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615 2nd St.

Thu, 4 Sep 2008 00:00:00 EST

615 2nd St. Between Eighth Avenue and Prospect Park West $3.495 million Approximate Annual Taxes: $6,900 Broker: Libby Ryan/ Brown Harris Stevens This 20-foot-wide, Park Slope townhouse, built in 1910, contains many features that define the area's limestone homes, including a central staircase and a kitchen (built on a rear extension) on the parlor level. The first floor, in addition to the kitchen, contains a living room, dining room and rear deck with access to a garden below. The second...



Ode to Limestone: 11 E. 82nd St.

Thu, 4 Sep 2008 00:00:00 EST

11 E. 82nd St. Between Fifth and Madison avenues $40 million Approximate Annual Taxes: $95,000 Broker: Roger Erickson/Sotheby's International Realty This six-story, Upper East Side mansion, built in 1895, contains a Neo-classical limestone façade. About 11,500 square feet, the 25-foot-wide home has 14-foot-high ceilings, five marble mantels (the fireplaces are gas), exquisite ornamental moldings, and a wrought iron and brass staircase, among other details. The first floor has a marble and onyx...



39 W. 69th St.

Thu, 4 Sep 2008 00:00:00 EST

39 W. 69th St. Between Central Park West and Columbus Avenue $7.9 million Approximate Annual Taxes: $31,200 Broker: Mike Sieger/ Fenwick Keats Goodstein This five-story, Upper West Side townhouse, built in 1895, has a brick and limestone façade. Comprised of an owner's triplex and four rentals (three are vacant), the the 21-foot-wide, Renaissance Revival home is about 6,800 square feet. The first floor contains a wood-paneled foyer and rear one-bedroom with a garden. The second floor, also the...



Got Built-Ins? 136 E. 80th St.

Thu, 28 Aug 2008 00:00:00 EST

136 E. 80th St. Between Park and Lexington avenues $11.95 million Annual Taxes: $28,822 Broker: Kirk Henckels/Stribling This Upper East Side brick and limestone townhouse contains a library with original chestnut walls and bookshelves; a parlor with a built-in marble wet bar, and a kitchen with a banquette. Like the second bedroom on the top floor, the garden-level family room, which has access to the outdoor space, also contains built-in bookshelves. The living room features bay windows and...



445 E. 19th St.

Thu, 28 Aug 2008 00:00:00 EST

445 E. 19th St. Between Ditmas Avenue and Dorchester Road $2 million Annual Taxes: $4,478 Broker: Mary Kay Gallagher/ Mary Kay Gallagher Real Estate This neo-Tudor, English cottage-style home in the Ditmas Park Historic District has a living room with built-in oak bookshelves; a dining room with built-in, stained glass cabinetry, and an upstairs hallway with an oak window seat. The second-floor office also contains built-in bookshelves (and an oak ceiling). About 3,440 square feet, the...



166 Amity St.

Thu, 28 Aug 2008 00:00:00 EST

166 Amity St. Between Court and Clinton streets $4.995 million Annual Taxes: $6,374 Broker: Phyllis Norton-Towers/Brown Harris Stevens This 25-foot-wide, 1843 Cobble Hill townhouse contains a library with built-in bookshelves along all three walls; a kitchen with bookshelves above the fireplace (one of four wood-burning ones), and an adjacent family room with a window seat (plus storage below). There is built-in shelving in the bedrooms as well. The garden level consists of the kitchen (with...



10 West St., #24D

Thu, 21 Aug 2008 00:00:00 EST

10 West St., #24D Between Battery and First places $1.1 million Common Charges: $692 Monthly Taxes: $827 Broker: Anita Wood/Brown Harris Stevens This Battery Park City condo at the Ritz-Carlton has views of New York Harbor, Battery Park, Governors Island, the Red Hook piers, and the Alexander Hamilton US Custom House. Formerly a one-bedroom, it is now a studio that measures about 807 square feet. The entrance hallway, living room, and sleeping area feature custom-designed, floor-to-ceiling...



