Vanilla Ice flipping foreclosed South Florida manse for reality TV

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From the South Florida website: Vanilla Ice, the “Ice, Ice Baby” rapper and self-proclaimed seasoned house flipper, is going on camera with his latest project: the rehab of a 7,000-square-foot foreclosed South Florida mansion for which he bid $420,000 after it had been stripped bare by its former owners. Vanilla Ice, also known as Rob Van Winkle, said the DIY Network reality show — “sorta like ‘Pimp My Ride,’ except for houses” — will premier in the fall, chronicling the property’s transformation. “The previous owners took everything. They ripped out mirrors attached into the walls, the fridge, the files by the pool…at one point, the house was worth $2.4 million,” said the South Florida native. [more]

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