Buy High, Sell Higher

Continental Profiles, by Jeff Shear Developer Mohamed Hadid’s quest for the best. There’s no question that Mohamed Hadid belongs here, in the posh precincts of the Jockey Club in the capital’s Ritz-Carlton hotel where power eaters do lunch: He owns the place—-the club, the hotel, and about $400 million of the surrounding Washington real estate. […]

French Romance

May 2003 – Leading Estates of the World, by Pamela Kelsey AS THE GATES OPEN in Holmby Hills, a solitary vision of fairy tale splendor greets you. Seldom in real life does one encounter such beauty, such pure perfection—even in the glamour capital of conspicuous consumption surrounding Rodeo Drive. When renowned architect Richard Landry was […]

Unmasking the Mysterious Mohamed Hadid

March 1988 – Regardies: The Business of Wadhington, by Harry Jaffe THE FIRST TIME Mohamed Anwar Hadid set foot in Aspen, he felt almost weightless. He stepped out of a Citation jet, took a deep breath of the crisp mountain air, and marveled at the wonders that surrounded him: the big sky, the jagged peaks, […]