Charles Kushner
Real estate developer and philanthropist
Charles Kushner
Charles Kushner is an American real estate developer and philanthropist.
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George Soros' Son Strikes Out On His Own
Huffington Post - over 4 years
Apparently life as the heir to a $22 billion fortune ain't easy. Appointments with shrinks on the Upper East Side. Pesky reporters. Photos of you boozing on a yacht plastered all over the web. Welcome to the life of Alexander Soros, son of legendary investor George Soros, who was recently profiled by The New York Times. The younger Soros spent years hiding from his wealth, but is now striking out on his own, according to the Times. His new philanthropy, the Alex Soros Foundation, is reportedly tackling causes that are considerably less sexy than the 26-year old's recent Hamptons charity gala, where MC Hammer performed "Can't Touch This" before a crowd of models and publicists in their 20s. Those causes include the plight of domestic workers in the U.S., the Times said, along with the so-called "Great Schlep," a campaign to draw older voters in Florida to vote for Obama. "I have the incentive of failing my own reputation," Alexander Soros said of his new foundation ...
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Joshua Kushner Thrive Venture Raises Forty Million Dollars To Invest In Startups - Portfolio.com (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Joshua Kushner—son of real estate magnate Charles Kushner, brother of New York Observer publisher Jared Kushner and brother-in-law of Ivanka Trump—brought in $40 million for his venture capital firm Thrive Capital to create a second fund to invest in
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Joshua Kushner's Thrive Capital Raises $40 Million - New York Times
Google News - over 5 years
Joshua Kushner, the 26-year-old son of real estate mogul Charles Kushner, has raised $40 million for his venture capital firm, Thrive Capital, according to a regulatory filing on Monday. The fund, the firm's second, includes several
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Along the Jersey Shore, a Struggle to Get to the Sand - New York Times
Google News - over 5 years
Long Branch agreed to the landscaping recently, to settle a lawsuit filed by Charles Kushner, a real estate developer who was a Democratic power broker before he was convicted in 2005 of witness tampering, tax evasion and making illegal campaign
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Morgan Properties Seeks $800 Million in IPO of Apartment-Building Owner - Bloomberg
Google News - over 5 years
AIG in 2007 bought 86 apartment complexes, mostly in New Jersey and Pennsylvania, in partnership with Morgan for $1.9 billion from Kushner Cos., a New York-based company then headed by Charles Kushner and his son Jared. The deal was close to the peak
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Michael Stoler -- Casinos, gaming and horses, oh my! - The Real Deal New York (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
(The Ratner coalition beat out a similar offer by another real estate mogul, Charles Kushner, and former New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine.) And, the Wilf family of Garden Homes -- headquartered in New Jersey and one of the largest homebuilders in the
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Breves de espectáculos - La Opinión
Google News - over 5 years
Su esposo, Jared Kushner, de 30 años, es uno de los directivos de la inmobiliaria Kushner Companies, que preside su padre, Charles Kushner, y que se dedica a la gestión de locales comerciales y apartamentos del área de Nueva York, además de ser el
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Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner welcome daughter - The Star-Ledger - NJ.com
Google News - over 5 years
Jared Kushner, the New York Observer publisher and son of New Jersey developer Charles Kushner, and wife Ivanka Trump, the businesswoman and jewelry designer and daughter of developer and would-be presidential candidate Donald Trump, have welcomed ... -
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Nem kérnek, nem is kapnak adományokat a magyar egyetemek - hvg.hu
Google News - over 5 years
Charles Kushner ingatlanokkal foglalkozó szakember például két és fél millió dollárt adományozott a Harvardnak 1998-ban – igaz, ezt épp abban az évben tette, amikor a fiát, Jaredet felvették az egyetemre. Melyik magyarországi egyetem kapja a legtöbb
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Citizen Kushner
NYTimes - over 5 years
ON a recent Monday evening, Jared Kushner, the 30-year-old publisher of The New York Observer, was holding court in the grand ballroom at the Harmonie Club on East 60th Street. The occasion marked the newspaper's annual ''100 Most Powerful People in New York Real Estate'' issue, and many in attendance were city fixtures, people whose names appear
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Citizen Kushner - New York Times
Google News - over 5 years
If you knew anything about Jared Kushner five years ago, it was probably that he was the oldest son of Charles Kushner, a New Jersey real estate developer who had spent time in prison for orchestrating one of the more memorable get-even schemes
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Our Past: Music, dance merged for spring concert (5/20) - The American Press (blog)
Google News - almost 6 years
