Who is Harry Macklowe?
He is a real estate developer based in New York. He was born in August 1937. He dropped out of school to become a real estate broker. But soon started developing his own projects. He is married to Patricia Landeau. He has 2 children with his ex-wife Linda (William and Elisabeth).
Macklowe Properties is responsible for several landmark buildings in New York City.
Macklowe Properties is a real estate developer, – investor, and – builder, based in NY. The company is responsible for the development of approximately 4.5 million square feet off Manhattan office and apartment buildings. As well as over 3,000 residential and hotel units.
Past projects include The General Motors Building at 767 Fifth Avenue. Including the Apple Store at ground level. And One Wall Street and One Worldwide Plaza, a 50 story office building on Eighth Avenue.
His 96 story 432 Park Avenue is the tallest residential building in the western hemisphere. In early 2019 he was planning to add another skyscraper to the Manhattan skyline. The enormous building would rise across from St. Patrick’s Cathedral.
His net worth is estimated between US$ 600 million and US$ 2 billion. Although in a recent divorce filing from his wife Linda Macklowe he reportedly mentioned a net worth of US$ 23 million. ;-) They were married for 59 years. US$ 23 million is more or less the value of his yacht Unfurled.
Other sources mention he offered his wife a settlement of US$ 1 billion. His contemporary art collection is supposed to be worth $ 1 billion alone.
A judge ordered to sell part of the collection. As the couple couldn’t agree on what the collection was worth.