Song Joong Ki reportedly has recently purchased one of the most expensive luxury real estate properties in all of Korea.
On the January 12 episode of KBS‘s Entertainment Company Live, the show revealed some of the properties in the actor’s real estate portfolio.
According to the episode, Song Joong Ki’s real estate portfolio is worth up to ₩50.0 billion KRW (about $40.3 million USD) and includes properties such as his luxurious Hawaii beach-front condo, which he paid [krw[2700000000[/krw] and the Itaewon private home which he purchased for [krw]10000000000[/krw] which is reportedly now worth ₩20.0 billion KRW (about $16.1 million USD).
The episode reported that Song Joong Ki’s current Hannam-Dong apartment was worth ₩9.50 billion KRW (about $7.66 million USD) but that it paled in comparison to the actor’s latest purchase, which is an uber-luxurious villa in Korea’s most expensive neighborhood, Cheongdam-dong in Gangnam.
The luxurious villa is said to have been designed by world-renowned architect Rafael Moneo. The property overlooks Korea’s iconic Han River and was designed with the resident’s privacy in mind.
One of the villa’s units was also purchased by fellow superstar IU and is reportedly worth ₩15.0 billion KRW (about $12.1 million USD). At the time, IU made headlines when it was revealed that the idol purchased the property in cash.
Song Joong Ki recently wrapped up his incredibly successful drama Reborn Rich. The drama recorded a whopping 26.9% viewership rating, which is incredible considering the drama aired on cable channel JTBC.
Song Joong Ki also recently made international headlines when the actor acknowledged he was in a relationship with former British actress Katy Louise Saunders.