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Lee Soo-man, Yang Hyun-suk and Seo Tae-ji

Lee Soo-man, founder and chairman of SM Entertainment, Yang Hyun-suk, chief producer of YG Entertainment, and Seo Tae-ji, a singer, topped a list of celebrities who own the highest-priced properties in Korea. is a website that provides financial information on local businesses.

Lee owns real estate in Cheongdam-dong, southern Seoul, that is said to be worth 65 billion won ($62.9 million), while Yang’s properties in Mapo District, northwestern Seoul, are valued at around 51 billion won.

Seo’s buildings in Gangnam District, southern Seoul, and in Jongno District, central Seoul, are estimated to cost 44 billion won. Among female celebrities, actress Jun Ji-hyun, of the SBS drama “My Love From the Star,” owns the most expensive buildings in Nonhyeon-dong, southern Seoul, and Ichon-dong, central Seoul. They are worth a combined 23 billion won, according to

Actor Kwon Sang-woo, star of the ongoing TV drama “Seduction,” also owns a property in Bundang, Gyeonggi, which has been appraised at 18 billion won.

And the price of one building in Yeoksam-dong, southern Seoul, which actress Kim Tae-hee of the SBS drama “Jang Ok Jung” recently purchased, is 14 billion won.

Chief producer Park Jin-young of JYP Entertainment also owns 9 billion won worth of property in Cheongdam-dong.

By Lee Sun-min

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