In keeping with the year-end tradition of retrospectives, Realtor.com looked back and highlighted 10 of the most stunning celebrity homes that were on the market this year. The ways in which these mansions and penthouses hit you may vary from the obscenely expensive to the ostentatious to the luxurious and even to the odd classy abode. At any rate, they are here for us, the noncelebrated public, to admire, to judge, and perhaps to reflect at how much better we would be at choosing and decorating our palaces if we were celebrities. Click ahead to see 10 opulent homes of entertainers from music, television and film.
—By Colleen Kane, special to CNBC.com
Posted 31 Dec. 2014