Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Pay $358 million for a Boeing 747-8 then Have it Tricked Out by Greenpoint

 The Boeing 747-8 is the largest passenger jet made by Boeing.  This 200 foot long jet can be purchased for about $358 million. You can travel in it up to 9,200 miles nonstop.

But to make it really look nice, you can have Greenpoint renovate the interior.  Greenpoint is a  Kirkland, Washington based company that specializes in luxury custom aircraft interiors. The company just completed its first 747-8 interior.

Check out what you could get in your jet

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Buy Warren Buffett's Old Cadillac: Current Bid $72,000

Here is a great collectible for the billionaire out there; but a Cadillac that is currently owned by another billionaire. In this case, a car owned by Warren Buffett, head of Berkshire Hathaway.

His car is being auctioned by ProxyBid, with the proceeds going to the charitable organization Girls Incorporated of Omaha.

This 2006 Cadillac DTS has a V8 engine and little over 20,000 miles on it. In addition, it is autographed by Warren Buffett.

Bidding ends Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 7:01 PM Central Time. The winner can pick up the keys to the car in person from Mr. Buffett. The top bid right now at the time this article was written is $72,000.

Picture courtesy of ProxyBid.

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Jamal Lewis's Super Bowl Ring Auctioned for Over $50,000

Jamal Lewis received a Super Bowl ring from Baltimore Ravens team owner Steve Bisciotti a couple years ago. However, Lewis declared bankruptcy and sold the ring to a pawn shop.

The ring was recently auctioned by Goldin Auctions, and after spirited bidding, was hammered at $50,820. The ring had 3.75 carats of diamonds and was made with 10 karat gold.

The successful bidder was a Maryland ring collector.

Monday, February 2, 2015

Buy a Lockheed Martin Yacht for Less than $200k

For billionaires looking for bargains, here is an item for you. A Lockheed Martin Experimental Cruiser Yacht called the Sea Slice is now up for sale, according to an article at Engadget.com. The price is a very reasonable $180,000.

This 105 foot long vessel is built like a catamaran, with six cabins and twelve births, and can travel at 30 knots. It can hold over 11,000 gallons of fuel.

This great bargain is available in San Diego from Pacific Coast Yachts.

Picture courtesy of Pacific Coast Yachts.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Would You Pay $2.5 Million for a Penny?

A 1792 American penny was hammered at more than $2.5 million at a Heritage Auction in Orlando, Florida. It was one of the first penny coins produced in the United States.

The coin, which is only one of ten in existence, is referred to as a "Birch Cent", named after the designer, Robert Birch.

The coin was purchased by Kevin Lipton of Lipton Rare Coins.

$25,000 for Abe Lincoln's Hair

A lock of President Abraham Lincoln's hair was hammered at $25,000 in an auction held in Dallas, Texas.

The hair was cut off of Lincoln's head by the Surgeon General at the time, Joseph Barnes, right after John Wilkes Booth committed the assassination.

The item was consigned by the son of a Fort Worth, Texas consigner. The lucky buyer of the hair was not disclosed.

Saturday, December 27, 2014

Justin Bieber Reportedly Buys $60 Million Gulfstream Jet

According to various reports, pop singer Justin Bieber  bought a Gulfstream 650 private jet, also known as a G6.

Although he may be only one fifth of a billionaire, it is enough to purchase a $60 million private jet, or at least a shared interest in one.

He posted pictures of himself on the jet on Instagram.

Lux iPhone 6 Plus in 24K Gold with Diamond Apple Logo fit for a Billionaire

Lux iPhone 6 Plus
Courtesy of BRIKK.com
Here is a gift that all billionaires might want to buy for themselves. It is the Lux Apple iPhone 6 Plus from BRIKK.com, which is finished in two layers of 24K yellow gold. In addition, it has a diamond Apple logo, made with 1.68 carats of DE color and VVS1 clarity brilliant diamonds.

The phone has 128 GB of memory and is GSM unlocked for world wide use. The Lux iPhone is made in Los Angeles, California.

If you don't like yellow gold, the company also has a pink gold phone and a platinum phone.

The price for the Lux iPhone 6 Plus is a reasonable $11,895.00. It can be ordered from BRIKK.com.

Thursday, December 11, 2014

BillionairesLife.com 2014 Christmas Gift List

The time to start shopping is now. Whether you are looking for gifts for yourself or someone else, there are plenty of moderately priced items to choose from for the billionaire. Get them now before they are sold out.

1. How about a nice home in California? Graceland West in Palm Springs was formerly the home of Elvis Presley, Ray Kroc, and Frankie Valli. Price is only $2,590,000.

2. I think it's time for a Men's Zenith Academy Minute Repeater Automatic Watch. Price only $110, 720, marked down from %173,000.

3. Haven't you ever wanted your own private island? How about the 222 acre Cave Cay Island in the Bahamas, for only $110,000,000.

4. Jewelry always makes a great gift. How about a Platinum Cushion Cut Blue Sapphire and Round Diamond Pendant for only$96,626, marked down from $120,782, with a list price of $241,564.

5.  Now here is a great gift, a comic book, Action Comics Number 1 for just $3.2 million.  (The price has been increased from its original issue price of 10 cents.)

6. I think a 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO would be nice, at a cost of only $35 million.

7.  In the area of technology, there is the Original Macintosh Computer for $30,000. (I actually have one of these.)

8. If you are into fine art, you can obtain a Picasso woodcut, Jacqueline au Bandeaufor $100,000.

9.  The Samsung UN105S9 Curved 105-Inch 4K Ultra HD 120Hz 3D Smart LED TVis available at a price of $119,999.99.

10. Last but not least, for the billionaires who want to become trillionaires, you can get a genuine $100 trillion dollar bill from Zimbabwe.

Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, and Happy Holidays!!!

Friday, October 31, 2014

Buy Tom Cruise's Home for $59 Million

The 300 acre estate of Tom Cruise in Telluride, Colorado  is up for sale. The price is a reasonable $59 million, which would probably be one of the most expensive celebrity homes ever sold.

There is a 10,000 square foot main home with four bedrooms and six bathrooms, and a 1,600 square foot quest house with three bedrooms and three bathrooms.

The home's neighbors include Oprah Winfrey, Jerry Seinfeld, Ralph Lauren and Oliver Stone.