Britney Spears NYC Penthouse
Britney Spears’ career took off in 1999 with her debut album Baby One More Time, which turned platinum two times over when she was just 18. With over $100 million in record sales, touring, a fragrance on the market and a Las Vegas residency show, Britney has a net worth near $200 million. It’s no wonder this celebrity is riding the real estate wave to wealth too. ( Scroll Right For More Pictures)
As with many celebrities, Britney Spears has been involved with real estate since early in her career. Her first purchase was a home for her mother near her hometown of Kentwood, Louisiana. From there Britney has rented and owned high-end properties in Florida, California and New York. The Silk Building penthouse apartment she purchased in Manhattan in 2002 for $3 million, listed it in 2004 for $6 million and sold in 2006 for $4 million is once again for sale. Known as a celebrity getaway, it has been home to Hollywood stars music legends including Keith Richards, Russell Simmons, Tom Cruise and Cher.
The 4,400-square-foot quadruplex penthouse has three bedrooms, five baths, 13-foot-high ceilings, a solarium, a gourmet eat-in kitchen, wood-burning fireplaces and a rooftop terrace with downtown views. This exclusive piece of celebrity real estate is priced at $7.5 million.
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