More Hendry Homes Selling - Large Landowner Goes Bankrupt
In distressed real estate, about 640 acres of land and excavated lakes on Church Road in southern Hendry county, almost went to sale for back taxes Thursday. Lake Trafford Independent Baptist Church, Inc., a non-profit located at 1207 Carson Road in Immokalee owes $507,000 in back taxes to Hendry County on it's vacant acreage on the Hendry/Collier county line.
But just before a tax sale was to be held Thursday morning at the Hendry courthouse, Delta Aggregate LLC bought the property, then filed bankruptcy, staying the sale until the Federal Bankruptcy Court gives permission for a sale. Delta had a lien against Lake Trafford Independent Baptist.
The president of the church organization is James Frederick Jr. who also is president of another non-profit, Steps To The Future Children's Home, Inc. located at the same Immokalee address.
Carl Gee, with a Georgia address is listed as a director of the Children's Home. A same name Gee, with a LaBelle address is the owner of Earth Vision Landscaping LLC, of Dellwood Terrace in Port LaBelle. Earth Vision was dissolved in September 2007.
From 12/6/2011 to 12/13/2011, there were 21 homes sold in the LaBelle area for an average price of $76,381. The homes (lowest priced are mobile homes) included:
|6)||$72,000||on||County Road 78|
|7)||$15,000||on||Fort Center Ave|
|8)||$265,000||on||Fort Denaud Rd|
|10)||$49,000||on||Kell Mill Blvd|
|11)||$210,000||on||Live Oak Ln|
|14)||$7,000||on||Noble Pine Dr|
|18)||$10,000||on||State Road 29 S|
|19)||$52,000||on||S Hickory St|
|20)||$73,000||on||SW Tradewinds Cir|
|21)||$30,000||on||W Palomar Cir|