Ah, to be part of the rich and famous. With their large homes and beautiful accessories, it’s no wonder every celebrity is always seen smiling. The burdens of credit debt or waiting to cash that recent paycheck are problems that don’t exist for Hollywood’s elite. Surrounded by state-of-the-art security systems and relaxing in their home cinemas, it appears that finances are one thing they don’t have to worry about. Here, we outline some of the most extravagant homes that help celebrities sleep well at night.
NICOLE KIDMAN – $4.8 MILLION, AUSTRALIA
Sometimes, multiple properties in the same country just aren’t enough. Nicole Kidman, Oscar-winning Hollywood idol and mother, owns properties in both the United States and Australia. And with a net worth of around $183 million, she can splash out on a couple of yachts, too. Her farmhouse in Australia acts as a modest retreat which she enjoys with her daughter – both entering her life in 2008.
IVANKA TRUMP – $4.1 MILLION, NEW YORK
You would think the daughter of the current US president and her real estate developer husband would drop megabucks on a huge place on the upper east side or somewhere similar – maybe even Trump Tower! However, Ivanka and Jared settled on their first home for their modest family of five. The couple co-purchased a $4.1 million dollar apartment with their joint account, not having to worry that it would put too much strain on either of their accounts.
ARIANA GRANDE & PETE DAVIDSON – $16 MILLION, CHELSEA
Singer-actress Ariana Grande and comedian Pete Davidson were the quirky couple everyone couldn’t stop talking about. They created a viral sensation with their breakout romance even though it only lasted a few months. The couple moved fast and took no time moving into a $16 million Chelsea homestead in New York together. It came fully equipped with four bedrooms, a theater, skylit swimming pool, and a juice bar. Shame this romance was destined to fail. Thank you, next…
TIFFANY TRUMP – $2.2 MILLION, CALABASAS
Considering the Trump real estate empire, it comes to a little surprise that Tiffany Trump’s former home was sold by her mother for $2.2 million dollars. The lavish household resides in the Calabasas neighborhood home to many other Hollywood elite and affluent individuals. Tiffany boasts a net worth of around $10 million as one of the youngest of the Trumps.
DREW BARRYMORE – $7.5 MILLION, CALIFORNIA
Drew Barrymore has captivated audiences since her early beginnings on E.T to other memorable roles. Drew’s may be an A-list celebrity but she still faces relationship problems like the rest of us. She recently listed her Hollywood hideaway home for $7.5 million dollars not long after her third divorce – this time from art consultant Will Kopelman.
DONALD & MELANIA TRUMP – $100 MILLION, NEW YORK
The Trumps were bound to make this list a second or third time. Donald and Melania Trump have a combined net worth just north of $3.1 billion before Donald’s new position as US President. With a large portfolio of properties to boast from, Trump and his family currently reside in the White House after begrudgingly moving out of his penthouse in Trump Tower in New York – which cost an estimated $100 million dollars.
EVA MENDES – $1.27 MILLION, CALIFORNIA
Actress Eva Mendes and her now ex-boyfriend George Gargurevich once shared and opulently beautiful 1,732-square-foot home with three bedrooms and two bathrooms. However, after their relationship went belly up back in 2010 Eva put the place on the market. She sold it at $1.27 million – almost quadrupling her initial investment back in 2002 at $584k. Currently, Mendes lives with husband Ryan Gosling and their two children. She upgraded her choice in men now let’s see if she can nab another good home to invest in.
BRITNEY SPEARS – $9 MILLION, CALIFORNIA
Pop icon Britney Spears has had a rough ride but she still shacks up in an amazing place. Her nine-million California Italian style villa is over 13,00 square feet comes with everything you need inside and out: gardens, fountains, and elevated gazebo. With so much noise in her everyday life, silence is golden for Spears who doesn’t mind the price tag of this estate.
JENNIFER ANISTON – $42 MILLION, BEVERLY HILLS
Most famous of the Friends Jennifer Aniston purchased this Beverly Hills house back in 2006 which cost $13.5 million at the time. Just a few years down the line, Aniston flipped this house for an outstanding $42 million. This Beverly Hills home comes with all the bells and whistles a gym, a huge garage, and five bedrooms just in the main house. After the separation from Justin Theroux in early 2018, the famous actress decided to try her hand at real estate again, with their $21-million Bel-Air property being put on the market.
