Ryan Seacrest has sure come a long way since his first days hosting American Idol for Fox. He’s since begun his own radio show and production empire and, according to TMZ, he just snapped up Ellen DeGeneres’ estate, which was originally listed at $49 million. Yup, you read that right. $49 million.

Ry-Ry even got a great "deal": The Wall Street Journal reports that he paid $37 million for the pad, which was on the market last year for a whopping $60 million.

Ryan’s new estate is said to be comprised of over 9,000 square feet for the main house alone, which sits on its own block in Beverly Hills with three guest houses on the nearly 3-acre property.

Well played, Ryan. Don’t forget to invite us to the housewarming party!

Source: TMZ
The Wall Street Journal 

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