But Hemsworth and Cyrus seem determined to rebuild not only their home, but also the Malibu community.
The couple announced Tuesday that they would donate $ 500,000 to the Malibu Foundation, a charity that supports emergency relief and post-fire reconstruction efforts in Woolsey, Southern California.
"Miley and Liam have lost the house, but they are very grateful to be safe with their animals! Their community and state are very special to them and they want to give back to the place that has created so many beautiful memories for themselves and for others, "said a representative of Mrs. Cyrus in a statement to the Associated Press.
The couple also encouraged their 86.3 million Instagram followers to donate time, money and supplies for reconstruction efforts.
"I spent the day in Malibu yesterday and it was amazing to see the community coming together to help each other in every possible way. Malibu is a strong community and this event will only make it stronger," Hemsworth wrote in an interview. your last post on Instagram.
"It's going to be a journey to rebuild.
Two forest fires continue to burn across the state: the Camp Fire in the north, which broke out on Thursday morning, and the Woolsey fire near Los Angeles, which began on Thursday afternoon.
Hemsworth and Cyrus are not the only celebrities affected by forest fires.
Actor Gerard Butler, singer and songwriter Robin Thicke, Royal Housewives of Beverly Hills star Camille Grammer Meyer, and Strange doctor the director Scott Derrickson, also returned to find their houses reduced to rubble.
More than 5000 firefighters are still fighting the fire that has swept over 505 square kilometers.
So far, the fires have collectively killed more than 50 people across the state, destroyed some 7,700 homes and displaced 52,000 people.