According to studies, NYC had 667,200 millionaires residing there in 2009, that was a 18.7% increase than the year before. The numbers far surpass those of the three runner up cities. Listed below are all the tallies for the top 10 cities and their growth.
Billionaire Carlos Slim recently picked up a new piece of real estate in New York City. Slim is under contract to pay $140 million for an 11-story New York City office building located at 417 Fifth Avenue. The building was owned by Joseph Moinian and Goldman Sachs and was originally bought with a purchase price of $250 million.
The Armani store on Fifth Avenue in New York has gotten a whole new attraction. As soon as you enter, you will notice the staircase that connects to the first three floors of the two buildings between 5th avenue and the 56th street. This Armani stores completes the trilogy of the Armani Stores designed by Doriana and Massimiliano Fuksas for the famous designer.
During New York Fashion Week, adidas celebrated its first SLVR store opening with a cocktail reception with over 800 guests attended. The SLVR store is located in Soho and spans on over 250 square meters, the interior is designed with clean, modern, and simple elements. The flagship is fabricated with natural pieces such as locally sourced wood and polished materials such as glass and steel. Following the opening of the SLVR store in New York, additional SLVR stores will open in Paris, Miami, Bangkok, and Los Angeles. Take a look inside the store, pictures are below.
Diddy is making headlines just right before the year ends. Sean “Diddy” Combs and Ciroc Vodka have teamed up to make a offer to the city to remake the Times Square New Year’s ball and are willing to donate $1 million to charity if the proposal is approved. Diddy and Ciroc Vodka are looking to redesign the current ball and transform it into something similar to the brands blue circle. It still hasn’t been announced whether the city will go ahead with the proposal.Â
“As the official vodka of New Year’s Eve, it’s only fitting that we take over New York, the most iconic New Year’s city in the world,” saidÂ DiddyÂ in a statement. “I’m going to give every adult in America a taste of what it’s like to enjoy a sophisticated celebration withÂ Diddy, and what better time than while ringing in the New Year.“