Howie Dorough's house in the Hollywood Hills, home pictures, rare Howie Dorough facts

Howard Dorough, better know as "Howie D" of The Backstreet Boys was born August 22, 1973 in Orlando, Florida. Howie D has decided to snatch up some new luxury real estate - this time outside of Florida. Howie shelled out nearly $2.8 million for a home in the trendy Hollywood Hills area of Los Angeles.

Howie D's new home sits on just over a half acre and boasts three bedrooms, three bathrooms, over 2,300 square feet, and a large upper level deck which offers great hill and city views.

Howie Dorough's house

Howie put the home on the market in late April 2010 with an asking price $2,475,000 but took it off the market in November when it did not sell.