Originally posted on FatManWriting  |  Last updated 5/8/13
When you are a superstar in the National Football League you can't have just any old house. Actually, to live in something that most people would call a 'house' is just wrong. You have the means to have more than just a house, so why not get it? Matt Forte, superstar running back of the Chicago Bears (in case you didn't know), has the means, and now he has the house--excuse me--mansion befitting a player of his stature. Realtor.com Okay--so nice is a bit of an understatement for this 6000+ square foot mansion that he got  for $1.47 million. I can't help but wonder one thing though. Do players like him actually take on a mortgage when they by houses like this? The man makes enough to buy it out-right after all. Do realtor's give cash or paid in fulll discounts? If you want so see more of Matt Forte's humble abode check out the gallery over at It's Always Sunny in Detroit.
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