Real Estate Rumors
Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul is looking to make a change to his home lineup, listing his estate in Bel-Air for sale at $11.495 million. It was four years ago that the perennial All-Star bought the eight-bedroom, 11-bedroom mansion four years ago from singer-songwriter Avril Lavigne for $8.495 million. He’s since bought another home on two acres in Calabasas for $8.995 million. Obscured on either side by tall privacy hedges, the two-story Mediterranean sits on half an acre in guard-gated Bel-Air Crest and takes in canyon and reservoir views.
NBA players participated in the program with Douglas Elliman in three different cities – New York, Los Angeles and Miami and depending on the city got a chance to meet with different people throughout the company, visit properties, listen to speakers and learn the basics of the business. For Jones, that included having lunch with its CEO – an opportunity that NBA Senior Vice President, Player of Development Greg Taylor turned into a pretty important opportunity if Jones ever does want to change careers and try real estate.
It’s a basketball brotherhood troika. Latvian-born NBA star player Kristaps Porzingis just scored a new pad in Midtown West. The 7-foot-3-inch player has leased a corner penthouse that was asking $8,000 a month at Sky, the mammoth rental tower at 605 W. 42nd St. He also nabbed another two high-floor units for his two brothers, Martins and Janis, because “they are close and like to be near each other,” a source said.
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson: New York traffic and rent are disrespectful!!! Y’all gotta compromise take some cars out or take some numbers down lol. If you do not live in NY you should have to drive to the surrounding areas to park in a garage and have to use public transportation.
A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of outgoing Spurs star Tim Duncan against an area real estate agency. According to attorneys for Duncan, the suit alleges Robert Elder of Keller Williams Realty manipulated an existing photograph of Duncan used for public art to appear as an advertisement for the realtor.