Lakers star Russell Westbrook is making strikes on and off the courtroom to begin the season, dropping $37 million on a mansion in Brentwood. It ranks as Brentwood’s priciest residence sale up to now this yr.
The purpose guard could have taken an actual property suggestion from LeBron James, who owns the home instantly throughout the road. The teammates most likely gained’t be carpooling to follow, nevertheless; James’ major residence is over in Beverly Crest, the place he paid $36.75 million for a Mediterranean-style compound owned by “The Younger and the Stressed” co-creator Lee Phillip Bell in 2020.
Westbrook closed the deal off-market via his restricted legal responsibility firm, Gifted 999. He’s at the moment asking $30 million for his different Brentwood residence a number of miles away.
The vendor is British heiress Petra Ecclestone, the daughter of Formulation One billionaire Bernie Ecclestone. She made a hefty revenue after shopping for the residence newly constructed for $22.7 million in 2019.
Photographs are scarce because the property by no means formally surfaced on the market, however aerial photos present that the fashionable farmhouse boasts a black-and-white exterior with tall hedges that defend it from the road. Out again, the half-acre property provides a deck overlooking a swimming pool.
Sam Palmer, David Kramer and Barry Watts of Hilton & Hyland held the itemizing. Morgan Trent of the Aaron Kirman Group at Compass represented Westbrook.
A local of Lengthy Seaside, Westbrook performed for Leuzinger Excessive Faculty earlier than a standout faculty profession at UCLA, the place he led the Bruins to 2 Remaining 4 appearances.
The 33-year-old was drafted by the Seattle SuperSonics, which relocated and had been renamed the Oklahoma Metropolis Thunder. In Oklahoma Metropolis, he was named NBA MVP in 2017, and he in the end frolicked with the Rockets and Wizards earlier than becoming a member of the Lakers in 2021.