Hedged fund millionaire John Paulson and his soon-to-be ex-wife are said to be fighting over their recently bought $110 million Palm Beach mansion amid a divorce dispute that could have his fortune shrink.
Over over the course of time, the couple of over two decades built up an impressive real estate portfolio, but it’s the extravagant style Venetian South Ocean Drive mansion that they are most reluctant to sell according to reports.
The 65-year-old with a net worth estimated at $4.8 billion is said to have no prenuptial agreement with his 50-year-old Romanian secretary-turned-wife, Jenny.
The home of 30,000 square feet located in Palm Beach, which was privately listed and then purchased by the Paulsons in June of this year, includes nine bedrooms and 10 and one half bathrooms.
The mansion is situated at an Intracoastal Waterway with views of the Atlantic ocean directly on the other side of the road. It is among the most expensive properties in Palm Beach, with extravagant window arches, column, and details of wrought iron.
The property also features terraces and loggias with water views with a spa and pool as well as an outdoor lounge complete with an outdoor fire pit, and an upper bedroom with two bathrooms, according to Mansion Global.
A source unnamed said to Page Six in September that the Paulsons have been living their own lives for fifteen years’ even though they shared the 28,000 square-foot townhouse located situated on East 86th Street on Manhattan’s Upper East Side.
Paulson identified ‘irreconcilable disagreements in the reason for his separation, as per the documents that were filed with Suffolk County Court on Monday, Page Six first reported.
He appears to have changed his mind since he filed for divorce.
On October 1, the hedge fund billionaire was photographed with his new partner Alina de Almeida who was 33 who was attending a wedding for a friend at the shores of the Italian lake Lake Como just days after an announcement about his highly-publicized divorce to Jenny.
It was discovered the fact that Paulson was and Almeida were in a relationship following Page Six sources spotted the couple numerous occasions in the Hamptons and reported that they had already been being together at his Olympic Tower, Manhattan, apartment.
Almeida Is an Instagram health guru as well as the business director at Effective Lifestyle, a health coaching service.
She completed her nutrition clinics within NY Presbyterian Hospital, which is part of two ivy league schools: Columbia and Cornell according to her website.