Famous English novelist Jane Austen once said, “The ache for home lives in all of us, the safe place where we can go as we are and not be questioned.” Home is a place where people are at ease. More comfortable the home is the better it is for the owner.
Here is a brief overview of the 20 most expensive billionaire homes in the world.
20) 15 Central Park West Penthouse, New York, NY – $88 Million
Owner: Ekaterina Rybolovleva
This house is owned by Ekaterina Rybolovleva, daughter of Russian billionaire Dmitry Rybolovleva whose net worth is $8.8 billion. The purchase price was $88 million in February 2012. At that time, it was the most expensive sale (by square foot) ever in the US. It is a $6,744 sq ft penthouse.
19) One57, New York, NY – $90 Million
Owner: Bill Ackman – Net Worth: $1.5 Billion
Purchase price was more than $90 million apiece in 2012. Most of the building Penthouses was bought by billionaires.