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R290m home: German couple ditch lavish coastal towns for Cape Town

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Cape Town - They had their eyes set on the sought-after seaside lifestyle in Ibiza or Saint-Tropez, but their hearts went with Cape Town instead.

This is how it all started for the young German couple who forked out R290m, the highest price ever for a house in South Africa and Africa.

VIEW GALLERY: Inside the R290m home

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