Famous Neighbors

Miami has always attracted celebrities. During the beginning of the 90’s two high profile celebrities launched Miami as a trendy place to live: Madonna and Sylvester Stallone.

Julio Iglesias, Gloria Estefan, the Bee Gees have been Miami’s residents for decades. They live respectively in Indian Creek, Star Island, and North Bay Road.

Some celebrities are now full time Miami residents, but most have their second or third home in Miami. Celebrities come from all entertainment environments, including sports, music, and movies.

The American Riviera seduced celebrities from all continents. Some celebrities choose to live in Miami condos and others in Miami luxury homes. Miami is the playground of some of the most well-known celebrities on this planet.

Musicians Lenny Kravitz and Ricky Martin choose Miami as their home. Enrique Iglesias and Anna Kournikova are full time residents in Miami. Ricky Martin has a house in Miami Beach, 5130 North Bay Road.

Boris Becker the legendary tennis player lives in Fisher Island, and Opra Winfreyhas also a condo there.

Billy Joel has his home in the exclusive La Gorce Island, whereas Jennifer Lopezused to live in a luxury home on North Bay Road, but she sold it to live with Marc Anthony in a South Beach condo.

Iggy Pop, the legendary singer, has several properties in Miami.

Whitney Houston owns a condominium in Williams Island in Aventura.

David Caruso the star of CSI Miami is a full time resident of Miami.

Star Island is home for Shaquill O’Neal, Rosie O’Donnell, Gloria and Emilio Estefan, while Andy Garcia calls Key Biscayne home.

Matt Damon has a mansion in Miami Beach, whereas Nicolas Cage has a second home in Miami.

Cher owns several properties in Miami, her main house is located in Key Biscayne, she also owns a house on La Gorce Island, and a lot in Coral Gables.

Several other stars like Shakira, O.J. Simpson, Sean “P Diddy” Combs, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Beyonc’e Knowles, Rush Limbaugh, Jamal Mashburn, Dan Marino, Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, Ahmad Rashad, Andy Roddick, Christina Saralegui, Sammy Sosa, Scott Strapp, Katrina Taylor, Donald Trump, Ivana Trump, Venus Williams, Serena Williams, Brooke Hogan, Nicko Mcbrain, Dennis Rodman, Missy Elliot, Yngwie Malmsteen, John Secada, Timbaland, Julia Roberts, and Andre Agassi are just some of the people that live in the tri-county area. Below is a list of all the celebrities you might see in Florida.


Larry Bird | Former Professional Basketball Player | Naples
Jennifer Capriati | Pro Tennis Player | Wesley Chapel (Tampa Area)
David Caruso | Actor | Miami Beach
David Cassidy | Singer/1970’s TV Show “The Partridge Family” | Fort Lauderdale
JC Chasez | ‘N Sync | Winter Park
Cher | Singer/Actress | Miami Beach
Sean “P Diddy” Combs | Music Producer/Rap Artist/Entrepreneur | Miami Beach
Matt Damon | Actor | Miami Beach
Celine Dion | Singer | Jupiter Island
Mike Ditka | Former NFL Player and Coach | Naples
Howie Dorough | Backstreet Boys | Palm Bay
Gloria Estefan | Singer/Musician | Miami Beach
Joey Fatone | ‘N Sync | Orlando
Barry Gibb | Member of the Bee Gees | Miami Beach
Robin Gibb | Member of the Bee Gees | Miami Beach
Hulk Hogan (Terry Bollea) | Pro Wrestler/Actor | Clearwater
Martina Hingis | Pro Tennis Player | Wesley Chapel
Enrique Iglesias | Singer/Musician | Miami Beach
Dwayne Johnson “The Rock” | Pro Wrestler/Actor | Davie
Stephen King | Author | Sarasota/Casey Key
Chris Kirkpatrick | ‘N Sync | Orlando
Beyoncé Knowles | Singer | Miami Beach
Anna Kournikova | Pro Tennis Player/Model | Miami Beach
Lenny Kravitz | Singer/Musician | Miami Beach
Barry Larkin | Major League Baseball Player | Orlando
Joannie Laurer “Chyna” | Pro Wrestler | Sarasota
Rush Limbaugh | Political Talk Show Host | West Palm Beach
Ricky Martin | Singer | Miami Beach
Ivan Lendl | Former Pro Tennis Player | Bradenton
Joe Namath | Former NFL player | Tequesta
Jamal Mashburn | NBA player | Miami Beach
Martina Navratilova | Pro Tennis Player | Sarasota
Rosie O’Donnell | Entertainer/Comedian | Miami Beach
Gene “Mean Gene” Okerlund | Pro Wrestling Announcer | Sarasota
Shaquille O’Neal | NBA Basketball player | Orlando and Miami Beach
Derek Parra | Gold Medalist in Speedskating 2002 Olympics | Oviedo
Ahmad Rashad | Host of “Inside Stuff” and “Real TV”/Former NFL player | West Palm Beach
Andy Roddick | Pro Tennis Player | Boca Raton
Cristina Saralegui | Talk Show Host/Actress | Miami Beach
Randy “Macho Man” Savage (Randy Poffo) | Pro Wrestler | Treasure Island
Monica Seles | Pro Tennis player | Sarasota
Shakira | Singer/Musician | Miami Beach
Sammy Sosa | Major League Baseball Player | Coral Springs
Scott Stapp | Singer | Boca Raton
Katrina Taylor “Trina” | Rap Artist | Miami
John Travolta | Actor | Ocala
Donald Trump | Entrepreneur/Real Estate Developer | Palm Beach
Ivana Trump | Previously married to Donald Trump | Palm Beach
Paul Wight “The Big Show” | Pro Wrestler | Odessa (Tampa Area)
Torrie Wilson | World Wrestling Entertainment | Tampa
Oprah Winfrey | Talk Show Host/Actress | Miami Beach
Serena Williams | Pro Tennis Player | West Palm Beach
Venus Williams | Pro Tennis Player | West Palm Beach
Tiger Woods | Pro Golfer | Windermere and Jupiter Island
David T. Jones |Former Monkee/Race horse trainer | Indiantown
Brooke Hogan| Singer| South Miami Beach
Nicko McBrain |Drummer-Iron Maiden | Boca Raton
Brian Johnson |Singer- AC/DC | Sarasota
Cliff Williams |Bassist- AC/DC | Ft. Myers
Dennis Rodman|Former NBA player| Miami Beach
Missy Eliott | Rapper | Miami Beach
Yngwie Malmsteen |Rock Guitarist | Ft. Lauderdale
Larry the Cable Guy |Comedian | Sanford
Iggy Pop |Rock Singer | Miami Beach
Nicolas Cage |Actor | Miami Beach
John Secada|Singer | Miami
Timbaland |Rapper/Producer| Miami Beach
Julia Roberts |Actress| Miami
Andre Agassi |Tennis Player| Miami
Andy Garcia | Actor | Miami
Julio Iglesias |Singer | Miami Beach
Jennifer Lopez |Singer/Actress| South Beach
Sylverster Stallone | Actor| Miami Beach
April Florio [Model/Actress] Melbourne
Chuck Norris | Actor| Naples
John Travolta [Actor] Ocala
Dan Spitz |Metal Guitarist| Palm Beach
John Gruden [NFL Coach] Tampa
Marty Balin [Rock Musician] Tampa
Tony Dungy [NFL Coach] Tampa
Derek Jeter [MLB Player] Tampa
Robin Zander [Cheap Trick] Clearwater