Charles Kushner entertained the club with a reading, “Does Illness Begin at Forty.†Charles recently won the Landry Memorial school education contest. Guests were IM Henderson of Aruba, British West Indies, guest of CW Phillips, and CW Harris and
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Hamil, Ivanka Trump Pose ala Kelinci Playboy - Okezone
Google News - almost 6 years
Pemotretan istri anak pengusaha Charles Kushner, Jared Kushner, ini dilakukan di balkon sebuah apartemen di New York untuk majalah Harper's Bazaar. Wanita berusia 29 tahun ini tak pelit berbagi rencana tentang pengasuhan calon anak pertama mereka yang
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Ivanka Trump reveals she is pregnant with a baby girl - OnTheRedCarpet.com
Google News - almost 6 years
Kushner is the owner of the New York Observer and the son of Charles Kushner, a real estate developer like Donald Trump. Donald Trump first became a grandfather when son Donald Trump Jr. and his wife, Vanessa Haydon, welcomed daughter Kai Madison in
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Benjamin Brafman: Dominique Strauss-Kahn Lawyer Has Defended Other High ... - Huffington Post
Google News - almost 6 years
Hip-hop mogul Jay-Z, real estate magnate Charles Kushner and Michael Jackson are just a few of the public figures Brafman has represented. Check out the slideshow to see some of Benjamin Brafman's clients
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Rich Man's Paper Defends Other Rich Man's Right to Riches - Slate Magazine (blog)
Google News - almost 6 years
Today's New York Observer—owned by youthful family-money plutocrat Jared Kushner, son of scandal-plagued real-estate tycoon Charles Kushner and son-in-law of Donald Trump—has a house editorial defending Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein from the
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Can you pass an 8th grade civics test? - Salon
Google News - almost 6 years
Kushner's father, real estate developer Charles Kushner, bought Jared his Harvard acceptance. It cost him $2.5 million. (Kushner later went to jail for tax evasion and witness tampering, so it was also, technically, dirty money that bought Trump's
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Charles Kushner
    FIFTIES
  • 2011
    Age 56
    In September 2011, Perth Amboy Mayor Wilda Diaz met with Kushner and officials of The Kushner Companies.
    More Details Hide Details Afterward, she endorsed a scaled-back design concept for the "Landings at Harborside," a proposed residential development set to be built along the city's waterfront. Diaz indicated that Kushner had sketched a concept for the Perth Amboy courthouse that was incorporated into the redesign. The updated plan allowed for subsidized "Section 8" housing rentals instead of requiring the owner-occupied units originally planned. Because of his contributions, the building housing Hofstra University School of Law is named in honor of Kushner and his wife Seryl (Stadtmauer). He donated $2.5 million to Harvard University, the alma mater of his sons Jared and Joshua. He is also well known for his charitable donations to Jewish educational institutions. One of the Kushner family's philanthropic ventures was the dedication of Joseph Kushner Building of the Jewish Educational Center in Elizabeth, New Jersey. Kushner's father, Joseph, for whom the building is named, had been a longtime member of the Jewish community and major force in the JEC's early growth.
  • 2007
    Age 52
    In early 2007, Kushner bought the building at 666 Fifth Avenue, New York City, for US$1.8 billion, the highest price ever paid for a single office building in the United States.
    More Details Hide Details Subsequently Kushner shifted focus from his New Jersey real estate operations to the New York market.
  • 2005
    Age 50
    In 2005, following an investigation by the U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of New Jersey, Kushner was convicted of making illegal campaign contributions, tax evasion and witness tampering by attempting to silence his sister and brother-in-law by creating a sex tape of his brother-in-law with a prostitute.
    More Details Hide Details Chris Christie, then the U.S. Attorney for the District of New Jersey, negotiated a plea agreement with him and he was sentenced to two years in prison. He has since been released.
  • FORTIES
  • 1999
    Age 44
    In 1999, Kushner won the Ernst & Young New Jersey Entrepreneur of the Year award.
    More Details Hide Details At the time, Kushner Companies had grown to over 10,000 residential apartments, a home building business, commercial and industrial properties and a community bank.
  • THIRTIES
  • 1985
    Age 30
    In January 1985 Kushner founded Kushner Companies, headquartered in Florham Park, New Jersey, and based on his father's real estate holdings.
    More Details Hide Details He was CEO, chairman, manager and, he says, "dishwasher"; he had one secretary.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1976
    Age 21
    Kushner graduated with an MBA from New York University in 1976 and a Juris Doctor from Hofstra Law School in 1979.
    More Details Hide Details He worked as a real estate and tax lawyer, becoming a partner in the law firm of Brach, Eichler, Rosenberg, Silver, Bernstein, Hammer & Gladstone, in Roseland, New Jersey, and a disbarred member of the bars in the states of New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1954
    Born
    Born on May 16, 1954.
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