This was the mansion of Albert Anastasia who ran an organized crime group Murder, Inc. in the 1930s through the 1940s in New York and elsewhere. It is believed that Murder, Inc was responsible for between 400 and 1,000 contract killings. The mansion is located in Fort Lee, NJ and sits on 1.3 acres (0.53 hectares) of land and has 25 rooms. It will go under the hammer in June with a starting bid of $5.5 million.
Frank McKinney is the designer behind “Acqua Liana”, an extravagant home set on 1.6 acres of seafront property in Florida. The house is one-of-a-kind and boasts waterfalls, lagoons, an aquarium wet bar and water walls and floors amongst other cool features on the inside. The house is certified as “triple green” by the U.S. Green Building Council making it extremely eco-friendly.
Markus Persson, aka Notch, the creator of Minecraft who is now a billionaire since he sold his company to Microsoft (in September for $2.5 billion), has purchased (apparently in cash) this mansion located in Beverly Hills, California, for the modest sum of 70 million dollars.
It's the most expensive house in Beverly Hills but hey, it's a good deal, this luxury mansion was originally on sale for $85 million!
This $85 million LA mansion took a team of artists, architects and real estate mogul to build. The house was inspired by the “Rat Pack” and Tony Stark’s bachelor pad in Iron Man and is 23,000 square feet, contains two bars and a wine room stocked with 2,500 bottles amongst many other awesome features. As a bonus, it also includes a full scale transformer model just for fun!
This mansion in Boulder City, Nevada, looks more like some incredible theme park than a private home. There is a lazy river with a waterfall and a secret grotto, a huge swimming pool and a faux saloon – all in the backyard. The place with a total area of 6430 sq. m (1.59 acres) also features a tennis court and two green lawns. The 858 sq. m (9,245 sq. ft.) mansion has 6 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, eight-car garage and a vast wine cellar. The price tag of the property is $3,000,000.
This mansion, located near the town of Aspen and the Snowmass Village in Colorado, offers a fabulous view of the mountain peaks. For $29.5 million one can get a luxurious and secluded place with 7 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms and an indoor swimming pool. The total area of the mansion is 1190 sq. m (12,800 sq. ft).