When Iupati paid $1.365 million for a home in the Ahwatukee area of Phoenix, Ariz., last month, the new
The seller, recently retired offensive lineman Daryn Colledge, purchased the 5,570-square-foot home from NBA forward Amar’e Stoudemire in 2011 for $1.3 million. Stoudemire, in turn, bought the house in cash from former
The Tuscan-style estate, completed in 2003, includes a vaulted foyer that opens to a living room with floor-to-ceiling glass. A winding wrought iron staircase leads up to a second-level bridge that overlooks the foyer and living room.
Among features is a great room with a wet bar, a game room, a center-island chef's kitchen and an exercise room. The master retreat, one of six bedrooms and 6.5 bathrooms, sports his and her closets, a two-sided fireplace and a spa-like bathroom with a soaking tub and media wall.
Outdoors, the landscaped grounds center on a pool with a raised spa, a water slide and a waterfall feature. Elsewhere is a covered patio with an outdoor kitchen.
Colledge, who retired in April after nine seasons with the Miami Dolphins, Arizona Cardinals and
David Khalaj of Realty Executives represented both Colledge and Iupati in the sale, according to the Multiple Listing Service.
Iupati, 28, joined the Cardinals as a free agent in March, agreeing to a five-year, $40-million contract with $20 million guaranteed. The former first-round pick spent his first five seasons with the