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Top 8 Korean Celebrities With Luxurious Real Estate: Rain, Bang Si Hyuk, More!

The top 8 Korean celebrities with the most expensive real estate have been revealed, and among them are K-pop idols Rain, Super Junior Leeteuk, and more. HYBE Chairman Bang Si Hyuk is also included.

Keep on reading to know which celebrity owns the most high-end property.

Top 8 Korean Celebrities With the Most Expensive Real Estate – Which Idols Are Included?

On the May 18 episode of Mnet’s “TMI News,” one of the topics discussed is the “Stars who flex expensive real estate.”

Swings

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Top 8 Korean Celebrities With Luxurious Real Estate: Rain, Bang Si Hyuk, More!

Claiming the No. 8 spot is Korean rapper Swings. It is said that he purchased a residential building in Yeonhui-dong, Seodaemun-gu.

Additionally, it was revealed that he bought the property entirely in cash, surprising everyone in the studio.

Super Junior Leeteuk

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Top 8 Korean Celebrities With Luxurious Real Estate: Rain, Bang Si Hyuk, More!

The Korean celebrity with the No. 7 most expensive real estate is Super Junior Leeteuk. The male K-pop idol purchased a building worth 6.07 billion won in Sinsa-dong. Show host Boom playfully commented, “He’s not Super Junior, he’s Super Rich.”

Bang Si Hyuk

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Top 8 Korean Celebrities With Luxurious Real Estate: Rain, Bang Si Hyuk, More!

HYBE Chairman Bang Si Hyuk landed at No. 4. He owns a J apartment in Hannam-dong. It is said that he had sold a unit of about 81 pyeong and is worth 10.8 billion won. Currently, the price of each unit has risen to 14 billion won.

The “TMI News” also revealed that each unit at the apartment has five rooms and five bathrooms, and that each household can accommodate six cars. Some of the popular celebrities who live here are PSY, BIGBANG Taeyang and his wife Min Hyo Rin.

CNBLUE Yonghwa

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Top 8 Korean Celebrities With Luxurious Real Estate: Rain, Bang Si Hyuk, More!

Taking the No. 3 spot is CNBLUE Yonghwa. The idol, who is usually interested in real estate, purchased a 15.3 billion-won super station area building with one basement and seven stories.

The No. 1 most expensive real estate purchased by a Korean celebrity is that of Rain and Kim Tae Hee. The couple purchased a property worth 92 billion won. It was disclosed that the monthly rental income of the building is 200 million won.

Rain

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Top 8 Korean Celebrities With Luxurious Real Estate: Rain, Bang Si Hyuk, More!

In the past, Rain sold a building he bought for 16.8 billion won in 2018 for 49.5 billion won, showing a difference of 32.7 billion won. Kim Tae Hee also made a profit of 7.1 billion won by selling a building purchased for 13.2 billion won for 20.3 billion won.

Kim Tae Hee

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Top 8 Korean Celebrities With Luxurious Real Estate: Rain, Bang Si Hyuk, More!

In addition to purchasing real estate in South Korea, the couple was also revealed to have bought a townhouse worth 2.4 billion won in Irvine, USA. In two years, the value of the property is said to increase to 3.5 billion won.

Other Celebrities With Most Luxurious Real Estate, According to TMI News

Meanwhile, the No. 6 most luxurious real estate is owned by TV personality Jang Sung Kyu. He previously revealed that his monthly salary at the time of working at the J headquarters was about 50 million won, but his income increased more than 15 times after making a big splash in the entertainment industry.

Jang Sung Kyu

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Top 8 Korean Celebrities With Luxurious Real Estate: Rain, Bang Si Hyuk, More!

Jang Sung Kyu then became an owner of a building after about three years of turning into a freelancer. He now has a building in Cheongdam-dong worth 6.5 billion won and has a total floor area of 250 pyeong.

Yoo Hee Yeol

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Top 8 Korean Celebrities With Luxurious Real Estate: Rain, Bang Si Hyuk, More!

Singer-songwriter Yoo Hee Yeol owns the No. 5 most luxurious real estate among Korean celebrities. The price of the office building he bought in Nonhyeon-dong, Gangnam-gu is 10.3 billion won.

Ranking No. 2 on the list is actress Jun Ji Hyun, who owns three commercial properties. In 2007, she bought a building for 8.6 billion won and sold it 14 years later for 23 billion won, earning a whopping 14.4 billion won in profit. She then made another real estate profit by selling a house she bought for 7.5 billion won for 13 billion won.

Jun Ji Hyun

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Top 8 Korean Celebrities With Luxurious Real Estate: Rain, Bang Si Hyuk, More!

The “TMI News” also revealed that Jun Ji Hyun recently purchased a commercial building in Deungchon-dong, Gangseo-gu for 50.5 billion won. It is also said that the company L is currently paying 160 million won a month in rent.

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Written by Maria Scott

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