Have you ever dreamed of owning a home that had 10 rooms in it? Or maybe you dreamed of having a luxurious indoor pool? Maybe you have dreamed of having the most spacious kitchen? Maybe you have dreamed of having that extravagant backyard filled with horse stables and cherry trees? These homes are not unheard of, but they are usually owned by your favorite celebrities. Would you like to live in your favorite celeb's previous home? Would that inspire you if you could afford it? After all, these homes are super exclusive and are rarely seen on the outside unless it goes for sale and is posted online.
Celebrities own some of the most luxurious and extravagant homes, and with each of the extravagant homes comes an expensive price tag. These homes cost upwards of half-a-million to millions of dollars. Celebs are very picky with what they will or won’t buy, and they always have a special way of decorating the home to their own style. Good news is that there are some homes that celebs have owned or previously lived in that you can afford too. Below I have compiled a list of 10 super exclusive homes owned by celebs and 10 homes you and I can actually afford.
20 20. Not Affordable - Celine Dion's Jupiter Island Home
Celine Dion is famous for being a Canadian singer. She is worth upwards of a net worth of $600 million. Her music has ranged from the genres rock, R&B, gospel, and classical music. She has been regarded as one of pop music’s most influential voices. She owned a home in Jupiter, Florida that was worth a whopping $28 million dollars. It had glass walls, 13 bedrooms, 14 bathrooms, and more. It had mostly Bahamian-inspired elements. It even has a massive water park that requires over 500,000 gallons of water. The water park consists of two swimming pools, two water slides, a river, water cannons, and a tree house. Celine Dion was escaping the world in her super exclusive home.
19 19. Not Affordable - Taylor Swift's Beverly Hills Home
Taylor Swift is an American singer-songwriter. She is known for writing songs about her personal life, and then singing them for the whole world to listen. It comes to no surprise that she is worth $280 million dollars. She is one of the richest female entertainers in the world. She is accomplishing more in her younger days than people accomplish in one life time.
Her Beverly Hills home is 10,982 square feet. It is worth more than $25 million dollars. That was just her starter house. It has an East-coast style main house that has 3 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms. She has a detached guest house. The super exclusive home is secured behind gates with a long driveway, tree-shaded protection, sun-dappled lawns, brick terrace, outdoor fireplace, and a court.
18 18. Not Affordable - Ellen DeGeneres' Montecito Home
Ellen DeGeneres is an American-comedian, television host, actress, writer, producer, and more. She is most popular for her TV talkshow called “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” and for being the voice of Dory on Finding Nemo and Finding Dory. Ellen’s net worth is currently $400 million dollars.
She bought a home in Montecito, California for $39.5 million dollars. The luxurious home overlooks the ocean and the mountains. She has made sure to include a relaxed-California style into her home décor. It has a luxurious pool and a tennis court. She even has windows made out of stone, marble, and hand-made iron. This home is nothing shy of luxury.
17 17. Not Affordable - Marilyn Monroe's Brentwood Home
Marilyn Monroe was an American actress, model, and singer. She became popular for her looks. Even though she was only a top paid actress for a decade she did bring in $200 million dollars before she passed away. Even though she has long been gone, her story and legacy continues on throughout the decades. She did own a home in Brentwood, Los Angeles that was 2,624 square foot. It has the famous kidney shaped pool that Marilyn Monroe used to swim in. It is described as an authentic 1962 hacienda. It is worth $6.9 million dollars. She was worth a lot of money and enjoyed the luxury life, and her home proved that.
16 16. Not Affordable - Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Mansion
Jacqueline “Jackie” Kennedy was the first lady of the United States. Her husband was President John F. Kennedy. She later became known as Jackie Kennedy Onassis because she remarried post the assassination of her first husband. Jackie Kennedy became a top fashion icon. She was admired by everyone in the United States. She owned a 23,000 square foot home in McLean, Northern Virginia. It is worth over $49 million dollars. The home is a classic Georgian-style with a vegetation enclosed garden. Also, the home has an indoor and outdoor pools that enhance the luxury of the home. Jackie was not just a fashion icon, but the first lady where all the people of the United States looked up to. Her home was just as much of an inspiration as her fashion.
