Donald Bren, the 88-year-old owner of real estate giant Orange County-based Irvine Co., has a net worth of $15.3 billion, according to Forbes — again the nation’s wealthiest individual property owner.
Rick Caruso, 62, has a $4.2 billion net worth from his Los Angeles mall development firm, according to Forbes. It’s the No. 9 individual U.S. property fortune. (J. Emilio Flores/The New York Times)
Fifth-wealthiest US real estate owner was Edward Roski, Jr.,82. His $5.5 billion worth, as estimated by Forbes, comes from Majestic Realty, a Los Angeles-based developer.
The 13th-wealthiest US real estate owner was Donald Sterling, 86, whose $3.8 billion worth comes from owning apartment buildings in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)
U.S. real estate tycoons couldn’t keep up with their billionaire peers in the pandemic era.
Let’s ponder data from my trusty spreadsheet tracking the ups and downs in the combined wealth of the…