The youngest member of BTS, Jungkook, reportedly bought a house in the Itaewon area, South Korea. No kidding, the fees disbursed by this man with the full name Jeon Jungkook reached Rp. 97.9 billion. Wow!
At a relatively young age of 23 years, Jungkook BTS has gained success with his group, BTS. The Chanter of Fake Love has a fantastic amount of wealth.
Jungkook BTS has purchased a residence in the Itaewon area, Yongsan, in November 2020. This news was exclusively reported by EToday as reported by Koreaboo, Monday, January 4, 2021.
The house purchased by Jungkook is a single-family type, aka not connected to the another. The house was purchase by Jungkook at a fantastic price of KRW 7.63 billion or equivalent to Rp 97.9 billion.
According to EToday, celebrity investment in the Itaewon area is increasing. The reason is the occupancy in that area is luxurious and has geographical advantages. The location is strategic located between the city center, Gwanghwamun, and Gangnam.
With a price of billions, Jungkook BTS gets a two-story residence. That house was built in 1976 with an area of 70 pyeong or 230.72 square meters. Based on Jungkook’s house plans, which were viral on Twitter social media, it appears that his residence has a total of five bedrooms.
The distance between Jungkook’s new house and the BTS dorm is also not too far. Only about five minutes drive to the Nine One Hannam area. Interestingly, the size of Jungkook BTS’s house is still smaller than the BTS dorm. The smallest size in Nine One Hannam itself is known to be 75 pyeong.
Fantastic price and great location, Jungkook also has great neighbors. Start from fellow celebrities to officials. The celebrity couple Rain and Kim Tae Hee live in the area.
Renowned MC and comedian Park Myung Soo and actress Hwang Jung Eum also bought housing in the area recently. The area is also home to diplomats such as the Kuwaiti ambassador.
Before buying a house in Itaewon for almost IDR 98 billion, Jungkook previously bought an apartment for IDR 24 billion in 2018. He bought an apartment in Seoul Forest Trimage on the 17th floor for $ 1.7 million or Rp.24.9 billion.
Even so, Jungkook doesn’t live there. Instead, he lives in the BTS dorm provided by BigHit Entertainment. After two years since buying, the apartment sold in July 2020 with a selling price of around IDR 32 billion. It’s just that, Jungkook doesn’t benefit because of taxes and other fees.
BTS’s Jungkook has gained popularity and wealth through his work in the entertainment industry. At the age of 23, Jungkook has a fantastic income.
It is that Jungkook received the US $ 8 million as a basic salary or worth Rp110.9 billion. Then he got the same additional nominal from BigHit Entertainment’s shares after they did an IPO. It is estimated that Jungkook BTS’s wealth reaches more than the US $ 18 million or Rp.249.89 billion.
With his hard work and efforts so far in the entertainment industry, Jungkook BTS is earning a fantastic income. Now, he can buy a house in the luxurious Itaewon residential area for Rp. 97.9 billion.