CAMERON DIAZ – $4.25 MILLION, MANHATTAN
Married life seems to suit Cameron Diaz, who has shacked up with hubby Benji Madden since 2015. She has since sold her Manhattan apartment (worth a whopping $4.25 million!) and is settling down in a more modest $2.178 million property in Los Angeles. The new home, which was built in the 60s, represents a charming new move in what must be a far more relaxing lifestyle.
CHUCK LIDDELL – ESTIMATED $2.6 MILLION, HIDDEN HILLS
Heavy hitter and UFC champion Chuck Liddell retired only a few years ago. His vast career earned him enough paydays to retire in comfort and style. Wanting a domicile dojo Liddell acquired himself a peaceful 5,000-square-foot Hidden Hills homestead. Including a spa, five bedrooms, five bathrooms, a library, and an office – everything a retired champion needs. He shares the neighborhood with other influencers such as Kim Kardashian and Justin Bieber.
JUDD APATOW & LESLIE MANN – $11.5 MILLION, MALIBU
Award-winning writer Judd Apatow and his wife Leslie Mann locked down a luxurious 1930’s Malibu villa from late director Laura Ziskin in 2013. Not long after the initial purchase, the couple decided to give up the place and try to make a quick flip on it. They sold it quickly but they still lost about $500 k on the sale, a hit this power couple easily shrugged off.
KATE UPTON – $5.5 MILLION, BENEDICT CANYON
Kate Upton, the notorious Sports Illustrated swimsuit supermodel and her fiance, Justin Verlander, have bought a 5,000 square-foot mansion in Benedict Canyon for $5.5 million. The couple easily purchased the place with their combined net worth. The couple’s home includes a master suite with double closets and baths, a huge office area, a gourmet chef’s kitchen, and open living and family rooms.
KANYE WEST – $3.3 MILLION, HOLLYWOOD HILLS
Iconic couple Kanye West and Kim Kardashian have been noticed in the real estate scenes in the LA area. Kanye to sold his Hollywood Hills mansion in 2013, after calling it home for over a decade. He managed to scare out a buyer however his asking price of $3.3 million was reduced to $2.95 – not a bad way to refinance all in all.
KATE HUDSON – $5.3 MILLION, PACIFIC PALISADES
One day, Kate Hudson was faced with a choice. The How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days star could either move into a bigger house to accommodate her family or – in true celebrity fashion – buy the house next door! Hudson cashed out a huge $5.3 million for a mansion, boasting six bathrooms, five bedrooms, and a pool and spa for those stressful days. It remains unclear if this new purchase is a guest house, or if she will eventually move in. Either way, good for her!
JULIA ROBERTS – $4.5 MILLION, NEW YORK
Julia Roberts has often been known to keep her life private from the paparazzi – but not without a few property details slipping through the cracks. The actress, best known for Pretty Woman and Erin Brockovich, sold her Greenwich Village apartment in New York for $5.35 million – a whopping $850k more than the initial asking price. In line with her desires for discretion, she used the money to buy a secluded spot in Malibu away from prying eyes.
KATY PERRY – $4 MILLION, L.A.
Katy Perry is a multimedia sensation with many chart-topping hits; so it’s no wonder she can live like a true California Queen with a $4 million Mediterranean-style home. Special amenities include four bedrooms, five bathrooms, a walk-in closet. The backyard has a stunning view and a massive pool – a great place to watch some fireworks.
RYAN SEACREST – $11 MILLION, HOLLYWOOD HILLS
Award-winning actor and heartthrob Ryan Seacrest is one of the most sought-after names in Hollywood. The popular TV host, worth an estimated $380 million, is one guy you can bank on not to shy away from a life of royalty. Seacrest’s $11 million mansion in Hollywood Hills features a tennis court, swimming pool, and screening room, making it an architectural wonder filled to the brim with specially-selected elements. This glorious piece of art makes it the dream home for the rich and famous.
WILL SMITH – $42 MILLION, CALIFORNIA
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air moved as far as he could to the neighborhood of Calabasas, California. Calling it just a home would be an understatement: this estate originally cost Will Smith around $20 million and comes with all the amenities he needs. The property includes basketball courts, a golf course, a tennis court, a huge garage, and a recording studio. It is now worth more than double what Smith paid for it at $42 million, due to the additions he added to the estate.
BILL GATES – $147.5 MILLION, WASHINGTON
The man behind Microsoft, tech billionaire, and philanthropist Bill Gates boasts a $147.5 million dollar hideaway in Washington. Gates’ home also comes fully equipped with a series of home technologies and systems. It is a long way away from his humble beginnings and a great place to relax after a long day’s work.
