It’s always entertaining to see how home prices vary from place to place, and to see what homes command the highest prices. Usually, the priciest properties have names. They also tend to have swimming pools on landscaped grounds, a gourmet kitchen and very often a wine cellar.
But what else do they have that commands such prices? It’s not always obvious.
What follows are the priciest listings posted on Realtor.com in each of the five most populous cities in the U.S. This list is an indicator of the top end of real estate offerings in these cities. However, it should not be considered comprehensive as it does not include pocket listings, which may appear on each property’s exclusive broker website but are not distributed to other sites through the multi-listing system (MLS).
Here are the priciest homes in the five biggest cities in the U.S.
Price: $15 million
Square Footage: 9,153