Inside the Royal Family’s New York Real Estate Portfolio
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Extended reside the Queen — or at minimum her authentic estate holdings.
Queen Elizabeth, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch, died Sept. 8 at the age of 96 at Balmoral Castle in Scotland, a person of a number of royal residences unfold through the United Kingdom.
But across the pond, the Queen left behind a home portfolio far more befitting of American royalty: dozens of luxurious residences dotting some of Manhattan’s most affluent neighborhoods.
The Serious Deal located 24 these types of homes in city documents, every owned by entities with some variation of “Her Majesty the Queen,” in their title. Most were purchased in the late 1980’s and early 1990’s.
It is not obvious what all of these attributes are used for, while a lot of are probable residences for diplomats from different Commonwealth nations. A a few-bedroom distribute at Zeckendorf Development’s 50 United Nations Plaza, for instance, which “the Queen” bought for $7.9 million in 2015, is essentially occupied by the head of New Zealand’s mission to the United Nations.
On the Upper West Aspect, entities underneath the name Her Majesty The Queen In Correct Of Canada procured 3 models at 107-113 West 89th Street in 1989 and 1990. Subsequent door at 103 West 89th Avenue, a deed from 1998 lists “Her Majesty the Queen” as the consumer of a rental. Somewhere else on the Upper West Side, the crown owns a unit at the Lincoln Park at 211 West 71st Avenue, records display.
Throughout Central Park, similarly named possession entities are tied to five units at Evans Towers at 171 East 84th Road, 4 at Le Chambord at 350 East 72nd Road and two much more at the Wakefield at 525 East 80th Avenue.
Numerous attributes owned by the crown are found in Midtown in the vicinity of the United Nations, which includes a unit at the Dag Hammarskjold Tower at 240 East 47th Avenue, 3 residences at Worldwide Plaza at 303 East 43rd Avenue, two at 309-321 East 49th Road and a person at the Horizon at 415 East 37th Road.
Outside of New York, the royal loved ones controls extra than $2 billion worthy of of true estate, according to a Wall Avenue Journal examination, together with nation estates, townhouses, metropolis residences and, of training course, castles.