NEIL PATRICK HARRIS & DAVID BURTKA – $5.5 MILLION EAST HAMPTON
Neil Patrick Harris and his hubby David Burtka scooped up an amazing East Hampton hideaway for $5.5 million. The castle includes over 13 acres of land with pool, tennis court, cabana, and a tea house. The interior is a two-story structure with four bedrooms, a library, master kitchen, and fireplaces throughout. You could say that this home is… legen-wait for it-DARY.
CELINE DION – $65 MILLION, FLORIDA
Celine Dion is a seasoned veteran of the entertainment industry and decided to construct herself a Bahamian-style wonderland in Florida. She added a water park to her 10,000 square foot home complete with pools, man-made rivers, and water slides. At a price of $65 million, this eight-bedroom mansion also comes with a beach-view, master kitchen, multiple dining areas, media, and game rooms as well as many other attractions.
CHRIS HEMSWORTH – $15 MILLION, BYRON BAY
Playing one of Marvel’s mainstays as Thor, Chris Hemsworth has racked in quite a profit from the franchise. This has allowed him to buy a nice piece of land in his homeland of Australia. He bought the place for $7-million dollar home and spent an additional $8 million to renovate it. He and his family have 11 acres to enjoy furnished with 11 bathrooms, eight bedrooms, a lagoon pool, and private seaside access.
LADY GAGA – $5.25 MILLION, HOLLYWOOD HILLS
Another Pop Icon with a Hollywood hideaway is Lady GaGa, who scooped up Frank Zappa’s home in Laurel Canyon. This Hollywood Hills legendary mansion covers almost 7,000 square feet with six bathrooms, seven bedrooms, two guest homes, and a staff house. It also includes indoor and outdoor kitchens, an entire art gallery, a recording studio, and a rooftop tennis court. This home truly has everything a Hollywood elite needs.
DWAYNE “THE ROCK” JOHNSON – $3.4 MILLION, FLORIDA
Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, has appeared in multiple roles of the last few years allowing him to have enough spare change to try his hand in the real estate ring. He recently bought up a 13,000 square foot property for $3.4 million that includes seven bathrooms, six bedrooms, a gym, large home theater, gardens, pool, and jacuzzi. Johnson does not need to worry about this investment turning a profit.
SELENA GOMEZ – $4 MILLION, TEXAS
Selena Gomez is a multi-talented lady who bought a home in the heart of Texas for her and her family. The Fort Worth mansion is 10,000 square feet and accompanied with seven bathrooms, five bedrooms, a luxurious home theater, two kitchens, parking for eight cars, and a gaming room. Not to mention an outdoor kitchen, saltwater pool, and a tennis court!
DJ KHALED – $10 MILLION, BEVERLY HILLS
The iconic superstar and entertainer DJ Khaled is well known for his lavish lifestyle. His Beverly Hills home is over 10,000 square feet has eleven bathrooms, a media room, huge kitchen with a breakfast area, maids quarter, seven bedrooms, a complete gym, recording studio, and a butler’s pantry. It is not just the inside that is opulent since the outside holds a spa, a living area, a sprawling lawn, a pool, outdoor kitchen, and two terraced patios.
LEONARDO DICAPRIO – $1.75 MILLION, BELIZE
Dicaprio is known for his series of outstanding roles and he has been in the business since he was a child. So he has been able to save up and buy himself an island utopia in Belize’s Blackadore Caye. Being an environmentalist, Leonardo tricked out the 104-acre property into an eco-resort inventing additional millions into it with a range of eco-friendly additions from food to vehicles. This incredible estate can hold 36 residential homes and 36 villas.
CHRISTINA AGUILERA – $13.5 MILLION, L.A.
Another Pop diva with her own unique taste is Christina Aguilera. Her 11,000-square-foot mansion was this starlet’s personal project, including a recording studio, walk-in closet, walls of shoes and more rooms all color-coordinated. Christina knows what she likes and is not intimidated by the price or others opinions.
JOHN TRAVOLTA – $12 MILLION, FLORIDA
John Travolta is a unique individual whether you agree with his beliefs or not. However, you will definitely agree that his Florida property is impressive. The $12 million compound is a home/airport including a long landing strip, airplane hangars, pools, and a golf course. We have to assume that he is still getting Grease residuals since his net worth is estimated at $160 million.
