“Unattainable” UWS Apartment: Renovated & Expanded Townhouse On West 71st For $15.9 Million

Wrote a few posts last spring about the renovations and rooftop addition to the townhouse at 226 W. 71st (between Broadway & West End). The building was purchased for about $5 million in April 2011 and I had assumed the owner planned to move in when the work was completed, but that’s not the case. [...]

UWS Townhouse Bought For $12.5 Million In 2011 Is Back On The Market For $20 Million In 2012

Homeowners are often warned that renovating their house or apartment doesn’t always equate to a significant increase in sales price. That doesn’t appear to be the case with the brownstone at 41 W. 74th (between Columbus & CPW). Purchased by a “South American industrialist” for $12.5 million in March 2011, the property has been converted [...]

West 74th Street Townhouse Sells For $14 Million; Highest Price Ever For UWS Townhouse Not On CPW

Posted back in February that the UWS was seeing an “unprecedented” rise in townhouses priced over $10 million. You can add one more to that list, as 137 W. 74th (between Amsterdam & Columbus) recently sold for $14.15 million. That’s the highest price ever paid for an Upper West Side townhouse not located on Central [...]

Upper West Side Seeing “Unprecedented” Rise In Townhouses Over $10 Million

The national real estate market may be struggling, but apparently high-end townhouses on the Upper West Side are doing just fine. The neighborhood is seeing an “unprecedented” rise in townhouses with asking prices over $10 million.

UWS “Unattainable” Apartment Of The Week: $12.5 MM Brownstone Steps From Central Park

This week’s “unattainable” apartment is a brownstone located at 12 West 83rd. Newly renovated and located just steps from Central Park on a tree-lined street, it features 5 BR, 4.5 BA, a terrace, private backyard, and massive storage space.

Amazing $16 Million UWS “Unattainable” Apartment Has Public Open House On Sunday

Last month MUW featured an absurdly awesome $16.4 million townhouse at 116  W. 71st as the UWS “Unattainable” Apartment Of The Week. Shortly after the post went up, I received an e-mail from Jason Haber, the CEO of Rubicon Property and the agent for the listing. He wrote that because of the LEED certification process [...]

UWS “Unattainable” Apartment Of The Week

This week’s “Unattainable Apartment” is a six-story, 20-foot wide townhouse located just steps from Riverside Park at 317 W. 77th. Completely gut-renovated, it features six bedrooms, eight bathrooms, two terraces, a balcony, a garden, a finished roof deck, a custom chef’s eat-in-kitchen, multiple wood-burning fireplaces, a 1,000 bottle climate-controlled wine cellar, and a new elevator. [...]

UWS Unattainable Apartment Of The Week: Amazing $16MM Townhouse On West 71st

This week’s unattainable apartment is an absolutely ridiculous townhouse located at 116 West 71st. With 6 bedrooms, 11 bathrooms, 10 wood burning fireplaces, a terrace, 2 balconies, a sauna, 500-bottle wine cellar, and a commercial grade elevator, this 8,200 sq ft townhouse might just be the nicest I’ve ever seen.

Homeless Man Found Squatting In Ann Curry’s Vacant Upper West Side Townhouse

UPDATE: The townhouse is located at 336 W. 71st (between West End & Riverside Boulevard) Apparently Ann Curry bought a brownstone on the Upper West Side in 2003 that she’s never moved into. She started renovating it after the purchase, but due to lawsuits from neighbors, most construction stopped in 2006. While the Today Show [...]

Upper West Side Week In Review: 8/1/11 – 8/7/11

A round-up of some of the most popular posts from the past week: Photo Of The Week: CUTENESS OVERLOAD! You can now sell your UWS parking spot 45th Annual Mostly Mozart Festival opens, runs through 8/27 Central Park officials want people to stop eating… the park Weekly UWS crab boils at Ditch Plains & Mermaid [...]