The sale of Anna Nicole Smith's spacious Studio City home has been approved by a judge, nearly six years after her death.
The five-bedroom, 5 1/2-bath, 4,700 square-foot home was to be sold for $1.3 million.
A judge approved the sale on Tuesday. Howard K. Stern, Smith's long-time confidante and lawyer – now the executor of her estate – said in court papers that the sale is "to the advantage of the estate and in the best interest of the interested persons."
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The home at 3646 Avenida del Sol (map) is where the former Playboy Playmate's reality television series "The Anna Nicole Show" was filmed a decade ago.
Smith died in 2007 at age 39 after an accidental drug overdose in Florida. Stern was last fall cleared of a drug conspiracy conviction and other charges in Smith's death.
At the time of the star's death, Smith's home had an estimated value of $1.8 Million. The house, which sits on a 18,240-sqaure-foot lot with panoramic views, was recently appraised at $1.45 million.
Stern's lawyer, Richard Petty, said that after real estate commissions and tax liens are deducted, the remainder of the proceeds will benefit Smith's 6-year-old daughter, Dannielynn Birkhead.
The buyer of the home is Rouzbeh Zoka, trustee of the Rouzbeh Zoka 2012 revocable trust. The trust has deposited $39,000 as part of the purchase price.