The lost homes of down-on-their-luck celebrities

Fame, foreclosure and short sales

Celebrities: They're just like us. They might earn bigger paychecks, but that doesn't make them immune to financial woes. They’ve lost houses for the same reasons that affect you and your neighbors. Unemployment. Divorce. Buying a home they couldn't afford. The only difference is that what they lost was a lot more luxurious -- for some, remarkably so. Here's a look at the rich and famous who have endured foreclosures and short sales since the housing crisis hit.