1.8 hectares Jay-Z and Beyonce's Bel-Air Mansion The 1.8-acre estate has eight bedrooms, eleven bathrooms, a spa, separate staff quarters, four pools, a home theater (of course), a 15-car garage, and a basketball court! The opulent residence was designed by Dublin-born architect Paul McClean. It was built in 2008 for $90 million.
In 2016, the property sold for $100 million - setting a new record for Bel Air. The previous record holder was also a mansion owned by Beyonce and Jay-Z - which sold for $95 million in 2014.
The New York Times described it as "a sprawling, luxurious home with sweeping views of Los Angeles..." Gizmodo called it "an "extreme" luxury home." E! Online said it was "the largest private home in Bel-Air."
Jay-Z bought the land for his mansion in 2003. At the time, it was valued at $5 million to $10 million. He spent another $20 million or more on the property before selling a portion of it in 2007.
Beyonce joined her husband on the mansion's top floor. The couple have three children together: Blue II, 6, and Titan, 4. She also has a daughter from a previous marriage, Destiny Rose, 23. Jay-Z is signed to Roc Nation, which is headquartered in Manhattan's Hudson Yards neighborhood.
The newest $90 million acquisition by Beyonce and Jay Z is in Bel Air, Los Angeles. The Beyonce and Jay Z residence is a 30,000 square foot, 8-bedroom, 11-bathroom estate that stands on slightly more than 1.5 acres of costly real land. It was built in 2004.
Beyonce and Jay Z bought the house from music producer Robert Riggs. He paid $7 million for it in 2003. Before that, it was owned by actor Sylvester Stallone and actress Jennifer Tilly. They purchased it for $3.5 million in 1999. The previous owner was singer Diana Ross who sold it to Stallone and Tilly for $1.85 million.
Stallone and Tilly made some major renovations before they sold it to Bey and Jay Z. They added a movie theater, a recording studio, a gym, and a 3-story glass tower with an indoor swimming pool on the roof. The property also has a tennis court, a garden, and a stage where Bey once performed during her "Mrs. Carter" tour.
She moved into the new mansion right after its completion in April 2004. Prior to that, she had been living in a rented house in Atlanta while her husband was filming his movie "Dreamgirls".
Beyonce and Jay Z's $90 million mansion has four pools, a theater, and a spa-see inside | HELLO! Beyonce resides in a $90 million (PS71 million) Bel Air house. The singer purchased the property in August 2016 for $17 million after it went on the market two years earlier. She hired KOB Architecture + Planning to design her new home.
The 7,500-square-foot residence has 12 bedrooms and 14 bathrooms. It was built in 2005 by Larry Stone of Stone Design Group.
Inside the house you can find custom furniture and art works by French photographer Jean-Paul Goude. There is also a library, a music room with a glass piano, a dining room that can fit 50 people, and a gym with a sauna and a steam room. The backyard has three tennis courts, a basketball court, a putting green, and a jacuzzi. A private road leads to another house where Solange lives with her family.
Bel Air is a wealthy suburb of Los Angeles. It has a population of about 2,000 people. Many famous people live here including Justin Bieber, Prince Charles, and Sylvester Stallone.