Today we are collecting the list of most expensive homes in the world. There is a very popular quote: “Build your own dreams before someone hires you to build theirs.“. So we gather the list of luxury and expensive homes with the owners who build their dreams. Have a look at it and share your thoughts in the comment section after the post.
1. Buckingham Palace – London – Value: $1.5 Billion
Owner: UK Sovereigns
Buckingham Palace was built in 1703 for the Duke of Buckingham and has an area of 40 acres. It’s the British official residence for the Queen of England. Head over to Wikipedia for more info.
2. Antilla – Mumbai – India – Value: $1 Billion
Owner: Mukesh Ambani – Net worth: $22.4 billion
Antilla is a 27 story building which belongs to Mukesh Ambani was built in 2010. Mukesh is India’s richest person and 27th in the world. See more info at Wikipedia.
3. Villa La Leopolda – French Riviera – France – Value: $750 Million
Owner: Lily Safra – Net worth: $1.3 billion
Villa La Leopolda is built in 1931 on 18 acres of land by King Leopold II of Belgium for his Queen. See more at Wikipedia.
4. FairField Pond – Sagaponack – New York – USA – Value: $250 Million
Owner: Ira Rennert – Net worth: $6.5 billion
Fairfield Pond was built on 63 acres of land in 2003. This home is considered as the most expensive home in the USA. See more at here.
5. Kensington Palace Gardens – London – UK – Value: $222 Million
Owner: Lakshmi Mittal – Net worth: $13.3 billion
Kensington Palace Gardens is the most expensive residential street in the world. Lakshmi owned not only 1 but 3 houses in the street. See more at Wikipedia.
6. One Hyde Park Penthouse – Knightsbridge – Central London – Value: $221 Million
Owner: Rinat Akhmetov – Net worth: $6.9 billion
One Hyde Park is considered to be the most expensive apartment building. Its construction was completed in March 2009 with the total cost of $1.4 billion. The Building consists of bulletproof windows, professionally trained guards, basement parking, spa, golf course, pool and much more. The minimum price of a penthouse is $24.4 million. See more info at Wikipedia.
7. Ellison Estate – Woodside – California – Value: $200 Million
Owner: Larry Ellison – Net worth: $51.6 billion
Ellison Estate was built in 2004 by the 7th richest man in the world Larry Ellison, the founder of Oracle Foundation. He owns many properties in the US. See more about his properties on Wikipedia.
8. Seven The Pinnacle – Montana – US – Value: $155 Million
Owner: Tim Blixseth – Net worth: $1.2 billion
Seven The Pinnacle was made by Tim Blixseth in his private club The Yellowstone Club in Montana, US. Although the club faces bankruptcy in 2008 and was sold in 2009.
9. Kensington Palace Gardens – London – UK – Value: $140 Million
Owner: Roman Abramovich – Net worth: $8.4 billion
Roman Abramovich is a Russian billionaire and also owner of Chelsea Football Club. He owns many mansions in London. Above one mentioned is in the famous billionaires street in London.
10. Blossom Estate – Palm Beach – Florida – US – Value: $130 Million
Owner: Kenneth C. Griffin – Net worth: $7.3 billion
Founder of Citadel, Ken Griffin bought the four in one property for $130 million in 2013.