Brian Grazer, celeb producer whose film and TV shows have been nominated for 43 Academy Awards and 131 Emmys, and who won an Oscar for A Beautiful Mind, was ranked among the “100 Most Influential People in the World” by Time’s Magazine in 2007. Starting the same year, he listed his Malibu luxury residence and it was off and on the market until recently, when he sold it for $17 million.
Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick’s Calabasas digs on the market
Keeping up with the Kardashians stars, Kourtney Kardashian and her boyfriend, Scott Disick, have listed their luxury Calabasas digs for $3.5 million and reportedly paid $8.5 million for former NFL star Keyshawn Johnson’s 6 bedroom and 9-bathroom mansion , very close to unruly pop star Justin Bieber (fit for their growing family).
The Big Apple’s swankiest penthouse listed at $95M
The most exclusive penthouse in New York, sprawled over the three floors atop The Pierre Hotel is up for sale with a considerable price cut of $30, the original price being $125 million. The luxury abode, whose previous owner was Martin Zweig, contains 16 grand rooms, of which 5 bedrooms and 6 full and 3 half baths. Zweig’s impressive art collection and furniture is not included in the listing, though.
Bourdon House keeping up with the high-life style of its founder, Alfred Dunhill
Alfred Dunhill is not just a British world-class brand of luxury goods but the quintessence of high-class lifestyle. Burdon House, a historic Georgian mansion, which was once the Duke of Westminster’s home, is the seat of the London home of Alfred Dunhill. It is located in Mayfair district in the vicinity of other household names of luxury brands like Lanvin, Kitson and Aston Martin.
The building has three floors including stores selling its branded products as well as a bar and café, a screening room, a custom-made tailoring room, leather products area, a barber, and old-fashion gents’ club and a spa. The outdoor terrace features greenery, wrought-iron furniture and stone arches. On the main level there is the brand’s latest collection and basics whilst the second floor contains the quintessence of the brand’s luxury: a bespoke suit and shirt room featuring suit-material wallpaper. The adjoining room is actually a spacious area where art exhibits are displayed.
Simon Cowell has put 2 of his Beverly Hills digs on the market
English TV music and talent competition judge, TV producer and television personality, Simon Cowell has reportedly put up for sale his Beverly Hills homes.
Impeccable Mediterranean waterfront retreat in Boca Raton, Florida
A rather novel way of marketing a residence is what a Douglas Elliman real estate lady agent has opted for in the case of this magnificent waterfront estate (the largest residence in Boca Raton) which is on the market for $12.75-million, sitting on 0.82 acares in this sought-after city in Palm Beach County, Florida. She included in the price of the gated estate the owner’s limited edition Rolls-Royce Phantom, with his consent, of course. The jumbo offer looks so attractive on account of the luxurious and unique quality of the components.
Jim Parsons drops $6.3M on Twilight lovers’ – Robert Pattinson & Kristen Stewart – love nest
Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart just managed to offload their secluded restored Los Feliz mansion, L.A. – fully furnished – and the happy buyer is none other thanThe Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons who, together with his partner and art director Todd Spiewak, who just shelled out $6.375 million. The estate used to belong in turns to celebrities like British actor Tim Curry (The Rocky Horror Picture Show), E.R. actor Noah Wylie, Academy Award-winning cinematographer Robert Richardson (JFK, Inglorious Bastards, Kill Bill) and basketball star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
Ellen DeGeneres and Portia Rossi splash out $40M on The Brody House
The celeb comedienne and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres and her partner Portia Rossi have just purchased a most luxurious residence set on 2.3 prime acres in the Holmby Hills area of Los Angeles, dubbed as The Brody House. The couple paid a staggering $39.888 million for this spectacular 13,511-square-foot mansion designed by noted architect A. Quincy Jones and completed in 1951.
Venus Williams ditches her Hollywood Hills pied-a-terre
World champion tennis player Venus Williams has recently listed her Hollywood Hills pied-a-terre at a $100,000 loss. Situated at in the heart of Nichols Canyon, the luxury residence was bought eight years ago for $1.9 million but now has an asking price of $1,799,000. Nichols Canyon, which is located in the Los Angeles County area of the Hollywood Hills, begins at Hollywood Boulevard and ends just below Mulholland Drive.
Michael Strahan and Nicole Mitchell buy L.A. manse
The former NY Giants defensive end, Michael Strahan, and his wife, model Nicole Mitchell (Eddie Murphy’s ex-wife) are reportedly in contract to shell out $16 million on a mega-mansion in Brenthood, Los Angeles.