The Ecclestones

Taking Over L.A.

One Mansion at a Time

9/12/2011 5:15 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

First, Petra Ecclestone bought Candy Spelling's $85 million mansion -- now her sister Tamara is shopping for her own mega home ... in the $50 million range! Since when did money buy popularity? Oh, right ... silly question.

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