15 Most Expensive Homes in the World


Can you imagine living in a home with many numerous bedrooms… and many and multiple bathrooms…? There exist lavish accommodations beyond your wildest daydreams. The homes we are about to describe for you have all of this and more. And some of the most famous, most successful (and richest) people on the planet live in them. Your jaw will drop to the floor as you read about some of the world’s most expensive real estate! Join us as we count down the 15 most expensive homes in the world. Wait until you see the first on the list! You won’t believe your eyes.

15. Xanadu 2.0, USA $130 million

source: qz.com

Previously known as the richest man in the world, Bill Gates built this luxury mansion overlooking Lake Washington, in Medina, Washington in a project that took seven years. The estate covers 66,000 square feet and has seven bedrooms, six kitchens, a steam room and sauna, a trampoline room with a 20-foot ceiling, a library, a spacious gym, and an artificial stream with real salmon and trout! Planted on the estate are 500 Douglas fir trees and a staff of 50 gardeners. Bill and Melinda Gates called their waterfront villa “Xanadu 2.0” as the house is like the home (called Xanadu) of Charles Kane in the movie “Citizen Kane”. As befits a tech guru owner, in his home a high-tech sensor system allows visitors to monitor a room’s climate and lighting. Visitors are given a pin once they arrive and with which they can interact with the sensors in the house. Visitors need to set their lighting and temperature preferences, which enables to house to change as visitors move around it.