Best known as President of the Durst Organization Douglas Durst was born on December 19,1944 in New York, United States which make his age 71 at the moment. He is an American real estate investor and developer. He is the son of Bernice Herstein and Seymour Durst. After the death of his grandfather, his father became a leader of the family business in 1974. His mother left him when he was a child. He got injured in the leg in 1972.
He attended Fieldstone School and graduated in 1962. He also graduated from the University of California at Berkeley in 1966. He attended New York University for two years and later joined the family business. After the retirement of his father, he handled Dust Organization in 1992. He conducted the developments of major buildings in New York City. He works as a director in the Real Estate Board of New York. He is known for giving more priority in density and sustainability in his projects. The New School university center which is located on 14th street and 5th Avenue in Manhattan was developed by the Durst Organization. In an interview, he said that his sister in law was killed by his own brother. He is also involved in some charitable organizations.
Significance to his personal life, he married his long-term girlfriend Susanne Durst in 1967. He met her in Denmark after college. The couple has welcomed three children named Anita Durst Kariolic, Alexander Durst, and Helena Rose Durst Domino. They are maintaining a healthy relationship. There are no rumors on the internet regarding their divorce and extra-marital affairs. He is living happily with his wife and children in a house of Katonah, New York, U.S.
He estimated his net worth to be around $650 million in 1997. After 1997 he has not disclosed his net worth in the media. But we can assume that his net worth has massively increased now. He is a successful businessman and it is obvious that his net worth is boosted every year.
Douglas is active in social networking sites. He inspires many people by his personality and work. You can see different wiki and bio sites if you want to know more about him.