Inside NFL's Emmanuel Acho's new Hollywood mansion – bought for $6.3 million
The modern hangout sits above the Sunset Strip in one of the most prestigious postcodes in SoCal
Sports Anchor Emmanuel Acho has just purchased a new home in the Hollywood Hills for $6.325 million. The price includes the main property – for $6.075 million – and the adjoining plot of land for an additional $250,000.
Emmanuel Acho is best known as a former linebacker who played in the National Football League before working as an analyst for Fox Sports 1. In February this year, he also hosted The Bachelor: After the Last Rose on ABC.
This architecturally-designed haven overlooks one of the most famous neighborhoods on the West Coast, making it one of the world's best homes. Here, we tour the magnificent property.
Emmanuel Acho's home is a trove of luxe decor inspiration – exhibited primarily through its floor-to-ceiling glass windows that create a flow between indoor and outdoor living. This is perhaps most evident in the open-plan living space, whose blue and white scheme has reset the bar for future living room ideas.
The living room leads to an equally contemporary chef's kitchen that is equipped with Modulo Cucine cabinets, Miele and Thermador appliances, and a breakfast bar that separates the indoor and outdoor dining areas.
Meanwhile, the upstairs showcases a host of fashionable bedroom ideas – most especially through the primary bedroom suite. This space comes complete with two walk-in closets and a sitting area, along with a private bathroom with a soaking tub. The three additional guest suites similarly include spacious closets and en suite bathrooms suites.
Like all rooms in the home, the bedrooms boast views across the iconic Los Angeles skyline, though this vision is best enjoyed from the roof garden and swimming pool. The exterior also has an outdoor dining room that is perfect for entertaining when the sun sets above the City of Angels.
Plus, the adjacent land offers further space for Emmanuel Acho to experiment with urban garden ideas in one of the sunniest spots in the country. However, only time will tell what the former linebacker will do with the space.
Kennon Earl of Rare Properties at Compass represented Emmanuel Acho, and A. Elliott of Aaron Kirman Group at Compass represented the seller.
Megan is the News and Trends Editor at Homes & Gardens. She first joined Future Plc as a News Writer across their interiors titles, including Livingetc and Real Homes. As the News Editor, she often focuses on emerging microtrends, sleep and wellbeing stories, and celebrity-focused pieces. Before joining Future, Megan worked as a News Explainer at The Telegraph, following her MA in International Journalism at the University of Leeds. During her BA in English Literature and Creative Writing, she gained writing experience in the US while studying in New York. Megan also focused on travel writing during her time living in Paris, where she produced content for a French travel site. She currently lives in London with her antique typewriter and an expansive collection of houseplants.
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