Dr. Phil sells Beverly Hills home
Update: TV host Phil McGraw and his wife, Robin, have sold their Mediterranean villa in Beverly Hills for $12 million.

The gated property of nearly three-quarters of an acre has a main house, a detached guesthouse, an outdoor dining room and a swimming pool. Features include a two-story entry, a theater, a gym, a billiard room, temperature-controlled wine storage, eight bedrooms and nine bathrooms.

McGraw, 60, started his daily "Dr. Phil" show in 2002. He has a doctorate in clinical psychology and is a bestselling author.

The property had come on the market in July at $16.5 million. The couple bought the house in 2002 for about $7.5 million, according to Times archives.

Billy Dolan of Hilton & Hyland, Beverly Hills, was the listing agent. Myra Nourmand and Fariba Meskin of Nourmand & Associates, Beverly Hills, represented the buyer.

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