11 Sutton Place, designed and renovated by architect I.M. Pei, sold for $8.6 million after being listed for $8 million and receiving multiple offers. I.M Pei is known for designing such landmarks as the Louvre Pyramid in Paris, the John F. Kennedy Library in Boston and the Bank Of China Tower in Hong Kong. The 3 story 3,800 sqft townhouse has 4 bedrooms 3 baths and 2 powder rooms. 11 Sutton Place is part of a 14 townhouse enclave that share a private park overlooking the East River. [Mansion Global]
421 new development contracts were signed across New York City in August 2021 an increase of 109% from 2020 and 88% from 2019. There was also a 16% gain in new development contracts from July 2021 as the market momentum continues. The most active projects in Manhattan were: the Lantern House in West Chelsea designed by Thomas Heatherwick; and 130 William in the Financial District designed by David Adjaye. [The Real Deal]
The five floor spire is 9,680 sqft with panoramic views and is currently configured as a raw space with custom design plans by Thierry W. Despont and listed for $79 Million. The developer of Woolworth Tower Residences, Alchemy Properties, has optimized the Pinnacle Penthouse with a 408 sqft observatory terrace, 125 additional windows and an in residence private elevator. Woolworth Tower is located at 2 Park Place in TriBeCa. [NY Post]
A corner 2,697 sqft 3 BR 3.5 Bath on the 27th floor of the Upper East Side new development Beckford Tower sold for $6.6 million. The residence was originally listed by the sponsor for $7.49 million.
Beckford Tower is located at 301 East 80th Street. Amenities include a piano bar and lounge, a party room with a catering kitchen, an Art Deco-inspired pool area, a fitness center with yoga and training studios and a half-court for basketball. The building is designed by Studio Sofield and developed by Icon Realty Management. [NY Post]