Former ‘RHOC’ Star Jim Bellino Slashes Price Of Mega Mansion AGAIN Amid Growing Legal Troubles

Jim Bellino Slashes Price Of Mega Mansion Amid Legal Troubles
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Apr. 9 2019, Updated 1:27 p.m. ET

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Is Alexis Bellino’s ex-husband Jim facing money troubles?

Just as the former The Real Housewives of Orange County star is fighting an order forcing him to pay Shannon Beador’s legal fees in a defamation suit, RadarOnline.com has learned he’s once again slashed the price on his mega mansion – and has now chopped nearly $1 million off the initial asking price!

Check out the mega mansion in this RadarOnline.com gallery and learn why Jim may not be in a giving mood!

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For Sale

Jim Bellino Slashes Price Of Mega Mansion Amid Legal Troubles
Source: Trulia

According to Trulia, the 4,539 sq ft, 4 bed, 4 bath home in Dana Point, Calif. is currently listed for $5.18 million.

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Divorce Prize

Jim Bellino Slashes Price Of Mega Mansion Amid Legal Troubles
Source: Trulia

Jim was awarded the Dana Point home in his divorce from Alexis in 2018.

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Prices Slashed

Jim Bellino Slashes Price Of Mega Mansion Amid Legal Troubles
Source: Trulia

It was first listed in November 2018 for $5.9 million, before being slashed on January 8 to $5.85 million. Just a few weeks later, on January 28, a much bigger price cut brought the home down to $5.595 million.

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Everything Must Go

Jim Bellino Slashes Price Of Mega Mansion Amid Legal Troubles
Source: Trulia

With still no sale, another $100,000 was chopped off on February 15th, bringing the price down to $5.495 million.

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Nasty Lawsuit

Jim Bellino Slashes Price Of Mega Mansion Amid Legal Troubles
Source: Trulia

Amid the mansion price freefall, Jim was locked in a nasty lawsuit with RHOC stars Tamra Judge and Shannon Beador, suing them for $1 million for defamation.

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‘Shady Motherf**ker’

Jim Bellino Slashes Price Of Mega Mansion Amid Legal Troubles

As Radar previously reported, Jim sued the RHOC ladies after they claimed he was a "shady mother**ker" on Heather McDonald's podcast.

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Refusal To Pay

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Now The Real Housewives of Orange County star’s ex-husband doesn’t want to give Shannon the $220,000 in legal bills a judge ruled Jim owes her after she was dismissed from the defamation lawsuit.

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Too Much Money

Jim Bellino Slashes Price Of Mega Mansion Amid Legal Troubles
Source: Trulia

Jim is contending that the $220k legal bill is excessive and unreasonable and has asked the judge to order that he doesn’t need to pay Shannon anything.

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Backup Plan

Jim Bellino Slashes Price Of Mega Mansion Amid Legal Troubles
Source: Trulia

Failing that, Jim wants to slash the bill by 80%, so he would only have to cough up about $44,000, Radar reported.

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