42 Year old Elon Musk is a South African/Canadian/American business magnate, engineer, and inventor. He is currently the CEO & CTO of SpaceX and CEO & Chief Product Architect of Tesla Motors has just purchased a $17,000,000 home right next door to his $6,750,000.00 home Why? He wanted a bigger home…
Why would you only want one mansion when you can have two of them, right next to each other, you weirdo? Common sense like this is why Elon Musk is a billionaire, and you aren’t. Billionaire business mogul Elon Musk has just paid $6.75 million for his across-the-street neighbor’s home. in ritzy Bel Air, California.
Per Forbes, Musk, is #41 on the Forbes 400, has amassed billions via Tesla, SpaceX and PayPal. He currently lives across the street in a home he purchased on January 1, 2013 for $17,000,000. His current home has 7 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms and has 20,248 square feet of interior living space and incredible outdoor spaces.
According to property records, his brand new purchase, just a few hundred feet away, was purchased on October 24, 2013 for $6,750,000. The ranch-style home is substantially smaller than his existing abode, with just 3 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms and 2,756 square feet, with an oval pool and private guest cottage. The home was the longtime residence of “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” actor Gene Wilder, who lived there from 1976-2007.
Ear Hustle 411 will have to rub elbows with this fella.