Romney built expensive homes after 2012 loss ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Mitt Romney has four homes, and all of them are at least twice as large as the average home in the United States. EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images After Mitt Romney lost the 2012 presidential election, he embarked on something of a real estate spree. Gregory Bull/AP Mitt Romney tore down his beachfront home in La Jolla, Calif., and is in process of building a new one. Matt Viser/Globe Staff The new home under construction in La Jolla, Calif., which is nearly four times larger than the previous home. Matt Viser/Globe Staff The 11,000-square-foot home in La Jolla, Calif., will have a large master suite, a room for all the beach gear, and a car elevator Jim Cole/AP Mitt Romney's home on Lake Winnipesaukee in Wolfeboro, N.H. Evan Vucci/AP Josh and Mitt Romney at Romney's home by Lake Winnipesaukee in Wolfeboro, N.H. Charles Dharapak/AP Romney played volleyball with his sons at their vacation home in Wolfeboro, N.H. Charles Dharapak/AP Mitt Romney and Ann Romney rode a jet ski on Lake Winnipesaukee in 2012.