Elon Musk has fulfilled his vow of “not being home” last year.
The Tesla boss and billionaire sold his 16,000-square-foot mansion in Hillsboro, California, a wealthy Silicon Valley enclave south of San Francisco. Property sold for $30 million, initially Listing for $37.5 million, when Mr Musk announced the sale via Twitter in June, and eventually re-listed in October for $31.99 million, according to records on MLS.
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The identity of the buyer has not been made public, and the property’s listing agents, Brent & Mary Gulickson of Compass, did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Mr Musk, 50, had previously announced that the 47-acre estate was his “last remaining home” in California Selling your other properties in the state,
100 years old property, known as Gignecourt, had a colorful history Even before it was owned by Mr Musk, and was originally built in 1912 by Count Christian de Guigne, a member of a French aristocracy who moved to the state after marrying a California Gold Rush heiress Had gone.
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The European-style property is one of the largest parcels of land in the area, and includes hiking trails and a reservoir. The property remained in the de Gigne family for more than a century before it was listed for an eye-popping $100 million in 2013. In 2016, the asking price was reduced to $29.85 million.
According to public records, Mr. Musk bought the house in 2017 for $23.4 million.