Brad Faxon has a brand new neighbor. And a former fellow TV analyst.
Faxon and his spouse Dory, an actual property agent, stay within the Old Palm Golf Club group in Palm Beach Gardens the place World Golf Hall of Famer Greg Norman reportedly simply purchased a brand new house. Both Faxon and Norman had been a part of FOX’s golf protection.
Norman and his spouse, Kiki, sold Tranquility, their eight-acre estate on Jupiter Island, for $55.1 million on April 7. The purchaser reportedly is the household of Les Wexner, chairman emeritus of L Brands, proprietor of Victoria’s Secret.
“I know which house he bought, the Lashingers’ house. I read what he paid for it ($12.2 million) — I never know if that’s true,” mentioned Faxon on the Chubb Classic offered by SERVPRO at Tiburón Golf Club, the place Norman designed each programs.
Norman is also the match founder and host of the QBE Shootout, the PGA Tour group occasion performed at Tiburón since 2001. This is the primary 12 months the Black Course has hosted the PGA Tour Champions match. The Shootout and the CME Group Tour Championship on the LPGA tour have each been performed on the power’s Gold Course.
Old Palm’s golf course was designed by Raymond Floyd, and has had a number of tour professionals name it house sooner or later. Ernie Els was the latest to go away.
“When we moved down, Ian Baker-Finch lived there, Louis (Oosthuizen), Charl (Schwartzel), Branden Grace, Shane Lowry’s renting in there,” Faxon mentioned. “(Lee) Westwood lived there.”
Rory McIlroy additionally owned a house there, however reportedly purchased Els’ house at The Bear’s Club.
And Faxon mentioned Els has offered his place and moved close to Seminole Golf Club.
“Now it’s like everything in Florida is sold out,” he mentioned. “There’s no places left anywhere. It’s crazy.”
Norman’s new 11,837-square-foot home sits on two acres and options six bedrooms, seven full loos and two half-baths. The property additionally has a tennis courtroom, visitor home and an enormous resort-style pool with a swim-up bar.
Tiger Woods’ ex-wife, Elin Nordegren, paid $9.4 million for a house there in September.
Norman has reportedly needed to return to Australia after battling COVID-19 late final 12 months. Norman additionally offered his Seven Lakes ranch in Colorado for $52 million in March.