There are more than one thousands billionaires in the world. Most of them lives a lavish lifestyle. Here is a condensed overview of facts and figures that will give you an insight into how the wealthiest people on Earth live in luxury. See how top 5 most expensive houses in the world looks like.
List Of Top 5 Most Expensive Houses In The World
#5 One Hyde Park, London, UK
Owner: Rinat Akhmetov
Market Value: $221 million
One Hyde Park is one of the most expensive apartment buildings in the world. It belongs to Ukrainian oligarch Rinat Akhmetov who bought it in 2011. The building has bulletproof windows, professionally trained guards, underground parking, spa, golf course, and a pool.
#4 Kensington Palace Gardens, London, UK
Owner: Lakshmi Mittal
Market Value: $222 million
This home of Indian steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal is located in one of the most prestigious areas of the London. The billionaire bought this mansion in 2008. The mansion has 12 bed rooms.
#3 Fair Field, Sagaponack, New York, USA
Owner: Ira Rennert
Market Value: $248 – 500 million
This is the most expensive house in the United States which spans 62,000 square feet or nearly an acre and a half of land. There are 21 bedrooms and 18 bathrooms in this mansion. The lavish property includes 3 swimming pools, a 164-seat screening theater, 2 bowling alleys, 2 tennis courts, 2 squash courts, a basketball court.
#2 Villa Leopolda, Villefranche-sur-mer, France
Owner: Suzanne Marnier-Lapostolle
Market Value: $1.1 billion
This is both the largest and the most expensive villa in the world. The estate occupies 20 acres of land overlooking the Mediterranean. The 10-bedroom villa comes with an Olympic size swimming pool and five acres of manicured lawns.
#1 Antilia, Mumbai, India
Owner: Mukesh Ambani
Market Value: $1 – 2 billion
This is the most expensive house in our list of Most Expensive Houses In The World. This house is located in Mumbai and belongs to Indian business tycon Mukesh Ambani. Ambani is a business magnate with an estimated net worth of $22.3 billion. This house is actually a 27-story skyscraper having 400,000-square-foot colossus. The house is named ‘Antilia’ after a mythical island in the Atlantic. House includes a 6-story underground parking with space for 168 cars and also 3 helicopter pads on the roof in case his guests prefer to arrive by air. The skyscraper mansion has a spa, terraced gardens, guest suites, a 50-seat theater and even a temple. This huge sky scraper cum mansion requires a staff of 600 to keep it running.