In a city known for its soaring buildings and iconic skyline, both long-time residents and those new to the area are enticed by the idea of living in one of Manhattan’s sky high penthouses. With unparalleled views of the city, these top-floor pads represent the best in Manhattan living. Take a look at these three CORE properties, showcasing some of the best penthouse homes currently on the market.
Penthouse 20 is a full-floor, 3-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom residence offering 3,080-square feet of interior space and stairway access to a private 958-square foot rooftop terrace boasting a full kitchen, hot tub, and views of the Flatiron district. The modern design influence features an open flow living room and a neutral palette that can be seen through the use of stained white oak flooring and white-finished fixtures from the Zuchetti-Kos Faraway Collection. The master bathroom is designed with a deep soaking tub, glass-enclosed shower, solid teak wall detailing and honed stone tile floor. Additionally, this residence offers entrance through a key-locked elevator, a Miele washer and dryer and oversized windows throughout. (more…)
It’s a New Yorker’s dream: a home big enough to invite friends and family over without having to worry about overcrowding. However, often times, the only homes big enough to accommodate homeowners, their guests and their lifestyles are highly-sought after, multi-level homes. Despite the competitive and low-inventory market, we’ve compiled our three favorite multi-level homes that New York has to offer.
For New Yorkers who crave the fast pace of the city but value the quietness of suburbia, townhouses offer the best of both worlds. Posh yet private, well-appointed townhouses are a rarity in this low-inventory market. Below are three spectacular private homes that represent some of New York’s best townhouses on the market.
Built at the turn of the last century, this magnificent, 19-foot wide, single-family townhouse is located on the Upper West Side’s handsomest row of brownstones. Abundant original details include pristine millwork and hardwood inlaid floors, which complement the modern amenities of a well-appointed chef’s kitchen and spa-like baths. Offering both a prime location and exquisite craftsmanship, this special home will exceed the expectations of even the most particular brownstone purist.
In today’s low inventory market, it’s a challenge to find a suitable apartment in the City, much less one that exceeds buyers’ wildest expectations. Because of this, homes with luxuries such as wine cellars, breathtaking master closets and private gardens stand out. Below are three spectacular properties that have some of the most exquisite “extras” New York City has to offer.
Renowned across the globe for its unique niche in the real estate market, New York City offers a wide range of options for home buyers and tenants alike. As potential city dwellers continue to pour into the most coveted neighborhoods, the demand for rentals remains at an all-time high – providing the option of experiencing luxurious New York living without the commitment of buying a home. Below are three one-of-a-kind listings that are some of the best rental properties New York City has to offer.
As the weather starts to warm up, many New Yorkers find all they want is to take a cool dip in the comfort of their own pool. However, homes with this luxury can be a rare find in the city. Below are three spectacular properties that allow for homeowners to privately lounge and relax beside the pool.
Located in Saddle River, NJ, this state of the art French manor offers the ultimate in luxury and sophistication on 4.4 acres of beautiful wooded land. Complete with an indoor pool with custom infinity tub, this home offers what most New York City properties cannot – space, serenity, and seclusion. (more…)
As the real estate market continues to feel the squeeze of low inventory, listings in New York City are becoming few and far between. Today’s “Three of a Kind” features 2-bedroom homes under $2 million, highlighting a few CORE gems still available in today’s search for quality properties.
This serene 2-bedroom loft duplex is located in the heart of Chelsea. The home boasts balconies on each level, high ceilings, hard wood floors and ample storage. The two levels are connected by a wide, meticulously designed wood and metal staircase. Equipped with gorgeous wooden and modern finishes throughout, the lower level features an entrance foyer, a beautiful chef’s kitchen, including Poggenpohl kitchen cabinets, a Subzero refrigerator, a Viking gas range and a Miele dishwasher. The second level has the master bedroom with a balcony, a wall of custom built-ins and an interior room with a closet currently used as a guest bedroom. (more…)
Throughout 2012 and the first quarter of 2013, Brooklyn’s real estate market has been booming with sales on new developments, townhouses and brownstones, and practically everything in between. Below are three properties located throughout Brooklyn that can easily explain why the borough’s real estate market has hit new highs.
Located in Greenpoint, this duplex penthouse offers a 3 terraces, one of which spans 1,000-square feet. In addition to its expansive outdoor space, we are drawn to the apartment’s beautiful open layout, architectural staircase and 42-inch fireplace. (more…)
With today being the first day of spring, having this week’s feature of “Three of a Kind” showcasing the Flatiron District seems pretty fitting. Home to Madison Square Park, the renowned Flatiron Building, and a host of outdoor activities and nightlife, Flatiron is one of New York City’s most attractive destinations and the perfect location for taking in the sites on a beautiful spring day. Here’s a snapshot of three properties located in the area:
This inviting, yet modern condo, perfectly situated in Union Square West, features all of the exquisite details that make luxury living in New York City unique. With cast-iron arched windows reminiscent of the famous Tiffany building, you’re sure to get an unparalleled view of the Flatiron District and let in this season’s gorgeous natural sunlight.
We recently featured a collection of 1-bedroom apartments for our “Three of a Kind” round-up so it only seems fair that we give the same attention to our wonderful assortment of 2-bedroom listings all offering incredible natural light and views so you can soak in the spring sun. Below are three that will take you from the Williamsburg waterfront to the heart of Chelsea.
The incredible natural light and city views brighten this sleek and stunning home. Not only do the floor-to-ceiling windows allow you to soak in the skyline, but the sprawling 1000-foot terrace accessed from the main living space truly brings Manhattan into your living room. The interiors are spacious and beautifully finished down to the finest detail.