new york city real estate: 240 West End Avenue - 01/06/11 05:47 AM

240 West End Avenue is a rare prewar condominium just recently converted from a rental building in 2009.  This elegant mid-sized building was designed by the renowned New York City architect, Rosario Candela in 1925 and has 16 floors and approximately 64 units ranging in size from 1-Bedroom homes to grand-scale full floor residences of 5 Bedrooms, 5 Baths, and just shy of 3500 square feet.  The building facade is brick with ornamental stonework and flourishes on the top portion. The newly restored residences preserve the charm of the original architectural style but have reconfigured some floorplans to suit … (0 comments)

new york city real estate: The Heart of the Upper West Side! 267 West 89th Street~ - 01/05/11 06:25 AM

267 West 89th Street~ is a boutique prewar cooperative located midway between Broadway and West End Avenue on the North side of 89th Street.  Built in 1910 and converted to cooperative in 1983, 267 West 89th Street, is a well-run building with gracious prewar layouts, and apartments ranging in size from One-Bedroom to Three-Bedroom homes with traditional layouts: Edwardian Fives with 1 Bedroom, Formal Dining Room and Maids Room, and Classic Six and Seven Room apartments with 2 and 3 Bedrooms respectively, plus formal dining room and maid's room.  For a more modern lifestyle, purchasers may wish to convert dining … (0 comments)

new york city real estate: 1025 Fifth Avenue - 12/30/10 08:21 AM

1025 Fifth Avenue is one of the most prestigious Fifth Avenue addresses, located between 83rd and 84th Streets, directly across the street from the Metropolitan Museum of Art.  Unlike the prewar buildings on either side, 1025 Fifth Avenue is a postwar building, marked by a long canopy that extends deeply to the actual entrance to the building lobby, which is set-back, creating a gap between 1020 Fifth Avenue, a stately prewar co-op just south of 1025 Fifth, and three former mansions north of 1025 Fifth Avenue.  The actual building is composed of two mid-block buildings on 83rd and 84th Streets that are … (4 comments)

new york city real estate: 60 Gramercy Park North - 12/24/10 04:46 AM

60 Gramercy Park North is truly a building evocative of old New York.  Commissioned by the Rockefeller family, it was designed by famed New York City residential architect, Emory Roth and completed in 1928.  Located between Park Avenue South and Lexington Avenue, 60 Gramercy Park faces the Northwestern part of exclusive Gramercy Park and occupies the full block from Gramercy Park North to East 22nd Street, with entrances on both streets.  This sizable building has approximately 121 units, ranging from studios to four bedroom homes and was converted to cooperative in 1984.  The stunning marble lobby features elegant stained … (0 comments)

new york city real estate: 190 Riverside Drive- - 12/23/10 03:43 AM

190 Riverside Drive is a striking and unique prewar condominium on the North corner of West 91st Street on a quiet stretch of Riverside Drive, just north of the Soldier and Sailor's Memorial at 89th Street. This mid-sized building has 11 stories and apartments that range from One Bedroom up to 5 Bedrooms. Designed in a Neo-Renaissance architectural style with a rusticated limestone base and rhythmic facade of bay windows, 190 Riverside Drive was constructed in 1908 and was purchased in 1996 at which point it was renovated and converted to a pristine, white glove condominium. It was at … (0 comments)

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