Celebrity Real Estate

Ben Stiller’s Former Beverly Hills Retreat Listed for $5 Million

A secluded getaway in Beverly Hills, with previous residents such as Ben Stiller and Prince Alex von Fürstenberg, is now up for grabs. James Dearden, director of Fatal Attraction, is the current owner and is selling it for a hot $5 million. Let’s take a tour.

When you think of American actor Ben Stiller, you probably remember his roles in award-winning films like Zoolander, Night at the Museum, and Meet The Fockers. Now, you can think of him as a former resident of your future Beverly Hills getaway. The property, which Stiller sold in 2005 according to Virtual Globetrotting, is currently owned by Fatal Attraction director James Dearden and was even once the place of residence for Prince Alex von Fürstenberg, fashion designer Diane von Fürstenberg’s son.

At 5,286 square feet, the home makes the perfect abode for those with an eye for detail and taste for sleek design. This private and secluded oasis has stunning tropical Balinese landscaping on the perimeter and an imposing driveway gate that keeps the property hidden, so feel free to immerse yourself in the resort-style feels. The home with star-studded history is listed for a hot $5 million, which is a great value considering all that it has to offer.

The theme throughout the home is light and bright, whitewashed walls and wide-open walkways give the home a very inviting feel. The spacious living room is open concept, all of your luxurious furniture pieces can now live in harmony with each other. Fleetwood sliding doors look out to a sunny pool area and lead out to multiple terraces and side patios so that you can keep the good times rolling!

Ben stiller living room

Step into the kitchen and feast your eyes on the gourmet kitchen, marble island and countertops included. Stainless steel appliances highlight the large amounts of white cabinetry. From the kitchen, you also have access to an entrance that leads out to an intimate outdoor dining area.


In this home, you won’t ever have to worry about guest arrangements, in fact, your biggest worry should be convincing guests to leave! All five bedrooms, two upstairs and three downstairs, have attached (and completely remodeled) bathrooms and large closets. And if you thought that was it, the upstairs bedrooms have double-door entrances and balconies included. The beautiful master suite has a fireplace and a grand outdoor terrace (no big deal, right?).

luxury guest bedroom

updated bathroom

The former celeb home is a winner through and through, every element adding to the perfect stay-cation. If you want to live like the famous residents themselves, then browse hundreds of listings here at You can also check out free step-by-step guides on how to buy, sell, or rent.

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Kay Duncan is a senior at Old Dominion University studying Communications. When not at school or work, she enjoys practicing Bikram hot yoga in her free time to maintain her focus. In her role as a marketing intern at, Kay writes about new real estate trends and pop culture updates.

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