Madoff: Lifestyles of the rich and infamous

Bernard Madoff, the man behind an alleged $50 billion fraud, has a yacht named 'Bull,' owns several luxurious homes and may even have had two private planes on call.

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Upper East Side apartment
Upper East Side apartment
Out on bail, Bernard Madoff has returned to the co-op apartment on Manhattan's Upper East Side where he lives with his wife, Ruth. Apartments in the building, just blocks away from his firm's offices, usually go for upwards of $5 million. One neighbor: Matt Lauer, who scooped up a unit for $5.9 million in 2004.
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Last updated April 01 2009: 6:18 PM ET
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