Embrace your future in this spacious, beautifully renovated 2 bedroom, 2 bath home. Enter through a formal entry foyer into a large open living room and dining area, complete with beautiful Empire State Building views and gorgeous afternoon light. An exceptional space with the feel of a real home. Enjoy the newly renovated open kitchen with Caesar Stone quartz countertops, stainless steel 36" wide fridge, dishwasher, wine cooler and gorgeous custom cabinetry. The breakfast bar has a waterfall counter for that contemporary look. There is plenty of storage space & ample closets. Both bedrooms face East with lots of natural sunlight and open city views. The master bedroom is exceptionally large, and comes complete with a large en-suite limestone tile bathroom with a stall shower. There is also a huge walk in closet, outfitted with customized shelving. The second bedroom is also sizeable with a beautifully equipped closet. The second bathroom is also well appointed with limestone tiles as well.There is stunning 5" wide oak flooring throughout. The closets are all outfitted with custom cabinetry. There is new tasteful crown molding throughout.
Located in Gramercy North, The Peter James, a 24 hour doorman building with accommodating staff, has a lovely, newly renovated, planted roof deck with panoramic views including the Empire State Building, Chrysler Building and the East River. Complete with newly updated lobby, updated hallways, resident super, laundry on alternating floors, package room, garage and bike storage. Pets are welcome! Steps from Madison Square Park, Gramercy Park, #6 train, many neighborhood amenities and great restaurants.
Kips Bay, once described by the NY Times as a “resolutely urban hybrid,” is a combination of modern high-rises, older condo buildings and brownstone-lined side streets, situated among a multitude of shops, bars and restaurants. Despite the bustling bar scene on Third Avenue, Kips Bay, bordered on the north by Murray Hill and on the south by Gramercy Park, has a reputation for being low-key and unpretentious. Kips Bay residents appreciate the area’s relatively economical rents, low crime rate and easy commute to other neighborhoods, and ease of access to the FDR, NYU institutions and hospitals on its eastern border.
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