Tough Rock International does not like what it sees within the former Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, which the company purchased in March for $50 million.
Tough Rock Chairman Jim Allen, A trump that is former entertainment employee, is now tasked with renovating his previous boss’s grand vision in Atlantic City.
Billionaire Carl Icahn’s deal cost selloff meant the complex Rock was acquiring a Boardwalk property for pennies on the buck, as former casino developer turned US President Donald Trump built the resort for $1.2 billion in 1990.
But upon closer assessment, intense Rock officials state it is likely to cost a pretty penny to refresh the 2,010-room hotel and video gaming area, and rid it of a India-themed décor.
‘The sum of money we’re going to have to spend to eliminate all those minarets and all that purple, Jesus! Just What were we thinking?’ Hard Rock Chairman Jim Allen told the Associated Press this week.
The minarets Allen refers to would be the spire and crowns that are onion-shaped ornaments discovered round the Trump Taj Mahal.
Although the company owned by the Seminole Tribe in Florida got a premiere spot on the Atlantic City Boardwalk for a rock-bottom cost, Hard Rock professionals state the initial budget of $350 million defintely won’t be nearly enough to trnsform the area into a suitable rough Rock Hotel & Casino. Allen estimated that the Leer más