$160 million mansion will be the most expensive ever auctioned
A $160 million mansion in Beverly Hills, California, is going on block, making it the most expensive listing ever to auction. The nine-acre estate, called Villa Firenze, will be sold to the highest bidder, with no reserve, by Concierge Auction next month. Its billionaire owner, Steven Udvar-Hazy, first listed the property in 2018 for a reported $165 million. "We look forward to finding an owner as unique as this piece of real estate on auction day," Udvar-Hazy said in a statement. The property has more than 20,000 square feet of living space, with three guest residences, 13 bedrooms, 17 bathrooms and eight half-baths.cnbc.com
This 10-bedroom mansion was offered for only $50,000, with one catch
(CNN) – A 6,000-square-foot, 10-bedroom Victorian mansion could've been yours for only $50,000, but there was one catch: You had to put together a restoration proposal for the historic property in order to be considered. Built in 1861, the mansion is in Auburn, New York, in the Finger Lakes region about 25 miles west of Syracuse. Prospective buyers had to state their intended use of the property, the restoration project timeline and cost, and restoration plan in order to be considered as a part of their application. He founded the Seymour Library and the Auburn City Hospital. The mansion sits on approximately an acre of land, and it has three stories, five bathrooms and four fireplaces.