Cohen purchases $6.7M New York apartment: report
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpAlaska Republican Party cancels 2020 primary Ukrainian official denies Trump pressured president Trump goes after New York Times, Washington Post: 'They have gone totally CRAZY!!!!' MORE's former longtime attorney Michael Cohen allegedly finalized the purchase of a $6.7 apartment in New York in April despite recent reports of the mounting legal costs he faces connected to Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) Swan MuellerLewandowski says Mueller report was 'very clear' in proving 'there was no obstruction,' despite having 'never' read it Fox's Cavuto roasts Trump over criticism of network Mueller report fades from political conversation MORE's special counsel investigation.

The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday that Cohen purchased the four-bedroom apartment in Manhattan's Tribeca neighborhood, and that it includes amenities such as a 75-foot private pool and a concierge service that books private aircraft.


Cohen secured the deal using a $3.5 million mortgage controlled by the developers of the condominium unit, which, according to the Journal, did not yet meet the city’s legal requirements for occupancy and was thus ineligible for financing through traditional means.

People familiar with the transaction added that Cohen was in a rush to purchase the apartment due to desire to avoid taxes on the sale of an apartment in Trump Tower valued at $3.3 million in October 2017.

Cohen was raided earlier this year by FBI agents, who were referred to investigate possible criminal activity by Mueller's office.

Cohen, who made the famous $130,000 non-disclosure payment to adult film actress Stormy Daniels in 2016, is under criminal investigation for possible violations of campaign finance law, as well as allegations of bank fraud.

Prosecutors have not yet charged Cohen with a crime, and he has denied any wrongdoing. The Wall Street Journal reported last month that Cohen has "frequently" complained about the mounting costs of his legal fees, which he says are "bankrupting" him.