Matt Lauer


PHOTO: Lauer is reported to have bought Strongheart Manor from Richard Gere for $36.5million three years after it first went on the market at almost double the price. Pictured: A lavender garden in front of the main house

Daytime television personality Matt Lauer has put his huge Hamptons mansion up for sale while finalizing his divorce from wife Annette Roque.

Sprawling Strongheart Manor in North Haven is going up for sale for about $44 million.

Lauer actually bought the house from Richard Gere for $36 million in 2016, as actor collected funds to pay for his own divorce to Carey Lowell.

At the time, the property’s lister Corcoran called the beautiful secluded home a ‘match made in heaven’

The once-happy couple lived at the home together for only a year before they split over sexual misconduct allegations made against Lauer which led to him being axed from the Today show.

Today, drones and photographers have been circling the estate as the former television host attempt to make a smart profit on the showcase home