Billionaire Larry Ellison’s $173 million Palm Beach estate topped the list last year, along with a $100 million Malibu dream house bought by media mogul Byron Allen and a $75 million Beverly Hills mega-mansion owned by rap superstar Drake.
The luxury real market in America saw many record-breaking sales in 2022, including several north of $100 million. Among the billionaires undeterred by the economy last year was Oracle cofounder Larry Ellison who, after just missing 2021’s most expensive home sales list, topped the list in 2022 with the purchase of Netscape cofounder Jim Clark’s 16-acre compound in Manalapan, Florida for $173 million. Another trophy home collector, billionaire hedge fund manager Ken Griffin also added a new property to his collection last year with the purchase of a $107 million home in Miami. And rap superstar Drake is the sole entertainer on the list after buying a 20-acre estate in Beverly Hills.
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