Former Major League Baseball player Bret Boone has put his estate in Rancho Santa Fe up for lease at $38,000 while lowering the asking price for the property by about $1 million.
The single-story Tuscan-style house in a gated community returned to the market in November for about $9.5 million. It's now listed for sale at $8.499 million, according to the Multiple Listing Service.
Boone, who played 15 years in the major leagues, bought the property in 2004 for $1.955 million, property records show. The 12,521-square-foot custom house with eight bedrooms, eight full bathrooms and four half baths was completed in 2008.
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