212. Bernard Saul II
$3.5 billion self-made score: % source: banking, real estate age: 85 residence: chevy chase, Md. l.l.b., u. of virginia ’57 Saul inherited his grandfather’s property-management firm and expanded it into an empire of commercial, residential and hospitality holdings in such states as Florida, Maryland and Virginia. Perhaps his most iconic property: the Hay-adams, the historic luxury hotel across the street from the White House, whose past guests include Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain, Amelia Earhart and Sinclair Lewis.