Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has bought a duplex apartment in Mumbai’s Andheri suburb for Rs 31 crore. Spread over 5,184 square feet in an under-construction project, Atlantis, the deal was finalised in December and the registration was completed recently, reports News18.
The Bollywood actor took advantage of the Maharashtra government’s announcement of stamp duty waiver of 2 percent until March 31, 2021. The deal drew a stamp duty of Rs. 62 lakh, 2 percent of Rs 31 crore. The duplex apartment is located on the 27th and 28th floor and comes with 6 car parks.According to a Money Control report, the per square feet value of the property in the area will be around Rs. 60,000 sq ft.
The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has given a massive boost to the sale of luxury apartments. And a lot of celebrities, businessmen, professional CXOs have made the most out of it. Both COVID-19-led price correction and stamp duty correction have assisted them in an easy purchase.