A rent-controlled sulky senior held out so long at the site of future 15 Central Park West that the exhausted developers finally gave him millions and a new apartment (which he immediately cluttered up with junk).
Broker Alon Chadad’s client purchased a $14.3 million apartment on Manhattan’s Central Park South, then spent nine months seeking approval for plans to overhaul it. In January, the buyer changed course, listing the unit for sale at more than double what he paid just a year ago.
Russian billionaire Dmitry Rybolovlev’s wife filed an amended complaint in her lawsuit over the $88 million purchase of a Central Park West penthouse in Manhattan from former Citigroup Inc. Chairman Sanford Weill.
Bloomberg Markets’ inaugural list of the world’s richest people showcases the billionaires who pull the levers on the global economy. Their net worth totals $2.7 trillion, about the size of the gross domestic product of France, the fifth-biggest economy on the planet.
Monaco soccer club, majority owned by Russian billionaire Dmitry Rybolovlev, is looking at David Beckham as a candidate for the squad, Rybolovlev’s press representative Sergey Chernitsyn said by e-mail.