Residences of Donald Trump

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U.S. president Donald Trump currently has seven residences.

During his time at the New York Military Academy, he lived on campus; he later rented row houses in college. In 1971, Trump moved to a studio on 75th Street in Manhattan.[1] Since the completion of Trump Tower in 1983, Trump has lived in a three-level penthouse on the top floors. He purchased the Seven Springs mansion in Bedford, New York, in 1995. Upon Trump's election to the US presidency, he moved into the White House in Washington, D.C., while First Lady Melania and their son initially stayed at Trump Tower in Manhattan until the end of the school year before moving to the White House as well.[2] From his birth in 1946 until 2019, Trump listed his primary state of residence as New York; in September 2019, Donald and Melania moved their primary residence to Mar-a-Lago in Florida.[3][4]

Current residences

Beverly Hills

Trump owns a six-bedroom mansion in Beverly Hills, California, which Trump had rarely used and had put on the market and rented out at different times.[1]

Mar-a-Lago

Since September 2019, Mar-a-Lago has served as the primary residence for Donald and Melania Trump.[4][3]

Seven Springs

Trump owns a 39,000 square feet (3,600 m2) mansion on 213 acres (86 ha) in Bedford and New Castle, New York. The mansion has an indoor pool of white marble on its first floor and sixty rooms, including thirteen bedrooms and twelve baths.[1][5] The property has a glass and stone orangery for growing citrus, with a bowling alley in its basement. Also on the property is a formal garden pavilion, a fountain in the front lawn, a greenhouse and root cellar, stone water tower, and a Tudor Revival house and courtyard known by the name of "Nonesuch".[5]

It was formerly the home of Eugene Meyer and his family, including Katharine Graham. In 1919, Meyer had artist and architect Charles A. Platt design the mansion of sandstone from the property. He spent $2 million constructing it. Trump purchased the property in 1995 for $7.5 million. Trump originally planned to build a golf course there, however he was opposed by the governments of the three municipalities the property lies within, and he wanted to prevent a new course competing with his existing course nearby in Briarcliff Manor. Trump's plans changed for Seven Springs to include building fifteen mansions, each to sell for about $25 million, and renovating the two existing houses.[5] In 2015, Trump placed most of the property under a conservation easement, apparently signaling the abandonment of any major development plans.[6]

Trump Parc

Donald Trump owns the 38-story Trump Parc condominium skyscraper at 106 Central Park South, and often privately owns multiple units within it, which he rents for up to $100,000 a month.[1]

Trump Park Avenue

Trump has several apartments at Trump Park Avenue, where his daughter Ivanka lives.[1]

Trump Tower penthouse

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Trump, Shinzō Abe, and others at Trump's penthouse, 2016

Described as Louis XIV-style, Trump's penthouse at Trump Tower has three stories and is reportedly worth $100 million. The interior, designed by Angelo Donghia, has gold-trimmed furniture, marble floors, columns, tables, and walls, frescoed ceilings, bronze statues, and crystal chandeliers.[1]

White House

Donald Trump lives in Washington, D.C. with his wife Melania Trump, the first lady of the United States, and their son Barron Trump, and they are the current tenants of the White House since January 20, 2017.

Former residences

Queens, New York City

His childhood was spent at a 24-room red brick Tudor Revival house in Jamaica Estates, Queens, the home of his parents Frederick and Mary Anne MacLeod Trump.[1]

School living

During his early life, he lived at the New York Military Academy, a private boarding school. He subsequently attended Fordham University for two years and transferred to the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he lived in rented off-campus row houses.[1]

Manhattan penthouse

Around the 1970s Trump lived in a penthouse apartment at the Phoenix, a luxury apartment building on 65th Street in the Upper East Side in Manhattan. The apartment had large panoramic windows; he decorated the interior in beige, brown, and chrome.[1]

Greenwich mansion

Trump purchased a 20,000-square-foot (1,900 m2) mansion in Greenwich, Connecticut, in 1982 for $4 million. The house has eight bedrooms, eleven baths, a 4,000 square feet (370 m2) guest house, a putting green and tennis court, indoor and outdoor pools, and a sauna.[1]

Fifth Avenue apartment

Trump and his wife Ivana lived in an apartment on Manhattan's Fifth Avenue, which was decorated with beige velvet sofas and goatskin tables.[1] According to family friend Nikki Haskell, Donald and Ivana lived in Olympic Tower prior to moving to 800 Fifth Avenue [7]

Virginia residence

Trump had a residence at Trump Vineyard Estates, a 45-room 23,000 square feet (2,100 m2) mansion.[1]

See also

References

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  3. 3.0 3.1 Linton, Caroline (October 31, 2019). "Lifelong New Yorker Trump moving primary residence to Florida". CBS News. Retrieved November 1, 2019.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
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  6. McKinney, Michael P. (April 25, 2017). "Seven Springs, Trump's N.Y. property, spared spotlight — for now". USA Today. Retrieved May 14, 2018.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  7. "The FRONTLINE Interview: Nikki Haskell". pbs.org. September 27, 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>