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World’s Most Expensive Home: Family Of Five Lives In 27-Story £1,000,000,000 Home With 600 Staff

Date September 27, 2018

A 27-story building is believed to be the most expensive home in the world. Its estimated cost is £1 billion.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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The home has 600 staff members, who serve for just five people. It also comes with a number of swimming pools, three helipads, and a theatre, and belongs to the wealthiest man in India, Mukesh Ambani.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Who is Mukesh Ambani?

The 61-year-old Mukesh Ambani is an Indian business magnate. He is the chairman, managing director, and the largest shareholder of India’s most valuable company, Reliance Industries Limited. After receiving a degree in Chemical Engineering, Ambani started working alongside his father in their family business, Reliance, which has expanded over the years.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Mukesh Ambani was named the richest man in India and has been holding the title for the past 10 years. He is the only Indian businessmen to be featured on Forbes' list of the world's most powerful people. Ambani also holds the 18th place on the list of the wealthiest people in the world with a net worth of $44.3 billion.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Having so much money, it’s not surprising he lives in the most expensive building on the planet.

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Antilia building

570ft Antilia building is located in South Mumbai. The owner, Mukesh Ambani, lives there with his wife and their three children.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Since 2014, it is thought to be the world’s most expensive residential property, valued at over $1 billion. The building has become famous for its controversial design and the fact that it’s being used just by one family.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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The building is fully covered with glass and towers over the 20 million residents, as well as the smog the city is known for.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Interestingly enough, it might have been left deserted as Ambani initially didn’t want to move in because the building wasn’t built according to Vastu principles, which means it could bring bad luck. Nonetheless, the Ambani family made Antilia its home.

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