If you’ve got a taste for opulence and $4 million burning a hole in your bank account, a “Real Housewife” would like to speak with you!
Bankrupt Franklin Lakes socialite Teresa Giudice and her contractor beau Joe are parting ways with their 10,000-square-feet, six bedrooms, five and a half bath home in Montville Township, New Jersey. Excessive spending and what they call “a downturn in the global economy” has left The Giudices $8-$11 million in debt and drowning in unpaid mortgages and credit card bills. A mayjah problem since Teresa and Joe make only $79,000 in annual taxable income –which includes the $3,333 Teresa pockets for her portrayal as an overgrown guidette on Bravo’s The Real Housewives of New Jersey.
The home — located on 3.77 acres in the Garden State suburbs — is listed with Farmbrook Realty, who describe the sprawling estate as: “Incredible custom home featuring extensive marble, granite and custom wood floors throughout. Soaring ceilings and Grand Foyer greet you as you enter this gorgeous 6 Bedroom, 5.1 Bath Home. Enjoy the spacious Gourmet Eat In Kitchen with Breakfast Bar and Center Island and relax at the end of the day in your Master Bedroom Suite with separate sitting room, cozy fireplace and steam shower. Huge Great Room, Game Room, Wine Room, Media Room and separate live/in Guest Suite make this home perfect for entertaining. Set on over 3 1/2 acres of wooded property with 2 ponds, privacy and tranquility reigns….”