Mob princess Victoria Gotti is staying in her castle — she’s cut a tentative deal with Feds that will allow her to save her Long Island estate from foreclosure.

Gotti had maintained she needed money owed to her by her ex-husband, Carmine Agnello from their divorce to make payments on the Old Westbury mansion.

But Agnello needs cash to pay off a $10 million penalty he was hit with after pleading guilty in 2001 to racketeering. He’d hoped to use money from the sale of up to a dozen properties to make good on the debt. Yesterday Gotti cut a deal to get a portion of the properties.

Last month an appeals court allowed lender JPMorgan Chase to foreclose on the Old Westbury home. Gotti claimed that Agnello secretly took out the mortgage on the mansion by falsely claiming she had given him power of attorney.

Source: NY Post Real Estate News

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Over the course of 20 years in the Boston downtown real estate market, John represented and sold numerous, condominiums, investment and development properties in Greater Boston and in the surrounding suburbs

In addition to representing Boston condo buyers and sellers, John is currently one of the most recognized Boston condo blog writers regarding Boston condominiums and residential real estate markets. John's insights and observations about the Boston condo market have been seen in a wide variety of the most established local & national media outlets including; Banker and Tradesman, Boston Magazine The Boston Globe, The Boston Herald and NewsWeek and Fortune magazine, among others.


For over 24 years, John Ford, of Ford Realty Inc., has been actively involved in the real estate industry. He started his career in commercial real estate with a national firm Spaulding & Slye and quickly realized that he had a passion for residential properties. In 1999, John entered the residential real estate market, and in 2000 John Started his own firm Ford Realty Inc. As a broker, his clients have come to love his fun, vivacious, and friendly attitude. He prides himself on bringing honesty and integrity to the entire home buying and selling process. In addition to helping buyers and sellers, he also works with rental clients. Whether you’re looking to purchase a new Boston condo or rent an apartment, you’ll quickly learn why John has a 97% closing rate.


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