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Top-Priced Celebrity Homes Listed for Sale Now

Zillow By Erika Riggs Despite their presence on the big screen or the number of records they've sold, most celebrities don't live in $20 million, $30 million or $50 million homes. Rather, many buy a place for less than $10 million -- far from spare change -- but nowhere near the kind of properties found topping the... Continue Reading »

Ellen and Portia List (Yet Another) Beverly Hills Home (House of the Day)

By Amy Schellenbaum Real estate aficionados Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi have just listed yet another of their properties, this time a fairly unassuming penthouse in Beverly Hills, asking $899,000. It's a drop in the bucket for the couple, who, reminder, just laid down $26 million for a John Saladino-designed... Continue Reading »

Madonna Sells NYC Condo at a Discount

By Sara Polsky The residents of the Upper West Side's Harperley Hall probably woke up happy this morning: their neighbor Madonna has finally sold her combo co-op in the building. The buyer, the Journal reports, is hedge fund manager Deepak Narula, who paid "considerably less" than the apartment's most recent $19.995... Continue Reading »

Drew Barrymore Lists Montecito Home for $7.5 Million (House of the Day)

By Erika Riggs Although she walked down the aisle in the backyard, Drew Barrymore's home near Santa Barbara doesn't seem to have too much of a hold on her. The actress has listed the Montecito, Calif., home for $7.5 million just a year after getting married, according to property records and The Real Estalker... Continue Reading »

'Biggest Loser' Trainer Jillian Michaels Lists LA Home (House of the Day)

By Erika Riggs For sale: a home literally built on sweat and difficult workouts. Jillian Michaels, the raspy-voiced trainer who built a fitness empire through workout books, videos and starring on NBC's "The Biggest Loser," just listed her house for $2.45 million. The listing doesn't include an indoor gym in the... Continue Reading »

Alec Baldwin Lists Central Park West 3-Bedroom for $9.5 Million

After a tease this weekend, it looks like actor/future mayor Alec Baldwin's pad at the El Dorado on Central Park West is officially for sale. As mentioned, the place is asking $9,500,000 for its 3,000 square feet with 3BR, 3.5BA and a staff's quarters. It's got some nice views, being on the 22nd floor, but we actually... Continue Reading »

'Law & Order's'  Munch in a Housing Crunch?

It used to be that most Hollywood actors agreed to press interviews when they had a new project to promote. Now there is a new reason: They have a house to sell. Take Richard Belzer, who plays Detective John Munch on "Law & Order: SVU." In real life, he plays one of the hapless home sellers who already has... Continue Reading »

Weiner's Queens Apartment Now Off the Market

Just a little while before Anthony Weiner announced to the world that he didn't have sex with that woman (whoops, wrong politician!), he and his "is she pregnant or not?" wife Huma Abedin withdrew from the market a Forest Hills Gardens co-op they had had listed for $449,000. Good thing, since the disgraced congressman has... Continue Reading »

Ellen DeGeneres & Portia De Rossi Selling Beverly Hills Estate

Is America's most famous same-sex couple selling their lavish Beverly Hills estate? Our sister site, ShelterPop, seems to think so. Ellen and Portia bought the sprawling 12,000-square-foot property in 2007 for $29 million. They've since bought three adjacent homes to expand their massive private oasis -- so why sell so... Continue Reading »

Whoopi Goldberg Drops Price of Vermont Ranch 34%

Whoopi Goldberg has reduced the price of her partially fenced 745-acre ranch in Vermont. She gave "The View" viewers an exclusive tour of the property back in February 2009, just before she first put it on the market. The home went up for sale on June 19, 2009, for $3.5 million and is now listed for $2.3 million with... Continue Reading »

Celebrity Homes: Justin Long's House for Sale

Actor Justin Long has transitioned from Apple spokesman to Hollywood up-and-comer with his boyish charm in just a few short years -- but his future in real estate may be less than promising. After two price reductions on his three-bedroom, four-bathroom home, the "Going the Distance" star has listed the home for $1.649... Continue Reading »

Biggest Loser: Celebrity Home Edition

The "Great Recession" has been anything but great for most peoples' bottom line. According to the National Bankruptcy Research Center, over 1.5 million people have declared bankruptcy in 2010, while RealtyTrac reports that 1.05 million homes went into foreclosure the same year. Both of these rates are record high... Continue Reading »

Soap Star Sells Remodeled Home in Less Than a Week

Justin Torkildsen can tell you that when you price a house right, it can sell fast, even in this economy. The former Bold and the Beautiful soap star put his Los Angeles home on the market for $1.15 million on March 10, reports the Real Estalker, and had it under contract and in escrow four days later. As a newlywed, he... Continue Reading »

Is Jennifer Aniston's Home Worth $42 Million?

Jennifer Aniston just listed her eco-friendly Beverly Hills, Calif., bachelorette pad for a whopping $42 million. The 10,000-square-foot home, with stunning 180-degree views of Los Angeles, was designed by mid-century architect Hal Levitt and last year featured in Architectural Digest after Aniston gave it an eco-friendly... Continue Reading »

Katey Sagal Downsizes to Bel Air Home

Right on the heels of winning a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series, Katey Sagal sold her Hollywood Hills, Calif., home to downsize to a home in West Bel Air. Huh? Shouldn't she be movin' on up? I guess this television vet -- better known for her role as Peg Bundy in Married With Children --... Continue Reading »

Adam Carolla Selling His 'Overbuilt' L.A. Hills Home for $1.3M

Comedian and podcast king Adam Carolla is selling his first home -- a French Normandy-style home above Hollywood that he says was structurally "a dump" when he bought it. But Carolla says that the improvements he's made make it worth the $1.3 million asking price for a bachelor; a young, gay or straight couple; or... Continue Reading »

Eleanor Roosevelt's $14M NYC Townhouse Perfect for Bush Twin

Eleanor Roosevelt's four-bedroom Upper East Side townhouse is on the market for a stately $14.5 million. The former first lady lived between 1956 and 1958 in the building on 62nd Street, which is flanked by Second and Third avenues. For that price tag, we would hope to at least have an eagle's view of the Manhattan... Continue Reading »

Rapper Fat Joe Selling Florida House for $1.9M

Rapper Fat Joe is selling his Plantation, Fla., home for $1,999,000, which could be considered a deal when compared to neighboring houses for sale, and by how much he dropped the price about eight months ago. His house at 1203 NW 121st Ave. was priced at $2,399,000 in October 2009, but in December 2009 the price dropped... Continue Reading »

Celebrity Homes on HousingWatch This Week

So many celebrities, so little time! This week we covered: Kim Kardashian bought a new $3.5 million Beverly Hills home (left). Must be making room for baby. "Dallas" star Larry Hagman put his California home up for sale. Ironically for the ex-TV oil baron, it's the largest solar-powered home in the country.... Continue Reading »

Moving Up With Kim Kardashian

Reality television personality Kim Kardashian has purchased a furnished home in the Beverly Hills Post Office area -- that is, within the 90210 zip code. She paid about $3.5 million for the two-story, gated home, reported the Los Angeles Times. (What's with all the gates in L.A., anyway?) The Tuscan-style 5-bedroom,... Continue Reading »

I Want This $7.9M Palisades Beachfront Home

It's hard to search for practical homes in Los Angeles when you keep coming across stunning properties like this dream house. How can I resist this beachfront Pacific Palisades 3-bedroom, 4.5 bath home with Hollywood Royalty as a former owner. It's got everything you could want in L.A. And did you see the pool?! Yeah, I... Continue Reading »

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