Here is the HOOP SCOOP gathered from public sources on the latest real estate news involving our local NBA players and associates.
$5.25 million: Asking price for Miami Heat guard Tyler Johnson’s 10,138-square-foot Pinecrest mansion, purchased for $4.83 million in August 2016.
$40,000: Proposed monthly rent for former Chicago Bulls all-star Scottie Pippen’s 10,484-square-foot Fort Lauderdale mansion, originally listed for sale at $11.8 million in 2014. The former NBA champion has reduced his asking price for the home twice, and even tried luring buyers with an additional yacht along with the home, but with no success.
$125,000: Loss absorbed by Miami Heat head coach Eric Spoelstra on the sale of his Coconut Grove house earlier this year. The two-time NBA champion paid $2.6 million for the five-bedroom home in 2016, listed it in January for $2.7 million, and sold it for $2.475 million. The house sits on a 32,706-square-foot lot with tropical landscaping and a canopy of oak trees.
8,639: Square footage of former NBA superstar (and, briefly, Miami Heat player) Anfernee “Penny” Hardaway’s Pinecrest mansion, currently listed for $3,599,000. The estate was built in 2007 and has six bedrooms, eight bathrooms, a gourmet chef’s kitchen, home theater, gym, coffered ceilings, and outdoors basketball court.
$18.5 million: Closing price for Professional Center at the Gardens in Palm Beach Gardens, in a deal brokered earlier this year by Miami Heat broadcaster John Crotty, who is also a successful commercial real estate broker. The former Utah Jazz and Heat player lives in Coral Gables.