EXCLUSIVE — Marco Rubio Flip Flops on Sale Price of His Miami Home!

WEST MIAMI -- U. S. Senator Marco Rubio has lowered substantially the sale price of his suburban home near Miami, Gossip Extra has learned. Flip flop? Not really! The crib's been lingering on the market without much interest from buyers for more than a year. The Republican senator, 42, put the property at 6060 SW 13 Street in the sleepy community of West Miami on the market a year ago. At the time, he wanted $675,000 for … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — $160 Million Deal For Four Seasons Palm Beach Blows up!

Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach

PALM BEACH -- A Miami developer recently tried to buy the Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach for $160 million but the contract to buy the prized property never came to fruition, Gossip Extra has learned. The potential buyer, identified only by the fact he owns a large resort in the Bal Harbour area, couldn't come up with the money and the secret deal fell apart, according to several sources. "The deal involved the buyer getting the Palm Beach … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Sammy Sosa Snags Golden Beach House For $7.6 Million!

GOLDEN BEACH -- Former Major League Baseball slugger Sammy Sosa just plunked down $7.6 million for a house in Golden Beach, Gossip Extra has learned. While the transaction has yet to be recorded, Realtor Nelson Gonzalez confirmed Sosa, the fifth player in history to reach 600 home runs, bought the 7-bedroom, 8-bathroom oceanfront crib earlier this week. It was one of a handful of single family homes in Miami-Dade County with direct ocean … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Willy Chirino: Mister, Don’t Touch The Banana, But Buy my Beautiful Home!

Miami salsero Willy Chirino is selling his Bay Point home for $5.75 million (MLS photo)

MIAMI -- Salsero Willy Chirino wants to make millions off a house he bought for next to nothing in 1992! The Grammy-winning bought his six-bedroom crib in Miami's fancy Bay Point neighborhood for $795,000 nearly 22 years ago, according to county records. Now, the 66-year-old Cuban singer of Mister Don’t Touch The Banana wants to sell it – for $5.75 million! Of course, the Tahitian-style mansion, 10,000 square feet, is in mint condition, … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Latin Pop Icon Jose Jose Faces Foreclosure, Lists Coral Gables Home For Sale!

CORAL GABLES -- Latin pop icon and actor Jose Jose has just listed his Coral Gables house for sale for $2.8 million after Suntrust Bank filed a lawsuit to foreclose on his property! It's another Gossip Extra exclusive: The 65-year-old singer of classic Latin pop tunes like El Triste bought the chichi Cocoplum area house 20 years ago for $1.32 million, according to county records. Jose Jose, however, has struggled over the years with drug … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS — Rosie O’Donnell Buys Sarasota House After Jupiter Inlet Colony Exorcism!

TV talker Rosie O'Donnell just bought this house near Sarasota for $5 million (Splash News photo)

After walking away from a contract to buy Grease actress Olivia Newton-John's house in Jupiter Inlet Colony, TV talker Rosie O'Donnell has finally found her Southern pied-a-terre. This one on the state's Left Coast. Gay rights activist O'Donnell, 51, recently plunked down $5 million for a beachfront mansion on the Gulf of Mexico near Sarasota, on the fancy Casey Key. According to local reports, O'Donnell, her wife and five children … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Ex-Miami Dolphins Star Zach Thomas Unloads Broward Real Estate

PLANTATION -- Miami Dolphins great Zach Thomas has finally unloaded his first home he bought in Plantation after the overachieving linebacker signed with the Fins back in 1996. Thomas, who just turned 40, now lives in a breathtaking $3.9 million mansion on the ocean in Hillsboro Beach. But when he wreaked havoc on opposing offenses, Thomas lived in Plantation Acres. His six-bedroom home there just sold for $910,000. County records … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — WPLG’s Julie Durda: New Husband, New House!

MIRAMAR -- WPLG-Channel 10 weatherbabe Julie Durda's moving on up now that she's re-married. The morning star just upgraded her living quarters in Broward County to a $330,000 crib in the Silver Shores section of Miramar, according to county records. The former San Francisco 49ers cheerleader, whose tight on air outfits make more news than tropical storms, was married last year to TV advertising man David Radliff after a short first … [Read more...]

REAL ESTATE — Venus Williams Sells House For “Love And Affection!”

JUPITER FARMS -- Tennis star Venus Williams sold a house this month. The price? "No consideration, other than love and affection," according to the deed. The buyer? Her mom, Oracene Williams. Palm Beach County records show Venus gave away the 2,800-square-foot house and its acre of land on the agricultural west side of Jupiter Farms on Oct. 3. -- Serena Williams loses $100,000 on Jupiter house Venus originally bought the … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE: You, Too, Could Buy OJ Simpson’s House!

MIAMI -- Would you want to own O.J. Simpson’s South Florida home? OK, let's say you do. Then it’s just a click of the mouse away. Simpson’s house – 9450 SW 112th St. in Kendall, four beds, four baths, 4,200 square feet and one acre of land – is scheduled to be sold in an online auction starting at 9 a.m. Oct. 29. It was yet another Gossip Extra exclusive: The property was foreclosed on while Simpson’s serving time in a Nevada … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Miami Heat Turns Big Profit IN REAL ESTATE!

The Miami Heat made a tidy profit on the sale of this house that the team bought from former guard Tim Hardaway in 2010 (MLS photo)

PINECREST -- The Miami Heat bought its former guard Tim Hardaway's house in 2010 to help him clear a debt to the IRS -- and now the team made a handsome profit selling the crib! It's another Gossip Extra exclusive: Miami Heat Limited Partnership, the company fronted by cruise mogul Micky Arison that owns the back-to-back NBA champs, sold the home at 10050 SW 62 Avenue earlier this year for $2.3 million! Records show the company bought the … [Read more...]