Walt Disney birthplace home up for sale if you are interested!!!

Friday, September 25, 2009 7:49 PM

Current owners having no luck after a year of trying to sell it. Article briefly discusses Walt as a child including a picture of him in front of the house in Chicago.

Walt Disney house

Last edited by Chitown, Friday, September 25, 2009 7:49 PM
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Saturday, September 26, 2009 6:41 AM

Should have D23 announce its for sale. Someone will buy it then.

Makes sense for Disney/D23 to do something with it as part of their Walt Museum. Surprised they haven't. Granted Walt Disney wasnt in it long but still a part of his history.

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Saturday, September 26, 2009 12:11 PM

You wanna go halvsies, Ken?

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Saturday, September 26, 2009 11:32 PM

I am surprised he is having this hard of a time selling this house even if it doesn't have the Disney attachment to it. $199,000 for this size house seems reasonable.

Now with Disney being involved, you would think this is a steal.

Oh well, most people don't recognize Walt being from Chicago it seems.

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Sunday, September 27, 2009 1:57 PM

Raven-Phile said:
You wanna go halvsies, Ken?

That would certainly paint a bigger Disney Dork target on us.. :)

Hmmmmmm..... ::checks savings account::

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Sunday, September 27, 2009 2:52 PM

That house wouldn't go for half that in Cleveland.

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Sunday, September 27, 2009 3:21 PM

Wow. I need to buy property in Cleveland and hope for a turn around.

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Sunday, September 27, 2009 10:15 PM

Well we just happen to have a house for sale!

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Sunday, September 27, 2009 10:54 PM

I knew you were going to say that..

Ive heard your rants for property values.. I worry I get it and it continues downward.

But I guess at some point it has to turn around right? Im just not used to that.. But I live in a fairly major military/tourist area which really has been sheltered economically.

Let me know when you hit the low 20s Jeff :)

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Sunday, September 27, 2009 11:59 PM

Maybe they'd get more interest if they attached a big wizards' hat to the top of the home.

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Monday, September 28, 2009 7:19 AM

Maybe toss a set of mouse ears on the roof as well?

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Monday, September 28, 2009 12:41 PM

Maybe a hand, with a wand? Oh, I thought we were talking about making things uglier.

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Monday, September 28, 2009 1:01 PM

Wait! Dont forget a big year attached to it too. Perhaps Walts' birth year.

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Monday, September 28, 2009 2:25 PM

If you toss any Disney insignias on it the price would likely double, but I'm not sure there would be any more interest. :)

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