Ndamukong Suh Buys $6.5 Million Fort Lauderdale Home on Intracoastal
photo by Jeffrey Beall via Wikimedia Commons
Hey there, Fort Lauderdale. Say hello to your newest, giant neighbor.
This off-season, the Miami Dolphins made six-foot-four, 307-pound Ndamukong Suh the highest-paid defensive tackle in the history of football when they gave him a six-year, $114 million
And now Suh has used some of that big money to purchase himself a big house in Fort Lauderdale worth a reported $6.5 million.
So, after he spends his Sundays mashing quarterbacks' faces into oblivion and crushing running backs' bones into a fine powder, Suh will be able to relax in a massive 11,142-square-foot contemporary-style mansion that is located in Coral Ridge and sits right on the Intracoastal Waterway.
Suh's new crib has six bedrooms, eight bathrooms, a wine cellar, a kitchen with two islands, a gym, and a movie theater. The house also has floor-to-ceiling glass and vaulted ceilings and, of course, a pool lit up by giant torches. Because if you're gonna have a pool, might as well have it lit by giant torches.
The pool is surrounded by palm trees and has a cascading waterfall, a spa, and a covered porch that sits just a few feet from the water.
According to Gossip Extra, Suh apparently got the house "cheap," purchasing it for 500 grand less than the original asking price.
Get the Things to Do Newsletter
Find out about upcoming events and special offers happening in South Florida.