Where are the Most Expensive Blocks in the United States?April 23, 2014
Every city in the US has a street or area known as the expensive part of the city. Some of these types of areas attract a number of celebrities and plenty of wealthy residents. They gain nicknames, such as “billionaire row” or “millionaire row.” Here are the most expensive blocks found in the United States.
Fifth Avenue New York from 69th to 70th
The most expensive block in New York City is found on Fifth Avenue. This part of the city provides some of the most expensive homes including a townhouse for $28 million. It’s located next to the Frick Museum.
Leucadendra Drive, North of Arvida Parkway in Miami
Miami has many very expensive areas, but this block found on Leucadendra Drive is the most expensive. It’s the block where the Gable Estates is found, which is full of waterfront homes with a Mediterranean-style design. Many of these homes go for $6 to $9 million.
Broadway and Presidio between Vallejo, Broderick and Lyon in San Francisco
San Francisco is home to many very expensive areas, but the most expensive is found where Presidio and Broadway meet. This area has attracted residents, such as Peter Sperlings, Gordon Getty and Larry Ellison. The homes here have gone for over $50 million on a regular basis.
Rock Creek Park in Washington D.C.
The Rock Creek Park area found near the Naval Observatory is the most expensive in Washington D.C. Specifically, the area between McGill Terraces and the park on Woodland Drive provides the most expensive homes in the area. Some are as expensive as $875 million and this has been the home of Vice President Dick Cheney.
These are a few of the most expensive blocks found throughout the United States. Many other areas are very expensive, as well, but theses blocks are found at the top of the list.