Enter the large entry gallery and begin to see how this beautifully laid out classic six estate apartment can be brought back to its original grandeur. The huge, gracious living room with wood-burning fireplace is excellent for entertaining. A spacious formal dining room is perfect for large gatherings of family and friends. The large master bedroom has an ensuite bathroom, as does the comfortable 2nd bedroom. The kitchen, with large pantry, is spacious enough for a true chef and includes a laundry room with washer and dryer. The 3rd bedroom/office and bath are conveniently located. There are numerous closets throughout as well as a storage unit that is conveyed with the apartment. Bring your architect/designer as you envision the home you will enjoy for many years to come.
This sophisticated home is located in Millan House. Constructed by John D. Rockefeller in 1931 and designed by architect Andrew J. Thomas, it consists of two separate buildings connected by a magnificent two-level Italianate interior garden courtyard with grand central fountain. This classic full-service pre-war building, with 24-hour doorman and live-in resident manager, is steps off Park Avenue, located near transportation, shopping, restaurants, and art galleries. Pied-a-terre is permitted. Pets are welcome. Rooms have been virtually staged.
Manhattan’s Upper East Side extends from 59th St. to 96th St., east of Fifth Avenue and is known as one of the most prestigious neighborhoods in the city. The neighborhood consists of stylishly restored old mansions, luxury high rises, stately townhouses, and several of the best co-ops and condos in Manhattan. This district includes access to some of the finest public schools as well as elite private schools like The Dalton School and The Brearley School. Central Park is a quick westward stroll away. Art lovers will find that they can walk to their favorite museums, namely The Metropolitan, The Guggenheim, The Frick, and The Whitney. They can also visit the famous auction houses of Christie’s and Sotheby’s. Posh boutiques and upscale intimate restaurants enhance the area’s elegance.
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