LAKE CITY, Ga. — The Associated Press is reporting that a home built for ABC’s reality television show, Extreme Makeover, is the latest high-profile foreclosure property. The home, which was used as collateral on a $450,000 failed business loan, will go to auction on the steps of the Clayton County Courthouse August 5.

The four-bedroom mini-mansion includes a lobby that featured four fireplaces, a solarium, a music room and a plush new office. Employees and corporate partners of Atlanta-based Beazer Homes USA, which worked with Extreme Makeover on the January 2005 project, donated $250,000 in additional funds for the Harper family, including scholarships for the couple’s three children and a home maintenance fund.

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