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Dec 14, 2017

New 21-Story Condominium 214 West 72nd Street UWS


214 West 72nd Street, Upper West Side

214 West 72nd Street, via Google Maps

A 21 story mixed use building at 214 West 72nd Street on the Upper West Side is being planned.  New York YIMBY reported plans have been filed. 
The 219-foot tall structure will yield 30,650 square feet, with 29,560 square feet dedicated to residential use, and 1,090 square feet for commercial-retail use, to be situated on the ground floor.
The project will have 20 units, with one per floor. The residences will average 1,478 square feet indicating condominium units. Tenants will have access to bicycle parking and recreation space on the second and third floors.
GreenbergFarrow will be responsible for the design.
Demolition permits have not been filed. Construction is expected to start next Spring and finish in the Spring of 2020.

Aug 10, 2016

New Development 269 West 87th St. The Chamberlain

New luxury residential condo development coming to the Upper West Side

                                         269 West 87th Street | The Chamberlain                                               Rendering by FxFowle Architect

The developers have leased the garage between Broadway and West End Avenue with plans to convert it into a 39 unit luxury apartment building.

Current site 269 West 87th Street

A new 17 story story residential luxury condo is being planned at 269 West 87th Street on the upper west side. The current building is a parking garage.The 115,884-square-foot building, The Chamberlain, will feature apartments ranging from two- to five-bedrooms. Residential units are expected to average 2,574 square feet each, and will include townhouse and penthouse layouts. 

Two duplexes will fill the first two floors, followed by a full-floor unit on the second and three apartments each on the third through 11th floors. The 12th through 14th floors will host two units each, topped by three full-floor penthouses on the final three stories.

Entrance of 269 West 87th Street. Rendering by FxFowle Architects

The structure will also be set back after the 11th floor, creating large private balconies for residents on the 12th, 13th and 14th floors. 

Amenities will include a central garden, a lounge, a library, a fitness center, a playroom, a multi-purpose sports court, storage for 39 bikes, and an underground parking garage. Quadrum Global and Simon Baron Development are the developers, and have a 99-year lease on the site. FXFOWLE Architects is behind the design. Demolition permits were filed for the existing three- and seven-story parking garages. 

Feb 10, 2016

Residential Pools on the Upper West Side


While there are many apartment buildings on the Upper West Side only a select few condos and condops have swimming pools since most upper west side building are pre-war coops. 

Many modern post-war buildings developed since the 1980's have indoor pools. For many buyers a pool is a priority amenity. Today there are more pools in luxury condos and condops than ever before.

I was recently asked what buildings have indoor swimming pools on the Upper West Side. I'm re-posting this popular blog originally published October 3, 2011.  

Built 2011

The Aldyn Residences, Athletic Club and Spa includes 40,000 square feet of amenities overlooking the Hudson River including a 75' Swimming Pool and Hot Tub.

Apartment 2102 is currently for sale asking $16.900,000 (updated 12/15/2012)

Features 13 rooms, 7 bedrooms, 9.5 baths and your own private pool, 15 x 37, plus spa tub on the sun-drenched terrace of 3,800 square feet.

Built 2010

the Rushmore Pool

The Rushmore
LaPalestra Well Center

75' swimming pool

The four Trump Place condominium buildings have health clubs with pools.
120, 200, 220, 240 Riverside Boulebard
Built 200 -2004
Trump Place

The Alexandria - 200 West 72nd Street at Broadway -
Full Service Condo - Health Club, Pool, Hot Tub
Built 1991
The Alexandria -201 West 72nd POOL

The Alexandria -201 West 72nd POOL

The Bromley
225 West 83rd Full service condo built 1988
health club with pool
The Bromley _ Upper West Side
The Bromley Pool

The Boulevard 2373 Broaway
at 2373 Broadway, - Built 1989
The Boulevard is a full service luxury Condop.

