: Janice Place, Beverly Hills, Calif.
In 2009 the pop star bought a $6.9 million 8,520-square-foot contemporary home and then flooding caused "extensive damage," according to its subsequent listing for $4.5 million, as is. The singer defaulted on the home, selling it as a short sale earlier this year to a buyer who ultimately paid more than the asking price.
(Photo: Realtor.com) More From Forbes
: Homes of the Most Powerful Celebrities America’s New Foreclosure Capitals Meet New York City’s $100 Million PenthouseThe opinions expressed are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Comcast.