The Carlton House - this is an outstanding triple mint, designer furnished apartment available for sale. This sun-filled two bedroom with ensuite baths and powder room has open eastern exposures and clears the treetops on Madison Avenue. The open kitchen boasts custom lacquered upper cabinets and ebonized ash base cabinets with polished stone countertops. Professional grade appliances include a Miele oven, gas cooktop, refrigerator, dishwasher, wine cooler and a washer/dryer. The stunning powder room is accented with reverse painted glass walls, custom mapa wood vanity, polished marble top and a mosaic floor. The master bedroom offers a sizable walk-in-closet and a double closet across from the master bathroom. The 5-piece master bathroom features a custom mahogany vanity with marble countertop, stone floors, an over-sized spa tub and a separate stall shower. Custom millwork throughout and central air conditioning with individual thermostat control. The apartment is available furnished. Located one block from Central Park, The Carlton House has a beautifully appointed lobby, full-time concierge offering personalized services, fitness center, 65-foot heated indoor swimming pool, steam rooms and residents lounge with billiards table.
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