Two level Health club with 75' Boulevard Pool

The New West
250 West 90th Street at Broadway - Built 1986
Full Service condo with rooftop pool
Full service condo, 21 floors, 185 apartments, rooftop pool and health club
The New west 250 W 90th at Broadway

New West

535 West End Avenue
at 86th Street
Full Service Luxury Condo Built in 2010
535 West End Avenue

535 West End Avenue POOL

The Columbia
275 West 96th Street at Broadway - Built 1983
Full service condo, 35 floors, 302 apartments, garage, health club pool.
The Columbia - 275 west 96th Street at Broadway POOL
The Columbia - 275 West 96th Street at Broadway

The Ariel (East and West)
Broadway at West 99th Street - Built 2006
The Ariel East and West, Broadway at 99th St.
Ariel Condos East & West POOL

The Ariel West and the Ariel East. Ariel East - Fitness center, pool

courtesy of:
Mitchell Hall, Associate Broker
The Corcoran Group
P (347 921-4255

Jan 21, 2016

New Development | Circa Central Park 285 W 110TH


The building at 285 West 110th Street formerly 2040 Frederick Douglass Boulevard, at Central Park's northwest corner on the border of the Upper West Side and Harlem along Frederick Douglass Circle will be named Circa Central Park.

Circa rises 11 floors. Designed by FXFOWLE and developed by Artimus Construction, this gently curving new construction features floor-to-ceiling windows, promising stunning city and park views 

According to the website 38 luxury residences will be available with one bedrooms starting at $970,00. The building will have 51 units total 20% of the units are expected to be affordable through a lottery.

Many of these luxurious apartments have private outdoor spaces, but a second-floor common terrace, as well as a rooftop terrace are also available. Other notable amenities include a library, parking for 57 cars, bike storage, a common courtyard, and a residents' lounge.

In addition to these amenities, plus the great Central Park location, residents will also enjoy the building’s proximity to Morningside Park, as well as the attractions of both Manhattan's Upper West Side and Harlem, ensuring a wide selection of retail stores and restaurant options.

Dec 29, 2015

New Development l TriBeCa l 12 Warren



12 Warren is a new residential condominium development in Tribeca that reflects the rich architectural tradition of Tribeca commercial loft buildings. The façade is composed of bluestone quarried in the Catskill region of upstate New York that has been artfully composed, arranged and layered by developer, design architect, and builder DDG. This thoughtful craftsmanship results in a building that is modern with classic details. Exposed interior concrete elements, as well as bluestone vanities and finishes in the residences complement the handcrafted stonework throughout the building. Landscaping is integrated into the façade to enhance its connection to natural materials.

This timeless building consists of 13 luxury condominiums including townhouses, half-floor and full-floor three and four bedroom homes and penthouses. The residences that are anticipated to be LEED certified for their environmental sustainability features. The majority of residences offer private direct elevator entry and landscaped terraces featuring views over City Hall Park and Tribeca.

Residences on the upper floors offer views of the Hudson River to the west and the Brooklyn Bridge to the east. All residences feature up to 7’ tall windows from Italy, allowing for abundant natural light and views of Tribeca.

Amenities include a fitness center, 24-hour doorman and concierge service, bicycle and private storage for purchase.

Corcoran Sunshine Marketing Group is handling sales and marketing.
Full-floor Three Bedrooms with outdoor space from $7,200,000
Full-floor Four Bedrooms from $7,300,000
Penthouses from $5,700,000

 Anticipated occupancy is expected in 2016.

Apr 29, 2015

235 West 75th Street | The Astor Condo Conversion


235 West 75th Street | The Astor
The Astor is located at 75th Street and Broadway in the heart of the Upper West Side Landmark District. The Astor was commissioned by William Waldorf Astor in 1901, updated with the addition of a third tower in 1914. The building is 12 stories, with 199 units. 

The Astor is among the Upper West Side's most spectacular Gilded Age buildings. This trio of apartment buildings, first developed by William Waldorf Astor in 1901, is being converted by HFZ Capital Group who commissioned Pembrooke & Ives to re-envision The Astor as luxury condominium residences. 

When completed they will offer a total of 68 residences with one to four bedroom layouts and pricing from $1.5 to $9.4 million.

Prewar details remain, from the decorative cornice that crowns the exterior to the intricate mosaic and marble details that lend the lobby its elegant and welcoming character. 

Images courtesy of
Residents enjoy the convenience of 24-hour concierge service, a state-of-the-art fitness center, a children’s playroom, a bike room, and private storage. The Astor is perfectly situated between Central and Riverside Parks and within walking distance of the Upper West Side’s distinct array of cultural and historic attractions, gourmet food markets, restaurants and transportation. Anticipated closing on these residences start by the end of this year. 

