Brad Pitt was reportedly involved in a real estate controversy that recently got in the eyes of the netizens. The Oscar-winning invested $40 Million in Carmel Estate situated close to a seaside cliff, according to a report by SheKnows. The actor has put $40 million on a 1918 historic estate, D.L. James House. Reportedly, Brad Pitt’s love of architecture and the arts got the house designed by architect Charles Sumner Greene.
Brad Pitt’s Make It Right Foundation Controversy
In 2005, Brad Pitt’s Make It Right Foundation built 109 eye-catching and affordable homes in New Orleans. It was specifically for people who were displaced by the damage wrought by Hurricane Katrina. Many people began to complain as the quality of the houses was not up to the normal living standard. As Brad Pitt’s news of Carmel Estate got over the internet, netizens called out the actor and hailed that he piped the money from his NGO, Make It Right Foundation.
Fans’ Reaction to Brad Pitt’s new Property
A user trashed the actor for the new property and for not delivering what his NGO promised. He said, “people who bought his Foundations houses are left with unhabitable derelict houses & debts”
The "$40 Million of donations money of Brad Pitt's Make It Right Foundation that's still bring investigated", we can see where it's ended up, new house for Millionaire Brad Pitt, while the people who bought his Foundations houses are left with unhabitable derelict houses & debts— ¥Judy¥ (@judyju18) July 27, 2022
“Congrats to Brad”, a user mockingly congratulated the actor.
I can’t afford an IUD before it’s too late, but congrats to Brad.— It’s Tiff (@shelikesfacts) July 26, 2022
Another user trashed him for “absurd spendings”. The user said, “Californian economy would have been in shambles”.
If not for these gullible idiots, with their absurd spendings, our Californian economy would have been in shambles. Keep up the good work.— District Kola (@DistrictKola) July 26, 2022
Rich king— Xyla ✨ (@istanlords) July 28, 2022
Wondering how things are proceeding in the multitude of lawsuits over the abysmal housing that Brad Pitt's Make It Right [ironic] Foundation built?— Michelle (@WMichelleWho) July 27, 2022
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Complaints of Make It Right Foundation Affordable Houses Owners
As the actor is reportedly planning for his new real estate investment, his previous property, Make It Right Foundation affordable homeowners are not happy. Many of the homeowners have been riddled with construction-related problems that have led to mold, termites, rotting wood, flooding, and other woes.
As Brad Pitt is going through a tough time in his personal life, he can now sit back and relax in his expensive cliffside castle by the sea, if the news of him buying it is true.
Brad Pitt’s next movie, Bullet Train is set to release on August 5, 2022.
Source: SheKnows / popsci