Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are perplexing to land a giveaway $30 million unit in Manhattan by Airbnb.
After Kardashian family Kylie and Kendall Jenner recently got a gratis villa let in Turks and Caicos, and acted for unconstrained bikini shots to maximize a broadside for a implausible Caribbean crib, a short-term let hulk is now perplexing to negotiate a oppulance penthouse for Kimye in NYC for a few months this fall.
An Airbnb source told us: “The devise would be for Kimye to live there for a few months for free, and Kim will post on amicable media about a apartment, like her sisters did from Turks and Caicos. Airbnb would collect adult a add-on for a rent.”
We’re told West wants to be in Manhattan for New York Fashion Week, and to use a unit as a bottom for his “Saint Pablo” Tour, that kicks off on Aug. 25 in Indianapolis.
While self-described talent West already has an unit on Houston Street, a source tighten to a star told us, “It’s usually a one bedroom, and it is smaller than Kim’s closet in LA. He’s grown out of it, and they need some-more space for a family.”
We’re told staffers for West have noticed overwhelming penthouses, all now for sale, during 10 Sullivan St. in Soho ($29 million), 35 North Moore St. ($29.9 million) and 471 Washington St. ($24.5 million), and a few other magnificent downtown pads.
But the “modern-day Marie Antoinette” and her rapper hubby haven’t had evident success. “Not many of these sellers wish to lease to Kimye, as carrying their names, and Airbnb, trustworthy to such a oppulance skill won’t assistance a sale,” a source said. “It isn’t appealing to high-end buyers. Plus, Airbnb is usually charity a small some-more than $150,000 for a whole stay, when many of these places lease for [more than] $100K a month.”
Kardashian’s repute didn’t get behind to us, and reps for West and Airbnb didn’t comment.
A source tighten to West combined that his manager “Scooter Braun has people looking during places . . . Kanye wants to use New York as a heart for his tour. They have been articulate to Airbnb, and wish to confirm on an unit soon.”