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Engel & Völkers sells former estate of US singer Cher

Engel & Völkers Miami Coconut Grove is currently brokering an exclusive villa on LaGorce Island for around 22 million US dollars (approx. 18.6 million euros). Between 1993 and 1996 the property was owned by Cher, a world-famous singer and actress. The man-made LaGorce Island is part of Miami Beach and is famous for its luxury real estate right on the water. The 1,064-square-metre home was built in 1953 and boasts six bedrooms and 7.5 bathrooms, while the plot measures 2,741 square metres and features, among other things, a guesthouse, fitness studio, bar, pool, several courtyards and a dock with direct access to the sea.
 Vilamoura / Algarve
- Engel & Völkers is brokering this exclusive property in Miami Beach for around 22 million US dollars. (Image source: Engel & Völkers Miami Coconut Grove)

LaGorce Island popular with celebrities 

In 1996, Cher sold the property to Barry Schwartz, Co-Founder of fashion house Calvin Klein, for 4.35 million US dollars (around 3.68 million euros). Alongside the US singer and actress, other well-known figures have enjoyed the benefits of this property too, since it was let between 1996 and 2008 to various tenants including celebrities like Julio Iglesias and Janet Jackson. 

About Cher 

Cher is an American singer and actress who is one of the best-known female artists of the 20th century. She has enjoyed international fame since the 1960s through her music and her film and television appearances. In the music business, Cher has notched up several number-one hits, including the song “Believe”, for which she won a Grammy Award, while the best-known films she has appeared in include “The Witches of Eastwick” and “Mermaids”. In 1988, she won an Oscar for her starring role in the film “Moonstruck”.

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