Lawmakers want to sell surplus real estate to close California's huge budget deficit. The unused space is worth billions of dollars.
Maintenance on that property costs taxpayers millions of dollars a year-- money that could be spent better in other areas.
More creative ways are also being kicked around to raise cash. A proposal is on the table to sell naming rights to state owned buildings. That means, if you the price is right, you could have your name plastered on the side of a building