Now you can buy in Texas the WT Waggoner Estate ranch, which spans six counties of north Texas. It is bigger than New York City and Los Angeles combined. For that You are gonna pay the highest-priced estate in the world: $725 million.
And that is only the beginning of what you have in hands. According to Dallas-based broker Bernard Uechtritz You buy:
More than 1, 000 oil wells; 6, 800 head of cattle; 500 quarter horses; 30, 000 acres of cropland; tombstones for legendary cowboys, long-dead dogs, and a horse buried standing up. Favorite of Will Rogers and Teddy Roosevelt. Colorful history of drinking and divorce. Fifteen-minute drive to rib-eyes at the Rusty Spur in Vernon. Ideal for Saudi oil sheiks, billionaire hedge funders, and dot-commers who can tell a cow from a steer. Profitable. Zero debt. Property taxes only $800, 000 a year. (BLOOMBERG)