New York City Luxury Rental Blog

Flatiron District Mix-Use Tower Nearing Completion

Plans at 7 West 21st Street for the 18-story mixed-use tower is nearing completion. Developers Friedland Properties and architect Morris Adjmi teamed up with Stephen B. Jacobs for the project.

Two Residential Towers to Rise in East Village

13 months after demolition work at two sites in the East Village, foundation is finally set for two new residential buildings. Extell’s towers, one located at 500 East 14th and the other at 524 East and 14th Street, will both rise 7 stories with retail components at ground level.

Newest and Hottest LEED Certified Rentals

View from the Encore

Thanks to the technological advances currently powering the green building rise in Manhattan real estate, the list of benefits of living in a green building grows seemingly every day. Keep up with New York’s rental trend, and go green with these new LEED certified luxury buildings:

Tribeca's Top Luxury Rentals

456 Washington Street

Tribeca blends the upscale nature of the Upper East Side and Upper West Side, with the bohemian feel of Downtown, creating one of Manhattan’s trendiest spots. Stumble upon an inviting corner cafe, quaint park, or one of the area's delectable eateries. For those searching for the perfect Tribeca pad, check out some of our favorite, new rentals to come to the area.

10 Apartment Buildings with the Best Views of Manhattan

New York City is never short on breath-taking views. But what if you could see those views from the windows of your bedroom? We compiled a list (in no particular order!) of apartments with views that are second to none.

New Rental Building with Spectacular Views of Bryant Park

More spectacular views of Bryant Park will be had by future residents who will occupy the soon-to-be rental building at 1050 Avenue of the Americas. The plans for this 24-story building were filed by Skyline Developers in December of 2014, and are finally taking effect, putting $26 million into the project.

113-year-old Building on the Upper West Side Gets Fitted with New Luxury Rentals

An Upper West Side, 113-year old building at 252 West 76th Street, once the Willard Hotel, is planned to be completely transformed into a luxury rental apartment building. Based on current available listings, prices range between $3,896 to $14,163, for a one bedroom to a four bedroom unit.

A Drastic Redesign: Emergence of Downtown Brooklyn and Projects on the Horizon

Brooklyn Skyline, photo by thebrooklyndodger

The Brooklyn skyline is experiencing a revamp, especially in Downtown Brooklyn, with the neighborhood granted permits to build nearly 6,500 new apartments, which are planned to be completed by 2019.

Largest Rental Building in NYC Adds Ultra-Luxe Penthouses

Interior of Sky penthouse by Tim Waltman for Evan Joseph

Sky, at 605 West 42nd Street, is not only the largest rental building in New York City, but also one of the most desirable places to live anywhere in the area for over a year. Now, Moinian Group has teamed with renowned architect, David Rockwell and legendary interior designer, Michael Dawkins to create 83 new ultra luxury apartments to occupy the top five floors of the building.

New Curvy Tower to Come to Murray Hill

Rendering of 225 East 39th Street

A glass curved building is coming to Murray Hill at 225 East 39th Street, by Fisher Brothers, who began construction in March of 2015, and expect to have it complete by spring of 2017.