Of Waterways and Parkways: One Main St., #5E

Thu, 21 Aug 2008 00:00:00 EST

One Main St., #5E Between Plymouth and Water streets $1.599 million Common Charges: $831 Monthly Taxes: $125 Broker: Karen Heyman/Sotheby's This one-bedroom condo in DUMBO has East River, Empire-Fulton Ferry State Park, bridge, and "waterfall" views from the living/dining room and the master suite. About 1,735 square feet, it has original beamed ceilings that reach 11-feet-high and oak floors in every room. It also contains an office, laundry/utility room, and half bath. The open kitchen has...



231 10th Ave., #PH1

Thu, 21 Aug 2008 00:00:00 EST

231 10th Ave., #PH1 Between 23rd and 24th streets $5.2 million Common Charges: $2,659 Monthly Taxes: $309 Broker: Robert Browne/Corcoran This West Chelsea penthouse has Hudson River views and overlooks the future High Line Park. From the living/dining room, the Statue of Liberty, General Theological Seminary grounds (part of the Chelsea Historic District), and the Frank Gehry-designed IAC Building, among others, are visible. The second bedroom and east-facing terrace overlook the Empire State...



220 Madison Ave., #PHD/E

Thu, 14 Aug 2008 00:00:00 EST

220 Madison Ave., #PHD/E Between 36th and 37th streets $3 million Maintenance: $2,842 Broker: Anna Hetzel/Halstead The wrap-around terrace at this Murray Hill penthouse has open city views and overlooks the Morgan Library & Museum and other landmark buildings. About 660 square feet, the terrace, accessed through the living room and dining room, faces north and east. It also offers a peek of the East River. A combination of two apartments, this corner three-bedroom co-op, about 2,000 square feet...



11 Fifth Ave., #PHN

Thu, 14 Aug 2008 00:00:00 EST

11 Fifth Ave., #PHN Between 8th and 9th streets $10.8 million Maintenance: $6,123 Broker: Maria Pashby/Corcoran This Greenwich Village penthouse features a landscaped, wrap-around terrace with two corner seating areas, one facing west and one facing north. About 1,150 square feet, it offers views of the Hudson River, the Empire State and Chrysler buildings, and a swath of the downtown cityscape. The outdoor space has sliding-door entryways from the living room, master suite, library, and home...



That's a Wrap: 885 Park Ave.

Thu, 14 Aug 2008 00:00:00 EST

885 Park Ave., #PHB Between 78th and 79th streets $11 million Maintenance: $5,986 Broker: Serena Boardman/Sotheby's This newly renovated Upper East Side penthouse contains a planted, irrigated, wrap-around terrace that faces south and east. About 1,520 square feet, it overlooks the Carlyle Hotel, the Hearst Building (in the distance), and the Midtown and East Side skyscapes. The terrace, which has a fountain, contains entrances from the living room, kitchen, and master suite. Formerly a Classic...



180 E. 79th St.

Thu, 7 Aug 2008 00:00:00 EST

180 E. 79th St., #10A Between Lexington and Third avenues. $2.45 million Maintenance: $2,127 Broker Pierrette Hogan/Sotheby's International Realty This newly gut-renovated, five-room Upper East Side simplex, in a 1930 limestone and brick apartment house, features a 16-foot-long gallery that opens into a sunken living/dining room and is bordered by the kitchen on one side and the bedrooms on the other. It also features a closet with a 520-bottle wine cellar. This home has three exposures with...



Show Me the Gallery: 740 Park Ave.

Thu, 7 Aug 2008 00:00:00 EST

740 Park Ave., #4-5D At 71st Street $38 million Maintenance: $10,574 Broker: Julie Gordon/Corcoran This 14-room Upper East Side duplex, in the prominent 1929 Rosario Candela building, contains a marble-floored entrance gallery, accessed through a private elevator landing. About 24-feet-long, it opens into the living room, library, dining room, and long, narrow hallway that leads to the kitchen and first floor staff quarters. Boasting a curved wall, the gallery also has a powder room, two...



