Two years after Apple (AAPL) went public in 1980, Jobs bought a penthouse apartment in the upscale San Remo building (pictured) on Manhattan’s Central Park West. While he never lived there, he paid to have the building's foundation reinforced to bear the weight of his extensive use of marble in a redecoration of the apartment by renowned architect I.M. Pei. He later sold the property to Bono, the U2 frontman.

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