As of 2014, NBA star Dwyane Wade owns an $8.9 million home in Florida. The mansion is located on La Gorce Island, where many other celebrities such as his Miami Heat teammate Chris Bosh live.
According to Hoops Hype, Wade's residence is the fifth-most expensive home owned by an NBA player. Incidentally, Bosh owns the priciest, estimated to cost more than $12.3 million. Previously, Wade attended Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Wade was born on the South Side of Chicago, Ill., and attended Harold L. Richards High School in Oak Lawn, Ill. He was drafted by the Heat in 2003, precipitating his move to Florida.