Category Archives: Celebrity real estate

Jennifer Lawrence condo shopping in TriBeCa

Jennifer Lawrence was spotted condo shopping and reportedly was checking out a condo in Manhattan’s TriBeCa nabe in the 443 Greenwich street condo conversion. The building has an underground garage which makes it paparazzi proof according to LINK.

If she is in that area looking for a condo, one block away and with water views is 70 Vestry which is a ground up condo construction which features a porte-cochere, swimming pool and many of the apartments have water views. This building is designed by Robert A.M. Stern and features the interior design of Daniel Romauldez. Prices start at $7mm.

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70 Vestry lot goes through to Debrosses.

Facade work going on at the Dakota

These pictures just taken show the Dakota undergoing some sort of work. The exterior facade on 2 of 3 sides has scaffolding and a sheath covering it. The North side of the building is free of any scaffolding at least for now. The building known for it’s famous residents including John Lennon and Yoko Ono.

Six apartments in the iconic co-op are available for sale from $1,850,000 for a one bedroom with carrying charges of just under $3,000 to over $16 million for a 3 bedroom with a monthly maintenance of over $11,000.

 

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NY Ranger center buys NYC condo in Tribeca

Derick Brassard has purchased a 6th floor 2bd/2.5ba Tribeca condo for $4.1 million at 1 York street. The amenities at 1 York include a swimming pool,  sun deck,  and fitness center. The apartment has 14-foot ceilings, and views of the Empire State Building. The monthly carrying charges are just under $3k. Currently, there are 4 apartments available for sale in the 32 unit full service building. The prices range from $2.695 million to $18 million for a 4bd/4.5ba 5350 sqft offering.

 

Cristiano Ronaldo buys in Trump Tower 721 Fifth avenue

According to NYPOST, the Real Madrid soccer star has bought a 2509 sqft condo in Trump Tower at 721 Fifth avenue. Speculation is that Ronaldo may be coming to play for the New York City FC or the Red Bulls. He purchased the apartment for $18.5 million from one of Donald Trump’s partners Alessandro Proto.

The Trump Tower was built in 1983 and has 238 units spread over 58 stories.  Currently, the most expensive listing is 3725 sqft and being offered  for $23 mm and the least expensive listing is a 1058 sqft 1bd/1.5 ba apartment for $2.4mm.

Venus and Serena Williams sell NYC apt for $750k profit

The Williams sisters,  champions on the court are adding to their winnings after selling their apartment at 28 W 38 street for a cool $750k profit about 10 years after buying it. They never really got around to furnishing the apartment according to NYDN. The apartment was set up as a 1 bedroom but could have been converted to a 2 or even 3 bedroom apartment is located in the Wheeler building which is a co-op that allows pied-a-terres and pets.

More celebrities headed to Harlem

According to NYPost, Steven Pasquale best known for his role in Rescue Me has purchased a penthouse in Harlem’s 1 year old building Uptown 58 for $1.56 million. The aprtment located at 58 West 129 street just off Lenox avenue has 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths and was on the market for a little over a year. The 7 story building features only 19 units and has a bike storage, package room, a garden and roof deck.

310 W 140 street from Propertyshark 15' wide townhouse with 3 units sold to Alex Trebek for $1.92 million
310 W 140 street from Propertyshark 15′ wide townhouse with 3 units sold to Alex Trebek for $1.92 million

Recently as well Alex Trebek of “Jeopardy” bought a $2 million Harlem brownstone for his sone Matthew, who plans to open a restaurant there. That townhouse located at 310 West 140 street sold for $1.92 million. The townhouse had a 2bd/3ba duplex plus 2 floor through one bedroom apartments for rental income.

 

Jennifer Lawrence spotted checking out Tribeca condo

Jennifer Lawrence, “The Hunger Games” star was spotted checking out the Tribeca condo 443 Greenwich street according to NYDN . The posh condo converted from a factory, has a 71-foot lap pool, fitness center, wine cellar and a 5,000 sqft interior courtyard garden. Apartment availabilities range from $7mm to $51mm for a penthouse with 3600 sqft of outdoor space.

 

Leonardo DiCaprio rents out 66 E 11 street pad for $25k/month

 

 

It is being reported by CurbedNY that Leonardo DiCaprio has rented out his 66 E 11 street in the Delos building which features built in juicing stations,

Rendering showing posture supporting floors. I am standing up straighter just looking at them.
Rendering showing posture supporting floors. I am standing up straighter just looking at them.

vitamin-C infused showers, posture supportive flooring and a kitchen herbarium among the many healthy living amenities. Continue reading Leonardo DiCaprio rents out 66 E 11 street pad for $25k/month

Bruce Willis loves Central Park west

Bruce Willis and his wife Emma Heming Willis have sold their El Dorado apartment and are in contract to buy a larger 6000 sqft apartment at 271 CPW. According to NYDN, the actor wanted a larger space due to now having a second child. From the listing pictures, it appears the duplex apartment is just above the treeline. The asking price was 17mm for Willis new place at 271 CPW while he sold for $13mm at El Dorado. It’s a good day to trade up!

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