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Buyers & Sellers: Tennis HOFer Evert Lists Five-Acre Boca Raton Estate For $5.995M

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 30 / 16

Tennis HOFer CHRIS EVERT has listed her home in Boca Raton, Fla., for $5.995M. The property "spans more than five acres" and includes a "putting green and a tennis court." It also features "two guest houses, a nine-plus-car garage, a swimming pool and a gym." In all, there are "eight bedrooms...

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