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Jay-Z, Beyoncé Purchase Of Malibu Beach Mansion Most Expensive Real Estate Sale Of 2023

Real estate history can now be added to the Carters' lengthy resume of success as Jay-Z and his wife Beyoncé made history in 2023 with the groundbreaking purchase of a Malibu mansion estimated at $200 million. 

Beyonce and Jay-Z Malibu Manson
Photograph: Florian Holzherr

This home was the most expensive house ever sold in California. The purchase even came with a substantial discount as the original asking price was $295 million.

The all-concrete 42,000-square-foot property was designed by Japanese architect Tadao Ando, who is well known for his work and has had other celebrities purchase his homes like Kim Kardashian and Kanye West. 

The pair purchased the mansion from art collectors Maria and Bill Bell, who purchased the home in 2003 for $14.5 million.

Beyonce and Jay-Z Malibu Manson
Photograph: Florian Holzherr

Sitting on eight acres of land the home includes a large backyard with a massive pool that also has a cliff that overlooks the Pacific Ocean. 

This is not the couple’s first home purchase in Los Angeles as the two acquired a Bel Air mansion worth $88 million back in 2017, which is surely well over the $100 million mark seven years later. 

You may be wondering if there is anything this power couple can’t do. The answer is no. To take it a step further, the couple paid for the major investment in cash. As Jay-Z once said “money aint a thang” and the billionaire rapper continues to stand on that statement over 30 years later alongside his superwoman wife. 

Forbes listed Jay-Z’s net worth at $2.5 billion back in 2022, thanks to his lucrative liquor businesses which consist of Ace of Spades and D’Usse, his fine art collection, and his hit field music catalog. 

Beyonce and Jay-Z
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Beyoncé’s net worth came in at $500 million back in 2022, however, between her appearance in numerous movies, music catalog, and record-breaking tours, she looks to exceed the $1 billion mark. 

This historical purchase shows the success the two have had for well over fifteen years. Making each other better and celebrating such milestones only bolsters their longevity outside of music and displays their growth in the real estate game. While several details of the home were left out due to the property being listed privately, we can only assume that it fits the couple’s lifestyle perfectly. 


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Beyoncé's net worth was $500 million in 2022, but with her record-breaking tours, song catalog, and several movie appearances, she is expected to surpass $1 billion. basket random

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