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A-Rod buys Shaq's Star Island Home

Ines Hegedus-Garcia
ines@miamism.com

Of course this is Miami and Miami Real Estate News travels fast!   A-Rod is said to have bought Shaq's Star Island Home.  From Y-100, to The New Times....everyone is talking about it.

Although 26 Star Island Drive is still "active" on the Multiple listing service.  Sources seem to be strong.

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Take a look at what people are saying:

So what do you think?  Will Alex Rodriguez replace the Giant Shaq Bobble Head at the dock?

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**UPDATE** sources say that A-Rod has changed his mind and has backed out of the contract.  Shaq's Star Island home is back on the market!

**FINAL UPDATE** Shaq finally sold his house and not to A-Rod but Vladislav Doronin (Naomi Campbell's boyfriend) for $16,000,000 according to the MLS (closing on June 23, 09)


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