Virtual Tour* available for this luxury one bedroom at the iconic Barbizon/63, a Romanesque-style prewar full service condominium located at 140 East 63rd Street. This spacious and quiet home offers luxurious living with top-of-the-line finishes, gorgeous Bolivian Rosewood flooring, and French encasement double-pane windows with west exposure. The separate galley kitchen has a Miele dishwasher, marble countertops, customized Valcucine cabinetry, large Sub-Zero refrigerator with 2 separate freezers, vented stove, garbage disposal, and stone floor. The added bonus is the Miele washer and dryer within the unit. The bathroom features include Zuma fixtures, marble sink, soaking tub, and radiant heat floor. Sorry NO PETS allowed for this unit. Long-term Corporate Leases are welcomed. Barbizon/63 was built in 1927 and is on the National Registry of Historic Places. Converted as a white glove 5-star luxurious condominium in 2005, offers the following amenities: 24-hour Concierge and Doorman, Residential lounge with piano, dining room with a caterer's kitchen, screening room that sits 20, library, and live-in Resident Manager. The newly renovated Equinox Fitness Center and Spa includes the original Barbizon pool (separate fee for use of gym). Surrounded by many bistros, cafes, coffee shops (including a Starbuck's), drugstores, grocery stores, Bloomingdale's, and the Q, F, 6, and N/R Subway trains, 140 East 63rd Street apt 7F is an ideal location, location, location!
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