Tom Brady, quarterback for the New England Patriots has reportedly put his Massachusetts estate on the market. The mansion is reportedly listed for $39.5 millions with Beth Dickerson of Sotheby’s International Realty and Zillow. The world’s fifteenth highest-paid athlete had bought the mansion in 2014 for $4.5 million.
Details of the estate
Brady and his wife, supermodel Gisele Bundchen had remodeled the Brookline, Massachusetts house to suit their up-scale needs. The house has 5 bedrooms, which includes a master suite with walk-in closets. It boasts of a designed kitchen for their chef Allen Campbell, to cook them their vegan diet. The house also boasts of the nursery, playroom, wine cellar, gym area, and spa.
There is a barn-like guesthouse adjacent to the main building. It has a fully furnished loft, bath and yoga studio. The other features of the estate are a stone carport, infinity-edged pool, and organic vegetable garden. Another exciting feature of the house is neighbor Bob Kraft, owner of the Patriots.
Why the sudden decision
The 42 years old quarterback recently signed a two-year contract extension with New England Patriots. This would mean that Brady continues to play till 2021. It also means that Brady’s annual income from $8 million to $23 million in 2019. So money does not seem to be the matter for the move. It is speculated that the Brady bunch might be searching for better at better schooling options for the kids, after his retirement. Brady has also been known to have listed the property before the market potentially flips. This might be Brady’s idea of making good money from the deal.
Other properties owned by the couple
Tom Brady and his wife are well-known players of the real estate market. Apart from the Brookline mansion, they own several other properties across the country. In August 2016, they bought a $20 million luxury condo in 70 Vestry at New York’s Tribeca. Moreover, the couple owns a $14 million penthouse at One Madison in Flatiron. In conclusion, it seems that this high profile couple understands the ups and downs of the real estate market very well. Their decision to sell their current house will surely make a quick profit.