“Extravagant castle, palace or mansion with rooms you’ll forget you have” is #1 on every wealthy celeb’s must-buy list before it bores them and gets dumped into the terrible real estate market. Here’s a photo gallery of lavish celebrity mansions (and penthouses) on the market. Take a look.
Gianni Versace’s world famous “Casa Casuarina” The slain fashion icon’s breathtaking Ocean Drive mansion has 10 themed bedrooms, 11 bathrooms, panoramic views of the ocean, gold-plated bathroom fixtures, 24-karat gold-lined swimming pool and is probably haunted since he was murdered there. List price: $75 million (down from $125 million last year). Minimum bid: $25 million. Get your money up.
Michael Jordan’s magnificent suburban mansion The globally-adored NBA GOD custom-built this stunning 56,000-square-foot estate that features 9-bedrooms, 15 full bathrooms, three climate-controlled garages, tennis court, a putting green and full-size regulation basketball court with competition-quality lighting. List price: $21 million (down from $29 million).
50 Cent’s infamous Connecticut castle (purchased from Mike Tyson for $4.1 million) Originally listed for $18.5 million, the 52-room, 50,000 square-foot Connecticut palace has 19 bedrooms, 25 full bathrooms, multiple kitchens, indoor and outdoor pools, shooting range and a 3,500-square-foot nightclub with lighted dance floor. List Price: $10 million.
Pharrell Williams super-cool Miami bachelor pad The filthy rich superproducer's 9,080-square-foot, triplex Miami Beach penthouse has 5-bedrooms, 6-and-a-half bathrooms, a home theater and a rooftop terrace with an outdoor kitchen and landscaped private swimming pool. List price: $10.9 million (down from $16.8 million).
Diddy’s majestic New Jersey estate Set on more than three acres, this opulent 7-bedroom, 9.5 bathroom New Jersey compound features a swimming pool with a (Ciroc) waterfall, tennis court, indoor squash court, movie theater and a six-car garage to accommodate six vehicles. List price: $13.5 million.
Bruce Willis' plush Beverly Hills estate The iconic action movie star's 10,379-square-foot home features 11-bedrooms, 11-baths, spacious courtyard with a fountain, chef's kitchen, formal library, resort pool, cabana and outdoor kitchen. List price: $22 million.
Chateau De Celine (Dion) The international superstar (who made 158K PER Las Vegas show) custom-built this 24,000-square-foot stone Chateau on a private island accessible by guard-gated bridge. It’s currently the most expensive property in Quebec. List price: $29.7 million.
Shaq’s larger-than-life Beverly Hills mansion Japanese Pop star Kyosuke Himoru purchased the 9,752-square-foot, 2-story, 7-bedroom, 8-bathroom estate (with a tennis court, pool and basketball court) from Shaq in 2004 for $6.4 million and quickly remodeled the massive manse. List Price: $9.495 million.
Mark Wahlberg’s opulent Beverly Hills mansion The cornball rapper-turned-B-List actor's lavish Mediterranean-style estate is set on two park-like acres with separate his and hers bathrooms, gourmet chef’s kitchen, movie screening room, outdoor pool complete with a waterfall, cabanas and a grotto. List Price: $13 million (down from $15.9 million).
Xtina Aguilera’s ritzy Beverly Hills estate The incredibly-talented songbird’s 10,000-square foot manse features 6-bedrooms, 9-baths, a gym, game room, beauty salon, pool with water slide/grotto spa and a guesthouse with a recording studio. List Price: $13.5 million. Photo credits: Frontdoor.com, realtor.com, zillow.com and hiltonhyland.com.