In 2021 the new development projects with the most contract sales volume by list price were Central Park Tower, 200 East 83rd Street, 200 Amsterdam Avenue, Lantern House, and 109 East 79th Street. [The Real Deal]
A 4 BR 4.5 Bath Penthouse triplex with 5,004 sqft. interior space and a 1,000 sqft. private terrace at 443 Greenwich Street sold for $29 million. The residence features a double height living room with seven south facing windows, a marble encased gas fireplace and reclaimed wood beams. The apartment was initially purchased for $20.2 million in 2017. 443 Greenwich Street was built as a book bindery in 1882 and then converted to 53 luxury condominium residences in 2017 by Metro Loft Developers, LLC and Cetra Ruddy Architects. Building amenities include a 70 ft indoor swimming pool, a state of the art fitness center, a children’s playroom, wine storage, a 5,000 sqft. landscaped roof deck, and a central courtyard. [Mansion Global]
Sotheby’s International Realty reports that 2021 was the most active year ever in Manhattan residential real estate. Sales increased 89% from Q4|2020. The average sales price market wide increased 6% year over year.