15 W. 81st St.

Thu, 7 Aug 2008 00:00:00 EST

15 W. 81st St., #6-7C Between Central Park West and Columbus Avenue. $6.95 million Maintenance: $3,354 Broker: Maria Pashby/Corcoran This seven-room Upper West Side duplex, in a 1929 Emery Roth building, features an 18-foot-long gallery with a powder room and walk-in closet. The area is flanked on one side by the living room and on another by the dining room. Both rooms are separated from the gallery by arched doorways. The downstairs living room and upstairs master suite, which has a separate...



Here Comes the Sun: 9 E. 67th St.

Thu, 31 Jul 2008 00:00:00 EST

9 E. 67th St. between Fifth and Madison avenues $34.9 million Annual Taxes: $74,083 Broker: Leonard Steinberg/Warburg Realty This 25-foot-wide, Upper East Side mansion, about 13,000 square feet, has a sun room in the master suite, which occupies the fourth level. The solarium, measuring about 110 square feet, includes entrances from both the large master bath and nearby dressing area (one of two) — and leads to a roof terrace. Built in 1882, the limestone-clad townhouse with a Beaux Arts facade...



231 E. 35th St.

Thu, 31 Jul 2008 00:00:00 EST

231 E. 35th St. between Second and Third avenues $6.995 million Annual Taxes: $23,365 Broker: Reginald Fairchild/Sotheby's International Realty This 20-foot-wide, four-floor, gut-renovated townhouse in Murray Hill has a glass-enclosed sun room that overlooks the rear garden. About 345 square feet, the third-floor solarium contains a partially bordered glass floor (open to the kitchen below) and an original brick wall. The property's first level includes the master suite (the master bath has a...



231 Bergen St., #1

Thu, 31 Jul 2008 00:00:00 EST

231 Bergen St., #1 Between Bond and Nevins streets $1.195 million Common Charges: $569 Monthly Taxes: $183 Broker: Micha Hendel/ Brown Harris Stevens This six-room Boerum Hill duplex condo, on the first two floors of a gutted townhouse, includes a sun room just off the kitchen and master bedroom. Part patio and part dining area, it is about 180 square feet and has access to the landscaped garden in the rear. The apartment, about 1,980 square feet, has brand new finishes: a kitchen with...



On the Balcony: 10 E. 22nd St.

Thu, 24 Jul 2008 00:00:00 EST

10 E. 22nd St., #3/4 FL Between Broadway and Park Avenue South $5.495 million Common Charges: $2,374 Monthly Taxes: $2,230 Broker: Alexandra Bellak/Prudential Douglas Elliman This Flatiron duplex condo, about 4,100 square feet (including the outdoor spaces), has a 25-foot-long, north-facing balcony on the second level. The outdoor space, one of two in the apartment, has a wrought iron railing, overlooks the Flatiron Building, and has open views to the east and west. The first floor contains the...



45 E. 89th St.

Thu, 24 Jul 2008 00:00:00 EST

45 E. 89th St., #28E At Madison Avenue $4.295 million Maintenance: $3,215 Broker: Charles Glatter/Halstead This Carnegie Hill three-bedroom cond-op, about 1,800 square feet, contains a balcony with extensive city views, including Central Park (notably the reservoir), the Midtown and West Side skylines, and the George Washington Bridge. The layout includes a foyer, living room, dining room, kitchen, master suite, two additional bedrooms (one comes with an en suite bath), and powder room. The...



43 W. 64th St.

Thu, 24 Jul 2008 00:00:00 EST

43 W. 64th St., #6A Between Broadway and Central Park West $6.39 million Common Charges: $4,296 Monthly Taxes: $2,302 Broker: Jacky Teplitzky/Prudential This Upper West Side four-bedroom condo, about 3,667 square feet, features a Juliet balcony with a view of Lincoln Center to the west and a glimpse of Central Park to the east. The layout includes a foyer, gallery, living room/dining area, kitchen, winged master suite (with a double walk-in closet and gas fireplace), three bedrooms with en...



Build Me a Story: 1 W. 72nd St.

