Whitney Houston’s Home Sold by Gregory Taylor of Team Taylor-Liberty Realty
HOBOKEN, NEW JERSEY MAY 28, 2014
CPMG Mendham LLC, purchased the home from the Houston Estate and enlisted realtor Gregory Taylor, of Team Taylor at Liberty Realty, based in Hoboken, NJ to represent them in the sale. Through snowstorms, a bidding war and a lawsuit, after only 64 days on the market, Gregory sold the 12,500 square foot home on North Gate Road to a buyer; who plans on renovating and living in the property with his family.
The home, built 26 years ago by Sherry and Shelly Bitterman, was sold to Whitney Houston for $2.7 million. The purchase was during the height of her career after the release of “Whitney” which debut #1 on the Billboard Top 200 and spawned four #1 singles. Houston completed the home by adding a game room, media room and professional recording studio. Additionally, she added a tennis court, pool house and in ground pool. The home was the site of Houston’s 1992 wedding to singer Bobby Brown and the reality show ”Being Bobby Brown”. Sitting on 5 private acres with a gate entrance, the home currently features 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, a custom kitchen, six car garage, 13 skylights and 108 windows.
Listing agent Greg Taylor stated: “It was a pleasure working with all parties to facilitate the sale. The property couldn’t have gone to a more deserving buyer that appreciates both the home and the legacy of Whitney Houston. I am still receiving calls for people that want to purchase the home from the new owner.”
The property was recently featured on A+ Listing on the E! Network and has had numerous requests for both TV and film.
Prior to his career in real estate, Greg Taylor was an executive in the music industry working with Mariah Carey, Pharrell Williams, Nelly, and Swizz Beatz to name a few. By combining his passion for real estate and entertainment, he discovered a niche that has helped him become very successful with both sales and listings. Taylor specializes in luxury real estate with a focus on celebrity representation and athlete relocation. He can be reached through http://www.BrokertotheStars.com, http://www.SportstarRelocation.com or call 917-805-5411.