Brad Pitt Scores Big Time: $39M Home Sale After 30 Years

Asma Irshad
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Brad Pitt has sold the property he shared with Angelina Jolie in Hollywood for $39 million.

Brad Pitt Said Good Bye To His California Home

Brad Pitt House Sold For $39 Million
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After nearly three decades of owning and upgrading it, Brad Pitt finally says goodbye to his Los Feliz, California home.

He Bought The Property For $1.7 Million

Horror Legend Elvira
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According to TMZ, the actor, 59, just sold it for $39 million, far from the $1.7 million he paid for it when he got it from horror legend Elvira in 1994.

Deal Was Done Off-Market

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A source told Entertainment Tonight, "Brad Pitt has sold his Los Feliz home for around the asking price of $40 million. The deal was done off-market."

The House Was Advertised For $45 Million

Brad Pitt home was first advertised for $45 million
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The home was first advertised for $45 million in January, but it's unknown what caused the price decrease.

Brad Pitt And Angelina Jolie Spent Time There

Brad Pitt And Angelina Jolie
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Pitt and Angelina Jolie, who married in 2014 and divorced in 2019, spent time at the house with their six children in Los Angeles. While filming Mr. and Mrs. Smith, the ex-couple fell in love.

He Stayed There Alone Too

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He also occupied it on his own for several years.

Pitt Is Relocating To The Coastal Town Of Carmel

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The Fight Club star is rumored to be relocating from Los Angeles to a $40 million mansion in the Northern California coastal town of Carmel.

Los Angeles's New Mansion Taxes

Tax Season
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That comes shortly before the start date of Los Angeles's new mansion tax, rumored to be the cause of the current rise of A-listers abandoning the affluent neighborhood.

Tax Percentage

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Measure ULA will impose a 4% transfer tax on people selling homes worth more than $5 million. Sales of more than $10 million will be subject to a 5.5% tax.

Tax Is Used To Fund Housing Properly

Funding increase
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The cash will be used to properly fund housing to address Los Angeles' expanding homeless epidemic. According to Yahoo!, the city has set a goal of $1 billion.

Brad's Hollywood Hills Mansion Is One Of The Best Properties

it's the best
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Brad's grand Hollywood Hills mansion is tucked away in a gated neighborhood and has a long, illustrious history that dates back more than 110 years.

Jimmy Hendrix Wrote His Famous Song 'May This Be Love' There

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It was reputedly constructed by an oil tycoon in 1910, and Jimmy Hendrix wrote the lyrics to his 1967 hit song May This Be Love there.

Brad Spent Years To Renovate This House

Brad Pitt House
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Brad has spent years working with a team of world-class architects and designers to renovate and develop additional extensions to the property.

He Was Active In The Design Process

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According to reports, the star of A Vampire played an active role in the design process to construct his ideal home. He acquired several neighboring lots to increase the land.

Structure Of The Property

Brad Pitt House
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The main home on the site is a massive 6,700 square feet, with five bedrooms and five bathrooms. Gray roofs and brick chimneys grace the Californian craftsman-style home. A cobblestone driveway leads to a walkway directly to the front floor. A plethora of trees and other beautiful landscaping ensures maximum privacy.

Swimming Pools With Jacuzzis

Bad Pitt House
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There are two swimming pools with jacuzzis and a huge Koi pond to the right of the property. A skatepark with a big pipe is located to the left.

There Is A Movie Theatre And Garage

Brad Pitt House
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A movie theatre, a garage for Brad's motorbike collection, and at least four guest homes are also included. According to sources, each guest home was designed to be a two-bedroom, two-bathroom dwelling.

Pitt Has A $100 Million Real Estate Portfolio

Brad Pitt
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According to, Pitt has a $100 million real estate portfolio that includes part of the $160 million French winery he co-owns with ex-wife Angelina. The former couple bought the Chateau Miraval in 2011 and married in the property's chapel in 2014.

Pitt And Jolie's Court Fight Over Property

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie

Pitt and Jolie are now involved in a court struggle over the actress's intention to sell her portion. Pitt accused her of intending to inflict damage by going into the deal with a stranger, breaching their agreement.