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by Jamie Lee Curtis Granderson at . Comments

Could Taylor Swift be the mystery buyer of a $20 million loft in the Tribeca area of New York City?  The loft, once owned by Lord of the Rings director, Peter Jackson, has two separate units, one of which has three bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms and 2,440 square feet in living space. The second unit is the larger of the two and has six bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms, and 5,869 square feet of living space, reports Real Estalker.  

Taylor Swift seen in Tribeca

Taylor has been seen numerous times in Tribeca lately, including browsing for antiques near to the address of the apartment.  If she did purchase the extravagent property, this will make her 4th home, having previously invested in homes in Los Angeles, Nashville and Rhode Island.  She mentioned previously that she is also shopping for a home in London.  

Taylor Swift and model Lily Aldridge

Taylor was seen today lunching with Victoria's Secret model, Lily Aldridge, in Soho earlier today.  Looks like she's settling in to New York City well!  

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by Jamie Lee Curtis Granderson at . Comments

Gisele and Tom are relocating!  They recently listed their 14,000-square-foot Brentwood home for a staggering $50 million!

Their eco-friendly estate features six bedrooms, a state-of-the-art gym, a gourmet kitchen, a lagoon-style infinity pool, a gourmet kitchen, a waterfall, a library and a large guest house.  It sits on 5 acres, and took 4 years to complete!


Gisele and Tom are reportedly building another huge estate in the Boston area!  This new mansion will supposedly feature five bedrooms, four bathrooms, a spa, a library and a yoga studio.

Photos via WENN and Twitter

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by Andrea at . Comments
mary tyler moore house in minneapolis

The Victorian home used as the exterior of The Mary Tyler Moore Show's famous bachelorette pad is for sale.

The house, which is shown in the opening sequence, is depicted as an apartment building on the show, where Mary lived in an upstairs apartment, her best friend Rhoda lived in an attic apartment, and landlord Phyllis lived on the main floor.

In reality, there are no apartments in the 9,500-square-foot home located at 2104 Kenwood Pkwy in Minneapolis, MN. According to listing information, there are 7 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms; a gourmet center island kitchen with high end stainless and integrated appliances which opens to a family room; ornate millwork, bayed rooms and leaded glass transom accents throughout; a third level family room; and a 3 car garage.

The house is listed for $2.895 million, but if you're interested in purchasing be aware that tour buses (30 a day in the summer) stop in front of the iconic home.

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by Andrea at . Comments
carolwood estate

The Carolwood Estate, which sits on the property once owned by Walt Disney, has been listed for $90 million.

The original home on the property, which was  sold to investor Gabriel Brener, had to be torn down due to asbestos concerns. The current structure, which measures 35,000 square feet, was finished in 2001.

The 8 bedroom, 17 bathroom home opens with a two-story oval foyer with plaster-veneered walls, crown molding, and statuary and verde jade marble flooring, according to the listing. A grand staircase off to the side leads to rows of suites used as children's rooms.

The three-level mansion features a wine cellar, a movie room, three bars, a library, a gym, eight bedrooms, 17 bathrooms and two safe rooms. Staff quarters are accessible from a service entrance at the garage. There is a swimming pool with a pool house, a tennis court and a putting green.

In the 1950s, Disney had a barn on the property, which held his projects, including a miniature steam train which lead to his plans of Disneyland. After the sale of the estate, the barn was dismantled and reassembled in Griffith Park, where it is now a museum.

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by Andrea at . Comments
camille grammer house

Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Camille Grammer has put her Malibu mansion on the market for $17,500,000.

Camille and ex-husband Kelsey Grammer purchased the 6,645 square foot home in 1998 for $4,500,000.

The 4 bedroom, 6 bathroom home site on 4.77 acres of gated and landscaped grounds. The main house, which was built in 1969, includes a formal living room and dining room, family room, library, large kitchen with two center work islands, and a home theater with attached bathroom and separate kitchen.

A detached guest house has multiple bedrooms, a living room, and large kitchen. There is a 5-car garage, a roof top deck, a swimming pool, two spas, a nine stall barn, a riding ring, a lighted tennis court, and a lily pond.

