Arthur Becker- a Real-Estate Business Mogul Takes His Passion for Art to another Level

Arthur Becker is a real estate mogul who has taken his passion for arts to another level. His Tribeca real estate office functions as an art studio with a fully furnished workshop along with sculptures and paintings that he has personally created. The office is located down the street a short distance from the site of what will be Becker’s first ground-up solo development project.

Arthur Becker is putting up an eight unit luxury condo at 465 Washington Street that is expected to sell at $52.5 million. The 66-year old billionaire made his fortune by buying tech companies in the early 2000s. He formerly worked as a stockbroker at Bear Stearns. However, Becker later shifted to invest into real estate in New York and Florida.

In the recent days, Arthur Becker has been more of a silent-money partner where he has actively backed Michael Stern and Kelvin Maloney in their massive development at 111 West 57th Street. Becker has also invested in a 16-story condo building and 10 Sullivan Street.

Arthur Becker was married to designer Vera Wang for more than 20 years until the couple separated in 2012. The billionaire’s business dealings are vast spanning from tech, art, finance, and real estate where he has put a lot of focus in the recent days. Arthur Becker considers himself lucky for getting into the real estate business at the right time.

Despite his huge success in various business ventures, Arthur Becker has also experienced some failures. Becker’s investment in specialized binoculars dubbed Bnox wasn’t received well by the market in what Becker thinks that the customers might not have liked how far the eyes were from each other.

According to Curbed, Arthur Becker has been collecting ancient currencies from Nigeria and Cameroon. Some of the currencies are said to be over a millennium old. Becker uses these ancient coins to make beautiful sculptures. Other notable arts include the origami money board, magic eight ball, and paperweights.

About Arthur Becker

Arthur Becker serves as a Managing Member of Madison Partners, LLC. Madison Partners is an investment firm that focuses on real estate and financing starter Bio Tech ventures. Arthur previously served as the chairman and the CEO of Zinio, LLC, and NaviSite.

Becker has had interests in art from the time he was young. He enrolled at Bennington College where he graduated with a degree in art. Becker continues to produce outstanding pieces of art some of which have been exhibited in New York and Florida.

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Sam Boraie: The Visionary Who Could Foresee the Future of New Brunswick

With the reviving of the World economy, there has been an increasing demand for luxury homes and residential apartments among the homeowners. As a result, more and more real estate developers are venturing out into these projects, investing billions and billions of dollars in and across the exotic locations of USA. In fact, many of these project developers are not only developing the sites but also improving the community as well as the entire area. Some of these properties are so refined and exclusive that they are being sold only through invitations. Sam Boraie is one such leading businessman in the real estate sector who has completely transformed the face of the New Brunswick.

Omar Boraie is a hardcore entrepreneur and a noble soul, who has founded the Boraie Development Company ( and is also the Vice President. With his sharp mind and the indomitable spirit, Boraie had emigrated from Egypt with his magnificent plans of luxurious apartments, modernized buildings, community halls, etc. in the New Brunswick area. It is needless to say that at the initial stage everyone was doubtful about his projects in almost a barren land.

Some of the notable projects of the Boraie Development in the New Brunswick area are:

  • The Aspire
  • Rector Street
  • Albany Street Plaza

Apart from transfiguring the landscape of the New Brunswick area, the Boraie Development Company has also improved the entire community of the area. He firmly believes that it is very crucial to transforming the entire community, to improve the area and this is where all the property developers must come forward.

However, many people are unaware of the other side of Omar Boraie, the great philanthropist. Apart from his devotion in the real estate projects, he takes an active interest in an array of social causes. In the New Brunswick, Boraie is also a member of the Board of Trustees for the State Theatre New Jersey and thereby has been organizing and sponsoring numerous events.

He is also an active member of the advisory board of the non-profit organization, Elijah’s Promise. Elijah’s Promise is an organization, which ensures regular food supply for the community people and also uses food, as a tool to initiate the transformation.

The other existing projects of the company are being successfully executed in the Atlantic City as well as Newark.