Manhattan new development and conversion listings

Jun 11, 2014

New Development Update | 732 West End Avenue

732 West End Avenue
New Development Update | 732 West End Avenue | UWS
732 West  End Avenue  New Construction Three & four bedroom full floor luxury condos 

732 West End Avenue is the Upper West Side’s and West End Avenue's new condo development address. Each of the fourteen residences are accessed by the building’s privately keyed elevator which opens on a full floor home designed in concert with Baltimore Design Group.

Residents step off the private elevator into a vaulted- ceiling foyer, a few steps on the oak wood floors and the foyer opens into an expansive living room with a gas fireplace and stunning views of the Hudson River. Each kitchen is fully equipped with world class appliances and wine storage.

Plaster crown moldings and deep wood base boards surround each of the three bedrooms and the master bedroom opens onto a private terrace. Washrooms are uniquely designed and fitted with marble, stone, tile, and glass. The duplex garden level apartment and the triplex penthouse level apartment boast a more expansive outdoor environment including stunning river views from the fifteenth floor aerie.

Tree- lined West End Avenue is conveniently located between Broadway and Riverside Drive and all public transportation. While set apart from the hustle and bustle of the New York City streets, the address maintains proximity to New York’s culture, entertainment, restaurants, and shops.

732 West End Avenue
The full floor 3 and 4 bedroom condominium apartments range from $2,625,000 for a 3 bedroom 3 bath 1,777 square foot unit on the 3rd floor to $8,000,000 for a 3,190 square foot 4 bedroom 4.5 bath triplex penthouse with two private terraces and spectacular river views.

Please contact me for more information or to schedule viewing appointments.

Manhattan New Developments

Apr 30, 2014

The Pythian | 135 West 70th Street | Upper West Side

The Pythian is one of the most historic and prestigious condo buildings on New York City's Upper West Side and one of the city's most fabulous buildings.
The Pythian 135 West 70th Street

The Pythian Temple was designed by Thomas W. Lamb, one of the country's foremost designers of movie palaces.

The Pythian is richly decorated in brightly colored, glazed terracotta embellishments depicting figures of antiquity. The Pythian was built in 1927 to serve as a meeting place for the 120 Pythian lodges of New York City.
Pythian Front Entrance
It was converted to a condominium in 1983 and contains 84 residential apartments. 

The conversion and restoration, altered the building's facade by inserting many new windows, but it managed to retain most of its exuberant decorative features.   

Every apartment is different and there are four professional offices on the ground floor.
The Pythian has numerous duplexes with soaring ceilings, hardwood floors and many terraces. Lady Gaga grew up in the Pythian and her 
parents still live in the building.

Apartments have been renovated with gourmet kitchens and luxurious baths. Open city views facing south, and townhouse views facing north. The building has eleven floors with two elevators, bike room, laundry room, playroom, lounge. and commons storage. 

Current available apartments for sale range from a 608 square foot loft asking: $825,000 to a 5 bedroom, 4,150 square foot penthouse asking $14.75 million. 

Please contact me to schedule a viewing of available Pythian condo units.

Feb 9, 2012

515 East 72nd Street - Upper East Side

515 East 72nd Street

515 East 72nd Street offers 40,000 square feet of resident-exclusive amenities including: a half-acre private park, the largest on-premises private park in New York City, a state of the art fitness center, a 56' indoor pool, and all-inclusive classes and programs.

This 41 story full service luxury condominium built in the 1980s and gut renovated a few years ago has 329 residences, most of which include a private balcony or terrace. One to three bedroom homes on a tree-lined, Upper East Side cul-de-sac.

Custom kitchens include walnut and lacquered cabinetry, Corian counter tops and top of the line Miele, Thermador and Leibherr appliances as well as a Bosch washer dryer.

The bathrooms include walls of custom-designed crema d'orcia bamboo-textured and honed Piombo tiles with either a Zuma soaking tub and or glass-enclosed showers with Watermark fixtures.

Current available homes range from a 650 square foot One bedroom with terrace from $650,000 to a 3,326 square foot 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath on the 31st floor asking $5,640,000.

Both sponsor and resales are available for Immediate Occupancy.

