In the world of Bravolebrity, your house can be too small, but it can never been too gaudy. Among the most “extravagant” properties in the portfolio are Sonja Morgan’s four-story New York City money pit, Melissa Gorga’s 9,100-square-foot Montville mansion, and Lisa Vanderpump’s 17,000-square-foot
private zoo french chateau in Beverly Glen—notice a trend here?
But owning a large home doesn’t automatically mean it’s a nice home (or tasteful, for that matter) and the Housewives have built a bit of reputation for being magnets for hideously overpriced real estate. Above, we’ve rounded up several mansions that prove money can’t buy you class, style, or even a decent contractor.