Consisting of two separate towers, The Harrison, located at 205 West 76th Street, is one of the Upper West Side’s most talked about new build condominiums. Offering a range of one to five bedroom apartments and larger family residences across its two towers, The Harrison provides some of the most elegant residential options that this much sought after location has to offer. Designed by Robert A. M. Stern Architects, The Harrison is not only a uniquely attractive building, it is also an environmentally responsible one. Its eco-friendly design has been recognized by the award of a highly regarded LEED certificate from the U.S. Green building council. Its green credentials combine with the best in contemporary design to provide large, modern living spaces. Gourmet-style kitchens features bespoke mahogany cabinets, polished granite worktops and attractive grey stone floors. These are complimented by fully integrated appliances, supplied by Miele. Bathrooms feature white marble walls and polished marble floors, complete with luxurious soaking tubs. The Harrison’s 24-hour manned lobby is one of the most impressive of any new building condominium in New York. Its Roman influenced arches and columns lead residents towards an imposing stone fireplace- sure to draw admiring gasps from any visitors. Residents also benefit form on-site parking, a children’s playroom, fully equipped fitness center, large rooftop terrace, landscaped courtyard and full concierge services.
Located opposite Central Park at 160 Central Park South, Essex House is one of the New York’s premier hotels. It is now proud to offer a range of one, two and three bedroom apartments for sale- all with full use of its five-star facilities. Many of Manhattan’s premier condominiums have access to superlative amenities but nothing quite compares to the luxury afforded by living within one of the world’s best hotels. Designed by iconic New York architect, Costas Kondylis, the apartments are every bit as luxurious as the hotel within which they reside. All apartments boast floor-to-ceiling windows with majestic views out across the adjacent Central Park, ornate French doors and superior fittings. In keeping with renovations of pre-war residences, the apartments benefit from a sense of space and elegance which is often missing in new builds. Nothing demonstrates this better than the 9 feet high coffered ceilings- some of the most exquisite in the entire city. Residents benefit from all the services which are on offer to guests at the hotel. These include a fully equipped fitness centre, business facilities, conference room, valet parking, concierge, masseuse and 24-hour doorman. For a real sense of luxury residents also have full use of room service and house keeping.
The Lucida, the Upper East Side’s first LEED-certified condominium, was designed by Cook+Fox and boasts a stunning glass facade that makes every unit in the building delightfully sun-drenched. With only 110 units in the 20-floor high-rise, the building is exceedingly private and the units, which range in size from two to five bedrooms, are wonderfully spacious.
The iconic Manhattan House, designed by leading Modernist architect Gordon Bunshaft, offers a range of luxury apartments which combine contemporary design alongside the buildings original modernist architecture. Located at 200 East 66th Street, in New York’s Upper East Side, residents can choose from studios, one to five-bedroom apartments or a penthouse- all inspired by the style of Grace Kelly and featuring solid white oak floors and a fireplace.
Few new build condominiums have attracted the attention of Nouvel, situated at 100 Eleventh Avenue. Designed by visionary architect Jean Nouvel, it is one of the most striking new developments to appear on the Manhattan skyline in the last two decades. But it has much more to offer than just good looks- providing residents with incomparable living spaces and world beating amenities. The 23-story landmark features over 1,650 different windowpanes, in what is one of the most complex architectural feats ever undertaken. The curved wall of colorless glass panes has been designed to capture the light differently both throughout the day and across the changing seasons, leading to an ever changing blanket of shades and textures. Nouvel’s love of light is carried over into the design of the residences, all of which feature wall-to-ceiling windows and floorings covered with transparent gloss to boost the effects of sunlight. Open plan kitchens are designed to flow into the living areas and utilize steel, glass, terrazzo and custom lighting alongside Viking appliances to create a truly unique space. Bathrooms are no less ambitious, featuring Corian surfaces, Kohler soaking tubs, and bespoke touch-sensitive fixtures by Jado. The amenities on offer are world-class and include a fitness centre complete with Cybex equipment, a 70-foot heated swimming pool, sauna, wet bar, private screening room, relaxation lounge, valet parking and concierge service provided by Luxury Attaché. The building is also home to one of the city’s most captivating gardens. Constructed from a blend of glass, steel and concrete, it features soaring trees and a six-story high hanging garden.
