If you have a few extra hundred million dollars laying around, you could be the proud new owner of the most expensive home in real estate history. The property is located in Bel Air, and is a 28,725 square foot mansion with 7 bedrooms, 20 bathrooms, and a 15-car garage on 7.5 acres. The owner is Gary Winnick, CEO of Pacific Capital Group. His home is known as Casa Encantada, He purchased the property in 2000 for $90 million and is now asking $225 million.If you decide to splurge on this property, you’ll have a few notable neighbors, including Kim Kardashian & Kanye west who purchased a 9,000-square-foot mansion in Bel Air for $9 million. Reports say the couple changed their mind and has now decided to live elsewhere, but who knows if they might just pop through the neighborhood.
If you’re not sure about buying, and you feel more comfortable with a rental, you can also join this neighborhood for a cool $75,000 per month. The estate is nearly 35,000 square feet with 8 bedrooms, 20 baths, his-and-her offices, two large entertainment rooms, bowling alley, screening room, indoor pool and spa, state-of-the-art spa and gym, racquetball court and full guest house with two bedrooms, bath and kitchen. Of course all finishes inside and out at top of the line such as a winding marble staircase, crystal chandeliers, stained glass windows, hand-painted ceilings and walls. The grounds include a rose garden, fruit trees, patios, outdoor pool, spas and outdoor kitchen.
For those who want to start from scratch, you can purchase property in Bel Air starting at just over $4 million dollars. That doesn’t include walls, a roof, or landscaping, but it sure does have a great view.