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Nov 09

Equity Lord

By Bruce Firestone | Architecture , Business Coaching , Business Models , Design , Entrepreneurship , Finance , Investing , PB4L , Real Estate , Real Estate Investment Coaching , Urban Economics

[This article originally appeared on Spirepoint.ca] The number of mega wealthy people on this planet (a class that includes billionaires and millionaires, the latter, however, must have a net worth greater than $30 million USD to be included) is a tiny percentage of overall population—just 0.004% of adults qualify according to Wealth-X. This group controls […]

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Aug 10

Duke Duke Duke Duke of… Westminster

By Bruce Firestone | Uncategorized

The 6th duke of Westminster (22 December 1951 – 9 August 2016) was Britain’s 3rd wealthiest national according to Sunday Times Rich List 2016.  His net worth?  £9.35 billion (around $13 billion USD) How did he become so wealthy? Mostly through real estate–he was a rentier*. His family controls about 200 acres of central London (large […]

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