Kim Kardashian and Kanye sell LA mansion

Kim Kardashian and Kanye sell LA mansion

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Reality TV star Kim Kardashian and 21-time Grammy winning rapper, fashion designer and entrepreneur Kanye West have sold their customised Bel Air mansion in a hugely publicised, off-market deal valued at $US17.8 million ($A24.9 million).
The couple purchased the property in early 2013 for $US9 million ($A13 million) and spent the next two years and a considerable fortune on a renovation that transformed an opulently appointed faux-Tuscan villa into severely minimalist home.
The approximately 9000 squarefoot (835 sqm) residence has six bedrooms and eight bathrooms, while the back of the house opens to stone patios, a broad lawn and an open-air cabana alongside a newly repositioned swimming pool and over-sized spa with panoramic canyon overlook.
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The buyer was identified by the property gossips at Mansion Global as Marina Acton, a Ukrainian entrepreneur and philanthropist who's based the Bay Area but wants to spend more time in Los Angeles to jumpstart a singing career.
About a year after they purchased the Bel Air mansion, the couple shelled out $US22.675 million ($A31.745 million) for a French Country farmhouse-style mansion in the celebrity stacked Hidden Hills enclave in LA's far western suburbs.
The estate has been under near constant renovation since they bought it.
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But at the time of their purchase the main house, on land once owned by Lisa Marie Presley, measured in at close to 16,000-square-feet (1485 sqm) with eight bedrooms, eight fireplace, and eight full and two half bathrooms.
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