Michael Jordan Spent $10000 From His Net Worth To Make His $21 Million House “Green”

Published 11/25/2021, 2:30 PM EST
CHARLOTTE, NC – MAY 02: Michael Jordan watches a shot during the po-am at the Wachovia Championship at Quail Hollow Country Club on May 2, 2007 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)


The greatest basketball player of all time, Michael Jordan is one of the richest athletes in the world. Jordan had a spectacular career spanning 15 seasons in which he has won every trophy possible.

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His salary from being an athlete, endorsing brands, investments, and starring in various movies, has turned ‘His Airness’ into a billionaire. The six-time NBA champion is one of the most endorsed athletes ever. Jordan had been the face of Gatorade for a long time with major deals with brands like Nike and McDonald’s.

Jordan’s Highland Park Mansion:

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One of Jordan’s oldest homes is the one located in Highland Park, Illinois. The seven-acre estate contains a  basketball court, a fish pond, a pool, a tennis court and a cigar room to name a few.

The front gates bear the iconic number 23 of Michael Jordan. According to reports, Jordan had spent around $10000 to plant 200 mature pine trees around the estate to make his house “Green”.

Despite having such luxuries, Jordan apparently does not spend much time in the Highland Park mansion. Jordan has always felt at home in North Carolina where he spent most of his life. Jordan purchased a whole-floor penthouse in downtown Charlotte, not far from the arena where the Charlotte Hornets play.

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How many houses does Michael Jordan own?

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28 April 2010: NBA great and Charlotte Bobcats owner Michael Jordan during the Pro-Am of the Quail Hollow Championship at Quail Hollow Country Club in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Chris Keane/Icon SMI/Icon Sport Media via Getty Images)

In 2013, Jordan purchased a luxurious mansion North of Charlotte near Lake Norman. The house is located beside the Peninsula country. In 2013, Jordan purchased a luxurious mansion North of Charlotte near Lake Norman. The house is located beside the Peninsula country club.

Jordan, a golf enthusiast, basically has a golf course right outside his front door! Other mansions of Jordan are spread across the United States, but he is rumored to spend most of his time in the North Charlotte Mansion which is beside The Peninsula Country Club. Jordan, a golf enthusiast, basically has a golf course right outside his front door!

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Other mansions of Jordan are spread across the United States, but he is rumored to spend most of his time in the North Charlotte Mansion. Michael Jordan is a man who enjoys the luxuries of life which is clearly evident from his houses. According to Forbes, Michael Jordan’s current net worth stands at a whopping $1.6 billion dollars.

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Abhinava Ghosh

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Abhinava is an NBA writer for EssentiallySports. He is currently pursuing his Bachelor's in Journalism and Mass Communication. Abhinava has been following NBA for the past 6 years and is a huge fan of the Golden State Warriors and Stephen Curry.

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