Camille and Kelsey also own a 10,567 square foot, 7 bedroom, 8 bathroom mansion in Holmby Hills which is currently on the market for $16,100,000 (see photos), as well as several other properties.

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by Andrea at . Comments
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Ryan Seacrest has sold the mansion he put on the market before buying Ellen DeGeneres' former home.

This comes on the heels of news that Ellen just sold the house she bought from Brad Pitt.

Ryan's home, which he dubbed "Casa di Pace" (House of Peace), was originally listed for $14,950,000, then dropped to $12.9 million. The house sold for $11 million, which is below the $11.5 million he bought it for in 2006 from Kevin Costner.

Costner purchased the 10,000 square foot Mediterranean-style villa from Richard Dreyfuss.

Whew, that's a lot of real estate changing hands among celebs.

Check out pics of all the  mentioned homes in the related links below.

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by Andrea at . Comments
ellen flips brad pitts beach house

Ellen DeGeneres and Portia Di Rossi, who bought Brad Pitt's house in December, and sold their house to Ryan Seacrest in May, turned around in June and sold the house they picked up from Pitt.

photos of the  Malibu beach house Ellen bought from Brad, then sold

Although there is no confirmation, speculation is the Malibu bluff-top beach house was purchased by cosmetics entrepreneur, Victoria Jackson.

photos of the house Ryan Seacrest bought from Ellen

The contemporary ocean front home, which DeGeneres and Di Rossi bought from Pitt for $12,000,000, was sold for an undisclosed amount.

Ellen and Portia recently bought a mid-century modern house in the lower Trousdale Estates area of Beverly Hills. They also own a house in Beverly Hills bordering their old home, a Beverly Hills condo, and an equestrian ranch in Thousand Oaks, CA, which they have had on and off the market for $16,500,000.

More up-to-date celebrity home photos at the celebrity real estate news source:  The Real Estalker

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by Meg at . Comments
brad and angie drop 16 million on london mansion

Brad Pitt and his fiancee Angelina Jolie have reportedly paid $16 million for the Whomes Place in Richmond, Surrey that features twin sculpted shrubbery elephants in front of the lavish structure.

They know the West London property quite well after residing on the estate while Pitt was filming his zombie film World War Z last year.  The family of eight paid the hefty sum of $50,000 per month last summer and fall.

The estate boasts an indoor swimming pool and is decorated in 15th century wooden beam styling.

During their 2011 tenure across the pond Angelina and her six pack were frequent guests for play dates at the London home of entertainer Gwen Stefani.

The couple also own homes in Los Angeles and New Orleans.

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by Meg at . Comments
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Former pro basketball great Michael Jordan listed his Highland Park home on the market Wednesday with an asking price of $29 million.

The luxury Chicago-area property boasts nine-bedrooms and 19 bathrooms.  The 56,000-square-feet residence was built in 1995 and remodeled in 2009.

An impressive front gate leading to the mansion is adorned with his number 23.  Amenities include a three-bedroom guesthouse, five fireplaces, an indoor-outdoor entertaining and pool area, outdoor tennis court, putting green, deep-water pond, a regulation-size indoor basketball court and three separate climate-controlled, multi-car garages.

If you're able to afford the 2700 Point Lane property situated on seven acres in the prestigious North Shore area, you'll undoubtedly not be phased by the annual property taxes that have averaged $165,000 in recent years.

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lady gaga shopping for pa property

Just weeks after Lady Gaga told Ellen DeGeneres that she was far too busy traveling to purchase a real home, the songstress has been seen checking out a $1.7 million mansion in central Pennsylvania.

According to CBS 21 News, Gaga has been spotted viewing an Oak Hill Road home in the exclusive gated community of Bent Creek in Lancaster County.  The estate in question boasts 6,000 square feet and includes a three car garage.

Why would she be drawn to an area located 70 miles from Philadelphia?  It turns out her boyfriend Taylor Kinney lives in the area and she wants to have a place near The Vampire Diaries actor.

Lady G amassed $90 million between May 2010 and May 2011 according to Forbes.  She admits that she has a hard time spending her money and had to get falling-down drunk earlier this year before signing her income tax forms and presumably a hefty check to Uncle Sam.

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