264. Jorge Perez
$3 billion * self-made score: source: real estate age: 68 residence: Miami m.s., u. of michigan ’76 Born to Cuban parents living in exile in Argentina, Perez came to the U.S. for college at C.W. Post on Long Island and later landed a scholarship to the University of Michigan for a master’s degree in urban planning. After moving to Miami, he met fellow Michigan graduate Stephen Ross (No. 65). The 2 cofounded Related Group of Florida in 1979 and began building affordable housing and later high-end condos.