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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From left: Letitia James, attorney general of New York; Donald Trump, 45th U.S. president (Getty Images, Wikipedia/ChrisRuvolo, iStock/Illustration by Steven Dilakian for The Real Deal)
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New York AG alleges Trump altered values at 6 properties

The office of New York attorney general Letitia James this week filed its most detailed allegations in its investigation...

New York AG alleges Trump altered values at 6 properties
Mary L. Trump's tell-all book on the Trump family. (Getty)
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Donald Trump’s niece, Mary, buys $7M Soho condo

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Donald Trump’s niece, Mary, buys $7M Soho condo
Trump International Hotel D.C. and Donald Trump (Getty, Trump Hotels)
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Trump could profit $100M in DC hotel sale

Donald Trump’s exit from his Washington, D.C., hotel could net him a nine-figure payday. The former president could score a profit of more than $100 million from the sale of Trump International in the...

Trump could profit $100M in DC hotel sale

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