Celebrities are a part of our lives. They inspire us as well as give us reasons to learn from their mistakes too. The world of Hollywood is full of glitz and glamour. However, some starts like to live a low-key life while some enjoy the limelight. Sometimes we think we know celebrities by the way they present themselves on TV. But many facts related to their lives keeps hidden. We have made a list of celebrities who you might think you know but you’ll be amazed to know some facts about them. Let’s get started!
Selena Gomez – $4 Million, Texas
Selena bought a mansion in Lone Star State because it is close to the place where her family lives. She was born and raised in Texas. This house consists of seven bedrooms, five bedrooms, a luxurious home theatre, summer parties, a gaming room, a saltwater pool, and two kitchens. Selena bought this house for $4 million. However, she decided to sell this house after a while but still struggling to find a suitable buyer. She has dropped the cost to $2.7 million but the house remained still. Recently, Selena Gomez bought late singer Tom Petty’s house
Leonardo Dicaprio – $1.75 Million, Belize
Leonardo Dicaprio likes to keep it different from other celebrities. So rather than buying a luxurious mansion, he bought an island. Isn’t it classic Dicaprio? He once went to this island for scuba diving when he saw the vision of turning this island into an eco-friendly resort including hotels, villas, and a research center to explore global warming. Besides, he also planned to run this island on solar energy. He also wants to install nurseries, vegetation replants, artificial reefs, and many bungalows. What a thoughtful vision!
Ellen DeGeneres – $45 Million, California
We bet Ellen loves change. It is one of the reasons why she has bought and sold over 12 houses in the last 20 years. however, she made the most profit out of her Montecito house in California. Ellen and her partner, Portia de Rossi decided to sell the house for $45 million. This luxurious mansion consists of six bedrooms, a media room, a kitchen, six bathrooms, and a swimming pool on a 17-acre property. Later, Netflix Executive, Ted Sarandos bought this house for $39.5 million.
Bill Gates – $147.5 Million, Washington
We don’t need to introduce the world’s richest man in 2019 with a net worth of $110 million. He spent good 12 years being on the top of the list of richest people in the world. He has wealth just like the ocean has water. So it is not a big deal for him to buy a house worth $147.5 million. Can you Imagine that it took seventeen years to build this house perfectly? This magnificent house includes a kitted server system that covers the whole property, a swimming pool, an underwater sound system, and a classic library. Interestingly, only 20 percent of this house is utilized for family use. The rest is just too much to explore!
John Travolta – $12 Million, Florida
If you are a fan of John Travolta, you must be familiar with the fact that he is an airplane lover. So he bought the same place to live where he likes to keep his planes. He bought a house in a fly-in community in Florida as he has a net worth of $250 million. Travolta also has a golf course, several pools, and of course, an airport and hangars. He also builds a guest house with a bed and breakfast service where pilots can stay overnight.
Kylie Jenner – $3.3 Million California
Kylie Jenner is the youngest billionaire in the world. She runs her cosmetics company and is currently building a real estate portfolio. In 2016, she bought an apartment in California consisting of five bedrooms and seven bathrooms. She sold the apartment a year later for $3.9 million. Recently, Kylie bought a house for $36.5 million. this house includes seven bedrooms, fourteen bathrooms, and an outdoor pool. Furthermore, she has 20 parking spots in her house for her luxury cars.
Kate Hudson – $5.3 Million, Pacific Palisades
If you have a choice of moving to another house without actually moving from your childhood house, would you do it? That’s exactly what Kate Hudson did. She bought a house for $5.5 million, right next door to her childhood house in 2003. This house is located in Goldie Hawn. A few years later, she also bought a mansion next door for $5.3 million. this house consists of five bedrooms, six bathrooms, a pool, and a spa. She does not live in this house rather she utilizes it as a guest house.
Brad Pitt – $67 Million, France
Chateau Marival is Angelina Jolie’s ancestral home. this is the place where she and Brad Pitt officially became Brangelina. Sadly, they are not together anymore but this castle preserves the memories of the power duo. They bought this house for $67 million. It consists of a chapel, a vineyard, and a recording studio that was utilized by many singers such as The Cranberries and Pink Floyd.
Jennifer Aniston – $42 Million, Beverly Hills
Who doesn’t love 2016 nominated most beautiful woman in the world? Jennifer Aniston lives in the heart of millions of people known for her humble personality and famous hairstyles. Also, she is a Hollywood sweetheart. She bought the house in Beverly Hills for $13.5 million with her ex-husband Brad Pitt. Unfortunately, they got divorced and sold the property. This house was bought by several people but now it is on sale again for $44.5 million.
Bella Hadid – $6.1 Million, Manhattan
The current top model is the youngest in the Hadid family. Her net worth is $25 million. She bought a penthouse in Manhattan for $6.1 million. Bella found her quiet haven in the mid of the chaotic world. Bella became obsessed with this house as it has a private outdoor terrace.
Lady Gaga – $5.25 Million, Hollywood Hills
If you are one of the people who think that Lady Gaga is crazy and wild, then you are going to change your view after seeing the house she bought. Lady Gaga bought Frank Zappa house, who was a famous singer. She bought this property in Laurel Canyon for $5.25 million. This house is known as one of the legendary estates in Hollywood Hills. It consists of seven bedrooms, two guest houses, six bathrooms, a rooftop tennis court, an art gallery, a recording studio, a huge storage chamber, and a backyard pool. Zappa bought this house for $74,000 in the mid-60s. Frank Zappa is the crazy one and not the Pokerface singer.
