It’ll take a ton of coupons to purchase George Ruan’s mansion in Bel-Air. The billionaire, who co-founded the net coupon firm Honey, is buying round his 20,000-square-foot showplace for $150 million.
If he will get his worth, it’ll be among the many most-expensive offers in Southern California historical past. At $150 million, it’s the third-priciest property in the marketplace in Los Angeles County behind Michael Eisner’s $225-million compound in Malibu and the $165-million mansion referred to as the Manor in Holmby Hills.
Much more stunning is the truth that Ruan by no means lived within the dwelling. Information present he purchased it unfinished for $60 million in 2020 and spent the final two years finishing the property — which explains the $90-million worth bounce.
It was constructed by Saota, an structure agency recognized for contemporary mega-mansions, and this one isn’t any totally different. Perched on a 1.15-acre promontory lot, the house showcases clear strains and huge, minimalist areas throughout two tales.
The outside. (Joe Bryant)
The entry. (Joe Bryant)
The eating room. (Matthew Momberger)
The lounge. (Matthew Momberger)
The kitchen. (Matthew Momberger)
The staircase. (Matthew Momberger)
The bed room. (Matthew Momberger)
The terrace. (Matthew Momberger)
The closet. (Matthew Momberger)
The yard. (Matthew Momberger)
The patio. (Matthew Momberger)
The pool. (Joe Bryant)
The out of doors eating space. (Joe Bryant)
The fitness center. (Matthew Momberger)
The 20,000-square-foot dwelling. (Matthew Momberger)
Heat woods combine with fashionable fixtures within the dwelling areas, which embody a marble kitchen and indoor-outdoor eating space. One other spotlight comes upstairs, the place a major suite wrapped in glass expands to a terrace. It’s considered one of 9 bedrooms and 14 loos.
The yard is made for entertaining with an out of doors kitchen, sunken hearth pit and a number of cabanas. An infinity-edge pool is perched on the fringe of the property, taking in views of the canyons under. The compound additionally tacks on a one-bedroom guesthouse with a fitness center and swimming pool of its personal.
Aaron Kirman of the Aaron Kirman Group at Compass holds the itemizing.
Ruan co-founded Honey in 2012, and PayPal purchased the favored coupon-clipping browser extension seven years later for $4 billion. The mammoth deal marked the biggest acquisition of a tech firm in L.A. historical past.