Ben Affleck is selling the Brentwood, California bachelor pad he bought from rocker Melissa Etheridge last year (04) so he can concentrate on being a family man.

The GOOD WILL HUNTING star and new wife Jennifer Garner welcomed their baby daughter VIOLET into the world on 1 December (05).

The actor's five-bedroom home is on the market for $5 million (GBP2.8 million).