Jeff Bezos is giving back in a big way to the people who raised him.
The Amazon giant recently helped his parents buy two adjacent homes in South Florida for $ 74 million, sources told Post.
As the first home, a company affiliated with the Bezos Family Foundation purchased a 6-bedroom, 7-bathroom waterfront property for $ 34 million on July 22nd. Genuine First reported.
Jackie and Mike Bezos (Bezos’ mother and stepfather) in Coral Gables, near Miami, are linked to Forgotten Fountain LLC, a Delaware entity that has been shown to have bought more than 12,800 square feet of home for that amount. .. TRD.
The property was covered by a $ 5 million loan from Bank of America.
Raul Calvoz and Raquel Cordon were the owners of the house. The two bought it for $ 8.5 million in 2018. Later, former PetsMD CEOs Cordon and Calvoz began a complete bowel renovation.
And their efforts seem to be rewarded with one big profit.
“This is a 2021 masterpiece in one of two private, gated Coral Gables communities,” said the previous list.
Located on nearly two acres of land, the estate offers 200-foot waterfront views with direct sea access.
There is also a chef’s kitchen with a gas stove, cooking island, food warmer, double oven and large windows overlooking the pool and waterways.
Other features include a covered terrace, a terrace on the second floor, and a spacious pool area with a fully equipped kitchen and a dining area with barbecue grills.
Facilities include an indoor rock climbing wall, a wine cellar, a full home generator and a garage of nine cars.
The house was initially listed in 2020 for $ 25.8 million. But they seem to have been able to win a much larger offer.
Douglas Elliman’s Lourdes Alatriste, who represented both buyers and sellers, declined to comment on the deal.
Meanwhile, the deal for the last adjacent home sold for $ 14 million in 2019 is expected to close shortly at $ 40 million. The house spans more than 8,700 square feet and consists of 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms.
It is unclear what the future plans for these two homes will be and whether they will be connected. It is possible that Bezos, the third wealthiest person in the world, will stay in one of the homes while visiting her parents.
The Bezos representative did not return a request for comment.
Meanwhile, the source I told the post earlierBezos was also looking for Maui’s fortune for his parents.