BRYCE DALLAS HOWARD – $2.9 MILLION, HOLLYWOOD HILLS
In 2006, actress Bryce Dallas Howard and her husband picked a gorgeous Mediterranean-style estate for their family. While the deluxe mansion went for a hefty $2.92 million, the couple opted to sell it just a few years later at a discounted price. It ended up going for $2.355 million, and, even though they lost out on a few hundred grand, we’re sure they’re doing just fine.
BRAD PITT – $60 MILLION, FRANCE
Previous power couple Bradgelina has dropped an astounding $60 million dollars on their French abode before things soured between them. This castle, yes, of course, houses 35 bedrooms, more than enough space for the famous family and adopted children. Angelina asserted that she filed for separation due to Brad’s alleged alcohol issue. Most of their fans wish to see this power couple back to their previous loving state. However, we wonder who will get a good ROI when and if they put this French Castle up for sale.
REESE WITHERSPOON – $20 MILLION, L.A.
Reese Witherspoon has also got an LA homestead. The 10,000-square-foot home is in the Pacific Palisades and is loaded with three guest suites and family bedrooms. The master suits come with their own private living room and there is a basement with a professional screening room. There is also a gym, outdoor living room, infinity pool, and more. Reese definitely has room to host in her home.
CHRIS EVANS – $3.5 MILLION, HOLLYWOOD HILLS
Another Marvel hero to make the list is Captain America – played by actor Chris Evans. It wasn’t a civil war but a bidding war that Chris had to win to acquire this 4,600 square foot mansion in Laurel Canyon. The property includes a master bedroom, dressing room, large floor-to-ceiling windows, and a steam shower. Chris has even built a spacious open-concept kitchen to nurture his love for cooking and keep the Captain fed.
BETSY DEVOS – $10 MILLION, HOLLAND
With a billion in the bank, buying this $10 million 12,000 square foot home in Holland was a drop in the ocean for Secretary of Education Betty Devos. This estate comes with an entire 1,100 square foot guest home, which is larger than the average person’s actual home. We could learn a few things from her!
KENDALL JENNER – $6.5 MILLION, HOLLYWOOD HILLS
Being a young A-list socialite means you have to have a Hollywood home. Social media icon Kendall Jenner already owns a series of homes at the young age of 22. She recently dropped $6.5 million on this 4,800 square foot Hollywood hideaway complete with five baths, a gym, massage room, six bedrooms, and a large walk-in closet. On the outside, there is a fireplace, a swimming pool, and several entertainment areas. Everything a growing A-lister needs.
BRUCE WILLIS – $9 MILLION, BEDFORD, NEW YORK
Bruce Willis has had many of action-packed roles under his belt most famously the Die Hard series. Willis is fond of the east coast buying himself a $ 9-million, 8,400 square foot manor in Bedford, New York. It comes complete with eight bathrooms and five bedrooms as well as a state of the art security system for this action hero.
ROBBIE WILLIAMS – $17 MILLION, LONDON
Robbie Williams likes to live large: while others buy mansions, Robbie bought an entire building. This $17 million property has five floors with 46 rooms together with a giant garage. It took Williams three years before he could move in due to the number of renovations he had put in. Now he calls it home and only worries about home insurance and tax.
JANE FONDA – $13 MILLION, BEVERLY HILLS
Jane Fonda is a household name able to wear multiple hats – one of them being a designer. She channeled this ability into her home in Beverly Hills that stretches over 7,000 square feet. She has customized and decorated it to her liking. This home comes with seven bathrooms, a giant walk-in closet, four bedrooms, a glass elevator, and an office surrounded by trees. The outdoor section comes complete with living room, deck with a fire pit, and solar-heated pool.
JARED LETO – $2 MILLION, HOLLYWOOD HILLS
Rockstar-turned-actor Jared Leto grabbed up a 2-story 4,000 square foot compound for $2-million dollars in the Hollywood Hills. The eclectic actor’s home comes with tropical landscaping covering the house’s exterior, four bedrooms, a huge pool, and his own fully-equipped recording studio. This allows Leto to indulge in any activity that he sees fit for the day as well as maintaining his privacy.
MANDY MOORE – $2.5 MILLION, PASADENA
Mandy Moore wanted to change things up a bit so she got herself a new chic place to fit her new style of living. The price of this upgrade was $2.5 million, this 3,500 square foot home came with three bathrooms, a spa-like bathroom, large kitchen with a breakfast nook, three bedrooms, and an office. In the backyard, there is private access to the pool with multiple patios.
