What are the world’s most expensive domain names?

Premium domain names continue to command astounding prices, and they have done for almost 20 years.

In fact, the most expensive domain name ever sold was acquired for an eye-watering $872 million, and that was back in 2014!

The domain in the spotlight? 

Cars.com sold for $872 million (which you can check for yourself on the SEC filing made by the parent company, Gannet Co., Inc.).


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So, on to the top 20 all time top selling domains:
NumberDomainPriceYear Sold
1Insurance.com$35.6 million2010
2VacationRentals.com$35 million2007
3PrivateJet.com$30.18 million2012
4Internet.com$18 million2009
5360.com$17 million2015
6Insure.com$16 million2009
7Fund.com£9.99 million2008
8Sex.com$13 million2010
9Hotels.com$11 million2001
10Porn.com$9.5 million2007
12Fb.com$8.5 million2010
13Business.com$7.5 million1999
14Diamond.com$7.5 million2006
15Beer.com$7 million2004
16iCloud.com$6 million2011
17Israel.com$5.88 million2008
18Casino.com$5.5 million2003
19Slots.com$5.5 million2010
20Toys.com$5.1 million2009

Data from Wikipedia