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PayPal co-founder Max Levchin lists his San Francisco contemporary

PayPal co-founder Max Levchin lists his San Francisco contemporary
Spanning four stories, the home is capped by a top-level master suite with a wraparound terrace. (Realtor.com)

PayPal co-founder Max Levchin’s estimated net worth is around $300 million, but the tech entrepreneur is looking to make a little more. His multilevel home in San Francisco’s Cow Hollow neighborhood is up for sale at $7.25 million.

That’s nearly $2 million more than he paid for it in 2007, records show.

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Levchin oversaw some changes during his 12 years of ownership, swapping light hardwood floors for darker ones and modernizing the light-filled living spaces. Across four stories, there are five bedrooms and five bathrooms.

A garage and guest suite make up the first floor, and above that, the main level adds a living room with a fireplace, a center-island kitchen, a dining room under coffered ceilings and a family room with a wet bar. The space opens to a deck with steps that descend to a small lawn.

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An interior courtyard — surrounded by three bedrooms and an office — anchors the third story.

Up top, the master suite spans the entire floor. Clerestories ring the bedroom, and a dual-sided fireplace separates a lofted lounge from an office nook.

In addition, a wraparound terrace takes in views of San Francisco Bay, Alcatraz island and the Golden Gate Bridge.

Sandwiched between Russian Hill and the Presidio, the affluent Cow Hollow neighborhood is located a few blocks from the Marina District on the north side of the city.

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Levchin, 43, co-founded PayPal with Peter Thiel, Luke Nosek and Ken Howery in 1998. The Ukrainian-born computer scientist also founded Slide.com and serves as chairman of the board at Yelp.

Neill Bassi of Sotheby’s International Realty hold the listing.

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