HEIDI KLUM – $24 MILLION, L.A.
Heidi Klum is known for her beauty and being a supermodel and TV star. She has an equally beautiful Italian-inspired villa in LA. It is a 12,300-square-foot property with amenities ranging from eight bedrooms to a children’s playhouse – all tailored to Kulm’s liking.
DRAKE – $7.7 MILLION, HIDDEN HILLS
Rapper Drake has had his eyes on this hideaway in Hidden Hills for quite some time, getting it for a steal when he paid only $7.7 million compared to the $27 million asking price. This mansion comes complete with a gigantic set of swimming pools, waterfalls, and over-the-top decorated man-cave-type rooms that include a few secret passageways. We definitely get why Drake had his eye on this place and how good of an investment it is.
MILEY CYRUS – $2.5 MILLION, MALIBU
Another young diva with an opulent taste is Miley Cyrus. She snagged up a two-bedroom Malibu dream house with two acres of the lush landscape for $2.5-million. This home is a stark contrast to her personality as a wild child but every mega celeb needs a place to go to for peace and quiet.
RYAN LEWIS – $8 MILLION, SEATTLE
Ryan Lewis is known for his DJ-ing abilities but he doesn’t only drop beats he also drops big bucks on homes. He is rumored to shell out $8 million for a 7,610 square foot Seattle property. This stylish sanctuary comes with five bathrooms, four bedrooms, gold leaf ceilings, marble floors, a library, music studio, theater, and a whiskey bar.
HALLE BERRY – $8 MILLION, MALIBU
Halle Berry has called her house in Malibu home for 13 years. It is truly her Malibu dreamhouse measuring over 5,000 square feet with beach access by foot. It comes fully loaded with five baths, four bedrooms, a Jacuzzi, and a spa. With a place like this, we see why she has stayed for so long.
ANGELINA JOLIE – $24.5 MILLION, LOS FELIZ
Angelina Jolie locked down the Los Feliz mansion for just the right price. She now calls this six-bedroom house with a modern kitchen and a large dining area her home. Outside, she can enjoy a pool surrounded by lawns, gardens, and water features.
MARK WAHLBERG – $30 MILLION, BEVERLY HILLS
When your house and lifestyle are the inspiration for the hit show Entourage you know you have got a good place. Mark Wahlberg’s Beverly Hills home sits on two acres of land and costs $30 million. This mansion comes complete with six bathrooms, seven bedrooms, a movie theater, and a wide deck. The estate has everything a celeb and his growing entourage could want.
ADELE – $9.5 MILLION, BEVERLY HILLS
Adele has more than a few awards under her belt so buying $9.5 million home in Hidden Valley was not something she needed financial advice for. The home is in a gated community and has four bedrooms, each with a fireplace, two dining rooms, two living rooms, two baths and a master bedroom with two walk-in closets.
JOE JONAS – $3.7 MILLION, SHERMAN OAKS
Being part of the Jonas brothers means you are definitely well off. Joe Jonas recently purchased a two-story house worth $3.7 million in Sherman Oaks. At over 5,600 square feet, this mansion comes stocked with five bedrooms, six bathrooms, an open kitchen, several fireplaces, a walk-in shower, walk-in closet, office, home theater that seats seven, several pools, a dining room, and a breakfast bar. His financial advisor was initially worried when he realized Jonas was spending a large amount of money on rent in a short time, but all seems good for this popstar.
COURTNEY COX – $33 MILLION, MALIBU
Courteney Cox recently purchased a $33 million home in Malibu. The actress is known for Friends, so it was no surprise when she outright bought the home with no need for a loan. Courteney is also experienced in interior design so decorating this Malibu dream house was a passion project for her. The Malibu home has five bathrooms, four bedrooms, a tennis court, screening room, a saltwater swimming pool, and several guest cottages.
NOVAK DJOKOVIC – $15 MILLION, MIAMI
The second best tennis player in the world has a first-rate condo in the illustrious Eighty-Seven Park complex in Miami. The condo features a five-bedroom unit with a large dining area for easy hosting and encompassed by blooming green areas and a private garden.
MINNIE DRIVER – $2.5 MILLION, HOLLYWOOD HILLS
This next home was featured in Elle Decor, owned by Minnie Driver. This $2.5 million Hollywood Hills home is gypsy-inspired with a unique interior design. The style is her own and she feels cozy and at home, while others might find it a bit much for their taste.
