The Weeknd Paid $70 Million for a Palatial Bel Air Mansion

The Weeknd paid a hefty $70 million for a sprawling mansion in Bel Air.

It didn’t take The Weeknd lengthy to seek out his dream residence. The musician, who bought his Hidden Hills residence to none apart from Madonna again in April, has now paid a staggering $70 million for a palatial Bel Air mansion.

The Weeknd (whose actual identify is Abel Tesfaye) scooped up his new 1.6-acre property from Dutch media mogul Reinout Oerlemans and his spouse, Danielle, in an off-market deal, experiences the Wall Road Journal. The Oerlemans instructed the outlet that they weren’t seeking to promote the house till Beverly Hills Estates brokers Rayni and Branden Williams contacted them about displaying the residence to The Weeknd.

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The Oerlemans, who bought the Los Angeles residence for $21.44 million in 2015, weren’t initially satisfied they need to half with the sprawling property, however ultimately determined to promote to the Grammy-winning singer.

The couple accomplished a significant renovation throughout their possession; Danielle Oerlemans solely redesigned the interiors, and added a further 13,000 sq. ft in an effort to create room for a spa and different accoutrements. The Bel Air abode now spans roughly 33,000 sq. ft, with 9 bedrooms unfold out among the many three flooring.

A proper lounge comprises a hearth encased in floor-to-ceiling marble, in addition to a number of units of French doorways that result in the yard. The modern kitchen is supplied with marble counter tops, a big heart island and copper cupboards with handles which can be made out of leather-based belts. There’s additionally a proper eating room, with coffered ceilings and a hearth.

The decrease degree of the home is comprised of a number of visitor bedrooms, a movie show and a full bar, in addition to the very essential wellness heart, which incorporates an indoor swimming pool, a hammam and a spa with a sauna. There’s additionally 10-car storage, simply in case the somewhat outsized motor court docket doesn’t have sufficient house for all of the vehicles.

Exterior, an infinity-edge pool on the principle degree waterfalls right down to the backyard and motor court docket beneath.

It’s not clear if The Weeknd has moved into his new mansion simply but, however he does nonetheless have a second residence elsewhere in Los Angeles, as he nonetheless maintains an 8,215-square-foot penthouse, which he bought for $25 million again in 2019.