Home purchasing

Tamar Braxton is selling Sherman Oaks home just a year after buying it

Maybe downsizing just doesn’t sit well with the reality TV star Tamar Braxton– but making a quick buck just might.

The popular personality has put his sleek, modern farmhouse in Sherman Oaks, Calif., on the market for $3,375,000. That’s $900,000 more than she paid for the place just over a year ago.

Braxton purchased the newly remodeled home in September 2020 for $2,475,000. During her tenure as owner, she appears to have done some interior decorating herself.

Inside, there are still six bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms, and 3,800 square feet of living space, but it’s been decorated with black-and-white wallpaper, matching window treatments, and light fixtures. more sophisticated. Pops of color and a steady stream of black and white stripes can be found throughout, and gold features have been added as well.

exterior facade of house in Sherman Oaks, CA

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Wallpaper

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Prior to Sherman Oaks, Braxton lived in a 15,000 square foot mansion in Calabasas, California. His grand estate spanned nearly 2 acres and included bells and whistles such as a professional gym, glamorous lounge, home theater, wine cellar, and elevator.

She paid $10.5 million for the home in 2013, but with liens accumulating and a pending divorce, she sold it at a loss in 2018, for $9.25 million.

Former estate of Tamar Braxton in Calabasas, California

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If the Sherman Oaks residence is a little less ostentatious, it does not lack charm. It is a few blocks north of Ventura Boulevard, within walking distance of a brand new Whole Foods Market and trendy restaurants.

Highlights include an open floor plan, hardwood floors, exposed beam ceilings, and the ever-popular shiplap walls.

Big room
Wine cellar in the dining room

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The heart of the home is a luxury kitchen, complete with a pantry, custom cabinetry, quartz counter tops, stainless steel appliances, and a unique island with adjoining breakfast table.

Kitchen with single island

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The upstairs bedrooms include a sumptuous master suite with a fireplace, private balcony and walk-in closet. The luxury master bath includes dual sinks and a vanity.

master suite

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Main bathroom

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Braxton’s son was playfully housed in a bright blue dorm with a homework station.

A dormitory with homework station

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The amenities continue into the back yard, which features green lawns and tall hedges for added privacy. Highlights include a swimming pool with a waterfall feature, as well as a built-in barbecue station and fire pit.

backyard

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There is also a one bedroom cabin which can be used as a guest house, office or recording studio.

Guest House

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Wherever Braxton ends up next, a recording studio may be essential, as she has announced that she is working on not one but two new albums, which will be released this year.

Braxton, 44, is the youngest of the famous Braxton sisters, Tony, Trinaand Towanda. She started performing with her siblings in The Braxtons.

She made a career out of reality TV and starred in the reality show “Braxton Family Values” for seven seasons. She was also in season 2 of “Celebrity Big Brother” and starred in two other reality shows, “Tamar Braxton: Get Ya Life!” and “To Catch a Beautician,” which is ongoing.