Thu, 17 Jul 2008 00:00:00 EST

1 W. 72nd St., #46 Between Central Park West and Columbus Avenue $18.5 million Maintenance: $7,669 Broker: Craig Schiller/Warburg This 10-room home is in the Dakota and has a view of the building's courtyard. About 4,500 square feet, it contains a foyer, parlor, living room (also called the ballroom), library (or fourth bedroom), kitchen (with a family room and pantry), master bedroom, two additional bedrooms, three full baths, and a powder room. Most original details are intact, including the...



795 Fifth Ave.

Thu, 17 Jul 2008 00:00:00 EST

795 Fifth Ave., #1112 At 61st Street $10.5 million Maintenance: $8,000 Broker: Elizabeth Lee Sample/Brown Harris Stevens This 11th floor two-bedroom is in the Hotel Pierre, completed in 1930. About 2,200 square feet, the apartment features views of Central Park and the West Side skyline. Boasting three exposures, it contains a foyer, gallery, living room, dining room, kitchen (with granite countertops and high-end appliances), master suite (with a walk-in closet and dressing area), second...



1 W. 67th St.

Thu, 17 Jul 2008 00:00:00 EST

1 W. 67th St., #313 Between Central Park West and Columbus Avenue $1.935 million Maintenance: $1,930 Broker: Pat Slochower/Prudential Douglas Elliman This two-bedroom duplex, about 1,450 square feet, is part of the Hotel des Artistes and overlooks 67th St. The downstairs contains a living room, dining area, and kitchen and the upstairs features the master bedroom, second bedroom, den, and bath. In between is a staircase (including a balustrade) lined with two "peek-a-boo" windows that look into...



204 Clermont Ave.

Thu, 10 Jul 2008 00:00:00 EST

204 Clermont Ave. At Willoughby Avenue $1.95 million Approximate Annual Taxes: $8,000 Broker: Joan Bassin/Aguayo & Huebener This 19-foot-wide corner brick townhouse plus garage is in the Ft. Greene Historic District. About 3,000 square feet, it contains an owner's duplex on the first two levels and a floor-through rental unit on each of the top two floors. The parlor floor features the duplex's kitchen (with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and pull-out custom wood cabinetry)...



67 Charles St.

Thu, 10 Jul 2008 00:00:00 EST

67 Charles St. Between Bleecker Street and West 4th Street $11.7 million Approximate Annual Taxes: $18,779 Broker: Sara Gelbard/Corcoran This four-story, 20-foot-wide, landmark West Village townhouse, about 4,000 square feet, was built in 1866. The garden floor features the kitchen (plus pantry) and dining room, office, bath, sun room, and access to the bi-level outdoor space that has a patio and elevated garden. The parlor floor contains the foyer, living room, library, terrace, and powder...



Italianate Style: 2 W. 123rd St.

Thu, 10 Jul 2008 00:00:00 EST

2 W. 123rd St. Between Lenox Avenue and Mt. Morris Park West $4.25 million Approximate Annual Taxes: $6,500 Broker: Judy Oston/Halstead This four-level, 20-foot-wide Harlem brownstone is in the Mount Morris Park Historic District. The garden floor features a bedroom, studio, two full baths, and access to a finished outdoor space surrounded by area gardens. The parlor floor has a living room, dining room, kitchen (with yellow quartz countertops, custom wood cabinetry, ceramic floor, and pantry)...



25 Columbus Circle, #61B

Thu, 3 Jul 2008 00:00:00 EST

25 Columbus Circle, #61B At 58th Street $9.65 million Common Charges: $2,905 Monthly Taxes: $3,164 Broker: Caryl Berenato/ Prudential Douglas Elliman This two-bedroom Lincoln Square condo is on the 61st floor of the Time Warner Center and overlooks Central Park to the east and north, the Hudson River, the George Washington Bridge, and the Fifth Avenue skyline. The living and dining room faces north and east. The master suite (with two walk-in closets and a double vanity bath) and study (or...



