Extra Large 1 Bedroom w/Den
Located on one of the best blocks in New York City, this elegant over 1100 square foot home is always in demand and rarely available. It is between Fifth and Madison and of course it is a very quick trip to the corner to enjoy Central Park. It features a very large living room, dining room, bedroom and den/office/guest room.
Flooded with light from the East, West, and South, all windows have open views. There is a lovely 12 foot balcony that is perfect for getting some air or arranging plants. The granite kitchen, marble bath, and hardwood oak floors all look brand new. Renovations were done with top quality finishes. There are many details that have not been overlooked, such as crown moldings, custom hardware, mahogany doors, and beautiful ceiling fixtures. There is a den/home office that can easily be converted into another bedroom or guest room. Storage space is exceptional with 2 large walk-ins as well as 4 additional large closets. There is extra storage space that comes with each apartment.
20 East 68th Street is a full-service cond-op with a 24-hour doorman and live-in super. The feeling in this building sets it apart from many others. It is quiet and elegant and it is just a pleasure to live there.
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