*Steve Harvey has allegedly purchased Tyler Perry’s former Buckhead mansion for $15 million.
A source connected to Tyler tells TMZ … “Tyler has a lot of great memories from the house and is happy his friends Steve and Marjorie will be calling it home.”
Here’s the scoop about the luxurious 35,000 square ft. Atlanta mansion via koimoi.com:
Situated in Buckhead district, the mansion comprises of the seven-bedroom. It also has an underground ballroom, a huge infinity pool with a bar, illuminated tennis court, gym, spa, theatre, indoor pool, wine cellar and guest house.
There’s also a runway for remote control airplanes.
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According to SandraRose.com:
Perry bought the immense home on Paces Ferry in 2009 for $9 million, spent millions renovating it and sold it to evangelist David Turner for $17.5 million in 2016. Two years later, Turner put the house up for sale for $25 million before recently agreeing to take a loss at $15 million. Perry now lives in Douglasville on more than 1,000 acres.
Harvey, meanwhile, has owned homes in Chicago, Texas and Los Angeles, as well as metro Atlanta.
In related news, as we previously reported… Steve Harvey is back in a new season of “Celebrity Family Feud” on ABC and it promises to be another hilarious season.
Harvey says the difference between “Celebrity Family Feud” and “Family Feud” is that “it’s like a reunion.”
He knows most of the celebrities that come on the show and therein lies the fun. When it comes to playing the game, Steve finds that the regular families, trying to win $20,000 are much more shocking with their answers than the celebrities who play the game.
However, when the NFL players come to play, Steve says “they are naturally competitive people, so they want to win.”
This new season, we are in for a treat with the battle of the East Coast Reality Stars from “Jersey Shore” versus the West Coast Reality Stars from “The Hills.”
We can also look forward to seeing Cedric The Entertainer, Big Boi, Kevin Nealon, 2Chainz, Drew Carey and even RuPaul.