The Lengthy Island house of Jordan Belfort — the convicted party-loving stockbroker whose high-flying life and gut-wrenching fall impressed “The Wolf of Wall Avenue” and the e-book on which it was based mostly — is as soon as once more on the market, The Put up has discovered.
The two-acre unfold, at 5 Pin Oak Courtroom in Glen Head, is out there for $2.89 million following a value chop and a dealer swap. It initially requested $three.four million in March 2017. That’s a $510,000, or 15 %, discount.
“I feel this can be a nice value for the home,” says Dana Forbes, of Daniel Gale Sotheby’s Worldwide Realty, who’s advertising the itemizing alongside colleague Bonnie Doran, including that it now gives nice bang for the buck.
The house has had one proprietor since being bought off by the feds in 2001 as a part of the $110 million restitution Belfort owed his almost 1,500 fraud victims.
In “The Wolf of Wall Avenue” — the 2013 movie directed by Martin Scorsese that was based mostly on Belfort’s 2007 memoir of the identical title — the home (as performed by one other, close by home) is represented within the scene the place Belfort, as performed by Leonardo DiCaprio, lands a helicopter whereas drunk and excessive. In one other scene, Belfort arrives on the house almost paralyzed by quaaludes.
There are 5 bedrooms and eight loos throughout eight,706 sq. ft. Itemizing photographs present a two-story lobby, a grand-looking billiards room with a coffered ceiling, a big kitchen, a fitness center and a racquetball court docket. For when it’s chilly, there are 4 fireplaces; for when it’s sizzling, there’s an outside pool.
Belfort — who pleaded responsible in 1999 to fraud and different expenses relating, partly, to penny-stock scams and market manipulation — is now a motivational speaker. He lives in California, in keeping with the Actual Deal.
This text initially appeared in The New York Put up