10 Celebrity Homes That Are on the Market Right Now
And how much they?ll cost you
We’ve all been there. One minute, you’re casually flipping through the pages of Architectural Digest. The next, you're poring over photos of the latest singer/actor/reality star’s gorgeously renovated home and fantasizing about how you could make it yours. The good news? Several big stars have homes on the market right this minute. The bad news? They will cost you. Read on to see how the rich and famous actually live.
Billy Joel’s Palm Beach Retreat
On the market for $27 million
After 40 years of hit-making, the Piano Man seems to be doing pretty well for himself. Feast your eyes on this gorgeous Palm Beach compound, just 300 feet off the water with private dock access and a pool steps from the ocean. The house was renovated in 2015 and features seven bedrooms, seven and a half bathrooms, a breathtaking two-story great room and a massive chef’s kitchen. The listing includes the main property, as well as an undeveloped adjacent one—you know, if the 9,000-square-foot modern Mediterranean mansion doesn’t already have everything you need.
Christie Brinkley’s Historic Hamptons Home
On the market for $29.5 million
Lest she be outdone by her ex, supermodel Christie Brinkley is also set to sell an incredible oceanfront home. Her 20-acre Hamptons estate was originally built in 1891 and includes a four-bedroom, five-bathroom main house; a four-bedroom, two-and-a-half-bath guesthouse with greenhouse; a barn/artist’s studio; a four-car heated garage; and a 50-foot observation tower to keep an eye on it all. The rambling grounds also include multi-level stone terraces, wisteria-covered pergolas, walking trails, a private pond, a tennis court, and an oversize heated pool and spa.
Tom Hanks’s Double Deal
On the market for $18 million (or $8.75 and $9.25 million, respectively)
Pacific Palisades, CA
When you’re a mega-star like Tom Hanks, one gorgeous L.A. mansion simply won’t do. Hanks (and lady love Rita Wilson) currently owns three neighboring properties in the ritzy Pacific Palisades neighborhood and is looking to unload two. The first is a 3,900-square-foot Spanish-style stunner with four bedrooms, five bathrooms and a fully remodeled chef’s kitchen with killer views of the nearby canyons. The second property, a more traditional English country-style home, boasts seven bedrooms (six of which are suites), seven bathrooms and over 7,260 square feet of living space—not to mention the lush and expansive backyard oasis. Buy one, the other, or both and you may even get some famous neighbors in the deal.
Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo’s Pre-Baby Pad
On the market for $17.5 million
Beverly Hills, CA
With a baby girl due this fall, Maroon 5 rocker Adam Levine and his supermodel wife are unloading their impressive Cali digs in favor of New York City living. The home sits at the end of a long, gated driveway on three and a half acres with unprecedented views of Benedict Canyon from almost every angle. Clocking in at 7,100 square feet, it’s got an uber-modern great room, screening room, gourmet kitchen, separate gym/spa and a two-story garage with a collector’s lift. There are five bedrooms, seven bathrooms and, of course, a pool worthy of a supermodel and the rock star who loves her.
Cher’s Former Sanctuary
On the market for $85 million
Beverly Hills, CA
Talk about celebrity pedigree. The massive Beverly Hills estate once owned by both Cher and Eddie Murphy is now an equestrian’s dream. Featuring five stables, two horse rings and miles of hiking and riding trails on 16 acres, the property’s main house is a whopping 20,000 square feet of luxury (and it’s currently being completely renovated). There’s also a 7,000-square-foot Moroccan-style guesthouse and a stable house. Oh, and it’s all located minutes from Rodeo Drive and The Beverly Hills Hotel.
J. Lo and Marc Anthony’s Country Compound
On the market for $9.5 million
During their ill-fated marriage, J. Lo and Marc Anthony called this gated Long Island property home. The main house is a 16-room red brick mansion originally built in 1941 and renovated to reflect the glamourous tastes of its superstar owners. There are 10 bedrooms, 13 bathrooms, a mahogany paneled library, a state-of-the-art chef?s kitchen, a professional-grade movie theater and a recording studio. Hey, she?s just Jenny from the block.
Britney Spears’s Sweeping Estate
On the market for $7.995 million (reduced from $8.995 million)
Thousand Oaks, CA
Miss Brit recently lowered her asking price for this gorgeous Lake Sherwood Spanish-style home by $1 million. The house is striking, with 8,500 square feet spread out over a single story, and features a great room, home theater, game room, massive chef’s kitchen and wine cellar—in addition to five bedrooms, seven bathrooms and a seven-car garage. Outside, a covered patio and outdoor living room overlook a massive pool with a built-in waterfall. Perfect for the pop star in all of us.
Matt Lauer’s Hamptons Hideaway
In contract for $3.95 million
Rumor has it that the Today Show host recently snatched up Richard Gere’s Hamptons estate for $36.5 million—making this charming Southampton cottage seem downright modest. The bright and sunny waterfront property has three bedrooms, two baths, a cathedral-ceiling living room with fireplace and an enclosed porch. Sitting on almost an acre, the outdoor space includes dock access and a massive deck perfect for waterfront entertaining or that early morning cup of joe.
Tony Romo’s Southern Charmer
On the market for $1.05 million
Want to live in Texas? In a gated, guarded golf course community managed by The Four Seasons? If that’s your kind of thing, you can nab the Cowboys QB’s contemporary California-style six-bedroom, six-bathroom home just outside Dallas. There’s a two-story entrance foyer and great room, master suite with jetted tub, frameless shower and his and her walk-in closets—not to mention plenty of green space to throw the pigskin.
Kylie Jenner’s Starter Home
On the market for $3.9 million
Keeping up with the Kardashians, indeed. After just over a year, 19-year-old Kylie Jenner is selling her first home for nearly $4 million dollars. The 4,800-square-foot Tuscan mansion includes five bedrooms, seven bedrooms, a luxe master suite, a movie room and—of course—a glam room. Word on the street is that Kylie is now bunking in a $6 million 7,000-square-foot home in nearby Hidden Hills. Ah, to be young and reality TV royalty.