From famous actors to former cast members of Saturday Night Live, there is a lot going on in the world of celebrity real estate in Southern California. Here is some of the latest news in celebrity real estate in Los Angeles.
Charlie Sheen’s Market Activity
Charlie Sheen has been heavily involved with the Southern California real estate market recently. About a month ago, the actor sold a home in Sherman Oaks’ Mulholland Estates community for $6.6 million in an off-market transaction. Now, he has placed another home within the same community on the market for $6.099 million. The 6,625-square-foot Spanish-style house, which sits on close to an acre and backs a hillside, features a gated courtyard with a fountain feature. In addition to boasting 5 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms and a powder room, the home also features a master suite, a formal living room with fireplaces, multiple patios, a fire pit, a swimming pool and a spa.
Sheen purchased the property in 2012 from Tom Gores, owner of the Detroit Pistons. Same Gore, who is the chairman of Paradigm Talent Agency and his ex-wife, actress Jensen Buchanan, are other former owners of the home.
Tony Shalhoub’s Windsor Square Mediterranean Listed
Actor Tony Shalhoub, who is best known for his roles in Wings, Monk and Men in Black, and his wife, actress Brook Adams, have listed their Windsor Square Mediterranean home for $3.988 million. Located at 248 South Van Ness Avenue, the 4,379-square-foot home rests on a double lot and features 4 bedrooms and 3.5 baths. Other features of the gated home include grand scale living and dining rooms, a center island kitchen, a spacious family/media room and a great room. Outdoor features include a resort-quality saltwater pool and spa surrounded by vegetation, a secret sunken garden, an outdoor kitchen and a detached garage with a guest apartment. The 17,865-square-foot property was last sold for just $675,000 in 1993.
Johnny Galecki Lists His Hollywood Hills Home
Johnny Galecki from The Big Bang Theory has listed his Hollywood Hills home for $1.995 million. Previously owned by Patrick Dempsey and situated above the Sunset Strip, the 1,700-square-foot home offers views of the city skyline. Other features of the gated property include a sunken seating area surrounding a fire pit, a hot tub with a waterfall and a long driveway for extra privacy. Galecki reported purchased the home for $982,509 from Patrick Dempsey in 2001. The actor recently purchased another Los Angeles home in July for $9.2 million. He purchased the six-bedroom Mediterranean-style villa for $9.2 million from Jason Statham.
Laraine Newman Drops Price on Spanish-Style Home
Laraine Newman, who was one of the original cast members of Saturday Night Live, has reduced the asking price on her 3,108-square-foot Spanish-style home in Los Angeles. Initially listed for $2.59 million in 2015, the comedian is now asking $2.4 million. Newman originally purchased the 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom home with her husband in the late 1970s for $279,000. The home has gone through major updates in recent years while still maintaining the original period details. Features of the home include a master bathroom with a soaking tub, a shower and double vanities. The home also features a private
office located just off of the master bedroom, a combined den and kitchen with a marble top center island, a grand entrance foyer and a garage with an 18-foot ceiling. Outdoor features include a pergola-covered patio area, an outdoor pool and a waterfall.
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(all data current as of 5/29/2017)
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