After the sale of his company to Microsoft for a staggering $2.5 billion earlier this year, money is burning a hole in Persson’s pocket, and what better way to spend a very small portion of that money on the best house money can buy in Beverly Hills. Of course, if it had been someone like Igor Cornelsen, he might have gone a different direction and invested in an asset that would ultimately expand his net worth. to an entertainers like Jay Z and Beyonce money isn’t an issue, but when it comes to a billionaire in the picture, an entertainer automatically becomes the weakest link.
Looks like the 35 year old Swedish game maker knew what he was looking for. The house comes with a room full of candy which is also called the Candy Room. A replica of James Dean’s motorcycle stands in the house in addition to two dozen place settings by Roberto Cavalli each estimated at $3,700, and some cases of Dom Perignon. The mansion comes with 8 bedrooms and 15 bathrooms, and each toilet is worth an estimated $5,600.
The amount of money bid on the home has made it the highest amount of money ever paid for a home in Beverly Hills, which was sold by John Aaroe Group, a real estate company.