The Houses That Entrepreneurship Built

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Richard Branson, Founder of Virgin

Location: Necker Island, British Virgin Islands

Price: Roughly $280 million

The roof is on fire: Part of the house burned down in 2011 when it was struck by lightning.

Sir Richard Branson is known for his flair, and when it comes to real estate, Branson's house-buying decisions are anything but modest. In 1979, Branson bought Necker Island to be his personal, private island.
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