Matt Higgins, the famous investor from the TV show Shark Tank, just bought an ENS domain for the whopping sum of 30 ETH ($51,853.20). ENS domains are in high demand and 2-digit/3-digit .eth domains continue to generate high value sales. Significantly, Matt Higgins bought 713 ETH with the numbers having significant value. 713 is the area code for Houston, Texas and is often referenced in popular culture, such as music.
Shark Tank’s Matt Higgins Buys $50,000 ENS Domain
Over the past year, there has been a tremendous increase and interest in ENS fields. In fact, last month, the Ethereum name service confirmed that it had reached the milestone of 2 million names. They tweeted: “2 million ENS names created! It took five years to get to 1 million names, then 3.5 months to get to 2 million names, and we’re just getting started.
Celebrities are increasingly joining the NFT space. Now some, like Matt Higgins, are exploring ENS fields.
Tweet leads to discovery of ENS domains by Matt Higgins
In response to a tweet from @OGDfarmer about .SOL domain names, Matt Higgins started asking questions. He said, “Can you fill me in on what you see here?” I am not aware.
In the corresponding responses, many expressed their views on ENS fields, which seem to be well received. Less than 24 hours later, Matt Higgins used his Shark Tank skills and knowledge to bid on various triple-digit ENS domains.
Higgins bidding on many .ETH domains before finally buying 713.ETH, such as 917 and 718.
Finally, Twitter user @gweiman_eth also took the time to register the mhiggins.eth blockchain domain as a gift for Matt Higgins.