The house with this sign appears to be empty. It's not in the best location, being located right on the corner of two busy streets. I wonder what happened to the family that was living there. Where did they go?
The talk usually starts with, "Did you see the foreclosure sign on blah, blah, blah?" "Oh yeah, I saw that one. I wonder if there are any more around?"
Then the conversation fades as we look down anxiously at our feet.