Category Archives: Upperwestside

361 CPW Church conversion moves forward

The condo conversion of the former Church at 96 street and Central Park west on Manhattan’s Upper west side received a zoning exemption from CB7.  Now the developer will go forward to the next series of approvals. Eventually, their plan will include adding more window and possibly a penthouse to the church as well.

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Where on the UWS should we build affordable housing?

Originally, as part of the development in Riverside South, The Collegiate School was supposed to build 55 units of affordable housing on site. Earlier this year, their proposal to contribute $50mm instead of building out the apartments was accepted by the City of New York. Next month, at a Community Board 7 meeting, residents will have a chance to weigh on possible locations. The Collegiate School will be located at 61st and Freedom Place and locals are hoping the affordable housing will be as close to the Riverside South development as possible.

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372 Central Park west The Vaux Condominium

This 19 story Upper west side condo sits at the corner of 97 street and Central Park west and originally featured studios to 2 bedroom apartments. Some combination apartments are even larger. One of the main reasons that buyers choose the Vaux condo is because of the low monthly charges which are approximately $1 per square foot. Additionally, the building features a concierge, live-in-super, on site management, gym, childrens’ playroom, plenty of outdoor seating areas and parking! Parking is on waitlist which is currently about 3 years.

The Vaux condo as seen from Central Park west. Corner apartments are 2bd/2ba with terrace
The Vaux condo as seen from Central Park west. Corner apartments are 2bd/2ba with terrace
Currently there is one studio for sale in the 400 plus unit for sale at just under $700k. A combination unit needing work 11XY which was asking $2.195mm is in contract. It is a combination of a large 1 bedroom and a large studio apt.
Currently there is one studio for sale in the 400 plus unit building for sale at just under $700k. A combination unit needing work (11XY) which was asking $2.195mm is in contract. It is a combination of a large 1 bedroom and a large studio apt.

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344 west 72 street The Chatsworth

The Chatsworth, a Beaux-Arts Restoration project of HFZ Capital will have 136 units ranging from 2-5 bedrooms. It is located at Riverside Drive and 72 street and prices range from $2.875 to over $10mm.

The redesigned Coop has 10 units in the market with 1 in contract. Sales started in February. The building features a resident lounge with a catering kitchen, activity room, bike and additional storage.

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The Chatsworth rendering
The Chatsworth Coop conversion

272 west 107 street The Strauss Park Condominium

As part of our continuing series of taking a look at buildings in Manhattan, today we turn our attention to the Strauss Park, a 22 story, 64 unit condo on the Upper West side at the corner of 107 street and Broadway. It is comprised mainly of 2 and 3 bedroom apartments with a couple of combination units which are even larger. Originally called the Opus condo when it was first built, the building has a unique rounded edge kind of like the bow of ship.

272 West 107 street The Strauss Park Condo-Entrance on 107 street
272 West 107 street The Strauss Park Condo-Entrance on 107 street

 

The building took it’s name from the small park that is in front of it on Broadway. Riverside Park is also nearby as are tons of restaurants and of course the subway which is on 110st and Broadway just 3 blocks away.

Currently there are two 3 bedroom apartments available both with 2.5 bathrooms. 11D is asking $2.195mm and 10D is asking $2.189mm.

 

 

410 Central Park west NY,NY 10025 Building profile

410 Central Park west is a prewar building built in 1929 at the corner of 101 street and CPW. The building itself has a live-in-super, Laundry,Bike room and allows pets and subletting. It is comprised primarily of 1 and 2 bedrooms but there are a couple combination units which are larger. Maintenance is reasonable for the Upper west side. 15B a 2bd/1.5 bath apartment sold about 1.5 years ago and the maintenance was only $1933 according to the listing on Streeteasy.

Plently of windows and exposures in this prewar UWS doorman building.
Plently of windows and exposures in this prewar UWS doorman building.

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400 CPW apt 10C price reduction

The 2 bedroom 2 bathroom condo with low monthly charges and a balcony with Central Park views has had a price adjustment which makes it even more attractive. The price for this 1140 square foot south facing condo is now $1.75million. An open house is planned for Sunday 1-2pm. Follow the link for more pictures and floorplan. Continue reading 400 CPW apt 10C price reduction

Developer gets green light to do condo conversion at 361CPW

The developer has finally received the approval earlier this week by the Landmarks Preservation Committee to go ahead and convert the former church at the corner of 96st and Central Park west to 39 condos. Additional windows will be added to the 96 th street side as well as the north side of the building.

The building was purchased in June of last year for $26mm and has over 33k sqft in total.

Read the full story and see renderings on Curbed NY.

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