Bear in mind the Vulgarati? Again in the midst of the 2010s, former Alphaville head honcho Paul Murphy did a collection of posts on his more and more frequent run-ins with the wheeled trinkets of the tasteless.
There was the gold Bentley parked outdoors former FT HQ on Southwark Bridge, the Rolls-Royce of James Stunt and the gold Ferrari of kick-boxing champion Riyadh Al-Azzaw. Later, Bryce Elder prolonged the theme to the worlds costliest council property: One Hyde Park.
In fact, the Vulgarati aren’t simply restricted to the rarefied air of Mayfair, Knightsbridge and London Bridge. No, they prefer to journey in restricted circles to restricted areas the place everybody else is as comfy with being filthy wealthy as they’re. Assume Mykonos, Capri, or Mar-a-Lago.
Which brings us neatly to an inventory that popped up on Sotheby’s Worldwide Realty — the high-end actual property web site and part-time wealth tax advert — final month.
Simply get a load of this:
Yours for simply $250m and alter. That’s round $3,600 per sq. foot by our reckoning.
The home in Caesarea, Israel at one level belonged to Russian oligarch Valery Kogan, judging by a report from 2015. We’re undecided positive if it nonetheless does. What we’re positive about, nonetheless, is that it’s even eye-sore from space:
Any takers? It could be an ideal venue for 2021’s Vaudeville if a reader was to buy after which provide to host for a nominal payment. Simply saying.