One of the worldÃ¢â¬â¢s leading pop stars has splashed out $3.3 million (ÃÂ£2.1 million) on a luxury property in a trendy Los Angeles suburb. Bruno Mars, the R&B star who has enjoyed three chart-topping hits in the UK, has bought a stylish home in the Laurel Canyon area which has been home to stars including Frank Zappa and George Clooney.
Keep reading to learn more about the 26 year oldsÃ¢â¬â¢ fantastic new luxury home.
The Lazy Song star buys ÃÂ£2.1m mansion
The singer of hits including Grenade and Just The Way You Are has bought the luxury ÃÂ£2 million home which features three bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms and sits on a generous 4,064 square feet.
The Daily Mail reports that Ã¢â¬Ëthe house is covered in chocolate coloured hardwood floors and long walls of floor-to-ceiling retractable glass panels, allowing for spectacular views of the San Fernando Valley.Ã¢â¬â¢
The dining area features a large sky light and floating, built-in buffet bat as well as a special refrigerator to keep wine at the perfect temperature. The service areas include a guest bedroom with private attached bathroom, a separate office, and a laundry facility.
A walled and double-gated motor court at the front easily parks three or four cars, while a three car garage and driveway offers off-street parking for up to six more.
The garden boasts deep, shaded overhangs, an outdoor bar and a dark-bottom swimming pool surrounded by decking. The property also comes equipped with a modern security system with eight perimeter cameras.
Mars has reportedly paid $3,254,000 for the property which represents a staggering $2,019,000 profit for the existing owners in just 14 months. The property was bought for just $1,235,000 in May 2011 although there has been a significant sum spent on taxes and renovation costs.
Bruno Mars house photos at Facebook/Homesgofast