Gisele Bündchen is a Brazilian supermodel and actress widely considered to be one of the top models of all time. Often referred to as the “highest-paid model in the world,” Gisele has graced over 1,200 magazine covers in her illustrious career spanning over two decades. Some of her most high-profile campaigns have been for brands such as Chanel, Balenciaga, Christian Dior, and Victoria’s Secret, where she was a longtime Angel from 2000 to 2007.
In addition to modeling, Gisele has appeared in films like The Devil Wears Prada and Taxi. Off the runway, she is also known for being married to NFL star Tom Brady from 2009 to 2022. With estimated career earnings of over $400 million before taxes according to Forbes, Gisele currently has a net worth of $400 million, cementing her status as one of the richest models in the world.
After achieving unprecedented success over her 25+ year modeling career, the 43-year old Gisele has amassed a significant real estate portfolio. Most recently, she has added a sprawling equestrian ranch in Southwest Ranches, Florida to her property holdings, reports Top Ten Real Estate Deals.
A tranquil retreat
In March 2022, Gisele paid $9.1 million for a 7.5-acre estate in the rural enclave between Miami and Fort Lauderdale. The renovated home and expansive grounds, which she reportedly plans to stock with horses, chickens and other farm animals, provide a tranquil retreat in Florida for the supermodel.
The home is located in Southwest Ranches near the Everglades and has 10 large horse stalls on the equestrian property. Southwest Ranches is known for its large estates and equestrian community.
The property has soccer facilities, tennis courts, and an infinity pool with hot tub.
5,200 square feet of living space
The home includes a newly remodeled main house with 9 bedrooms and almost 5,200 square feet of living space.
A spacious outdoor dining area.
The infinity pool.
An outdoor kitchen with a hibachi grill, pizza oven, BBQ pit, and wine fridge.
Multiple water fountains and landscape water features on the estate.
The first floor primary suite features a private sitting area and luxurious bathroom.
Open plan space
An open concept living room with a fireplace and floating glass staircase.
Open concept living room
The home was originally constructed in the ’70s and was on and off the market since 2021. The sellers spared no expense in remodelling the residence to suit Gisele’s requirements.
The iconic floating staircase
The floating staircase is central to the open plan space and divides the living room from the dining areas and kitchen.
The primary bedroom suite is situated discreetly on the first floor. A floating glass staircase connects the living areas below to bedrooms above.
The gourmet kitchen next to the staircase boasts Italian Calacatta quartz countertops and a built-in bar.
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