“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. [...]

“Unattainable” UWS Apartment: 122 Year-Old Townhouse On West 87th For $17.5 Million

WARNING: If you’re single and feeling lonely on this Valentine’s Day, you may just fall in love with this 19th century townhouse at 38 W. 87th (between Columbus & Central Park West). The 6 BR, 6 BA (plus 3 more half-BA) single-family home stretching over nearly 9,000 square feet recently hit the market for $17.5 [...]

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. [...]

$16 Million Unattainable UWS Townhouse Has ATTAINABLE Open House This Sunday

UPDATE 10/14: I just received an e-mail that there’s another public open house at this property on Sunday, 10/16 from 12:00 – 4:00 pm. Last week’s “UWS Unattainable Apartment” post featured a $16.4 million townhouse at 116 West 71st that is all kinds of awesome. I received more than a few e-mails and tweets from [...]

Upper West Side Week In Review: 9/12 – 9/18/11

A round-up of some of the most popular posts from the past week: October Spa Week Reservations Now Available Fiery 3-Car Crash At Amsterdam & 104th Injures Six (With Video & Photo Gallery) Upper West Side Filming Location: Imogene (Great Cast!) Tickets For 3rd Annual NYC Wingfest At UWS Boast Basin Cafe Now On Sale [...]