Gansevoort nevada Set to early open in 2014

Gansevoort nevada Set to early open in 2014

The former Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall (seen right here) is being transformed completely into the Gansevoort Las Vegas for an early 2014 opening

Since the recession hit Las Vegas big time five years back, it’s been a long dry spell with no new casino openings. Several that have been partially built were then abandoned, although a number of those, such as the Echelon-now-Genting-Resorts-World, are on their long ago up.

Luxury Boutique Hotel Set to Open in 2014

But before that behemoth is completed, a smaller however very property that is visible be making its first: the formerly tacky Barbary Coast-turned-Bill’s-Gamblin’-Hall that is being changed into the Gansevoort nevada for an early on 2014 opening.

The home in a prime property spot right opposite Caesars and the Bellagio, on the part of Flamingo and the vegas Strip gets its makeover courtesy of Caesars Entertainment Corp. (whose spending habits, inspite of the greatest debt ratio in the gambling industry, makes any sugar daddy’s girlfriend look frugal) and W.A. Richardson Builders.

The property has a history that is interesting as so many gambling enterprises do on the Strip.

Special Permits Required

Whenever casino impressario Michael Gaughan who additionally owns the equine stable-equipped South Point regarding the far south Strip first purchased the 1.7 acre property back in 1979, he built the Barbary Coast on it, but perhaps not without jumping through some hurdles. After razing a run-down motel that sat on the site, Gaughan had to apply for special permits through the Clark County commissioners to complete something unusual: add parking levels over the ground-floor casino and underneath the three-story hotel, as street parking was away from the concern during the corner that is busy.

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Cantor Gaming CEO Under Possible Investigation by Feds

Cantor Gaming CEO Under Possible Investigation by Feds

CEO Lee Amaitis (center) recently launched the Cantor Gaming Atlantis sports book; some say he is under federal scrutiny now

Not a goes by in the gaming universe without someone in a position of power somewhere being scrutinized by the feds anymore, it seems day. Now Cantor Gaming CEO Lee Amaitis is under the spotlight, according to the The Wall Street Journal, on the layer tail of colleague Michael Colbert Cantor’s now released vice president of danger management whom pled guilty month that is just last knowingly accepting unlawful bets.

Denial through the Top

Parent business Cantor Fitzgerald was fast to deny the rumor, however, saying in an issued statement: ‘We feel compelled to address this reckless and baseless rumor. The notion that Lee Amaitis is a target of federal prosecutors or which he participated in illegal bookmaking is baseless and false.’

Of course, Anthony Weiner also vehemently denied he was still sexting, so there you go regarding denials of rumors.

Accepting wagers from ‘runners’ people whom place bets for an operation is illegal in Nevada, where Cantor Gaming is headquartered.

It would certainly behoove the sports book company to distance themselves from any further insinuations of illegalities, given that Amaitis just attended opening ceremonies for the Cantor that is new Gaming and activities books at the Atlantis Casino on Paradise Island in the Bahamas. The company now has eight sports books in Las Vegas, operates the Palms Casino poker room, and provides mobile betting apps, combined with the new Atlantis guide, which will be their first run outside of Nevada.

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