Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin D onald Trump has made a lot of investments over his career. One of the flashiest, his purchase of Mar-A-Lago, also turned out to be one of the best. Trump paid an estimated $10 million for it in 1985 and turned it into a moneymaking club, before a rising real estate market made it one of the most valuable homes in the world. Today, the crown jewel of Palm Beach is worth an estimated $350 million. The property, which the former president said the Federal Bureau of Investigation raided on Monday, was historic long before Trump got involved with it. The cereal heiress Marjorie Merriweather Post built the estate from 1924 to 1927, incorporating details befitting the Roaring Twenties. Stones traveled from Genoa, Italy, via three ships. Silk-needlework panels came from an old palace in Venice. The living room rug hailed from a Spanish monastery. In 1973, Post passed away, bequeathing Mar-A-Lago, which means “sea to … [Read more...] about How Much Has Trump Made From Mar-A-Lago, His Palm Beach Estate Under Siege?
Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, right, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his ... [+] wife Akie Abe, left, at Mar-a-Lago club in April 2018. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) Seated for photos with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe last Tuesday, Donald Trump couldn’t help but take in his overly extravagant, gilded living room. “Many of the world’s great leaders request to come to Mar-a-Lago,” Trump boasted from an ornate white couch during what was billed as the opening remarks for a bilateral meeting with Abe on trade and North Korea. “They like it; I like it.” The Palm Beach club has become the president’s favorite weekend getaway. It’s also one of the best investments he’s ever made. Trump purchased Mar-a-Lago in 1985 for about $10 million — $5 million for the massive home, a reported $3 million for its lavish furnishings, plus another $2 million for 400 feet of prime … [Read more...] about Donald Trump Has Gained More Than $100 Million On Mar-a-Lago
Kate Mara opened up about suffering a miscarriage the first time she and husband-actor Jamie Bell-found out they were pregnant and expecting their first child. “It was the first time I’ve ever been pregnant, and I’ve never had that excitement and shock of being an almost mom,” the 36-year-old actress explained during Dr. Berlin’s Informed Pregnancy Podcast, according Thursday to People magazine . “That just was such a special sort of reveal.” (RELATED: Actress And NFL Heiress Kate Mara Defends Anthem Protests) View this post on Instagram A post shared by Kate Mara (@katemara) on Apr 3, 2019 at 5:40pm PDT The “Fantastic Four” star then shared how she first broke the news to Bell and that it was while they were stopped at a red light while driving. (RELATED: Kate Mara Brings The Heroic Movie Of A Marine And A Military Combat Dog To The Big Screen) “I turned to him and I was like, ‘Is now a bad time to … [Read more...] about Kate Mara Opens Up About Suffering A Miscarriage The First Time She Was Expecting