Most of the stuff you buy for your home these days is cheap and probably made in China.
You might think you’re getting what you paid for, but when you think about it, most of it is made overseas, so it’s really not what you’d call a bargain.
Here are 10 of the most expensive homes in the world.1.
China’s Zhejiang Yiwu Palace, Beijing, ChinaThe Chinese city of Zheiwu is famous for its art, but its real treasure is its zhejiang palace, built in the late 16th century and designed by the renowned architect Zhang Wei.
Built with gold and marble, the $10 million palace features a massive open-air court, a large, glass-enclosed garden, and a rooftop terrace.
It’s actually one of the oldest buildings in China and is still being used by the government to house government officials, government workers, and guests.2.
$1,500,000 house in London, United KingdomThe most expensive home in the UK, according to real estate site Zillow, is a $1 million house in Westminster, England, owned by the late Lord John Gillett.
This house has a two-bedroom, two-bathroom home with a pool and spa.
It was originally built in 1911 as a retreat for the Earl of Chichester and is now the headquarters of a large private security firm.
It has a private swimming pool and an outdoor deck for weddings and events.3.
$200,000 home in SwitzerlandA $200 million home in Zurich, Switzerland, is the highest-priced home in Europe, according the real estate website Zillows.
It is a 4,200-square-foot home with an infinity pool, a private balcony, a gym, a swimming pool, and spa facilities.
It also has a 5,000-square foot home with views of the Swiss Alps and a swimming area for weddings.4.
$9,000,000 $200m house in Tokyo, JapanThis $9 million home is one of a number of high-end homes in Tokyo.
The first was built in 1986 and is owned by Shigeru Murayama, who was the Japanese prime minister from 1997 to 2007.
The second was built by the same architect in 2010 and is valued at $9.5 million.
The house has eight bedrooms and seven baths.5.
$300,000 mansion in London’s West EndA $300 million mansion in the West End of London, England.
This $300m home has a total of 1,900 rooms and features a huge outdoor courtyard and a large swimming pool.
The owners reportedly bought the home for $1.5 billion, making it the world the highest paid home in England and Wales.6.
$6.5M home in Beverly Hills, California, the most pricey house in AmericaIn fact, this home in West Hollywood, California is the most costly home in America according to ZillOW, which says that it has a “luxury” price tag of $6 million.
It currently has 1,700 rooms, five baths, and 1,000 sq. ft. of living space.7.
$5.5 Million mansion in San Francisco, CaliforniaThis $5 million mansion is located in San Jose, California and is the second most expensive in the United States.
It had been the home of the legendary actor Harry Dean Stanton.
The home is currently for sale at $6,065,000.8.
$3.3 Million house in Toronto, CanadaThis $3 million house is located at the Toronto Islands, which are part of the Toronto International Film Festival.
It recently sold for $3,315,000 in December 2016.9.
$2.3 million home near Mexico City, MexicoThe most luxurious house in Mexico is located near the Mexican border in Tulum, and it has two bedrooms, five bathrooms, a spa, and an infinity swimming pool with a private terrace overlooking the Pacific Ocean.
The $2 million house has 1.5 acres of land, a 4-car garage, a 7,000 square foot home, and the largest pool in Mexico.10.
$7.4 Million house near Buenos Aires, ArgentinaThis $7 million house near the city of Buenos Aires is the fifth most expensive house in the country.
It houses a 9,000 cubic meter pool, the largest swimming pool in Argentina, an infinity garden, a 2-bedroom villa with a balcony, and 3-bedroom apartments with balconies and private terraces.