TOMMY HILFIGER – $27.5 MILLION, FLORIDA
You may be wearing Tommy Hilfiger’s name on you now so you know this fashion designer lives an interesting an extravagant life. The eccentric Golden Beach Estate sits at over 14,000 square feet and has 10 bedrooms, eight bathrooms, and four entertainment rooms. The designer has, of course, put his own unique touches on it including a Micky Mouse statue.
MEG RYAN – $10.9 MILLION, SOHO
Meg Ryan’s loft is not like yours. It may appear fairly simple but the place is over 4,000 square feet with a 40-foot gallery, ebony wooden floor, exposed brick walls, floor-to-ceiling French doors, including 13 windows and eight closets in the master bedroom. Ryan designed and installed many of these closets as well.
THE OBAMA FAMILY – $5.7 MILLION, WASHINGTON, D.C
Former President Obama used to live in the White House but it may have been a little too big for him and his family. They now call an over 8,000 square foot house in Washington, DC with five bedrooms and a built-in fireplace. It is located in a prime location that is known to almost always return the property to its owners.
JENNIFER LAWRENCE – $8 MILLION, BEVERLY HILLS
Jennifer Lawrence’s home was formerly owned by reality star and country singer Jessica Simpson. This 5,500 square foot mansion is located in Beverly Hills and has five bedrooms with wardrobes decorated in a French style. It also has a lap pool located in a hidden backyard and surrounded by greenery. This is the perfect place for a starlet to get some down time in between films. She often stays in the house in between filming her Oscar-winning performances!
KEIRA KNIGHTLEY – $6 MILLION, NEW YORK
Keira Knightley has an amazing apartment in the hip TriBeCa neighborhood. The $6 million, three-bedroom home is over 3,000 square feet and has a private patio with a bohemian touch to it. The home matches the actress’ persona although she probably pays a lot for the insurance. Even with that, most are still envious of this bohemian hideaway.
JEFF FRANKLIN – $4 MILLION, SAN FRANCISCO
The show creator of Full House actually lives in the San Francisco home featured on the show. Jeff Franklin bought the place and restored it due to the sentimental value it had for him. With the success of the show, we can see why he decided to do this and how he had the cash to live in his dream.
HAYDEN PANETTIERE – $2.1 MILLION, NASHVILLE
Hayden Panettiere has had her eye on her hometown dream home in Nashville since she was a kid. Luckily since she worked a series of roles, she was able to buy it and make it her own. She inserted rustic elements and mementos from throughout her life. The home includes a large kitchen, cabin style living room, music room with guitars and more.
KYLIE JENNER – $3.3 MILLION, CALIFORNIA
Another one the Jenner girls on this list is Kylie with an almost 5,000 square foot mansion. The home has a black and white theme throughout and holds, a pool with a seating area, and three walk-in closets. We are sure this is a cozy casa for this fashionista.
JOHN KRASINSKI & EMILY BLUNT – $6 MILLION, BROOKLYN
LEA MICHELE – $3.3 MILLION, LOS ANGELES
Glee gal Lea Michele seems happy in her West LA home that cost about $3.3 million. Even though she is not much of a party girl, the home was still featured in InStyle’s magazine. This mansion contains multi-colored rooms and a big backyard.
MICHAEL PHELPS – $2.5 MILLION, SCOTTSDALE
After another round at the Olympic games, Michael Phelps returned to his five-bedroom home in Scottsdale, Arizona, that includes six bathrooms a large kitchen, dining room, and four fireplaces. This $2.5 million mansion is a great real estate investment and Phelps could even retire in it.
MARSHAWN LYNCH – ESTIMATED $3.3 MILLION, RICHMOND
Marshaw Lynch, all-American running back for the Oakland Raiders, decided to get himself an astounding 7,000 square foot manor in Richmond including a breathtaking view of the San Francisco Bay area. Lynch is not one for modesty when it compares to his NFL counterparts. This paradise includes five bedrooms, six bathrooms, a boat dock, home theater with elevator included. The all-star has locked down this slice of life for peace and relaxation and maybe even retirement. He shelled out an estimate of around $3.3 million for the estate back in 2012.
CARSON PALMER – ESTIMATED $25 MILLION, DEL MAR
Quarterback Carson Palmer may have retired from football back at the start of 2018, but his years on the football pitch playing for the Arizona Cardinals have provided him with a comfortable and affluent life for the rest of his days. His retirement home is an astonishing 8,000-square-foot Del Mar estate. The construction of this colossal chateau set the former Cardinal Quarterback roughly $24 million. It comes stocked with six bedrooms, eight bathrooms, and a fully equipped kitchen. It is more than a modest retirement home.
