Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck are clueless when it comes to finding their ideal home.
Last month, newly married were in escrow In affluent Pacific Palisades for a $34.5 million California home. But at the last moment he pulled out of buying it.
Instead, it looks like they’ve finally settled on prime real estate from one of Los Angeles’ most prominent families.
Owned by one of the city’s wealthiest residents — Gregory Milken — with his wife, EJ, the 1.13-acre property in Pacific Palisades wasn’t even listed a week before the couple scooped it up.
Hitting the market for $64 million, Gregory, EJ and their five children have lived in the home for more than a decade, having bought the property back in 2009 for $14.5 million.
Gregory’s father, Michael Milken, was one of Wall Street’s most powerful financiers during the 1980s—and gained distinction for developing high-yield bonds, sometimes referred to as “junk bonds.”
Composed of six bedrooms and 10 baths, the property is spread over 13,000 sq ft and comes with a 3,000 sq ft two-bedroom, four-bathroom guest house.
Features include two studies, a media room, a spacious game room that opens to the backyard, two playrooms, a spacious kitchen and a family room.
Additionally, there’s an 800-square-foot gym for Lopez to work up a sweat.
The listing states that the grounds have a long driveway that opens into a large motor court.
Outdoor amenities include a resort-style pool and spa and a fire feature.
Fred Bernstein of Westside Estate Agency has the listing.
Lopez, 53, and Affleck, 50, have been visiting the homes ever since summer 2021, last march, they were also in contract to buy a $50 million mansion before ultimately deciding against it.
Meanwhile, Lopez has already found a buyer For her French style, the six-year-old nine-bedroom Bel-Air estate she listed last month for $42.5 million.