One of the most sought after condominiums in New York, One Beacon Court , is located in the prime Midtown East location of 151 East 58th Street. It offers 105 luxury apartments for sale across the 32nd to 55th floors- all of which boast the best in modern design, luxury appliances and breathtaking views of the New York skyline. Residents also benefit from a full range of amenities including fully equipped gym and concierge services.
Along with 25 Columbus Circle, 80 Columbus Circle is in the top five of all condo buildings in all of Manhattan and is the same address as the exclusive Mandarin Oriental Hotel. Residents at Residences at the Mandarin Oriental essentially live as permanent hotel guests and can avail themselves to a suite of five-star amenities.
The Sheffield is located two blocks from Columbus Square and Central Park at 322 West 57th St at Eighth Avenue on Billionaires Row, just a few steps from the Time Warner Building and the future Nordstrom. This 58-story residential tower boasts great views of Central Park, the Hudson River and New York City. It also has the most exciting amenity space in all of NYC – on the top two floors of the building.
Originally built in the 1970’s, the building was gut renovated in 2006 into a luxury residential tower. Cetra/Ruddy Architects create stunning interiors using a subtle palette, instilling a clean and crisp feeling throughout. Kitchens have Poliform Varrena white glass and taupe cabinetry and Cararra marble counters and backsplash. Baths feature Italian travertine and granite tiling. Throughout the apartments the flooring is blond ash wood. There are many layouts to choose from, from generous studios to four bedroom residences, with some offering over 3,000 square feet of living space.
Arguably the best amenity space in all of New York, the Sky Club at Sheffield is located on the 57th and 58th floors of the building with amazing views all around. Residents have access to its indoor/outdoor saltwater pool on the 58th floor, sunrise lounge overlooking all of Central Park on the 58th floor, sunset lounge on the 57th floor, children’s playroom, outdoor barbecue, sundeck, a yoga and spin studio and fitness center with 180-degree views.
Other amenities include 24-hour Doorman and Concierge, Fresh Direct preferred delivery & temperature controlled storage, private-entry driveway, private bicycle room, and access to onsite parking in the basement (operated by an independent operator).
Trump SoHo is an impressive 46-story silver-glass building located on Spring Street in the heart of fashionable SoHo that has 391 hotel condominium studios, suites, and penthouses with unrivaled views of the city, Hudson River, Statue of Liberty, and Empire State Building.
Adagio 60, a nine-story condo building built in 2007, has 47 apartments and is located on 60th St, between 10th and 11th Avenues, in the Lincoln Square neighborhood. The building boasts an inviting lobby with a fireplace and apartments are very spacious and loft-like.
The Alexander is a new 24-story condo building at 250 E 49th St. and Second Avenue in the UN Plaza area of midtown Manhattan. The building has a striking glass curtain wall cylindrical design that creates interesting apartment spaces throughout.
The Apple Bank at 2112 Broadway and 73rd St. is an iconic Upper West Side building that has been re-imagined from a bank to 29 condo residences in a total renovation of the top eight floors of the 1928 Florentine palazzo styled building. The residences are grand!
Apthorp, built by William Waldof Astor and modeled after Florence’s Pitti Palace, is a landmark building made in the Italian Renaissance Revival style that has recently been renovated and meticulously restored to its original 1908 condition.
Atelier is a 46-story glass tower on W 42nd St., between 11th and the Hudson River that opened in 2007. Upon entering Atelier’s lobby, one is dazzled by the white quartz floors, ceilings and walls. As for its interiors, Atelier has some of the most beautiful finishes seen in NYC.
