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50 Cent finally sells 21-bedroom mansion

/ 04:09 PM April 03, 2019

FARMINGTON, Conn. — Rapper 50 Cent’s 50,000-square-foot mansion in Connecticut that first went on the market 12 years ago has finally sold at a fraction of the original asking price.

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This June 28, 2018 file photo shows 50 Cent at the “Power” Season 5 world premiere in New York. Image: Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File

Jennifer Leahy, an agent at Douglas Elliman in Greenwich, tells the Hartford Courant the 21-bedroom. 25-bathroom home in Farmington was sold for $2.9 million.

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The sale was first reported by The Wall Street Journal.

The rapper, whose real name is Curtis James Jackson III, asked $18.5 million for the 17-acre estate in 2007. Jackson purchased the mansion in 2004 from boxer Mike Tyson for $4.1 million, and then sank millions into it for renovations.

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The home also has an indoor pool, a gym, racquetball courts and a dance room.

Leahy did not disclose the buyer. NVG

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