15 15. Not Affordable- Johnny Carson's Point Dume Home
Johnny Carson was an American television host, comedian, writer, and producer. His net worth was $300 million dollars. Johnny Carson was an American icon whose popularity didn’t disappear after he retired. He owned a luxurious home in Point Dume, Malibu. The home was 174,240 square foot.
This home is worth more than $81 million dollars. This home is rare because it allows you to have cliff-top view over the Pacific ocean. It has an outdoor pond and a waterfall. It even has natural indoor landscaping to blend in with the natural surroundings. The home is absolutely stunning. It is no wonder as to why Johnny owned this exclusive home.
14 14. Not Affordable - Audrey Hepburn's Holmby Hills Home
Audrey Hepburn was a an actress, model, dancer, and humanitarian. She became much more than she thought she would be as a film and fashion icon. She took part in Hollywood’s “golden age”. She had a net worth of $100 million dollars. She owned a luxurious home in Holmby Hills, Los Angeles and it was over 7,000 square foot. The mansion is elegant with a 700 square foot guest house. It even has a 1,000 square foot staff office. The main house was designed by the architect Paul Williams. Her home was absolutely stunning and dripping in luxury.
13 13. Not Affordable - Elvis Presley's Las Vegas Mansion
Elvis Presley was the “King of Rock and Roll”. He was known as “the King”. He was an American singer and actor. He was successful in the genres pop, country, blues, gospel, and more. He is still celebrated as one of the most influential musicians of the 20thcentury. He owned a lavish home in Las Vegas, Nevada. It was 5,000 square foot. It was considered to be Elvis Presley’s honeymoon house.
It was called “the house of tomorrow” by Look Magazine in 1962. It has walls of glass and a pool terrace. Elvis’ home was more modern than any other home back then, and now it still looks very modern. The mansion is worth $5.9 million dollars.
12 12. Not Affordable - Jane Fonda's Beverly Hills Mansion
Jane Fonda is an American writer, political activist, actress, fashion model, and more. Jane Fonda has a net worth of $200 million dollars. She owns a home in Beverly Hills Trousdale Estates, California. It is over 7,000 square foot. The home is worth $10 million dollars alone.
It has an airy look with incredible white lighting and lots of glass elements. Also, there is a fire pit in the pavilion that provides a view of the meditation garden that is outside. The whole home provides a very warm and cozy atmosphere. Jane Fonda’s home is nothing shy of luxurious and modern and it provides a secluded escape from the world.
11 11. Not Affordable - Meg Ryan's SoHo Pad
Meg Ryan is an American actress and producer. She has been involved in several movies and television series. Meg Ryan is worth $45 million dollars. She has an apartment/pad in SoHo neighborhood that is in New York City. It is a huge apartment that is 4,100 square foot.
It is worth $10 million dollars. The home offers a casual, modern style that is elegant in its colors of black and white. The apartment has exposed brick walls in the media room and has an open kitchen with natural light beaming inside the home.
10 10. Affordable - Warren Buffett's "Oracle of Omaha"
Warren Buffett is an American business investor, speaker, and philanthropist. He is the CEO at Berkshire Hathaway. He has a net worth of a whopping $27 billion dollars. He is known as “the Oracle of Omaha”, and is one of the richest people in the world. However, not everyone lives by how much they have. Buffett owns a home in Omaha that is worth $650,000. It is a modest home with 5-bedrooms. Originally, he bought the home for $31,500 back in 1958, but now the home is worth $650,000. Buffett claims that this investment was the third best investment in his whole life.
9 9. Affordable - Blake Shelton's Childhood Home
Blake Shelton is an American country singer, songwriter, and a television personality. Shelton is known for his role as a judge on the national televised singing competition “Nashville star, Clash of the Choirs” and for his role as a judge for “The Voice”. Blake Shelton is now worth over $60 million dollars.
However, if your favorite country singer is Blake Shelton then you can own his childhood home. He grew up in Ada, Oklahoma. The asking price is $81,000. It was a modest ranch-style home. Now that is an affordable home for just about anyone. Would you like to own Blake Shelton’s childhood home?
8 8. Affordable - Paul McCartney's Childhood Home
Paul McCartney is an English singer, songwriter, composer, and multi-instrumentalist. He first gained his fame for being the bass guitarist for the rock band The Beatles. He has a net worth of $1.2 billion. Growing up, Paul McCartney lived in Liverpool, England.
