Marc Anthony asks $27 million for Florida villa he bought from Bacardi heiress



Marc Anthony wearing a suit and tie: Singer-actor Marc Anthony bought the 17,000-square-foot villa for $19 million two years ago. (Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times)


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Singer-actor Marc Anthony bought the 17,000-square-foot villa for $19 million two years ago. (Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times)

Marc Anthony is chasing a big profit in the Sunshine State. The Grammy-winning salsa singer recently floated his waterfront home in Coral Gables, Fla., for sale at $27 million — or $8 million more than he paid for it two years ago.

He bought it from Hilda Maria Bacardi, the great-great-granddaughter of Bacardi founder Facundo Bacardí Massó. The rum heiress was originally aiming for even more than Anthony’s current asking price, at $27.26 million, but eventually trimmed the tag and sold it to the Latin music star for $19 million.

Anthony didn’t alter the home during his stay; it was built in 2016, so there weren’t many changes to make in the first place. At a colossal 17,000 square feet, the Amalfi Coast-inspired gem

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