While hedge fund billionaire Ken Griffin wrote the history books this week for buying the most expensive home-selling home in the US and slumped a whopping $ 238 million for a New York City penthouse, the costly purchase is just a supplement to an already long purchase list of extreme real estate.
In recent years, he has set the most expensive home records not only in New York and across the country, but also in Chicago and Miami.
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Here are some of Griffin's most important real estate purchases in recent years.
220 Central Park South
FILE- This May 26, 2016 photo photo, a crane crane sits on the ongoing construction of a new condominium skyscraper at 220 Central Park South in New York. Ken Griffin, founder of Billard Hedge Fund, the Citadel hedge fund, has bought a penthouse
Price Tag: $ 238 million
While the property is still under construction, Griffin has reportedly been a massive entity within this Central Park South bought buildings, member of the musician Sting and other billionaires, including Daniel Och.
Carlton Gardens, London
Price: $ 122 million
Earlier this month, Griffin reportedly issued $ 122 million from a newly renovated townhouse near Buckingham Palace , However, it is not the most expensive house ever bought in the UK.
# 9 Walton, Chicago
Price / day: $ 58.5 million
In addition to its expensive purchase in the UK, Griffin also set a new real estate record earlier this month in Chicago in front. Several local sales outlets reported that he had located the top four floors of Walton No. Bought 9 in the city for 58.5 million dollars. This price tag overruns the city's $ 18.5 million record paid by George Lucas and his wife for a condo.
Faena House, Miami
Price: $ 60 Million
In 2015, Griffin purchased his first record-breaking acquisition by placing a $ 60 million condo and unit in Faena House in Miami took over. A year later, he noted for The Wall Street Journal for $ 73 million, but sold them not.
Aerial drone image of Palm Beach, Florida's rich mansions on the beach
Price tag: $ 250 million
In July, Griffin hit the headlines when he arrived Bought house in Palm Beach for $ 20.25 million. The purchase, however, should only round off its $ 200 million investment in the surrounding land in the area. Griffin reportedly spent more than $ 250 on building a country to build a house since the end of 2012.