The Biggest Celeb Real Estate News of the Summer
From Katie Holmes, who just purchased a Calabasas home near the Kardashian clan, to Beyoncé, who was reportedly hunting for her own New York apartment, there have been numerous happenings in the realm of celebrity real estate this summer. We've rounded up the juiciest details so you can stay on top of it all. Read on below and click for the full tour of each home.
The Lord of the Rings star snatched up a cool new loft apartment in downtown New York for $4.9 million—in the same Tribeca building where Taylor Swift lives!
Supermodel Heidi Klum put her Brentwood, CA estate on the market for a whopping $25 million. The 12,300-square-foot, Italian-villa-style home, which Klum purchased in 2010, is full of European charm after she spent six months renovating the property.
Reese Witherspoon listed her Brentwood, California estate for a cool $14 million. The home, which sits on three parcels of land purchased gradually from 2003 to 2013, boasts five bedrooms and five and a half baths.
Actor Michael C. Hall, best known for his role in Dexter, has listed his Los Feliz, Los Angeles home for $4.5 million. Located on coveted Nottingham Ave., the gated compound, which he purchased last year for $3.8 million, is tucked behind a lush entry garden and features six bedrooms and six bathrooms.
Actress and style star Kate Bosworth sold her Los Angeles home for $2.375 million to actor Vince Vaughn. The 2,890-square-foot home, which had been on the market for two months, features three bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms.
Actress and Academy Award-winner Renée Zellweger listed her Pomfret, Connecticut farmhouse for sale for $1.6 million. The Colonial-style home, dated from 1770, is lovingly known as the "Cotton Tavern," and boasts three bedrooms and two and a half baths.
After quietly marrying actress Alexis Bledel earlier this summer, Mad Men star Vincent Kartheiser listed his small renovated bachelor-pad bungalow in Hollywood for $800,000.
Beyoncé reportedly checked out a 4,045-square-foot penthouse in New York's Chelsea neighbourhood. The apartment, which features a massive terrace and five bedrooms, five and a half baths, a library, and an enviable walk-in closet, is reportedly half the size of the current home the singer shares with her husband, rapper and mogul Jay Z. Rumours swirled as to why the singer would be house-hunting without Jay Z.
Recently divorced from Orlando Bloom, Australian model Miranda Kerr purchased a Malibu beach home with an ocean view for $2.15 million. The three-bedroom home has an open floor plan with a galley kitchen and beamed ceilings. The property is close enough to the beach to walk and has a pool and pool house, a detached gym, and a brick courtyard.
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West purchased an 8,000-square-foot Hidden Hills estate formerly owned by Lisa Marie Presley. The luxurious French country-style home includes a vineyard and sits on three acres in the hills of Calabasas, CA.
Making way for her first child and a new home with fiancé Ashton Kutcher, actress Kunis listed her 5,000-square-foot Mediterranean-style home in Los Angeles for close to $4 million.
Maroon 5 frontman and The Voice judge Adam Levine and Victoria's Secret model Behati Prinsloo purchased a $4.55 million loft in New York's SoHo neighbourhood. The home features three bedrooms, 13-foot ceilings, an all-marble-clad master bath, and classic structural columns.
Katie Holmes snatched up a six-bedroom, six-and-a-half bathroom house on half an acre of land located on a quiet cul-de-sac in Calabasas, CA. The home features a pool and spa, sunken firepit, basketball court, and guest house.
22 Jump Street and Moneyball actor Jonah Hill listed his 2,000-square-foot New York loft for $3.8 million just over a year after having purchased the pad for $2.65 million. Though the space has been updated with a modern kitchen and bath, the apartment in a 1915 building still maintains its original charm through hardwood flooring and a large bedroom fireplace.
The Hunger Games star Liam Hemsworth shelled out nearly $7 million for a three-bedroom, three-bath compound in dreamy Malibu, CA. The seven-and-a-half acre property boasts a main house with two fireplaces, polished concrete and reclaimed wood floors, and an eat-in kitchen with a walk-in refrigerator.
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