SETH MEYERS – $7 MILLION, GREENWICH VILLAGE
CHARLIZE THERON – $3.8 MILLION, CALIFORNIA
This Hollywood starlet nabbed her home from Beatle member George Harrison. Theron then lived in it from 2009 to 2013 before putting it back up on the market. Sources say she actually lost a good sum on the place – around $1.2 million. Even with two A-list celebs having lived there it was sold at a loss. Don’t feel too bad: we are more than sure Theron easily bounced back from this hit.
JENNIFER ANISTON & JUSTIN THEROUX – $22 MILLION, BEL AIR
TAYLOR SWIFT – $17 MILLION, RHODE ISLAND
LAUREN CONRAD – $5.2 MILLION, CALIFORNIA
When popular TV personality Lauren Conrad wanted to make some “side cash” on a real estate deal, she decided her Pacific Palisades estate would get the job done. While the 5,900-square foot mansion featuring a whopping five bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms, and two terraces (and that’s just the tip of the iceberg) was purchased for $4.4 million, the lucky reality star sold it for $4.99 mil. Not a bad return on an equally worthy investment.
PATRICK DEMPSEY – $14.5 MILLION, MALIBU
JON BON JOVI – $42 MILLION, NEW YORK
SYLVESTER STALLONE – ESTIMATED $10 MILLION, BEVERLY HILLS
DREW SCOTT – $2.3 MILLION, LOS ANGELES
Drew Scott knows the real estate game being on Property Brothers. He and his fiancee nabbed up a $2.3 million property in LA. Scott knows how to renovate and flip houses so we can expect this property to turn out pristine. Who knows, you might even see it on his show one day.
JONATHAN SCOTT – ESTIMATED OVER $10 MILLION, LAS VEGAS
The other property brother, Jonathan Scott, also wanted to build his own place this time in Las Vegas. Nothing holds back these brothers when it comes to renovations and decor. This Vegas villa has a guesthouse, swimming pool, pool house, outdoor theater, and a sports center. Once the Scott brothers finished putting their touches on it, it was said to be worth more than $10 million.
MIKE WOLFE – UNKNOWN, TENNESSEE
Mike Wolfe is known for his show American Pickers so he knows how to find what he is looking for. He picked out an over 5,000 square foot home in Tennessee with 32 acres of land. Picking is not Mike’s only passion he actually owns several other properties throughout the area.
DAN DOTSON – ESTIMATED OVER $600K, CALIFORNIA
SHERYL CROW – ESTIMATED $6 MILLION, NASHVILLE
JEREMY PIVEN – ESTIMATED $6.8 MILLION, HOLLYWOOD HILLS
PHARRELL WILLIAMS – ESTIMATED $11 MILLION, MIAMI
Back in 2007, the Happy singer Pharrell Williams spent around $12.5 million on an over 9,000 square foot penthouse in Miami complete with five bedrooms, seven bathrooms, movie theater, gym, Italian kitchen, modern art pieces, and furniture. Not to mention a gorgeous view of and outside it includes pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, outdoor kitchen, and a 7-car parking space. Even with all that he had to sell it for just shy of $11 million back in 2016.
LIONEL RICHIE – ESTIMATED $11.4 MILLION, BEVERLY HILLS
Lionel Richie has called Beverly Hills his home since 1999, and his home was featured in Architectural Digest in 2007. It is inspired by Italian relics and designed with ceilings and columns in a similar design. It comes decorated with 18th-century furniture throughout the 17,00 square foot villa. This includes six bedrooms, ten bathrooms, a music studio, a swimming pool, and even four garages. Being in the music industry has done Richie well, with his net worth reaching over $200 million. This makes it easy for him to maintain this $11.4 million dollar mansion.
ROBERT DOWNEY JR. – $11.9, EAST HAMPTONS
Iron Man‘s Robert Downey Jr. is one of the top-billed actors in Hollywood and has more money than most would know what to do with. He acquired a cottage in the East Hamptons called “Edward DeRose Windmill Cottage”. It contains a main house complete with seven bedrooms, four bathrooms, and a library and an office. Even the guest house has two bedrooms. Outside it holds a pool, tennis court, 3-car garage, and a studio.
