Chip and Joanna Gaines space being sue for a gate they put up to different their residential or commercial property from a payment parking lot.


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Waco"s power couple is fighting a significant lawsuit over their Magnolia sector property.

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Chip and Joanna Gaines, the well-known HGTV Fixer upper duo, room being sue for $1 million for a door they placed up to different their residential or commercial property from one alleyway, follow to the Waco-Tribune Herald.


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Shoppers pass by the door crossing a driveway ~ above the south end of Chip and Joanna Gaines' Magnolia market in Waco, Texas, Wednesday, December 7, 2016. Chip and Joanna Gaines, the well-known HGTV Fixer upper duo, space being sue for $1 million for a door they put up to different their property from an alleyway, follow to the Waco-Tribune Herald. (Tom Fox / staff Photographer)

The ahead owner the the land had a lease covenant with the Gaineses that allowed their customers and employees to use the residential or commercial property for cost-free parking.

When the land was marketed to Farmer, he made decision to charge people $10 come park there.


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Magnolia sector at the Silos in Waco.(Maria Halkias)

The couple was unable to with an covenant with Farmer over the an are they were trying to purchase from him, for this reason Chip Gaines put up a gate between their property and the alley.

The couple"s attorney, Robert Little, said castle did for this reason to do it clear the they were no the persons charging human being to park there, yet Farmer states the gate partly restricts access to his land.


Farmer own 25 percent the the easement in the alley, at&t owns 25 percent and Magnolia industry owns 50 percent.

In October, Farmer filed a lawsuit versus the couple and is seeking in between $200,000 and $1 million in damages.

The lawsuit likewise asked the referee to worry a temporary restraining order that would pressure the couple to take under the gate, which was denied.


"Chip is just trying to strong-arm me since he doesn"t want to salary what i am asking for that lot," Farmer said.


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