The Amazon House Is For Sale

The house where Jeff Bezos started Amazon.com while renting in 1994 is up for sale. The listing says it was rebuilt in 2001. Company lore says Bezos launched the website on a desk made from a door and four pieces of wood. It was worth $135,000 while he rented, and is listing for nearly $1.5 million. The agent says that price is below the median for the area and doesn’t include any historical significance.