146 W. 57th St., # 76AB

Thu, 3 Jul 2008 00:00:00 EST

146 W. 57th St., # 76AB Between Sixth and Seventh avenues $15 million Common Charges: $5,148 Monthly Taxes: $5,272 Broker: Tamir Shemesh/ Prudential Douglas Elliman This four-bedroom Midtown condo is on the 76th floor of the Metropolitan Tower and has a perfectly centered, complete view of Central Park from the south. It also overlooks the East Side and West Side skylines, the Triborough and George Washington bridges, the Hudson River, and beyond. The corner living and dining room faces north...



High in the Sky: 845 United Nations Plaza

Thu, 3 Jul 2008 00:00:00 EST

845 United Nations Plaza, #PHB Between 47th and 48th streets $22 million Common Charges: $5,378 Monthly Taxes: $7,784 Broker: Debra Stotts/Trump World Tower This four-bedroom Turtle Bay condo is on the 86th floor of the Trump World Tower. About 5,425 square feet, it has expansive harbor and city views, including the East River bridges, Governors Island, the Hudson River, and close-ups of the Chrysler and Empire State buildings. The living room, library, and dining room face south — and feature...



Brick by Brick: 525 W. 22nd St., #PH6A

Thu, 26 Jun 2008 00:00:00 EST

525 W. 22nd St., #PH6A between Tenth and Eleventh avenues $9.48 million Common Charges: $2,687 Monthly Taxes: $2,417 Broker: Alan Sands/Corcoran This newly renovated West Chelsea penthouse duplex has original brick in almost every room, including the living and dining room, kitchen, master suite, second bedroom, both wet bars (the downstairs bar is in the building's former elevator shaft), and upstairs bathroom (with a skylight and river-stone finishes). About 3,600 square feet, it also...



43 Clarkson St.

Thu, 26 Jun 2008 00:00:00 EST

43 Clarkson St., #3E Between Hudson and Greenwich streets $4.895 million Common Charges: $930 Monthly Taxes: $1,436 Broker: Darren Sukenik/Prudential Douglas Elliman About 2,800 square feet, this West Village three-bedroom condo has exposed brick in the living room, dining room, and all three bedrooms. Featuring 13 windows facing west and north, it also contains a foyer, open kitchen (with granite countertops, including an island), and two baths (with penny-tiled flooring). Other details...



514 Broadway

Thu, 26 Jun 2008 00:00:00 EST

514 Broadway, #2GH Between Spring and Broome streets $4.995 million Maintenance: $3,074 Broker: Jason Walker/Prudential Douglas Elliman This SoHo loft, about 5,500 square feet, has exposed brick walls with original arches in the living and dining room, kitchen, study, and second bedroom (now a guest suite with a separate kitchen). This co-op also features a master suite (with an extra-large bath and a sitting area) and an additional bath. Design details include oak floors, cast iron columns...



Open House: Emery Roth Elegance — 211 Central Park West

Thu, 19 Jun 2008 00:00:00 EST

211 Central Park West, #12GG Between 81st and 82nd streets $3.65 million Maintenance: $2,493 Broker: Maria Pashby/Corcoran This freshly renovated two-bedroom co-op is in the Beresford, a full-service Emery Roth building built in 1929. About 1,400 square feet, this 10-window home has views of Central Park that include the Reservoir and the Fifth Avenue skyline — the Jeff Koons sculptures currently on view at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Roof Garden are visible from...



Open House: 300 Central Park West

Thu, 19 Jun 2008 00:00:00 EST

300 Central Park West, #2E Between 90th and 91st streets $5.5 million Maintenance: $2,920 Broker: David Parke/Prudential Douglas Elliman This seven-room co-op is in the Eldorado, a full-service Emery Roth apartment house completed in 1930. About 2,700 square feet, it has more than 40 feet of Central Park frontage, with the living room, two bedrooms, and a bath (plus dressing room) directly facing the park. This 14-window home also contains a gallery, dining room, kitchen (with granite...



Open House: 12 W. 72nd St.

