In TriBeCa Dramatic Towers and Historic Buildings

TriBeCa 56 Leonard
Historic brick townhouses on Harrison Street and 56 Leonard

TriBeCa is characterized by a strong sense of community and restaurants like Bubby’s, China Blue, the Greek and the Locanda Verde. The Hudson River Park with the Pier 25 volleyball courts and playgrounds border the neighborhood to the West. Cultural Attractions include the TriBeCa Film Festival.

Pier 25 Beach Volleyball Courts
Pier 25 Beach Volleyball Courts

Glass Condominium towers like 111 Murray Street contrast with converted warehouses along cobblestone streets. At 111 Murray Street prices range from about $8,250,000 for a 53rd floor 3,037 sqft 3 bedroom to about $40,000,000 for a 5 bedroom 7,488 sqft penthouse. [NYT]

111 Murray Street
111 Murray Street

In West Chelsea Architecture and Culture

West Chelsea
100 11th Ave by Jean Nouvel, The IAC Building by Frank Gehry, Lantern House by Thomas Heatherwick

West Chelsea is a lively mix of star architecture, townhouses, and art galleries. Located between 14th Street and 30th Street and from 9th Avenue to Hudson River Park. Notable attractions are Chelsea Market, the High Line and the Chelsea Piers Sports and Entertainment Complex. [NYT]

Richard Serra Exhibition
Richard Serra Exhibition At The Gagosian Gallery

Lantern House designed by Thomas Heatherwick is a 22 story condominium located at 515 West 18th Street. Prices range from about $1,950,000 for a 923 sqft 1 bedroom to about $16,975,000 for a 3 bedroom 2,614 sqft penthouse on the 22nd floor. Amenities include health club by Equinox, library, rooftop terrace, 75 ft saline swimming pool, private outdoor gardens, event suite and children’s playroom.

Lantern House
Lantern House And The High Line