Avery is a new 30-story tower on Riverside Boulevard at 65th St. that opened in 2010. Avery, developed by Extell, has 274 apartments with many fronting the Hudson River. Avery is a true luxury condo that combines marble, granite, porcelain and glass to create a luxurious and contemporary feel. Kitchen appliances are Sub-Zero and Miele and kitchen and bath fixtures are Toto, Waterworks and Kohler.
This incredibly handsome building, designed by Gaetano Ajello, offers a range of different residency options, all with access to a host of five-star amenities. Located at 219 West 81st Street, it is ideally located for the many shops and restaurants of the Upper West Side. A recent conversion of an imposing pre-war building, apartments within Avonova benefit from 10-foot high ceilings, spacious layouts and period features- all combined with the best in modern appliances and fittings. Kitchens feature custom made lacquer cabinets, Cesar stone countertops and state-of-the-art Viking appliances. Chic bathrooms benefit from marble floors, walnut vanities and spa-style Zuma soaking tubs. Many apartments also have access to their own outdoor terrace or balcony. Residents at Avonova have access to all the amenities which you would expect at a luxury condominium. These include a large fitness center, complete with yoga studio, laundry room, children’s playroom, nursery, business center, storage facilities, 24-hoor doorman and concierge. For those looking for some respite from the stress of city life, residents also have exclusive access to a large rooftop terrace with panoramic views of the Manhattan skyline and a substantial landscaped courtyard.
Designed by the world renowned SLCE Architects, The Azure is a new luxury condominium situated at 333 East 91st Street. Over its 34 floors it offers a range of one to five bedroom apartments, all finished to the highest standards and offering stunning views of the city. Its prime location on the corner of First Avenue means easy access to parks, museums, shops and subways. All apartments feature fitted kitchens with stainless steel Viking appliances, Bosch dishwashers, ceiling-high wooden cabinets and built-in pantries. Designed to provide a sense of light and space, the kitchens open out into the large living areas which feature floor-to-ceiling windows, providing majestic views out across the river. The luxury bathrooms are finished in Italian marble and come complete with a large soaking tub. The Azure has all the amenities which you would expect from one of the New York’s most prestigious condominiums. The two roof-top terraces with panoramic views of the city provide the ideal place to prepare for the day ahead or to relax of an evening. The lounge and private dining room, with adjacent kitchen, are ideal for those looking to entertain. Families are catered for by a fully equipped kids’ playroom and a separate teen lounge, featuring all the latest games and gadgets. The fitness centre features a full range of weight and cardio equipment in addition to a ballet bar. A 24-hour concierge service- including pet walking and sitting services- is also available.
Dating from 1926, The Barbizon, with its intricate pink brickwork and Moorish inspired details, is one of New York’s’ most unique buildings. Now one of the city’s most impressive condominium conversions, its interior has seamlessly combined the buildings heritage with the best in contemporary design. It is hardly surprising that Barbizon 63 is one of the most highly regarded condominiums in New York. Meticulous attention to detail has been taken in the restoration of the Barbizon, ensuring that many of the unique pre-war architectural features have been retained. The crown moldings surrounding the French casement windows and soaring ceilings evoke a sense of old New York class. This continues on into the chef-style kitchens, all which feature Bolivian rosewood flooring, marble countertops and state-of-the-art stainless steel appliances. Marble bathrooms are no less luxurious offering oversized vanities, glass showers and large soaking tubs. Many residences come complete with their own private terrace. The amenities at Barbizon 63 are exactly as you would expect from a building that was once one of the world’s most luxurious hotels. The Club Salon offers residents a fully equipped fitness center, large heated pool, library, dining room and private screening room. The building is also attended by a 24-hour doorman and full concierge services.
The Caledonia, Manhattan’s first luxury condominium tower on the highly anticipated High Line Park, is located at 450 West 17th Street between Ninth and Tenth Avenues. Situated at the nexus of West Chelsea and the Meatpacking District, these condominium residences reveal breathtaking views of the Hudson River and Manhattan skyline.