Flood-stricken Paradise Lakes prepares for new owner

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – Paradise Lakes have been sold. The sale of the flood-ruined mobile home park has been long-awaited.

The entire mobile home park has been flattened and is ready for a new owner and new homes.

An out-of-state company has bought this property for nearly 1.5 million dollars. And Bellevue’s mayor says they’re likely to rebuild

“My understanding is they own several other parks in the country, they’re a big company and I think they have every intention of coming back in with manufactured homes,” said Mayor Rusty Hike.

The city took a lien on the property last year after the former owner said he couldn’t afford the million-dollar teardown.

Now that it’s sold the that lien can be collected.

“We didn’t use any taxpayer’s money to clean it up. There might be a small percentage of it 12.5 percent but for the most part, FEMA covered the

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