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From sex to the suburbs: the Chow bros' latest money grab

Pattrick Smellie
Sat, 21 Nov 2020

Pattrick Smellie
Sat, 21 Nov 2020
The way John Chow tells it, getting into the brothel business was just one of those accidents that could happen to anyone.A bit like the 2010 forced demolition of a heritage hotel opposite Auckland’s SkyCity casino where Chow, with brother Michael, planned a mixed brothel, strip club, gym, and office complex.The only reason the façade on the old Palace Hotel started buckling dangerously was due to his concern for the health of the strippers and pole-dancers not having enough headroom to do their thing.With a basement ceiling height...

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