In a process of transparency, King Felipe VI of Spain, 54, unveiled his entire heritage on Monday April 25, 2022. His action preceded the approval by the government of Pedro Sanchez of a royal decree aimed at to reform the structure and functioning of the Royal Household, according to Histoires Royales. The government was to approve the decree in question on Tuesday, April 26, 2022. The reform desired by the Spanish Prime Minister since 2020 relates to the search for greater transparency in the affairs of the Royal House. The husband of Queen Letizia of Spain, 49, has always shown his desire for transparency in the affairs of the monarchy. The declaration of heritage made by King Felipe VI of Spain is astonishing to say the least.
First of all, because it is extremely rare for a sovereign to demonstrate such transparency. The distribution of the fortune of King Felipe VI of Spain is also surprising. “King Felipe VI’s fortune amounts very precisely to 2,573,392.80 euros. King Felipe owns 2.6 million euros, not real estate, but works of art and jewelry,” says Stories. Royals. Thus, unlike other European crowned heads, King Felipe VI of Spain did not invest in residences. The father of Princess Leonor, 16, and Infanta Sofia, 14, is not the proud owner of any residence in Spain or abroad.
Fortune of King Felipe VI of Spain: 2.6 million in the bank, jewelry and works of art
Although King Felipe VI of Spain did not invest in brickwork, he still has some works of art, antiques and jewelry. According to Histoires Royales, the valuable works of art and jewelry owned by the son of the infamous King Juan Carlos are estimated at 300,000 euros. All this fortune that King Felipe VI of Spain has made comes from his endowments. The son of Queen Sofia has served the Spanish monarchy for 25 years. Prior to 2014, Queen Letizia of Spain’s husband served the monarchy as Prince of Asturias. The endowments of King Felipe, 54, are estimated at just over 200,000 euros per year on average.
King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain © AGENCE