Top 10 Billionaire Skyscraper Homes

In today’s thriving metropolitan areas, some of the world’s most luxurious homes rise high above their city centers. For property developers looking to entice the super elite, the only way to go is up, as they create lavish skyscraper homes designed to fit the needs of the most discerning wealthy buyers.

Bringing in the world’s most talented architects and influential interior designers, these luxurious homes are not only no-maintenance properties, but the most unique homes on the market today.

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recently did their research on some of the most luxurious high rises in the market, finding the ten most luxurious, and most expensive, penthouses in the market today.

10. One Madison

New York, US Penthouse: $43 million

Top 10 Billionaire Skyscraper Homes One Madison

For luxury real estate connoisseurs, it should come as no surprise that many of the homes on this list are located in New York City. One Madison is found on East 23rd Street and the 60 floor tower is known for housing big name celebrities. The penthouse of the building actually consists of the top four floors, and three penthouses as well as an apartment below, thanks to the recent purchase of the space from billionaire Rupert Murdoch.

9. The Clermont Residence

Singapore Penthouse: $47 million

Top 10 Billionaire Skyscraper Homes The Clermont Residence

Located on top of Singapore’s tallest building, the Clermont Residence is designed by the same creative minds behind the World Trade Centre. Once completed, in 2016, the building will have 180 homes including the 14,500 square foot penthouse with a private elevator.

8. 56 Leonard

New York, US Penthouse: $47 million

Top 10 Billionaire Skyscraper Homes 56 Leonard

When this penthouse sold in the trendy Tribeca neighborhood of NYC, it set a record for being one of the most expensive homes in downtown Manhattan. The home features floor to ceiling windows throughout and comes with amenities such as a 75 foot lap pool and a 25 seat cinema.

 

7. One Thousand Museum Condos

Miami, US Penthouse: $49 million

Top 10 Billionaire Skyscraper Homes One Thousand Museum Condos

In sunny Miami, Florida, on 1000 Biscayne Boulevard, this home is designed to offer residents a ‘six star lifestyle’ experience. The interiors of the home have their own building scenting systems and the property has two floors of spa and wellness facilities. The building and its $45 million penthouse should be completed in 2018.

6. Opus

Hong Kong Penthouse: $58.6 million

Top 10 Billionaire Skyscraper Homes Opus

This 12 story development, located at Stubbs Road at the Peak, already received tremendous attention from the luxury real estate market when an apartment on the 8th floor sold as the most expensive in the city’s history. While the project has been temporarily placed on hold, when the penthouse sells, it is expected to break even more records.

5. Tour Odeon

Monaco Largest Apartment: $65.7 million

Top 10 Billionaire Skyscraper Homes Tour Odeon

Once completed, Tour Odeon will be the tallest building in Monaco, soaring at a height of more than 550 feet. The top five floors of the building will host the Sky Penthouse, which when completed is rumored to be as expensive as $387 million, the most expensive listing price in the world. Right now the largest apartment in the building is still high on the list with a list price of $65.7 million.

4. South Bank Tower

London, UK Penthouse: $90 million

Top 10 Billionaire Skyscraper Homes South Bank Tower

The South Bank Tower in London has 191 luxury apartments and its own office space. Once completed, in 2015, the building’s penthouse will actually be a triplex and boast two rooftop terraces.

3. One57

New York, US Penthouse: $90 million

Top 10 Billionaire Skyscraper Homes One57

With a listing price of $90 million, the penthouse at One57 rises high above 57th street over Midtown Manhattan. Currently this building is the largest residential tower in New York City and has amenities such as a pet grooming room and yoga studio.

2. 432 Park Avenue

New York, US Penthouse Price: $95 million

Top 10 Billionaire Skyscraper Homes 432 Park Avenue

The most expensive NYC home on the list, 432 Park Avenue is found in mid-town Manhattan. Once completed the property will be the highest soaring residential building in the New York City Skyline. The all-star team behind this building created stunning homes, including the six bedroom, seven bathroom penthouse on the top floor.

1. One Hyde Park

London, UK Penthouse: $226.9 million

Top 10 Billionaire Skyscraper Homes One Hyde Park

As one of the most expensive homes available today, the penthouse at One Hyde Park, a development from the Candy Brothers, has gotten a great deal of attention. In addition to a large price tag, this penthouse comes with building amenities such as a private cinema, golf-simulator and squash court. When it comes to true luxury, there is no home in the world that can compare to this professionally crafted luxury penthouse in the sky.

Lisa Czachowski

Lisa Czachowski is a contributor on LuxeInACity.com, a luxury travel blog curating hotels, spas, restaurants, boutiques, products as well as once-in-a-lifetime travel experiences.