The fantasy of the housing boom has turned into the uncomfortable reality of the foreclosure crisis. According to news reports in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and elsewhere, the largest "Extreme Makeover" home ever built is now in foreclosure.

Beazer Homes constructed the 5,307-square-foot home in 2005, in fewer than five days, in a process covered by BUILDER.

Learn more about markets featured in this article: Atlanta, GA.