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Trump International Hotel and Tower

Las Vegas, NV
Constructed: 2005-08
Completed: 2008
Style: Modern
Cost: $500 million
Size (sq. ft.): 1900000
Other Size Measure: 1,282 units
64 Floors
645 Ft.
Owners: Donald Trump and Phil Ruffin (Developers)
The Trump Organization
Ruffin Casino and Gaming Group
Contractors: Perini Building Company - General Contractor
URL (bibliographic):
Description: Exterior clad with 24-karat gold glass
Extra Note: 2005 2005 Top Projects Nevada Southwest Contractor, June 39.

"A Full House: Sin City stacks the deck in designers' favor." By Craig Kellogg. Interior Design v.76 n.3 (2005).

Blair, Scott. “Trumping Las Vegas: Gold-tinted condo/hotel towers above the strip.” Southwest Contractor. September 2006: 28-32.

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"For Las Vegas builders, things are looking up", May 5, 2005. [online] Available Accessed:7/29/2005.

Illia, Tony. “New Trump Hotel on Las Vegas Strip will be Clad with 24K Gold Glass.” AIA Las Vegas Forum, September 2004, 3.

Illia, Tony. “The Donald trumps Ivana high-rise project.” Las Vegas Business Press. 18 July 2005.

Jones, Chris. “Trump Unveils Strip Tower Plan.” Las Vegas Review-Journal. 30 July 2004. [Online]. Available: Accessed August 2, 2004.

Kozloff, Howard. "Game On, Game Off: Las Vegas's nongaming options continue to shape the gambling capital's environment." Urban Land. September 2007: 119-122.

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Simpson, Jeff. "Evolution of the Las vegas Strip." Urban Land. September 2007: 105-107.

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Stutz, Howard “Living the high life, Trump style.” Las Vegas Review-Journal. 13 July 2005 [Online].
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Stutz, Howard. “Strip Development: Trump Adding Tower.” Las Vegas Review-Journal. 4 January 2005. [Online]. Available: Accessed January 21, 2005.

Stutz, Howard. “Trump Condo Project Reserves All 1,283 Units.” Las Vegas Review-Journal. 5 May 2005. [Online]. Available: Accessed May 8, 2005.

Travis, Joan Schiller. “Doorman opens up Trump legacy: tower premiers Midwest style at strip condo.” Las Vegas Review Journal, Real Estate News. December 31, 2006.

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Sales Center Readies for Opening.” Las Vegas Review-Journal & Las Vegas Sun: Real Estate News. 19 June 2005. [Online]. Available: Accessed June 20, 2005.