Welcome to unit 8C at 303 east 33rd street, a large 1048 square foot loft that seamlessly combines a contemporary design and environmentally conscious modern luxury. The newly developed condo building is conveniently located in the heart of Kips Bay in Manhattan within close proximity to major transportation, fine dining and entertainment.
The smart layout is a convertible two-bedroom featuring your own private balcony with partial water views of the East River. The open chef’s kitchen comes equipped with top of the line Bosch and Liebherr appliances, polished white glass countertops and tons of storage. The open concept living and dining area emphasize the 9.5 ft ceilings and sets the stage for luxurious living. The panoramic floor-to-ceiling windows allows for continuous light throughout the day in the master bedroom which also includes a generous walk-in-closet. The oversized bathroom offers a marble vanity, Bianco Dolomiti marble walls, quartzite tiles and Kohler and Grohe fixtures.
Enter the home through a large entry foyer which includes a step-in closet, perfect for additional storage and a Bosch washer/dryer. The bonus room can be used as a home office, nursery or guest room.
303 East 33rd Street offers its residents an abundance of wonderful amenities, including a 5,000 square foot roof garden with a putting green/bocce court, grilling area, sundeck, and reflecting pool. Additional amenities include a doorman and concierge, a huge lounge with an atrium, outdoor fireplace, media room and event space, a children's playroom, and a fully equipped gym and yoga room. Residents also enjoy direct access to private parking and storage.
As Murray Hill's most prestigious Luxury LEED-certified building, the building is also ideally located and provides easy access to a variety of restaurants and nightlife as well as Fairway Supermarket, Trader Joe's, Target, Loews Kips Bay Theatre, Starbucks, Duane Reade, and more. A Citi Bike hub is on the corner along with the 6 train, 2nd Ave express bus stop in addition to the 34th Street Ferry Landing and walking distance to Grand Central provides convenient access to the rest of the city.
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