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House Hunting for Lane Kiffin in Boca Raton

The new FAU coach needs some assistance

An ocean view from a Boca condo
1400 South Ocean Boulevard #N702
via Coldwell Banker

Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a column that explores what one can rent or buy for a set dollar amount across various South Florida neighborhoods. Is one man's studio another man's townhouse? Let's find out!

Despite Lane Kiffin being named the next head football coach at Florida Atlantic, he has no time for house hunting considering he’s still the acting offensive coordinator at Alabama, a team with national championship expectations as we near the College Football Playoffs.

For this week’s Curbed Comparisons, we’re going to do Lane a favor and start the search for him, similar to what we did for Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside, who eventually bought this Miami Beach pad last summer.

Some relevant info for our search:

  • Lane is single after getting divorced earlier so he’ll be looking for a bachelor pad
  • He signed a five-year, $4.75 million contract with FAU

All four options are within four miles of FAU.

761 Aurelia Street

Price: $1.225 million

Proximity to FAU: 2.4 miles

This “Mid-Century-inspired Tropical Modern home,” per the listing, offers smart home features, a party-conscious backyard, and bright living spaces.

1400 South Ocean Boulevard #N702

Price: $1.95 million

Proximity to FAU: 4.7 miles

This three-bedroom condo would give Lane some dynamic ocean views and a wet bar.

474 Northeast 7th Street

Price: $1.995 million

Proximity to FAU: 2.5 miles

If Lane’s looking for a home with more character this is it, but it’s a bit large for a single guy, sizing up at 4,613 square feet. Features include Turkish marble flooring and a summer kitchen near a covered loggia.

710 Northeast 69th Street

Price: $1.999 million

Proximity to FAU: 4.6 miles

On the high end of our search is this newly renovated Italian waterfront villa with five bedrooms, five bathrooms, dockage, and a hot tub out back.