Thu, 19 Jun 2008 00:00:00 EST

12 W. 72nd St., #14ABC Between Central Park West and Columbus Avenue $4.95 million Maintenance: $4,594 Broker: Nikki Field/Sotheby's International This newly renovated seven-room co-op, a combination of three apartments, is in the Oliver Cromwell, a full-service Emery Roth building completed in 1927. About 2,600 square feet, it contains a foyer with glass-beaded wall coverings; a kitchen with granite countertops, a ceramic floor, and high-end stainless steel appliances; a living and dining...



Library Days: 920 Fifth Ave., #11B at 73rd Street

Thu, 12 Jun 2008 11:07:02 EST

Located in a building designed by J.E.R. Carpenter, this eight-room home has a wood-paneled library with parquet floors, dentil moldings, builtins, a wet bar, and an en-suite bath. About 3,000 square feet, it also contains a private elevator landing, marble gallery, living room (with panel moldings and a wood-burning fireplace), dining room (also with a wood-burning fireplace), kitchen-plus-breakfast-area (with granite countertops, Poggenpohl-designed white cabinetry, top-of-the-line...



Library Days: 910 Park Ave., #10S Between 79th and 80th streets

Thu, 12 Jun 2008 11:12:29 EST

This six-room Upper East Side apartment has a walnut-paneled library with builtins, a wet bar, and hidden storage. About 2,165 square feet, this corner co-op has three exposures and overlooks Park Avenue. The layout includes a private elevator landing, marble and onyx gallery, a living room, dining room, kitchen (with a washer/dryer), master suite (with a white marble bath and two walk-in closets), and second bedroom. This home also features original inlaid herringbone floors, panel moldings...



Library Days: 48 W. 86th St., 3rd Floor, Between Central Park West and Columbus Avenue

Thu, 12 Jun 2008 11:16:07 EST

This Upper West Side co-op is in a Beaux Arts mansion less than a block from Central Park. The mahogany-paneled living room, once the townhouse's library (and later one for a small private girls' school), contains original parquet floors and built-in bookshelves. It also has a wood-burning fireplace with a marble mantel. About 1,600 square feet, the layout includes a foyer, kitchen (with granite countertops, high-end appliances, and a "banquette"- style dining area), gallery-turnedden, master...



Open House: 2 Fowler Lane

Thu, 5 Jun 2008 10:55:21 EST

This Southampton estate sits on about five acres along the ocean and one pond. The four-story residence, about 13,500 square feet, was built in 2004 and features nine bedrooms, 11 baths (plus a powder room), and fitness and media rooms, among others. There are also three fireplaces. The property abuts six acres of land preserved by the Peconic Land Trust, including 1,000 feet of oceanfront and 1,000 feet of pond frontage. The estate also includes a two-story gazebo, sunken tennis court, pool...



Open House: 939 Scuttlehole Road

Thu, 5 Jun 2008 11:29:32 EST

Located in Bridgehampton, this estate, containing a 20,000 squarefoot villa, sits on six acres of land that includes three ponds, an 18-hole, PGA-rated golf course, and a grass tennis court. The primary residence is a two-story, Mediterranean-style home that contains eight bedrooms and 12 baths. There are two three-car garages on the premises and a Pro Shop with a golf club on the second floor. This property also comes with two separate one-bedroom studios, a guest house with three bedrooms and...



Downtown Lofts

Thu, 29 May 2008 00:00:00 EST

47 Mercer St., 2nd Floor Between Broome and Grand streets $7.5 million Common Charges: $1,795 Approximate Monthly Taxes: $1,622 Leonard Steinberg/Prudential Douglas Elliman This three-bedroom, full-floor SoHo loft, located in an 1872 cast iron building with classical elements, contains seven original columns with ornate detailing that span the length of the apartment, including the living and dining areas, kitchen, and master bath. About 4,000 square feet, it has 12 windows that measure almost...



Double or Nothing

Thu, 22 May 2008 00:00:00 EST

105 Norfolk St., #PH Between Rivington and Delancey streets $3.475 million Common Charges: $2,916 Approximate Monthly Taxes: $97 Barrie Mandel/Corcoran This duplex penthouse condo, about 2,495 square feet, is located on the 16th and 17th floors of Bernard Tschumi's Blue building on the Lower East Side. Boasting three exposures, it has cantilevered glass walls with blue pixilated windows that overlook the downtown cityscape, including a close-up of the Williamsburg Bridge, glimpses of the...



