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Top 10 most expensive buildings in the world

A new year brings new challenges and the completion of vast projects costing billions, 2016 will for sure produce amazing new projects for the world to see. Therefore to mark the turn of the year FPS have compiled a list of the top 10 most expensive buildings in the world.

10. City of Dreams

City of Dreams

Construction cost: 2.75 billion US$

Height: 164m (538ft)

Location: Macau

Year Built: 2009

Floors: 37

9. The Venetian Macao

The Venetian Macao

Construction cost: 2.97 billion US$

Height: 225m (738ft)

Location: Macau

Year Built: 2005

Floors: 39

8. Wynn Las Vegas

Wynn Las Vegas

Construction cost: 3.26 billion US$

Height: 187m (614ft)

Location: Las Vegas, USA

Year Built: 2005

Floors: 45

7. One World Trade Center

One World Trade Center

Construction cost: 3.80 billion US$

Height: 541m (1775ft)

Location: New York, USA

Year Built: 2012

Floors: 104

6. The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

Construction cost: 4.16 billion US$

Height: 184m (604ft)

Location: Las Vegas, USA

Year Built: 2010

Floors: 52

5. Parliament House Canberra

Parliament House Canberra

Construction cost: 4.21 billion US$

Height: 107m (351ft)

Location: Canberra, Australia

Year Built: 1981

Floors: 2

4. Emirates Palace

Emirates Palace

Construction cost: 4.46 billion US$

Height: 164m (538ft)

Location: UAE, Dubai

Year Built: 2005

Floors: 6

3. Resorts World Sentosa

Resorts World Sentosa

Construction cost: 5.38 billion US$

Height: 50m (164ft)

Location: Singapore

Year Built: 2010

Floors: 10

2. Marina Bay Sands

Marina Bay Sands

Construction cost: 6 billion US$

Height: 194m (636ft)

Location: Singapore

Year Built: 2010

Floors: 57

1. Abraj Al Bait

Abraj Al Bait

 

Construction cost: 15 billion US$

Height: 601m (1972ft)

Location: Mecca, Saudi Arabia

Year Built: 2012

Floors: 120

Top 10 most expensive buildings in the world list accurate as of Jan 2016

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