Tuesday, 23 October, 2018

Trump organization ends management of Toronto tower

Trump Name to Be Removed From Toronto Hotel Trump organization ends management of Toronto tower
Orlando Vargas | 28 June, 2017, 03:53

Under a deal announced on Tuesday, the new owner of the 65-story Trump International Hotel and Tower, a troubled property that had become the scene of occasional anti-Trump protests in Canada's largest city, will erase the president's name from the building.

"Most recently, it's been a site for protests against the USA president's comments disparaging women, Mexicans, and Muslims, even though his company has no ownership stake in the property".

The most recent global survey conducted by Pew found that just 22 percent of Canadians had confidence in Trump's leadership, whereas 83 percent of Canadians had confidence in former President Barack Obama at the end of his second term.

The tower's target customers - wealthy individuals - who found themselves disagreeing with Trump's politics, personality or conduct have a plethora of other luxury options in Toronto and elsewhere in the world, Forgacs added.

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The building and another one elsewhere in Vancouver, British Columbia, have become popular gathering spots to protest US policies.

JCF declined to say why the company bought out the management contracts. Both sides sought to put a positive spin on the transaction.

Trump never held an ownership stake in the Toronto building. His company, Talon International, later defaulted on a loan from an Austrian bank, which sold the loan to JCF Capital.

The joint venture between Juniper Capital Partners and Cowie Capital Partners was the successful bidder for the property's 211 hotel units, 74 residential units and most of its commercial, retail and amenity space.

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