Jan 31, 2011

Linden78 - 230 West 78th Street - Upper West Side

Rendering by Handel Architects
Sales are officially underway at Linden78, a full-service luxury condo at 230 West 78th Street, between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue.  Only on the market since late fall, there already has been tremendous interest in this 32-unit property, which is anchored by a quiet, tree-lined street in the heart of the Upper West Side.  Only two residences per floor.

Linden78 offers oversized two, three, four and five bedroom residences. A limited collection of full floor penthouses are also available. Residences boast nine to eleven foot ceilings, huge walk-in closets and wide plank fumed oak floors. Many homes feature one-of-a-kind layouts, abundant windows, expansive entry foyers and fireplaces with granite surrounds and hearths in the penthouse homes.

The 21-story building was designed by the award-winning firm Handel Architects.  The architect’s goal was to unite two bold aesthetic visions. From the street, Linden78 blends seamlessly into the predominantly pre-war neighborhood via classic brick facing and Parisian-style balustrades. Rising from the building’s setback on the 16th floor is a dramatic modern, glass curtain wall. All the interiors are custom designed and feature high-end contemporary finishes.

Each of the homes feature an eat-in, gourmet chef’s kitchen, many with windowed breakfast area; classic Pietro Bianco Luna countertops complement sleek stainless steel appliances by Viking and Miele, and InSinkErator disposals complete the top-of-the-line package. Elegantly appointed master bathrooms feature Lagos Azul limestone floors, Luce di Luna countertops, Mezzanine Mink glass wall tiles, Waterworks sconces, Kohler six-foot Tea-for-Two soaking tub and oversized glass stall shower. The second bath features Bluestone mini-brick stone floors and Carrera marble countertops.

Immediate occupancy is available at Linden78, now complete and offering 2,3,4,5 bedroom and full-floor homes.

Prices start at $1,560,000 with a 421a tax abatement.

Jul 23, 2008

Met Life Clocktower: Designer Condos by Versace

The house of Versace will offer decorating ideas for a Manhattan landmark undergoing renovations and condo conversion.

The Italian design house has been hired to do some interior design work on the Clock Tower in the Flatiron District.

One Madison Avenue, the former Met Life Clocktower building near Madison Square Park, will be converted to residential condominiums in a joint venture between RFR Holding, LLC, Ian Schrager and SL Green Realty Corp.

Erected as the tallest building in the world in 1909, a title it kept for four years when the Woolworth Building at 233 Broadway was completed.

The renovations include 55 condominium apartments, common areas and a spa. Donatella Versace will personally design a luxury club in the building.

Sep 19, 2007

The Manhattan Club -200 West 56th Street


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The manhattan Club

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The Full Time Concierge Staff Is At Your Service, Whenever The Need Arises.

Imagine your own elegant One bedroom Two bath suite right in the heart of New York City just for those times you want to be in Manhattan.

 ! bedroom penthouse suite

An affordable way to own luxury in Manhattan. Own a share in the The Manhattan Club.

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From The Moment You Step Into The Lobby You Will Feel Right At Home. With A Combination Of Elegance, Service and Convenience.


Spacious Luxury Suites, Private Lounge, Fitness Center, Meeting Rooms, Concierge Service, Valet Parking.

Everything For You. In The Center Of Manhattan, Its Easy To Get To Anywhere.

A Great Idea In Manhattan.

Now There Is A Way To Afford A Luxury Suite In New York.

Manhattan Club One Bedroom Suite

Each Suite Typically Features High Ceilings, Large Windows, Plush Fabrics, Elegant Furnishings.

One Bedroom Two Bath Suite.

Includes A Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Microwave, Bose Radio, Computer, Printer, Plazma Tvs, And Multiple Phone Lines.

 Marble bath

The Comfortable Marble Bathrooms Are Complete With Plush Towels, Terry Robes, And An Array Of Fine Toiletries.

Fully Deeded Ownership, 1 week Silver Flexible Staying Plan.


The Manhattan Club Is A Member Of Resort Condominium International, The Largest Vacation Exchange System In The World. This Will Give You The Opportunity To Trade Your Week For Any One Of Approximately 3,500 Locations In 85 Countries Worldwide.

Contact me to Buy Your Share of Manhattan.

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