Other trouble for Stevenson

D’autres ennuis pour Stevenson

Before his fight against Oleksandr Gvozdyk in 2018, Adonis Stevenson spoke of his future home of Lorraine with pride. He was eager to live there with his five children and his wife of the time, Sisi God. However, the former world champion had to resign themselves to selling in the last few weeks.

The home of ” Superman “, whose construction is not yet completed, was displayed at a price of 899 $ 900 dollars in the first days of April. At the outset, it had been valued at $ 2.6 million by the financial institution of the ex-boxer. Once completed, its approximate value on the market would be $1.9 million.

The former boxer Adonis Stevenson has put his unfinished house of Lorraine, in Laurentides, to sell.

According to the description of the site real estate, Stevenson was in the process of building a mansion on the North Shore.

It was to consist of eight bedrooms, three bathrooms, a room water and a garage quad.

On the ground floor, there should be a large entrance hall, a kitchen with a pantry, a dining room and ceilings to 10 feet in height.

On the second floor, there was enough space for six bedrooms and three bathrooms. The master bedroom, which had to accommodate the couple’s Stevenson and God, would have to have access to a large outdoor balcony.

And in the basement, a large family room was to be fitted with a billiard room, two bedrooms and a bathroom. There was also a space for a huge wine cellar, 12 by 29 feet (3,66 by 8,84 meters).

The ex-athlete, 42-year-old had also started the work for the installation of an inground swimming pool.


According to documents obtained by The Journal, Stevenson has acquired two plots of land with a total area of 23 053 square feet (7026 m2) for 391 $ 900 Reda Construction inc., on June 26, 2018. Then, on September 21 of the same year, the native of Haiti has contracted a mortgage 1 675 112 $ in his personal name.

In the months after its defeat, which nearly cost the life in December 2018, Stevenson has started to have some trouble with the creditors. Last may, Insulation Demrik has registered a legal hypothec of 3003,14 $ to work unpaid.

Unable to talk to him

Then, last April 23, it was the turn of Construction N. Roy to register a legal hypothec for payment of the work exercised on the future home of the ex-pugilist. The contractor wants to get paid an amount of 114 293,69 $.

“This is not against him, said the owner of Construction N. Roy, Francis Roy. Since his fight, I haven’t been able to talk to him once or discuss with the person in charge of the guardianship.

“When I start a project, I like to be able to finalize it. Everything had to be completed by April 2019. The works have never been able to get back. In particular, I had to renew the building permit with the joint of Stevenson [Sisi God] last summer.

“It is such a shame what is happening. Adonis had been in his case before his fight, to the point that we were talking two to three times per day. I no longer had new by the following. I would like so much to have a discussion with him. “

The million $ in boxing

Before his defeat against Gvozdyk, Stevenson had retained his championship belt at light heavyweight WBC for more than five years.

He was crowned on 8 June 2013, after defeated Chad Dawson in 76 seconds. After his successful defense against the British Tony Bellew, “Superman” has decided to hire Al Haymon to take care of his business.

Each of his subsequent bouts, the powerful striker has bagged awards minimum of US$ 1 MILLION ($1.4 MILLION CAD).

The manor of “Superman”by the numbers

  • 8 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms
  • 1 room of water, garage quad
  • Land area : 23 053 square feet
  • Living area : 6046 square feet
  • Municipal and school Taxes (2020) : 10 083 $

Source : Centris.ca

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