Miamism Blog

You are here

Miami Celebrity Homes - What do Beyonce, Jay-Z and Ricky Martin have in common?

Ines Hegedus-Garcia

One of the fun things about Miami Beach real estate is the fact that celebrity ownership adds an extra "oomph" to a home's price tag.  Nothing like buying a Miami Beach home that was previously owned by a megastar.

Wether it's Anna Kournikova's home, J'Lo's home, Oprah's Fisher Island Condo or even Chris Bosh's pad - we all like to know how our favorite celebrities live.  Putting all that aside, imagine the intangible value of a home that was owned by 3 different celebs?

The examiner published today that Beyonce and Jay-Z may buy Ricky Martin's home in Miami Beach.  We've told you about this home before and the fact that it has been lowered from its 2007 original ticket price of $16.9 Million to $12.5 Million.  We really can't confirm if this is true or not, but are super excited to hear that Beyonce and Jay-Z are looking to live in Miami. thing is for sure, Ricky Martin has been known to give great discounts when it comes to his South Florida homes, so this may be Beyonce and Jay-Z's lucky day (not that they need it).  Ricky recently sold his Golden Beach home at a 30% discount - that would lower his Miami Beach home to $8.75 Million.  Not bad for a North Bay Road mansion with open bay views.

Miami Attorney 11th December, 2011

Who doesn't want to live down here? I love Miami!

Nei Pori 11th December, 2011

No recession in their wallets :) Numbers keep on coming. Miami or no Miami :)

marc cooper 11th December, 2011

miami always attracts the elites of our age

Diane Tuman 11th December, 2011

You'll have to bring mojitos over, Ines!

Ines Hegedus-Garcia 11th December, 2011

Ha ha Diane...via boat of course! :)

Recent Posts

Julio Iglesias just listed a huge piece of property (actually 4 lots) on Indian Creek Island for $150 Million! We have been boating by this huge piece of property for years - the lot flanked by coconut palms has been sitting... more

Due to recent events involving a few minor car accidents in Miami, I decided to republish this article to lighten up the atmosphere (timeless piece, originally written on January 6, 2008). One of the main complaints we hear... more

There are currently 55 Surfside homes for sale: (compared to 51 in May) Highest priced listing:  $5,000,000 (1332 Biscaya Dr - see below) Lowest priced listing: $565,000 (9156 Harding Ave - see below) Pending Sales: 1(... more

  • Jul 12, 2017

If you are in the market to sell your Miami home, how do you interview Miami Realtors? What questions do you ask and ultimately, what’s the most important factor when choosing a Realtor? When we asked random people what... more

Our Twitter

What is the Value of my Home?

Obtain a free personalized home pricing report.