Rough Rock International does not like what it sees within the previous Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, that the company purchased in March for $50 million.
Tricky 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 discount price selloff intended the tricky Rock was acquiring a Boardwalk home for cents on the dollar, as former casino developer turned US President Donald Trump built the resort for $1.2 billion in 1990.
But upon closer assessment, Hard Rock officials say it is going to cost a penny that is pretty refresh the 2,010-room resort and video gaming space, and rid it of an India-themed décor.
‘The amount of money we’re going to have to spend to remove 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 are the spire and crowns that are onion-shaped ornaments found round the Trump Taj Mahal.
Hard Rock Ups Ante
Though the company owned by the Seminole Tribe in Florida got a spot that is premiere the Atlantic City Boardwalk for a rock-bottom cost, Hard Rock executives say the initial budget of $350 million won’t be nearly enough to trnsform the area into an effective Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Allen estimated that the project’s expe Continue reading