Tag: Elvis

  • Elvis Presley's Home a Teardown? Hard Rock Cafe Founder Peter Morton's Plans for His House

    Presley's West Coast Home Ready for the Wrecking Ball?

    The King's castle might be coming down. Elvis Presley's sprawling former home in Beverly Hills, Calif., reportedly sold for $9.8 million in December, and now the new owner wants to tear it down, according to The Real Estalker. Just who is this new owner? Oh, he's a hound dog, alright. It's Peter Morton,... Continue Reading

  • Elvis' 'Graceland' Deal: 55 Years Ago for $1,000 Down

    Elvis' 'Graceland' Deal: 55 Years Ago for $1,000 Down

    Just over 55 years ago, Elvis Presley pulled off a rocking purchase for his parents: He bought them a 14-acre Memphis mansion known as "Graceland." The pop-culture icon, who had already bought one home for his parents in Memphis, was able to purchase the $102,500 mansion, which has been converted into a museum,... Continue Reading

  • House of the Day: Elvis Almost Slept Here

    House of the Day: Elvis Almost Slept Here

    When I last saw Elvis at the 7-Eleven, he was wondering how things would have turned out for him if his family hadn't moved from his birthplace in Tupelo, Miss., to Memphis when he was 13. My guess is that he would have been trying to score a job at the new Toyota plant and would have been eyeing this home as... Continue Reading

  • Lisa Marie Presley Sells L.A. Home for $5M

    Lisa Marie Presley Sells L.A. Home for $5M

    There won't be any more Elvis spottings around Hidden Hills, Calif. The King's daughter, Lisa Marie Presley, has sold her ranch home in the gated Los Angeles community for $5 million. It had been listed at $6,995,000. The princess of rock'n'roll, singer Lisa is the only child of Elvis and Priscilla Presley. She... Continue Reading