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This is the house where FBI wiretaps helped cook Rod Blagojevich’s goose, the house that Patti Blagojevich posted as collateral for bond when her husband was awaiting sentencing on corruption charges, and the site of multiple news conferences since then. Earlier this year, Rod Blagojevich left this home to begin his 14-year prison term.
The home was on the market for $1.07 million in October, and the price then dropped to $998,000, still about double the price they paid in 1999. The home has three fireplaces, a library, music room and a gym. It was temporarily taken off the market this spring, with Patti Blagojevich citing the stress and upheaval of her husband’s jail term as the reason.