Russian money in Aspen |

Russian money in Aspen

Russian “Billie” buys the Lift One deal for seven times more than last paid. Could the extra $60 million be money laundering? Trump sold a place in Florida to a Russian who paid $60 million over Trump’s cost. The house was torn down by the new owner.

The Lift One deal was always about Aspen’s “needs.” It is “world class.”

Patrick Hunter


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