Donald Trump

Donald Trump

Donald J. Trump was born in Queens, New York in 1946. He is the founder of the Trump Organization, the 45th president of the United States, and a controversial figure in New York real estate. Trump attended the University of Pennsylvania. In 2016, The Real Deal ranked Trump as the sixth most active condo developer in Manhattan since the mid-1960s. That year, Forbes pegged his net worth at $3.7 billion.

Donald Trump Q&A

How is Donald Trump connected to the real estate industry?
Trump expanded a real estate business founded by his grandparents by pursuing big-name projects in Manhattan and then expanding and licensing his brand name for use on projects across the country. Through the Trump Organization, Donald Trump has been involved with residential and commercial real estate projects, including hotels, resorts, casinos, and residential towers.
What are Donald Trump's real estate holdings?
His New York real estate includes the Trump Tower at 725 Fifth Avenue, 40 Wall Street, a large stake in the commercial office building 1290 Sixth Avenue, among others, with a total portfolio of several million square feet. As of 2016, he had 188 or more corporate entities that had dollar value or generated income.
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Donald Trump Top Stories

August 15, 2019Get ready for glacial golfing? President Trump is apparently interested in buying Greenland, which his advisors think could be the Alaska to his legacy.
July 25, 2019Top Hamptons homebuilder Joe Farrell will host a fundraiser for President Donald Trump in August at his "Sandcastle" megamansion, now on the market for $40M.

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Donald Trump, Brett White, and Letitia James with 40 Wall Street (Getty, Cushman & Wakefield, 40 Wall Street, iStock)

Cushman pushes back on subpoena in Trump property probe

Cushman & Wakefield is resisting an order to comply with an investigation into Donald Trump and the Trump Organization....

Cushman pushes back on subpoena in Trump property probe
Former president Donald Trump, Cushman & Wakefield's Brett White and Attorney General Letitia James with 40 Wall Street (Getty, Cushman & Wakefield, ChrisRuvolo Public domain via Wikimedia Commons, iStock)

Cushman must play ball in Trump property probe: judge

UPDATE: April 27, 11:55 a.m. ET: Letitia James has got Cushman & Wakefield in a corner. The New York Attorney...

Cushman must play ball in Trump property probe: judge
From left: Donald Trump, Cushman & Wakefield's Brett White and Letitia James with 40 Wall Street (Getty)

New York AG to Cushman: Comply in Trump probe

New York Attorney General Letitia James has had enough of real estate services giant Cushman & Wakefield. James went...

New York AG to Cushman: Comply in Trump probe
Donald Trump and Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C. (Getty Images, Trump Organization, iStock)
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Trump’s DC hotel sale gets federal greenlight

Another barrier has fallen in Donald Trump’s road to unload his Washington, D.C. hotel. The General Services Administration approved...

Trump’s DC hotel sale gets federal greenlight
From left: Eric Trump and Donald Trump along with 725 Fifth Avenue (Getty Images, Trump Organization, iStock/Photo Illustration by Steven Dilakian for The Real Deal)

Trump Tower scores mortgage $100M refi

Donald Trump secured a $100 million mortgage refinancing for Trump Tower in February, after Wells Fargo put the former president’s Fifth Avenue building on notice. The loan from San Diego-based Axos Bank hit public...

Trump Tower scores mortgage $100M refi

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