JESSICA CHASTAIN – ESTIMATED $5.1 MILLION – NEW YORK
When Jessica got her first big payday she knew she wanted a new place – so she bought an over 3,000 square foot co-op apartment in Midtown Manhattan a few years back estimated around $5 million. This co-op includes nine bedrooms, a large library, entertainment room, large tub, and five fireplaces. It is surrounded with windows and high ceilings and adorned with antique furniture.
SCARLETT JOHANSSON – ESTIMATED $3.8 MILLION – L.A.
Another top billed Hollywood actress is Scarlett Johansson who dropped around $4 million for a four-bedroom place in Los Feliz in Los Angeles. At around 3,500 square feet, this mansion has everything she needs. It includes four bedrooms, six bathrooms, a walk-in closet, fireplace, kitchen with an open floor plan, and other amenities. Out back there is a swimming pool, spa, cabana, and additional space. The actress doesn’t have to worry about upkeep on this house with her big-budget roles.
KIMORA LEE SIMMONS – ESTIMATED $25 MILLION, BEVERLY PARK
Kimora Lee Simmons has style being a judge for America’s Next Top Model and you know this fashion icon has money in the bank. She can afford almost anything, including this opulent 20,000 square foot home in Beverly Park worth $25 million. This mansion is made in a Mediterranean style with has seven bedrooms, eleven bathrooms, a foyer with double curved staircases, marble floor, a swimming pool with spa, and a tennis court.
DIANE KRUGER – ESTIMATED $4.2 MILLION – NEW YORK
Diane Kruger is yet another famous actress who recently won an award for best actress from the Cannes Film Festival. So with rising notoriety, she decided to shell out $4.2 million on a hip eco-friendly apartment in Tribeca in downtown New York. The place is almost 2,000 square feet and has two bedrooms, a huge walk-in closet, and an office.
TOBEY MAGUIRE – ESTIMATED $3.3 MILLION, WEST HOLLYWOOD
The Spider-Man star Tobey Maguire snatched up a modern style home in West Hollywood for around $3.3 million. It houses three bedrooms, four bathrooms, a modern kitchen, a dining room breakfast bar, a large entertainment area with glass walls as well as an almost 50-foot long salt water swimming pool.
AARON RODGERS – ESTIMATED $8 MILLION – DEL MAR
Quarterback for the Green Bay Packers and NFL star Aaron Rodgers is an owner of multiple homes. One in Wisconsin where the team is located and where he lives during the NFL season, and the other in his hometown of Del Mar, San Diego. This includes six bedrooms, four bathrooms, a big swimming pool with Jacuzzi in the backyard, a full spa with sauna, beauty salon, basketball court, a football field, gym, gaming room, and a cinema. Being an NFL all-star means you play hard and work hard and get paid to do it all.
TRAVIS BARKER – ESTIMATED $2.8 MILLION, CALIFORNIA
Travis Barker is known as the drummer of Blink 182 but he also knows how to invest in real estate. He lives and owns in a large place in the Calabasas neighborhood but he invested over $2 million in the area. This 7,000 square foot property contains five bedrooms, six bathrooms, a fitness room, walk-in closet, family room, home theater, outdoor and indoor fireplace, swimming pool, spa surrounded by columns, and a fountain.
CIARA – ESTIMATED $6.7 MILLION, MEYDENBAUER
Ciara and her husband, Russell, live in a 10,500 square foot mansion in Washington’s Bellevue Meydenbauer Bay. This home comes with seven bedrooms and bathrooms, spiral staircases, walk-in closets, a wine cellar, theater room, and a lake. This American singer and NFL couple don’t have to worry about bills and loans when it came to raising their family here.
DENNIS QUAID – ESTIMATED $14 MILLION – MONTANA
Dennis Quaid owns a place out in Southwest Montana that he has had for just about 25 years. It rests on more than 400 acres of land with two ponds, riding paths, four cottages, horse stables, planetarium. This massive compound is over 5,000 square feet with two wings, three bedrooms, and four bathrooms. It contains living rooms with fireplaces built in a cabin-like fashion with stone, log and wooden floor layouts.
TIGER WOODS – $60 MILLION, FLORIDA
Golfing star Tiger Woods has seen his share of drama. But when it comes to living a life of glamor, the prolific celebrity sure knows how to get it done. Tiger’s Florida estate is worth upwards of a cool $60 million – but that’s just where the fun begins. Throw in a private jet and luxury yacht to go along with a few dozen high-scale vehicles and you can see how Woods can afford a new love affair every year or so.