Articles Written by Chris Kelley
For as long as he can remember, Chris has been interested in storytelling in all mediums. From (literally) working on syndicated quilting shows and fetching drinks for "The Bachelor" to T.V. news producing and freelance writing, Chris attributes his colorful career to his time at Iowa State University. He currently lives on the East Coast with his mini pig, Pegasus. Follow him on Twitter.
Charlie Sheen is hoping to make a quick buck on his "infamous" Beverly Hills bachelor pad.
Despite dropping big bucks on his Florida mansion, this rapper looks to be willing to cut a deal for interested buyers on his recent real estate listing. After some hard times in the market, Rick Ross is slashing the price of his Florida home from $1.5 million to $1.375 million.
It's no 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, but President-elect Donald Trump's top-of-the-building penthouse in Trump Tower is sure to give the White House a run for its money. Estimated to be valued at $100 million, the extravagant New York City residence features three stories, stunning views of Central Park, and enough marble, gold, and crown moldings to make any future first family reconsider the move.
Due in large part to the election night that saw famed entrepreneur Donald Trump claim victory in the 2016 presidential race, the business mogul's childhood home in Queens, New York, has gone from a previously scheduled auction property with a starting bid of $849,000 to a property now expected to rake in up to $10 million when it returns to the bidding block. But while the property values skyrocket, the home's historical worth remains stagnant—at least for now.
Tattoo and cosmetic tycoon Kat Von D is making waves in the Los Angeles real estate market after grabbing up a piece of property that's both a silver screen favorite and an historic estate. Some paperwork, a few signatures, and $6.5 million later, the former LA Ink star is now officially the owner of the Cheaper by the Dozen house.
Not all real estate stories have a happy ending, even for celebrities. Actress Julia Roberts has officially parted ways with her two-acre historic property in Hawaii, but perhaps not for the price she had originally hoped – and in fact, for nearly 50 percent less than its original asking price.
Supermodel Cindy Crawford and her husband, Rande Gerber, are hoping to make a $9.5 million profit with their latest addition to the real estate market in Southern California. The couple's oceanfront Malibu mansion – complete with a swimming pool, tennis court, and private beach access – is priced at a cool $60 million.
One NBA star has been making some big moves lately – not on the court, but in the world of real estate. Following several real estate transactions, Stephen Curry has recently listed his Bay Area mansion on the market for $3.7 million.