Selling a $5 Million, Seven-Story Basket Is No Picnic

Its size, location, and fundamental basket-ness make it tough to sell, even at a steep discount.

The former headquarters of the Longaberger Company in Newark, Ohio.

Photographer: Kristoffer Tripplaar/Sipa via AP Photo

"You might see it three or four miles off before you come around the bend, and then you say, 'That is a basket. That is unquestionably a basket,'" said Tom Rochon.

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