When money is no obstacle, why not buy and bridge two penthouses rather than reside in just one? For a seven-figure price, it is possible to live on a luxurious 10,000-square-foot yacht. For a mere six figures or so, you might even dangle your dwelling from an ocean-side cliff, or inhabit a decommissioned missile silo. (Click to Enlarge:)
From underground eco-mansions to mobile semi-truck suites, these thirty residences (linked via the thumbnail images above) are dazzling by design. Though they deal wonderfully with physical contexts and particular clients, most show little regard for cost – one almost feels better off not knowing the price.
Perhaps in this depressed housing market market, some of us can finally afford (at least to rent) such an opulent utopia. In the meantime, it cannot hurt (much) to dream.