Buyers & Sellers: Yoenis Cespedes Sells Boca Raton Home For $1.8M
Mets LF YOENIS CESPEDES sold his home in Boca Raton, Fla., for $1.8M. Cespedes paid $1.85M for the house five years ago, and "first listed the half-acre estate" for $2.2M in October. The 7,306-square-foot home located on the golf course of Bocaire Country Club holds a "column-lined dining room and two-story living room with floor-to-ceiling windows and a wet bar" (LATIMES.com, 4/9)....SCOTTIE PIPPEN listed his home just outside Chicago for $1.899M. The 10,000-square-foot home in Highland Park, Ill., has six bedrooms and 5.5 bathrooms and includes amenities like a "brick wine cellar, a game room, a movie theater and a sauna." A custom indoor basketball court is "emblazoned with Pippen’s jersey." There is a "grand foyer, two-story living room, spacious formal dining room, gourmet kitchen, office and wet bar" (LATIMES.com, 4/4).
CONDO LIVING: Blackhawks RW PATRICK KANE on Wednesday purchased a condo in downtown Chicago for $6.4625M. The four-bedroom, 4,776-square-foot unit on the 25th floor of the luxury tower on Walton St. has 4.5 baths, a "fireplace, hardwood floors and a dining room." The unit had been listed for $5.8M, suggesting that its "higher sale price to Kane was the result of upgrades" (CHICAGOTRIBUNE.com, 4/4)....Heat F RYAN ANDERSON listed his condo in downtown Houston for $2.95M. The 4,540-square-foot high-rise has three bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms and can also "be leased for $16,000 a month." The unit's living room "combines curved walls with floor-to-ceiling windows." Dark hardwood floors, "textured accent tiles and spherical chandeliers create visual contrast against the white-walled living space" (LATIMES.com, 4/7).