By Blake Sherman, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – American real estate tycoon Donald Trump has set his eyes on Rio, and with partners; MRP International, Salamanca and Even Construtora e Incorporadora, is developing office buildings worth an estimated R$5 billion to R$6 billion. Trump is branding the project which will consist of five skyscrapers, each being 150 meters tall, with 38 floors.
The first two Trump Towers will begin construction in the second half of 2013 with completion scheduled before the 2016 Olympic Games, and the remaining three buildings as demand allows. According to the partners, this . . .