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Worlds Most Expensive Properties - Maison de l'Amitie
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27 March 2009

Worlds Most Expensive Properties - Maison de l'Amitie

The Maison de l'Amitie, simply known as “The Donald,” gives new meaning to the phrase, “As seen on TV.” A far cry from Billy Mays' Mighty Putty, The Donald is a breath-stealing beachfront mega-mansion that was recently showcased on VH1's list of the world's most expensive properties.

Donald Trump is the consummate businessman, buying for a dollar and selling for two. With Maison de l'Amitie, Trump purchased the property from a bankruptcy court for a whopping $41-million. Even more impressive is the price tag Trump has affixed to the revamped estate, a mind-blowing $125-million.

The estate was formerly the property of millionaire healthcare industrialist Abe Gosman and is now an 80,000 square-foot testament to over-excess. A quick list of the estate's statistics gives an idea of what you can expect, as it boasts 15 full bathrooms and 8 half-baths, a guest cottage, 15 bedrooms, and an Olympic-sized swimming pool. The aerial view of the estate looks like an entire gated community, and the house is located directly on the beach in Florida.

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