Get the details of top most expensive homes in the world. Here compiled a list of most expensive homes around the world.
Antilla is the most expensive home in the world. This house is owned by Mukesh Ambani the world’s ninth richest person and the richest person in India. Antilla isn’t your ordinary home, even by billionaire standards. It’s a 27-story skyscraper with a highly unique and ultra-modern design. Mukesh Ambani home has a price tag of $1 billion situated at Mumbai, India. Each of the floors has a different design, and materials such as crystal, wood, and metal are used strategically in order to follow Vaastu principles. The building’s design is based on the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, one of the original Seven Wonders of the World. The entire building is 568-feet high, mean that each floor have an average height of 20-feet. There is a six-story parking area with 168 parking spaces with one floor is fully dedicated to maintaining those cars, a full-size home theater, ballroom, two story guest apartments, fully equipped health club, nine elevators, and three helipads. The most unusual room is the ice chamber, which provides artificial snow whenever the family or guests need to cool down. This most expensive home in the world is maintained by 600 servants.
Villa Leopolda was built in 1902 by King Leopold II of Belgium as a present for his mistress Blanche Zélia Joséphine Delacroix, also known as Caroline Lacroix at French Riviera, France. French Riviera is one of the world’s most popular places, and home to some of the world’s most expensive properties. The total area of this luxury house is about 10 acres. The pretentious house has lush green gardens all around with huge trees and amazing orchards. It is said that it takes 50 gardeners to deal with vast gardens. It boasts 19 bedrooms, sports courts, a bowling alley, multiple kitchens and dining rooms and movie theatre, all in the main villa.
The Villa La Leopolda formerly the home of Bill Gates, but now belonging to really rather rich Roman Abramovich, Russian billionaire who paid the record sum of $752 million for Villa Leopolda according to the media reports. The estate is definitely one of the most expensive homes in the world at the moment.
One Hyde Park Penthouse
One Hyde Park is the most expensive apartment in the world. One Hyde Park penthouse offers sweeping views of Hyde Park and the London skyline. As it is in such a premium location it has been built as a home for the rich and famous complete with SAS guard, bullet proof windows, iris scanners, panic rooms and a secret tunnel to the nearby Mandarin Hotel. Obviously, only the world’s richest people will be able to afford the $221 million on an apartment. The development of One Hyde Park was managed by Christian and Nick Candy, of property development company Candy & Candy. The project features 80 apartment designed by architect Richard Rogers with communal spas, squash courts and a private wine-tasting facility.
Ira Rennert Mansion
Ira Rennert Mansion is most expensive house in all United States and this 63 acre home is considered the largest residential compound in America. The 29 bedroom beachfront home of publicity shy billionaire Ira Rennert has 5 sports courts, a bowling alley and a $150,000 hot tub. This amazingly luxury home in New York costs $180 million.
Hearst Mansion, Beverly Hills
William Randolph Hearst I is one of the most famous Americans in the country’s short history. Hearst Mansion priced $165 million situated on 6.5 acres of prime California real estate. The inside of the mansion is riddled with billionaire must-haves, like its own disco, three separate swimming pools, a large movie theater, huge bathrooms, gourmet kitchens, and much, much more. The estate became a pop-culture icon after being used in The Godfather movie. It was also used by President JFK, who stayed at the mansion during his honeymoon. The house has some notable neighbors, including Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes and David and Victoria Beckham.