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Did Tom Ford Just Buy Halston’s Former Party House?

Is Tom Ford the secret buyer of late fashion designer Halston’s former Manhattan party pad?
After eight years of trying to off-load the Upper East Side town house he bought off Halston in 1990, the Swiss millionaire and photographer Gunter Sachs finally had some luck at the beginning of the year when an anonymous buyer paid $18 million for it.
That buyer was hidden through an LLC, but a source told WWD that it was none other than Ford, who has added it to his collection of luxury homes, including a New Mexico ranch with its own old Western town movie set. Ford could not be reached for comment Monday.
Property records showed that the LLC’s address is listed as that of Ford’s business manager, Chuck Shapiro, and it has been used as the address for some of the designer’s trademarks.
While Shapiro has a number of celebrity clients, it is also the same address as the LLC that Ford used to buy late heiress Betsy Bloomingdale’s Los Angeles home for just under $40 million in 2016.
As previously reported by WWD, Ford is expected to be confirmed as the new chairman of the CFDA on Tuesday, a move that will likely mean he will

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