bought home next door for Secret Service

paid $1.6million for a home in her New York neighborhood so that Secret Service would have a place to live after she was elected president.

The Democratic hopeful told Jane Pauley during an appearance on CBS Sunday Morning over the weekend that she plunked down the money to purchase her neighbor's home back in August 2016 to make the transition easier come that November.

'I know something about what it takes to move a president and I thought I was going to win,' explained Hillary. 

Opening up: Hillary Clinton revealed in her first sit-down interview since her election loss last November that she purchased a home for Secret Service agents

Opening up:  revealed in her first sit-down interview since her election loss last November that she purchased a home for Secret Service agents

New digs: The Democratic hopeful paid $1.6million for the property next door to the home she shared with husband Bill in August 2016 (new property above)

New digs: The Democratic hopeful paid $1.6million for the property next door to the home she shared with husband Bill in August 2016 (new property above)

Market collapse: Three months later she lost the election to President Donald Trump (Hillary's home with Bill above)

Market collapse: Three months later she lost the election to President Donald (Hillary's home with Bill above)

Hillary said that she still very much enjoys her second home, despite losing the election just three months after she bought the property.

In fact, it was there that she wrote parts of her new memoir 'What Happened', which will be released on

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