He lived in a 3-bedroom house that was in the middle of a working class neighborhood. It was a very down to earth home. The home sold for just a little over $200,000. Even though Paul McCartney owned more than his fair share of luxury items and homes, he did have a fairly humble upbringing in Liverpool, England.
7 7. Affordable - Kurt Cobain's Childhood Home
Kurt Cobain was an American singer, songwriter, and musician. He was a part of the band called Nirvana. Cobain was worth an estimated $150 million dollars. Although fame and money got the best of Cobain, he did have a humble upbringing in Aberdeen, Washington. He lived in a home that had 4 bedrooms.
It was quite the little home for how much he had as he got older. The home was originally worth $400,000 but sold for $190,000. The tiny home showed a softer side to Kurt Cobain. Shockingly enough, the home was very affordable for anyone to own.
6 6. Affordable - Jack White's Northern Retreat
Jack white is an American singer and songwriter. He is mostly known for being the lead singer and guitarist for The White Stripes. He did however make it on his own as a solo artist. Jack White has a net worth of $45 million dollars.
Shockingly, Jack White owns an affordable home in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The home is worth $510,000. It was designed by the modern architect George Nelson. Jack White doesn’t believe in owning anything, but merely passing his things along. However, if you are going to buy a home from a celeb, this home is in mint condition.
5 5. Affordable - Madonna's Childhood Home
Madonna is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and business woman. She has been deemed as the “Queen of Pop”. She has a net worth of $590 million dollars. She is one of America’s richest self-made woman. With all of that said, Madonna grew up in a very simple home that is affordable for people like you and me.
She lived in Rochester Hills, Michigan. The home was worth $270,000. It is a two-story colonial home that is 30 minutes from the outside of Detroit. Even though Madonna is worth half-a-billion dollars, she has had a very humble upbringing. If she was one of your favorite celebs then check into her childhood home, it might still be on sale.
4 4. Affordable - Taylor Swift's Childhood Home
Taylor Swift is an American singer-songwriter. She is known for writing songs about her personal life, and then singing them for the whole world to listen. It comes as no surprise that she is worth $280 million dollars. She is one of the richest female entertainers in the world. She is accomplishing more in her younger days than people accomplish in one life time. She grew up in Reading, Pennsylvania. Before Taylor moved to Nashville to pursue a career in music, Taylor lived in a six-bedroom home. Surprisingly, the current owners had no clue they lived in a famous celeb’s childhood home. They didn’t know until Taylor Swift’s fan started showing up at their home.
3 3. Affordable - Janis Joplin's Childhood Home
Janis Joplin was an American rock, soul, and blues singer and songwriter. She had an incredible voice. She was so incredible that she was considered to be the “Pearl”. She is one of the most widely known rock star. Even with all of Janis Joplin’s fame she has a net worth of $5 million dollars.
However, Janis grew up in Port Arthur, Texas. The childhood home was worth $200,000. The Joplin family lived in a five-bedroom home. The home still has a cement slab inside the garage so that Janis would never be forgotten. Now that is an affordable home that must have a lot of history in it.
2 2. Affordable- Maya Angelou's Childhood Home
Maya Angelou was an American poet, singer, memoirist, and civil rights activist. She has published at least 7 autobiographies, several books of poetry, and more. She had a net worth of $34 million dollars. Maya Angelou was inspired by her upbringing. She was raised in a childhood home in St. Louis. It was worth $160,000.
It was a two-story home that was southwest of downtown St. Louis. The home has actually been given a landmark status now. It is a very cute and humble abode for the amazing author. Even though Angelou had a net worth of $34 million dollars, she was inspired by all things of her childhood including her quite affordable childhood home.
1 1. Affordable - Judy Garland's Childhood Home
Judy Garland was an American singer, song writer, and dancer. She rose to stardom performing in musicals and dramatic roles. The net worth of Judy Garland was $20 million dollars. She was one of the most iconic actresses during Hollywood’s “golden era”. Garland grew up in a Lancaster, California home. It has an asking price for $550,000.
The home has 8-bedrooms with a back home that has another 5-rooms. It is quite an extraordinary home. Even though Garland has a net worth almost quadruple what she grew up with, Judy Garland’s childhood home is an affordable and cozy home in California.