Argentinian-born American writer and property developer Jorge M. Perez has an estimated net worth of $1.2 billion as of March 2013.
After graduating from the University of Michigan, Jorge Perez started working as an economic development director. Soon, he chose to engage in property and started developing properties. Collectively with Stephen M. Ross, Jorge Perez founded The Related Companies in 1979. Through time, his fortune significantly grew along with the success of the business. The Related Companies later emerged into one of the most famous and in-demand high-rise condominium builders in Southern United States.
Jorge Perez Net Worth $1.2 Billion
Also referred to as the “Donald Trumpof the Tropics”, Jorge Perez has been the owner of50 condominium towers in Las Vegas, Fort Meyers and South Florida. Prior to the surge of economic and fiscal crisis in 2007, Perez’ net worth was estimated to be around $1.3 billion. He also raised funds for Barack Obama after the latter was declared as the official Presidential nominee of the Democratic party.
Of Cuban and Hispanic lineage, Jorge M. Perez was born in 1950. He’s now married to Darlene Perez with whom he has four kids.