KANSAS City, Kan. (WDAF) – The final two a long time we have seen the housing sector boom with frenetic dwelling obtaining wherever many provide higher than list rate, and some future buyers find fixer-uppers for their initially household.
One property in close proximity to North 65th Terrace and Leavenworth Road in Kansas Metropolis, Kansas, may well not be on a new home owner’s affordability listing, with a listing price tag at $540,000, but the history of the home could possibly be of some desire.
The 2,888-square-foot, solitary-relatives residence was constructed in 2007 as component of the strike Tv clearly show “Extreme Makeover: House Edition” or “Extreme Property Makeover” hosted by Ty Pennington.
The episode that aired in January 2008 featured U.S. Maritime Daniel Gilyeat and his spouse and children. Gilyeat was on a tour of obligation in Iraq when a bomb hit his truck, leading him to go through important accidents and the reduction of his still left leg.
Nexstar’s WDAF spoke with Gilyeat back in 2014 as he confronted accomplishing some fix perform on the house on his individual, which include do the job on large cracks in the ceiling he stated had been there given that the starting. He had not heard from the contractor since 2008. WDAF did reach out to the contractor at the time but never listened to back again.
In 2010, Gilyeat ran for the 3rd Congressional District seat in Kansas, subsequent Dennis Moore’s retirement. Nowadays, Gilyeat evokes wounded soldiers throughout the United States, in accordance to his on-line biography.
Gilyeat is not at this time shown as the proprietor of the dwelling and now resides in Florida. He appeared on Fox News’ “The Five” past year and received a tract wheelchair.
According to Zillow, the property was 1st stated for sale in Might 2021 for $459,950 and taken out in July 2021.
The house was stated yet again for sale by Platinum Realty in April 2022 for $565,000, with the value dropping to $540,000 in May well 2022.
According to Platinum Realty’s listing, the property sits on 1.186 acres and has 4 vehicle garages, two connected and two detached. The home was built with no stairs to aid Gilyeat get close to less complicated due to his leg.
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