This week in celebrity real estate: Meryl Streep and Kristen Wiig buy in Pasadena, “Broad City” star Abbi Jacobson picks up Silver Lake pad … and more

From left: Meryl Streep, Kristin Wiig, Abbi Jacobson
From left: Meryl Streep, Kristin Wiig, Abbi Jacobson

Three-time Academy Award winner Meryl Streep re-entered the LA real estate market with her $3.6 million purchase of a mid-century pad in Pasadena. She and husband Don Gummer paid more than half a million dollars below the original asking price for the 3,087 square-foot home. Besides the elegant interiors, the couple will have 2 acres of land to work with.

Actress and writer Kristen Wiig dropped $2.96 million on the famous Case Study House No. 10 in Pasadena. The home, built in 1947 by father-and-son architects Kemper Nomland and Kemper Nomland Jr., was the product of Art & Architecture magazine’s groundbreaking Case Study program, where architects built experimental, inexpensive homes meant to house returning WWII vets. Wiig’s new pad was renovated in 2012 by Design Vidal.

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“Broad City” star Abbi Jacobson nabbed a mid-century home in Silver Lake for $1.59 million. The 2,000-square-foot home includes three bedrooms, two bathrooms, an office and a three-car garage. The interiors are appropriately decked out with modern furnishings. founders Tom and Ruth Chapman paid $24 million for a 6,230 square-foot home in Beverly Hills’ Trousdale Estates neighborhood. In September, the couple sold a majority stake in their online company in a deal reportedly valued it at $1 billion. The seller was billionaire heir Kevin L. Washington, son of Montana industrialist Dennis Washington.