Discover the 50 Best Residential Buildings in New York – Part 5 ⇒ Welcome to the last part of CovetED’s choice for the 50 best residential buildings in New York. Through this holiday season, we have amazed you with the incredible houses and amazing amenities that serve the Big Apple residents. The last ten buildings are no exception. Time to book a ticket to NYC?
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Ten23 Apartments is the premier luxury apartment community in Manhattan’s exciting Chelsea neighbourhood. Ten23 features casually sophisticated amenity areas, impressively appointed apartment homes and the Urban Rattle, a stunning piece of art designed by Charlie Hewitt. The High Line, “New York’s Park in the Sky”, defines the neighbourhood and is right outside the community’s doorstep. Ten23’s stylish building design echoes its surroundings. Open floor plans evoke the dynamic energy of Chelsea. Floor-to-ceiling windows embrace life on the High Line and amplify the views of the New York Times building, the Hudson River and the Empire State Building. Enjoy the 24-hour fitness centre, the two rooftop spaces or the BBQ grilling area and discover what makes Ten23 Apartments an irresistible urban living experience in the Chelsea neighbourhood.
The Aldyn is the place where the best of Upper West Side Manhattan meets waterfront, apartment luxury living. Its upscale residences feature premium materials, top-notch craftsmanship and custom detailing throughout the interiors. Many of the Upper West Side apartment homes provide residents with gorgeous unobstructed views of the Hudson River and Riverside Park, some of the best on the UWS. From its chic studio apartments to the grand four-bedroom layouts, residents will delight in the unmatched quality and comfort of its Upper West Side luxury apartment homes. The Aldyn also offers some of the finest amenities amongst Upper West Side apartments, many of which it divides with buildings like The Ashley or One Riverside Park, already mentioned on this list. The club-style way of apartment living offers residents countless amenities right at their doorstep, the cornerstone being the 40,000 square foot La Palestra Athletic Club and Spa. This prestigious facility includes a 75-foot indoor pool, hot tub, 38-foot rock climbing wall, basketball and squash courts, personal training, bowling alley and much more.
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The Kent is a tailored collection of two-to-five bedroom condominium residences complemented by three levels of curated indoor and outdoor services and amenities. The Art Déco inspired design by award-winning architects Beyer Blinder Belle and interior designer Alexandra Champalimaud is crafted with oversized windows and gracious floor plans. The interiors of the homes have been meticulously appointed and offer a degree of customization allowing owners to personalize their residence, including the finest flooring and kitchen finishes. The thoughtful progression of amenities and services begins in the lobby and encompasses three levels of indoor and outdoor experiences for wellness and entertainment. These amenities include, amongst many others, the distinctive two-storey lobby, a luminous 55’ indoor heated swimming pool and Finnish saunas, an incredible private fitness centre, and the Sound Lounge, envisioned by Lenny Kravitz.
The River House, at 435 East 52nd Street, is one of the more luxurious condominium buildings in the Midtown East area. Constructed in 1931, it is an Art Déco building with a modern vibe. With a central location, elegant condos and first-class amenities, River House is a desirable real estate listing in Manhattan. Condos in the River House offer nothing short of what is expected of a luxury condominium in Manhattan. With high ceilings and large rooms, River House provides a unique and spacious living experience in Manhattan, while intricate floor plans make for an almost palatial atmosphere. Oversized windows also give way to phenomenal views of the East River and Midtown. Interiors are as customizable as can be, with classical detailing blending well with either contemporary or pre-war decoration. In addition to luxurious condominiums, River House also offers some of the finest amenities in the Midtown area. Residents can escape the city in the River House’s garden or roof deck. River House also offers an abundance of recreation opportunities such as a health club, pool, and tennis and squash courts. Plus, the building’s central location in Midtown East makes it easy to travel anywhere in Manhattan.
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The View Condominiums
The handsome The View is an 18-storey building at 4630 Center Boulevard, in Long Island City. The 184 condominium apartments building, which is just to the north of the famous Pepsi-Cola sign along the river, was designed by Handel Architects and erected in 2010 by TF Cornerstone. Directly across the East River from the United Nations, this full-service riverfront building has spectacular views of Midtown Manhattan and is adjacent to a riverfront park. The View is part of a six-building riverfront complex that contains a total of almost 2,800 units with a recreation centre for all buildings with a great lawn, two tennis courts, a children’s playroom and a beach volleyball court. This building has a 24-hour fitness centre, 24-hour doorman and concierge, a garage, a live-in superintendent, a roof deck and the EastCoast Club with a billiards room and a spa.
