Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Bill Dedman continues with more riveting and revealing information about the reclusive centenarian heiress Huguette Clark.
A media mogul by the name of John Malone has dropped a staggering amount of money for a massive New Mexico ranch with 290,100 contiguous acres. The Bell Ranch, so sprawling it has its own damn zip code, was first listed way back in 2007 with an asking price of $115,000,000 but was later reduced to $83,000,000.
The property includes a 10,000 square foot 1930s hacienda style case with 8 bedrooms and commercially equipped kitchen, a 2,900 square foot guest house, a separate “casino” for parties and other “rollicking good times,” private airfield, 13 miles of frontage on the Canadian River.
It seems that Angeleños think that Chicago’s soon to be former favorite citizen Oprah Winfrey might be moving to Tinseltown where her new television station (OWN) is headquartered and that New Yorkers think that she might be in the market for a Manhattan pied a terre since The Bigt O’s b.f.f. Gayle King was spotted touring a couple of high priced pied a terre on Park Avenue.
Courtney Love has gone and leased actress/model Milla Jovovich’s West Village townhouse. She’s made comments that she might be interested in buying the place, but we shall see. Miz Love is a mercurial and peripatetic type who could decide tomorrow that she wants to become a silent monk in dictatorially ravaged Zimbabwe.
Twilight stars Robert Pattinson and Kristen (I hate being famous) Stewart take their on the down low relationship up to a secluded hideaway above Los Angeles’s Stone Canyon Reservoir in Bel Air.