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Living like a billionaire: The Bay Area’s costliest real estate listings

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170 Atherton Ave. Atherton, CA | Click here to read more via sfgate.com.

PRICE: $100,000,000

DESCRIPTION: A legendary property on the market for the first time since 1975. Approx. 8 level acres comprising 3 separate parcels (154 Atherton Avenue a 2-acre parcel, 170 Atherton Avenue a 4-acre parcel and 178 Atherton Avenue a 2-acre parcel), making it the 9th largest estate in Atherton. Main & secondary homes w/understated elegance, pool house, guest house, pool & tennis court. Surrounding it all is verdant landscaping & majestic trees that stretch endlessly & intersected w/paths for showcasing its current use as an art sculpture garden. 2 wells for irrigation service the entire 8-acres.This unrivaled setting offers complete privacy from the street and myriad possibilities of use for the future, including art collection as it is today, car collector garages, indoor pool or other sports training facilities, an executive office complex, a family compound, and of course, a magnificent estate on a grand scale. Located in the #1 zip code per Forbes midway between San Francisco & Silicon Valley.

SIZE: 3731 square feet

YEAR: 1927

BEDROOMS: 5

AGENT: Gullixson Team Gullixson Team.

BROKERAGE: Compass

Photos and listing copyright 2022 by Compass and associated MLS.

San Francisco Bay Area real estate is among the most expensive in America, and the city itself is among most expensive places to live on Earth.  So, in an already expensive city, what do you really get for $10 million and up?  We searched the latest listings to find the most costly homes in San Francisco.

Browse these galleries to see what the wealthy — or maybe you, if you belong to the three comma club — can buy this week.

Aerial view of a ranch in California, showing rolling hills and trees

Ferrini Ranch. Salinas, CA | Click here to read more via sfgate.com.

PRICE: $34,500,000

DESCRIPTION: One-of-a-kind 870-acre ranch at the gateway to the Monterey Peninsula. Enjoy panoramic valley views and mountain vistas from a variety of elevations and explore miles of hiking trails. The property, known as Ferrini Ranch, is comprised of open spaces with mature oak trees, rolling hills, and vast landscape, which could be conserved for years to come or developed utilizing an approved vesting tentative map for 185 residential lots, preserving 700 acres for permanent open space. There is also an approved Ag Visitors Center on the site which could include a tasting room featuring wines from the Santa Lucia Highlands AVA, as well as local microbrews, snacks, and games, as well as a 2-acre parcel with cottage and historically significant barn that could be converted into a small community center. Escape to your own private ranch, near the world-class amenities of the Monterey Peninsula and secure a legacy property and/or unique development opportunity in legendary Steinbeck Country.

SIZE: 1855 square feet

BEDROOMS: 3

MLS ID: ML81866389

AGENT: Timothy Allen

BROKERAGE: Coldwell Banker Realty

Photos and listing copyright 2022 by Coldwell Banker Realty and associated MLS.

View of a large open deck overlooking the ocean

333-337 Belvedere Avenue. Belvedere, CA | Click here to read more via sfgate.com.

PRICE: $55,000,000

DESCRIPTION: Approximately 11,200 square foot masterpiece with stunning views from Bay Bridge to San Francisco to Golden Gate Bridge to Sausalito to Mount Tamalpais on approximately 1.2-acre double lot, this magnificent view estate is truly one-of-a-kind on the prestigious Belvedere Island. Incredible scale and unrivaled opportunity, this masterpiece is in one of the most exceptional settings in Northern California, overlooking San Francisco Bay with panoramic views. New elevator installed from garage to living room and bedroom floors.

SIZE: 0 square feet

BEDROOMS: 6

MLS ID: 321086909

AGENT: Olivia Decker

BROKERAGE: Golden Gate Sotheby’s International Realty

Photos and listing copyright 2021 by Golden Gate Sotheby’s International Realty and associated MLS.

1759 Santa Victoria Ave. Watsonville, CA | Click here to learn more via sfgate.com.

PRICE: $38,000,000

DESCRIPTION: 87 unit development in premium location in City of Watsonville. 4 model home completed. Public site works 70% completed. Please reach out for full package. A unique collection of two and three and four bedroom luxury single home and townhouse in Watsonville borders breathtaking views of Pacific ocean and protected wetland. Unwind in the peace and serenity beauty and comfort of inspired spaces, gracious floor plans, light-filled rooms, and supreme interiors meticulously finished with carefully chosen materials. Comfortable and relaxed, but nested among lively Silicon Valley, Santa Cruz and Monterey with wonderful schools and amazing tourist location all nearby. Pacific Sunshine is where the dreams come Home!

SIZE: 9200 square feet

YEAR: 2021

BEDROOMS: 0

AGENT: David Wang

BROKERAGE: Compass

Photos and listing copyright 2022 by Compass and associated MLS.