Nostalgic for a bygone era... The Wordsworth is the quintessential Greenwich Village Neo-Renaissance building from the turn of the century. This large 1 bedroom enjoys village horizon views over the brownstone rooftops to the south and the west. Escape to your own little oasis with a decorative fireplace and a large bedroom with walk-in cedar closet. Ample storage throughout the apartment and an updated kitchen. The renovated Bathroom is spacious and retains the old world charm of the building. Nestled in the corner of the building is your very own artisanal Gelato store as well as all the other incredible restaurants and stores in the neighborhood. Just a few minute walk to union Square farmers market or wholefoods and easy access to transportation. Very low monthly maintenance! Pets are allowed. Live-in Super. No Pied-A-Terres. Elevator. Laundry room located in the building.
Greenwich Village (also known as West Village) extends from Houston Street to 14 Street west of Fourth Avenue and Lafayette Street. However, Greenwich Village proper is now thought of as being the area west of Sixth Avenue and Greenwich Avenue. The Village has been widely known as a bohemian community of artists and writers since the 1920s, yet is a neighborhood that never stops evolving and reinventing itself. With New York University, Washington Square Park and a busy shopping district at its center, it continues to be a popular and active place to live. Every turn can bring you to a place rich with city history. Due to the lack of high-rises, the residential streets remain beautiful and elegant with many attractive old brick townhouses and pre-war apartments. There are also many classic condo and co-op buildings in the area.
With the recent unprecedented rate cut by the Federal Reserve, banks have been inundated with people looking to take advantage of lower interest rates. Because of the overwhelming demand, we have not yet seen a huge reduction in mortgage rates. While we aren’t there yet, it is likely that we will see a dramatic shift in the upcoming months, which raises the question, “What does a 1 point difference in interest rate do for my bottom line?”Read more