"The most expensive home sold in the United States is believed to be an East Hampton estate that sold for $147 million in 2014. In California, the biggest sale is believed to be that of a nine-acre estate in Woodside that sold for $117.5 million in 2013."
"After a bidding war against Beyoncé and Jay Z, Markus Persson, the billionaire bachelor who created the Minecraft video game, bought the house for $70 million."
$250M and one other for $500M vs $300M for a boat. Hmm?