I studied Shakespearean literature and majored in English. I have written for 10 years. I have been published on various websites and books and magazines as well as helped with Texas legislation for Missing and Exploited children. I have a strong faith that keeps me always looking for the good in this life. Why focus on the bad when the good is a layer deeper.

George Clooney Home: Living the American Way in the Favourite Mansion

George Clooney Home: Living the American Way in the Favourite Mansion

George Clooney lives in Studio City, California, and his house in the woods is one of the most modest ones among the celebrities, especially of such level. His mansion costs ‘only’ around $3 million. Compared to Jay-Z appetites, this is almost ascetic of Mr Clooney.

If you look at the house from above, you will know immediately that a man lives there. A rare woman, especially if she is famous, will want to live in the forest surrounded by trees. And this particular place is one of those. Clooney confessed that he lived in a rather small house by the time of making season three of the ER series. When the actor became popular because of the show, he was able to get himself a bigger place, such as this mansion with a basketball court and a pool.

 

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Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi Home: The Thousand Oaks Ranch

Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi Home: The Thousand Oaks Ranch

One of the most beautiful and most interesting places to live belonged last year to Ellen DeGeneres and her partner Portia de Rossi. The house was sold in fall last year for about $11 million, which is not that a big price for a celebrity home with such charm as this one’s. Its specialty is that it’s more of a ranch which looks like a luxurious hotel for firefighters.

 

Introducing Thousand Oaks

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Katy Perry Home: An Example of the Post-Renaissance in Park Hill

Katy Perry Home: An Example of the Post-Renaissance in Park Hill

The young but prominent pop star Katy Perry is living a true celebrity life. After breaking up with her husband Russell Brand, she has changed her location. Now, instead of New York, her main address is Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles, California. The mansion, also known by its name Park Hill, occupies almost 9 thousand square feet and costs 6.5 million USD, or at least it did at the moment of purchase.

 

The General Image

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Jay-Z and Beyoncé Home: Some Luxury Won’t Hurt Even the Designer

Jay-Z and Beyoncé Home: Some Luxury Won’t Hurt Even the Designer

A mansion of 23 hundred square feet in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, is a place for superstars like Jay-Z and Beyoncé. They seem pretty determined in their choice of a new home, as they were ready to pay the starting price of 70 million USD. The house is located almost in the heart of California’s biggest city, with Malibu Beach right outside. Let’s take a closer look at it from the outside and from the inside.

 

The Outside

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Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick Home: The Cinematic Charm

Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick Home: The Cinematic Charm

After the success of the Sex and the City TV show and two films, which depicted lives and routine of four women in the Big Apple. The main star, Sarah Jessica Parker has been the object of particular interest. Only several months ago, the Greenwich Village home of Mrs Parker and her husband Matthew Broderick was on sale. The media could not withhold from taking a peek into the couple’s New York mansion. The two film stars lived in their Manhattan flat for several years, since 2011. They decided to sell their house in the legendary Fifth Avenue neighborhood for $25 million with the price going down to $19 million. Well, they have bought a new home for about $24 million. While losing some money on their change of homes, they have gained an amazing new mansion in the very heart of the city.

 

The Living Space

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