Blake Shelton – $3 Million, Nashville
Blake Shelton bought a house in Nashville with his ex-wife Miranda Lambert. This house included five bedrooms, a tennis court, a swimming pool, and a basement room full of games with a bar. However, they got divorced and parted the house. Later, Shelton found the love of her life, Gwen Stefani. They built on the banks of Lake Texoma in Oklahoma. This house is built in Hawaii-style and it was also the inspiration for Shelton’s last studio album named Texoma Shore.
Megan Fox – $3.75 Million, Los Feliz
In 2009, Megan Fox and her ex, Brian Austin Green bought this house in Los Feliz for $3.75 million. Later she decided to sell this house in 2014. This beautiful house has a private terrace on every floor. Four bedrooms, five bathrooms, a swimming pool, a backyard, and a sitting area are all part of this house.
Nicole Kidman – $4.8 Million, Australia
Nicole Kidman is one of the huge names in the world of Hollywood. She has won so many awards that we find it difficult to enlist them all. she is married to Keith Urban. The couple owns many properties. But out of all properties, they call Beverly Hills mansion their home. they bought this beautiful mansion for $4.8 million. They have installed a slide pool, jungle gym, a swing set, and many other fun activities. This house is ideal to live in especially during summers.
Chris Evans – $3.5 Million, Hollywood Hills
Chris Evans is known to the world as Captain America, the world’s first Avenger. He also played the role of the famous Human Torch in the Fantastic Four. Girls never stop obsessing over Chris Evans. Right beside Hollywood, Evans bought a house in the Laurel Canyon. Chris fans know that he loves to cook. So he kept in mind his passion for cooking while buying a house. This house has an open-plan kitchen, a dressing room, four bathrooms, three bedrooms, and a steam shower. Above all, this house has a stunning view of the Los Angeles skyline.
Will Smith – $42 Million, California
You must know Will Smith for being the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. However, this is not the case. He likes to like a low-key life in Calabasas California. His house has its own zip code. Cool, no? Smith bought a house for $20 million after becoming the famous Fresh Prince. The magnificent house consists of a golf course, a tennis court, more than one basketball court, a recording studio, and a huge garage for $42 million. Smith made many renovations to the house that took seven years to complete. Recently, Will Smith played a role in the famous Bad Boys series.
Jennifer Lopez – $28 Million, Bel Air
JLo is one of the biggest names in the music industry. She is currently living in her luxurious mansion located in Bel Air. This house is based on French-style architecture. She had to pay $28 million not only for the house but also for the luxuries installed in it. Seven bathrooms, a pub, a movie theatre, a private amphitheater, a beautiful backyard, a swimming pool, and a parking lot that can have 17 cars at a time, are all part of this lavish house.
Ashley Benson – $4.5 Million, Los Feliz
Remember your favorite Hanna Marin from Pretty Little Liars? She is still a teen idol for many people. In 2020, she become a hot topic due to her relationship with Cara Delevinge. However, it ended in April 2020. Many projects are lined up for Benson. Furthermore, this versatile singer, model, and actress made a $6 million fortune and recently bought a house in Los Feliz for $4.5 million. It consists of five bedrooms, five bathrooms, a backyard, and a cinema room.
Drake – $7.7 Million, Hidden Hills
Starting from nothing to becoming the biggest rapper of his time, Drake found his dream house on the journey of becoming a star. In 2007, he saw this house in Hidden Hills for the first time and became obsessed with it ever since. He bought this luxurious house for $7.7 million. It includes a cinema, tennis court, game room, gym, man-made grottos, and waterfalls. However, the most amazing feature of this house is that it has a natural pool with caves. He once said to the media that he has a pool bigger than Kanye’s. We are certain he was talking about this natural pool with caves. It’s a breathtaking view for sure.
Jennifer Lawrence – $8 Million, Beverly Hills
Hollywood’s leading lady, Jennifer Lawrence made her name from Hunger Games and her Oscar-winning performance in Silver Lining Playbook. He bought a house in Beverly Hills for $8 million. Interestingly, this house was previously owned by Ellen DeGeneres. This amazing house consists of a lap pool in a hidden backyard, a koi pond, a fountain, a gourmet kitchen, and restaurant-level stovetops too. So cool, right?
Joaquin Phoenix – $1.39 Million, Los Angeles
Joaquin Phoenix’s become a huge sensation after playing the role of the Joker. Before that, he was known to the world for making crazy decisions. Why? He bought his neighbor’s house which was smaller than his own property for $1.39 million. People thought that he will join the two homes together and turn them into a big mansion but come on we are talking about Joaquin Phoenix here. His original home was worth $4.8 million in 2006. It is made of modern architecture and has three bathrooms and four bedrooms. On the other hand, his neighbor’s house has three bedrooms with a bathroom.
Jessica Alba – $9.95 Million, Beverly Hills
Jessica found the house she wanted for $10 million but she wanted to give it a taste of her own style. So she hired Kathleen and Tommy Clements, two noteworthy interior designers to turn this property into her dream house. Mike Medavoy, a film producer used to be the owner of this house. The renovations made in the house give us the idea that Jessica Alba is a nature lover as she added many natural materials to her house. Moreover, it also includes a guest house and majestic ocean views!