Miamism Blog

You are here

Anna Kournikova sells her Miami Beach Home

Ines Hegedus-Garcia
ines@miamism.com

You may remember us telling you back in May of last year, that Anna Kournikova's Sunset Island home was for sale.

Yes, sexy tennis star Anna Kournikova is selling her Miami Beach home for $9.4 Million.  The home is not open bay and is located on Sunset Island number 3 in Miami Beach and unlike what you may think, it doesn’t have a tennis court either.  We love to get the scoop on Miami Celebrities and their crash pads and I have to add that Anna seems to have great taste, based on her choice of finishes, decor, and boyfriend. (cough….Enrique Iglesias….cough).

The Wall Street Journal just published that,

Russian tennis player Anna Kournikova has sold her 6,630-square-foot home on Miami Beach's exclusive guard-gated Sunset Island for $7.4 million.

The property does not appear as closed or even under contract on the multiple listing service, but we will take the WSJ's word for it.  Anna Kournikova bought back in 2000 for $5 Million...and sold at $2 Million under asking price.  What does that tell you?  It's not about the low ball offer, it's about getting comps and paying what the home is worth!  We told you in our yearly real estate analysis for Miami Beach waterfront homes, that the average price per square foot in The Sunset Islands was $924 and this celebrity home sold at $1,116 .... which means the home sold at comparable market value and the $2 Million discount just means the house was overpriced. Congratulations to Kournikova and the new lucky home owners!


Michelle Gibson 6th February, 2012

Overpriced indeed, thanks for confirming

MobiKeith 4th February, 2012

Not for nothing, but fortunately for her, Kournikova's "great taste, based on her choice of finishes, decor, and boyfriend" made up for her ability to hit tennis balls! ( Cough, cough ! )

Oh, and she certainly knows how to wear tennis outfits, as well!

Just saying!

Linda Gary 28th April, 2013

Very beautiful home. You don't see the vine-covered exterior like that very often! Did this sell already?

Ines Hegedus-Garcia 28th April, 2013

yes Linda, title says "sells" and the article reads sold for $7.6 Million

Recent Posts

  • Jan 15, 2018

No real estate transaction is easy but not all of them are as complicated as this last one.  We received a referral from a Washington REALTOR and we take referrals to heart because our reputation is very important to us. ... more

Time to report about Surfside's Real Estate market in 2017.  While a lot of neighborhoods around Miami didn't fare that well last year, Surfside remained a power to be reckoned with.  The market did slow down in number of... more

To all our clients and readers with commercial properties, keep in mind there is a sales tax decrease for real property rentals which include: Commercial office or retail space warehouses self-storage units or mini... more

Is 2017 really over?? Talk about a strange year for real estate.  Strange because the media tried to push gloom and doom but they didn't really succeed.  Small cities like Miami Shores continued to appreciate but the market... more

Our Twitter

What is the Value of my Home?

Obtain a free personalized home pricing report.