New York City real estate investor and developer Harry Macklowe, as some readers may have heard from local gossip, is currently working through a divorce with Linda Burg, his wife of 57 years. She apparently filed for divorce last July after it was discovered that he had been allowing a mistress to stay at one of his apartments, less than a mile from his home.
The divorce is apparently not going well for Macklowe, as his wife is fighting for more than a simple half-half division. She is also demanding additional financial disclosure from Macklowe to ensure she doesn’t miss out on any assets that may have been diverted to the mistress. She is, of course, well advised to do so.