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A large number of buyers in the United States cash in full to rob the house netizens commented that Musk sold the last property

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What exactly is American attitude towards a house? Recently, two news from U.S. real estate can not help but raise such questions.

The first is the U.S. home buying boom, home sales at a record rate, a large number of buyers directly hand cash to buy the full. Data show that at the end of October, there were 1.25 million homes for sale in the United States, down 12 percent from a year earlier.At the current rate of sales, homes on the U.S. market will be snapped up within three months

Musk, the world's richest man, by contrast, has three times listed price cuts of $7.5 million ($47.8 million) and eventually sold his last home in Silicon Valley, California, for $30 million (about 190 million yuan) to join the ranks of the homeless.


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Musk sold his last property for $30 million

As the world's richest man, Musk has made good on his promise to "have no real estate," according to the microblog. Local time on December 2,Musk joined the "homeless" by selling his Silicon Valley mansion for $30 million。 The identity of the new owner of the house is not yet known.


Located at 891 Crystal Springs Road, Hillsborough, California, this home covers more than 190,000 square meters. Musk has said it is his "last property on earth."

Musk is now selling it for $30 million, down $7.5 million from $37.5 million when it first listed in June. The sale of the house has gone through a number of ups and downs, with three listings before finding a final buyer.

Musk had previously reportedly tweeted that he planned to sell all his properties. "I'm going to sell almost all of my physical property and stop owning any more houses," he wrote. Musk said he did so to quell criticism of his vast wealth. "I think property will drag you down and become a vehicle for attack in a way," he said. Now, I don't have these things, what can you do? ”


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now Musk lives in a $50,000 prefabricated rental home in Boca Chica, TexasStarbase, a rocket maker close to SpaceX, its space exploration technology company. Musk posted: "My main residence is a small house rented by SpaceX for $50,000. But that's pretty good. ”

As for Musk selling out all his properties, netizens commented that "homeless Musk" and netizens joked that "the average income of the homeless has increased significantly", but another netizen also questioned, "This guy is full of roads", "marketing guru" ...


U.S. home sales are booming

Buyers snapped up the cash in full

According to CCTV Finance, since this year, the world's multi-national housing boom, and even a difficult situation.

In New Jersey, Justin Goldberg and his wife Jessica plan to sell their three-bedroom home. The house was listed for $399,000, or about 2.5 million yuan, and after intense bidding, the house eventually sold for $542,000, or about 3.5 million yuan, 1 million yuan more than the listing price.


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In Texas, Mary Martinez, 30, recently bought her first home of her life after visiting dozens of properties that she eventually gave up because of high prices.

U.S. home sales are at a record high, with a large number of buyers snapping up cash directly. Data show that at the end of October, there were 1.25 million homes for sale in the United States, down 12% from a year earlier.Homes on the U.S. market will be snapped up within three months

The data showed that average global house prices rose 9.2 per cent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2021, compared with 18.6 per cent in the US.

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