How is this for a spacious apartment with nice views? The tallest private home in the world just went up for sale in New York City.
Located on Manhattan’s Billionaire’s Row on the south side of Central Park, the penthouse is 1,416 feet in the air. That’s just 38 feet shy of the height of the Empire State Building.
The 17,545-square-foot powerpad includes seven bedrooms, eight bathrooms, and three powder rooms. And in case residents get bored of their living quarters, they also have access to the building’s Central Park Club, which includes approximately 50,000 square feet of hotel-like services and amenities over three floors. Highlights include an 18-foot outdoor pool and cabana deck, a private park, a state-of-the-art gym, a dramatic movie room, and a Grand Ballroom.
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The Most Expensive Apartment In New York City
The penthouse atop Central Park Tower is not only the tallest in New York City, but also the most expensive, with an asking price of $250 million. Ryan Serhantoone of the stars of the Bravo reality TV show Million dollar listing New York and the founder of a luxury real estate company serhantis the lucky broker who offers the apartment.
In an interview with People, he said, “the penthouse embodies true bespoke living and has rightly earned the moniker as New York’s most spectacular jewel.”
With a standard 5 percent commission, Serhant could earn more than $12.5 million from the sale.