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Erika Riggs writes on a wide variety of real estate topics, from the all-popular celebrity real estate, to mortgages and home improvement, for the Zillow Blog and other Zillow partners.

  1. Leonardo Dicaprio's  bed

    Leonardo DiCaprio Buys in Palm Springs

    Leonardo DiCaprio’s new hangout is in Palm Springs.

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    House of the Week: Italian Villa Favored by the Stars

    Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton, among others, stayed at the home.

  3. Harriet Beecher Stowe Maine home exterior

    House of the Week: Home Where Harriet Beecher Stowe Wrote ‘Uncle Tom’s Cabin’

    Harriet Beecher Stowe rented this home to complete “Uncle Tom’s Cabin” in the 1850s.

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    John Boehner Buys Florida Condo

    Does a Florida home purchase mean retirement for the Speaker?

  5. Oprah Winfrey sister

    Report: Oprah Buys Home for Long-Lost Sister

    Oprah dropped $490,000 on a home in Wisconsin for her half-sister Patricia Lofton.

  6. Justin Bieber's pool

    Justin Bieber House Hunting in Atlanta

    Bieber checked out a whopping 1-acre estate in Atlanta’s Tuxedo Park.

  7. Simon Cowell's home

    New Dad Simon Cowell Lists Beverly Hills Bachelor Pad

    The reality TV judge first offered his trophy property for $20 million in an off-marketing listing.

  8. Scottie Pippen's home

    Scottie Pippen Relists Florida Home

    Scottie Pippen’s Florida home has been on and off the market for four years.

  9. Ryan Reynolds' living room 2

    Ryan Reynolds Finally Dumps Hollywood Hills Home

    It took a few price cuts, but Ryan Reynolds finally got rid of his Hollywood Hills bungalow.

  10. Mushroom House underneath

    House of the Week: The Mushroom House

    The pod-like shapes earned this home its Mushroom House nickname.

  11. Conan O'Brien's white-columned home.

    See Homes of TV Talk Show Hosts

    Where do talk show hosts like Jimmy Fallon, Ellen DeGeneres and Queen Latifa call home?

  12. Fred Armisen's living room

    Forget Portland: Fred Armisen Buys in LA

    Fred Armisen bought a new home in the hipster ‘hood of Silver Lake, L.A.

  13. Rich and Kathy Hilton apartment

    Report: Kathy and Rich Hilton Buy in New York

    The Hiltons are expanding their domain to the East Coast and have purchased a $2.522 million NY apartment.

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    House of the Week: Elvis’ Other Graceland

    The King of Rock and Roll’s “Graceland West” is now being sold for $3.95 million.

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    Whitney Houston’s Home Returns to the Market

    Houston’s home has bounced on and off the market in the last several years.