The stars have aligned to carry you the Puerto Rico pad of the late astrologer Walter Mercado at an unbeatable value.
Located in an “unique space” of San Juan, in keeping with the property itemizing, the six-bedroom, five-bathroom unfold first hit the market in September 2020 for $495,000. With no purchaser within the playing cards, it then had its price slashed to $430,000 in December, in keeping with Realtor.com. It’s now asking simply $395,000.
Mercado, who was additionally a psychic, died in 2019 on the age of 88 from kidney failure. He was generally known as a longtime presence on Spanish-language tv, delivering every day horoscopes in his native tongue to 120 million viewers for many years. He famously wore over-the-top appears to be like on air, which included capes, and wished his viewers “mucho, mucho amor” — or “heaps and plenty of love.”
His profession started in 1969 by chance, when an everyday horoscope presenter did not report for obligation at a Telemundo Puerto Rico station. Viewers begged for him to return, and years later he landed a spot on Univision in Miami in 1990, showing on “Primer Impacto.” More not too long ago, Mercado — who hailed from Puerto Rico — was the topic of the 2020 Netflix documentary “Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado.”
The itemizing pictures show the house’s vibrant inside, which seems within the documentary, with yellow, crimson and inexperienced partitions. The first flooring boats a big front room, kitchen and eating room. Tilework leads up the steps to the second stage, the place there’s yet one more front room, eating room and a smaller kitchen — plus two balconies.
Outside, there is a pool space with a gazebo and a patio, in addition to a lined carport for at the very least 4 automobiles.
Gretchen Garcia, of Real Estate Opportunities, has the itemizing.