The estate of Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen in Atherton, California, came on the market with a $41.5 million price tag last week, a year after his death. The sprawling mansion, more than ten times the size of the average American house, is set on two acres in a small town in Silicon Valley full of tech-titan billionaires.
Neighbors include Eric Schmidt, the executive chairman of Google parent Alphabet, and Meg Whitman, the former HP CEO who now is CEO of video startup Quibi. The median home value in Atherton is $6 million, according to Zillow. That’s more than four times the median value in San Francisco……..Read More