Short-seller Jim Chanos Goes Long On Manhattan Triplex

Legendary short-seller and head of hedge fund Kynikos Associates, Jim Chanos, has completed his $20 million purchase of an Upper East Side triplex.

Cityfile: Two months after he went into contract on a triplex at 3 East 75th Street, James Chanos has closed on the property. The 7,800-square-foot estate had been on the market for $24.85 mil. with Paula Del Nunzio. Chanos paid $20.365 mil.

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