Resorts World Casino New York City has a new record in bets ! $1.13 billion in bets was registered in July 2012 made by a million gamblers in New York and other cities.
New York gambling regulators reported a net revenue of $59.75 millionin July and announced the biggest revenue since its opening in October.
The Resorts World Casino New York City alias is "Racino" as it overlooks the Aqueduct Racetrack. The casino in New York offers 4500 slot machines and 500 electronic table games including roulette, blackjack, baccarat, craps and more.
One gambling analyst explain that the success of the Resorts World Casino New York City is due a monopoly position in New York.
"It’s like owning the only liquor store in town, if you can’t make a lot of money off that, you’re know you’re doing something wrong.", said the analyst Jeff Hooke.
The Aqueduct Racetrack opened last year to attract millions of gamblers not only from New York but also from neighboring states.
Casinos in Atlantic City, Connecticut and Pennsylvania worried the Aqueduct Racetrack can harm their revenue due the large number of gamblers in New York and other states that can now place bets in Aqueduct Racetrack.
Even Aqueduct Racetrack can't offer casino table games, they are thinking the number of gamblers in those states can decrease.
Gamblers are visiting Aqueduct Racetrack because the proximity. It's convenient for gamblers.