Prime Fifth For Art Lovers, 1025 Fifth Avenue, Apt 10-FS

No area of the city is immune from the Price Chop tomahawk.  And this week we find ourselves on Fifth Avenue across from the Metropolitan Museum of Art.  If you ever fantasized about living along Museum Mile, this might just be the opportunity.   This very spacious one bedroom at 1025 Fifth Avenue may need some upgrading but the new price, $1,195,000 is pretty tough to beat for a full service Fifth ...

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This Week’s Price Chop – 9 East 97th St, Apt 5D

Live in Carnegie Hill in a charming six-story turn-of-century architectural gem.  This oversized Junior-1 has all the details to make this a special full-time home or pied-a-terre.  Located just a half block from Central Park amidst Museum Mile, 9 East 97th Street offers a touch of the past in an enviable location. Hortense Court, so reads the engraved name above the entrance, is a six-story Italianate apartment building with an elaborate ...

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This Week’s Price Chop – Hotel des Artistes, Apt 401/402

The Hotel des Artistes is one of those New York buildings that synonymously carries a certain level of intrigue along with the mere mention of its name.  Its prime Upper West Side location, just off Central Park at 67th Street, gives it a cache that has attracted the rich, the famous and the eclectic over the years. Paint with the likes of Leroy Neiman and Norman Rockwell, talk politics with Mayor ...

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Apt. 7-D2 at The Eldorado

This Week’s Price Chop – The Eldorado, Apt 7-D2

Swoon over Central Park in this oversized two bedroom apartment at the iconic Eldorado on Central Park West.  This full service co-op, one of the “Great Dames” that adorn CPW, is readily identified for its twin towers that majestically loom over the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir.  The landmarked Eldorado encompasses the entire blockfront between West 90th Street and West 91st Street.  Completed in 1931 and designed by acclaimed architect Emery Roth, ...

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This Week’s Price Chop – 77 Eastern Parkway, Apt 1D

Live across from Prospect Park and the Brooklyn Museum in this small, but charming studio apartment.  Better yet, let one of your children spread their wings in this Parisian-style first floor residence. While a bit small, the apartment has a generous 9.5 ceiling height and two large windows in the living area.  There is a new windowed kitchen with dishwasher. And as an extra bonus, there is a ...

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