Stained-Glass Envy

Thu, 15 May 2008 00:00:00 EST

614 2nd St. Between Eighth Avenue and Prospect Park West $3.9 million Approximate Annual Taxes: $6,000 Patricia Neinast/Corcoran This 1903 Park Slope limestone townhouse contains 13 stained-glass pieces: 10 windows, two doors, and one skylight. The parlor level has striking detail: an entry hall with an oak staircase and oak-framed peer mirror; a front parlor with a mahogany-framed peer mirror, fretwork, gilt gesso and wedding cake moldings, pocket doors, and inlaid parquet floors with...



What's in a Turret?

Thu, 8 May 2008 00:00:00 EST

285 Central Park West, #PHN Between 88th and 89th streets $16.5 million Maintenance: $3,971 Lisa Lippman/Brown Harris Stevens This three-bedroom duplex penthouse at the St. Urban features a bi-level library/office inside the building's northern turret - the lower room with built-ins is for "working" and the upper room with porthole windows is for "thinking." About 4,000 square feet, this co-op offers an intimate view of the Central Park Reservoir and overlooks the Fifth Avenue skyline and...



Take It Outside

Thu, 1 May 2008 00:00:00 EST

121 W. 19th St., #PHC Between Sixth and Seventh avenues $3.35 million Common Charges: $1,528 Monthly Taxes: $914 Brian Meier/Prudential Douglas Elliman A Chelsea duplex, this three-bedroom condo has a private rooftop terrace, which is about 460 square feet and has views of the Empire State and Metropolitan Life buildings. The first level features the living room, kitchen, master suite, and additional bedroom with an en-suite bath. The second level includes a third bedroom (now an office), with...



$500K's the Limit

Thu, 17 Apr 2008 00:00:00 EST

325 Clinton Ave., #12G At Lafayette Avenue $450,000 Maintenance: $670 Chris Benfante/Corcoran This Clinton Hill one-bedroom has expansive city views in every room, including brownstone Brooklyn (which encompasses Fort Greene Park and the Williamsburgh Savings Bank tower), the Manhattan skyline (from Lower Manhattan to Midtown and beyond), the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge (with Staten Island in the distance), and the Kosciuszko Bridge into Queens. About 770 square feet, it contains a living room...



Just Gut It

Thu, 10 Apr 2008 00:00:00 EST

60 Greene St., fourth floor Between Spring and Broome streets $6.25 million Common Charges: $1,835 Approximate Monthly Taxes: $1,219 Leonard Steinberg/Prudential Douglas Elliman This three-bedroom, three-bathroom SoHo loft, about 3,900 square feet, was gut renovated into a textured space that resembles a ship's cabin. The main room has original wood beams and columns, exposed brick, walnut floors, and a wood-burning fireplace. Its "zones" include the living area, elevated sunroom, study (with...



At the Foot of Central Park

Thu, 3 Apr 2008 00:00:00 EST

25 Columbus Circle, #64A Between Eighth and Ninth avenues $15 million Common charges: $4,134 Approximate Monthly Taxes: $3,894 David Kornmeier/Brown Harris Stevens This 64th-floor corner three-bedroom has panoramic views that include Central Park, the Fifth Avenue skyline, the Hudson River, the George Washington, the Triboro, and the arched Hell Gate bridges, and beyond. About 2,630 square feet, it contains a foyer, gallery, living room, kitchen, the master suite (with an office), two...



Light Up the Sky

Thu, 27 Mar 2008 00:00:00 EST

240 Centre St., #6N Between Grand and Broome streets $7 million Maintenance: $4,361 Arlene Groder/Prudential Douglas Elliman This corner cond-op, straddling SoHo and NoLiTa, is in the limestone-faced, steel-framed, Edwardian Baroque-style Police Building, the former police department headquarters that was completed in 1909. It contains six skylights: one each in the kitchen and master suite and four in the 360-degree living room, the iron work is intact in this room, once the radio room of the...