The first photos shock inside Serena Williams’ dilapidated childhood home as King Richard shares his plan if he wins the fight
Photos taken inside Serena Williams’ dilapidated childhood home can be revealed for the first time – as her father ‘King Richard’ insists he will not give up his legal battle to save her.
Last week, The US Sun revealed that a judge had dismissed his lawsuit against the estranged wife Lakeisha Williamswho allegedly forged his signature on his title deeds fl home a few years ago.
Lakesha, 44, used the address to borrow $255,000 from “hardcore moneylender” David Simon, who It allegedly blew up on a failed trucking business along with “junk food and mindless vibes,” according to court the documents.
Richard And His son, Shavuita Laysanthose who have She spoke exclusively to The US Sunclaims he was already ready to divorce Lakesha when it was revealed that she had forged his signature.
She is now being sued by Simon, who wants to sell the house at auction to recoup his losses, which now It’s $623,000, including interest and attorneys’ fees.
Although the lawsuit was dismissed, Richard, 80, and his family were not giving up on getting the property back, and Done They say they are now looking for new legal counsel.
sick Richard, who has He had several strokes and had some communication problemsHe said the house was “beautiful” when he lived there SerenaAnd Venusand them Oracine’s mother his second wife.
“The house is easily worth a million dollars,” he stressed, though this figure is in dispute due to its deteriorating condition.
“Ten acres of land is incredible,” said Richard, explaining that he would like to demolish the house and build a new property, adding: “I don’t need the past any more if I keep it.” [focusing] In the past, I wouldn’t do much.”
But he admitted, “I don’t know if I’m going to get it back or not. I don’t know if I can or not.”
He continued, “I don’t need a big house anymore. I’d like to destroy the house, but the history is incredible.”
“Somebody should come and look at me. But if I can pull it down, that would be great.”
He said he fell in love with Plexha, whom he met at a tennis event in Miamiwas “a good wife at one point,” but now he’s desperate to take legal action and finalize the divorce.
Richard insists he does not hold a grudge against his ex-wife, as he cares about her son most of the time and is in contact with her, but Chavoeta is left in a rage by her shocking behavior.
Pictures The house appears to be in poor conditionWith an old tennis racket on the court, Surrounded by overgrown bushes.
long legal battle
“I found out that the house was signed to Lakesha, and then as soon as I found that information, I went to my dad and said, Dad, the house isn’t in your name anymore,” Shavuweta said.
“He told me Lakeisha told him the house was in my name, not hers. So I went to court in Palm Beach and printed the documents.
“I said, ‘Dad, how can the house be in my name?’ He says it’s Lekesha Williams, right here. Then we just decided to start legal action from there.”
“It was kind of awkward filing for divorce between Lakesha and my dad. My dad filed for divorce and I want to say Lakesha filed for divorce at the same time.
“I myself haven’t had any conversation with Lakeisha, and I don’t feel like I need to have any conversation with Lakesha. But she yelled and sent a whole bunch of things my way.”
He said he is now focused on continuing the legal battle and File a claim for damagesDescribing the situation as “terrible” and admitting that his father was “afraid” of what was happening.
Chavoeta admitted Serena She and her sister aren’t too concerned about what happens to their old house but they make sure it is taken care of amidst it Toxic situation with his ex-wife.
He thought Richard and Lakesha had momentarily reconciled when she stop their divorce She asked the courts to dismiss the case, but the family denied this.
Her lawyer stated that they “engaged in an active married life including having regular weekly sexual relations including but not limited to January 9, 2022”.
Although she and Richard are still on good terms for the sake of their 10-year-old young son, Dylan Tennis Coach insists that he has been desperate to divorce her for years and that they were not romantic.
The house where serena is Venus Trained to be greats at tennis, the grounds and main house are rotting, and cars appear to have been abandoned on the property.
New Florida home
According to court documents, There is also internal damage from the leaky roofThe bathrooms are in filthy condition and the AC units are falling apart.
Rather than lose the house, Lakeisha wanted to pay off her debt in installments, starting at $8,293 for the first 15 months, $8,033 for the next 24 months, and $8,083 for the last 21 months.
But Simon claims Leksha’s monthly income is not enough to support the plan, and she has allegedly not made any payments yet against the house.
Richard, portrayed by the Academy Award winning actor will Smith In the Hollywood Biopiclikely to lose the property he bought in 1995 for $355,000 with Serena and Venus’s mother before their divorce in 2002.
The us sun earlier revealed that richard is They now live in a new home in West Palm Beach, owned by Serena, who paid $815,000 for the one-story property in June 2015.
The place is perfect for Richard’s reported fragile condition — all on one floor, with four bedrooms, five bathrooms, and over 4,160 square feet of room.