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Urby is redefining what it means to live in the city. Think rentals that have everything one needs, with extras that make life easier. Located on Staten Island’s North Shore waterfront, apartments are available in studio, 1-bed and 2-bed sizes, with oversized windows and hardwood floors, modern kitchen and appliances, keyless building and apartment entry and 24/7 Digital Package System. The community amenities include a heated outdoor pool, an urban garden with a farmer in residence and a communal kitchen with a chef in residence, a 2-floor Technogym, lobby cafe and lounge.
Via 57 West
With inspiring views of the Hudson River, Via 57 West offers premium smoke-free rental residences that balance the excitement of the city and the tranquillity of nature. A visual gateway to Manhattan, the building is part of the 57 West residential superblock, an oasis in one of New York’s most dynamic neighbourhoods. Via 57 West presents a range of studio, one, two, three and four bedroom residences, many with terraces and balconies. The building’s dynamic architecture carries through to the interiors, which organically flow from indoor to outdoor living. Materials and construction have been carefully considered for their resiliency and environmental impact. The condo offers residents exclusive amenities designed to enhance urban lifestyle and nourish mind, body and soul. These include, among many others, a 22,000 s.f. exclusive courtyard, gym, fitness lounge, swimming pool, sun decks, exercise studios, indoor half-basketball court, game room and poker room, golf simulator and putting green and a movie screening room.
On the vibrant Westside of Midtown Manhattan, The Victory features handpicked finishes and Fetner amenities specially designed to suit one’s lifestyle. The residences were designed with Low-E glass thermopane windows, custom-designed kitchen hardware, stainless steel ranges, EnergyStar appliances, KOHLER fixtures, Italian porcelain stone bathrooms and granite countertops, with many of the homes having floor-to-ceiling windows. The community amenities include a business centre, a redesigned lounge with fireplace, kitchen and movie room, a golf driving range and putting green, a 3,200 s.f. Fetner fitness centre with half-court basketball, a 5,700 s.f. furnished sundeck with green lawn and BBQ stations, a 46th Floor Rooftop Deck and a private party room with “Brooklyn” style terrace.
W New York Downtown – The Residences
Part of the luxury hotel W New York Downtown, The Residences span the 23rd floor to 56th floor of a newly constructed unique glass tower, offering wall-to-wall views of New York’s harbour, rivers, bridges, iconic buildings and beyond. The exceptional avant-garde interiors at the residences are designed by the Berlin-based Graft Studio, an award-winning full service architectural and interior design firm. Every unique residence has a touch of exclusivity with the opportunity for individual expression providing elements of living you have come to expect. These select fully furnished turn-key residences are designed with a contemporary high-end blend of custom furniture, antiques and art pieces. This is the first globally-branded luxury hotel and residences of its size and scale in downtown New York and the first W Hotel with a residential component in Manhattan. The glass-clad tower sits on a five-storey, limestone and glass podium that features a subtle grid pattern of white, grey and clear glass panels, adding a highly modern element to this neighbourhood’s ever-changing landscape.
Ritz-Carlton Residences in New York
The global Ritz-Carlton offers four residences in its New York hotels. The Ritz-Carlton Residences, North Hills offer a five-star lifestyle set within one of America’s most legendary enclaves, Long Island’s North Shore. With gracious living spaces, gourmet kitchens and extraordinary bathrooms, The Residences at North Hills are more than just a place to live, they are a way to live. In the Battery Park, the waterfront property offers breathtaking views of New York Harbor, the Statue of Liberty and the city skyline. A landmark of luxury against the broad horizon, this five-star location in downtown New York City features generously proportioned and gracefully appointed Residences as well as a Ritz-Carlton hotel and spa. Former home to the landmark St. Moritz Hotel, 50 Central Park South commands unrivalled views from the very midpoint of this celebrated New York street. The twelve exclusive residences have been designed to endow each principal room with panoramic Central Park views, framed on either side by the mansions of Fifth Avenue and Central Park West. With every floor unique in composition, residence owners have put into place their own personal vision of a classic Manhattan home. Finally, at Westchester, the spacious condominium residences in the soaring, 44-storey glass tower are uniquely yours. Residents can gaze at the shimmering Long Island Sound and Manhattan skyline as well as the pastoral views of Westchester. A selection of exceptional floor plans provides variety, allowing you to discover the view and configuration that best complement your lifestyle.
Long Island North Hills, Battery Park, Central Park and Westchester, respectively
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