Trump Tower in Punta Del Este will start construction in March 2014
Something calls your attention when walking past the Parada 10 of La Brava beach. The place is surrounded by a fence, a showroom and cars showing the Trump Tower’s labels on them.
Yes, Donald Trump the billionaire, whose fortune is estimated at $ 3,000 million, has put his eyes on Punta del Este. Trump is considered the most popular employer in the USA, where he also has become in recent times a TV star of a reality show “You are fired” in which the winner is named manager of one of his companies.
In one of his first visits to Punta del Este, Donald Trump announced that this is a very special project for him and that he is very happy with his partners.“The Trump Tower will be a unique building in South America. Trump said “I have friends who love Uruguay”.
Eric Trump, one of the sons of Donald Trump arrived this year in Punta del Este on January 3rd and has had several meetings. He also visited the Trump Tower showroom where the Trump Tower will be built and he praised the Uruguay´s economy.
When arriving at Montevideo´s airport, Eric Trump was delayed, just because there were too many planes arriving at the same time. The question that arose among those present was why the son of billionaire businessman had not taken a private flight.
Eric Trump finally arrived at about 16:30 pm smartly dressed with a shirt and jacket and headed to the Trump Tower´s showroom. There he greeted those who were present. He went on to say that he was very happy to be back in Punta del Este and praised the model of his own business and the excellent location of the Trump Tower.
When asked about the progress of the project that opened last year with his sister, Ivanka Trump, Eric Trump said the construction will start in March 2014 and that the work will require a period of 30 months. He also said that in those last ten days they had managed to sell 30 apartments worth US$ 55 million.
The Trump Tower is in fact located at an outstanding location of Punta del Este at Stop 9 ½ of Playa Brava. The Trump Tower in Punta Del Este is considered the most luxurious building project of residences in South America with unprecedented technology in this part of the world.
The Trump Tower which will have an area of 50,000 m2 is considered to be a 6 star hotel made into a residence complex.
The Trump Tower in Punta del Este will offer 157 exclusive units over 24 floors overlooking the ocean of the Brava Beach. The 900m2 penthouses include a private pool, spa and barbeque. Prices for the residences start from US$ 443,000 per one single room unit to US$ 2 million. The cost per square meter is US$6,000.
Amenity highlights offered by Trump Tower
- Each floor can be used as a single residence or can be divided six times.
- An outdoor heated swimming pool of 1000 m2, with an elevated deck overlooking Playa Brava with bar and restaurant.
- A tennis court with regulatory intelligent climate control seats.
- A heated indoor swimming pool of 25 meters.
- A fitness center with latest generation equipment for aerobic, palates, yoga and stretching, and cross -fit.
- A high performance Simulator Golf practice.
- A meeting room with capacity for 300 people, with foyer and fully equipped self-catering.
- Heliport and parking and a garage for 300 cars.
The company responsible for marketing the Trump Tower enterprise will be showing this proposal in Buenos Aires, Rosario and Cordoba. It is expected that most prospective buyers are from Argentina, Brazil and investors from the US and Europe.
Mary Ann Thompson