Intense Rock International doesn’t like what it sees inside the previous Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, which the company purchased in March for $50 million.
Rough 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 bargain cost selloff intended the Hard 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, tough Rock officials state it’s going to price a pretty penny to refresh the 2,010-room resort and gaming area, and rid it of an India-themed décor.
‘The amount of money we’re going to have to invest 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 found around the Trump Taj Mahal.
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Though the company owned by the Seminole Tribe in Florida got a premiere spot on the Atlantic City Boardwalk for a rock-bottom price, Hard Rock professionals state the initial budget of $350 million will not be nearly enough to trnsform the room into an effective tricky Rock Hotel & Casino. Allen estimated that the project’s