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Nets Star Joe Johnson

Dumping ATL Mansion

After Trade to Brooklyn

10/13/2012 6:30 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Former Atlanta Hawks star Joe Johnson wasn't too attached to his GINORMOUS Georgia mansion -- TMZ has learned he listed the place for $4.7 mil after he was traded to the Brooklyn Nets.

Johnson purchased the massive 13,822 square-foot-pad back in 2005 for $3.8 mil -- the same year he signed with the Hawks. Fast forward to 2012 ... Johnson is traded to Brooklyn under a $119-million contract and it's sayonara GA.

The 7-bedroom, 9-bath crib is pretty AMAZING too ... 10-foot-high ceilings ...sleek modern decor ... movie theater ... massive game room ... infinity edge pool and spa. Plus, it sits on almost 2 acres of land.

Not gonna find that in Park Slope.

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1.

Loretta Love    

4 million dollar residence in Park Slope will feel like a prison ... comparatively

677 days ago
2.

Mindy    

there's no warmth to the house.

677 days ago
3.

OH NO!    

Dumping usually means selling at a loss. It looks like he is asking $900K more than he paid for it. You can buy 20-30 mobile homes in the midwest for the profit alone.

677 days ago
4.

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Making $20 Million per year for the next 6 Years . . .
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Surprised he doesn't just rent out the Atlanta Mansion to someone.
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As long as he's bringing in more than his mortgage each month.

677 days ago
5.

Concerned viewer    

According to local real estate reports, Johnson lost the house, which will soon be shortlisted. He did not put the house of his own free will.

676 days ago

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