5 Quintessential New York City Apartments

15 Central Park West New York City Apartment
15 Central Park West has stunning views of Central Park and the Hudson River. (Elegran)

We couldn’t help but wonder…why would anyone pass up the opportunity to live in one of the greatest cities in the entire world? Bustling sidewalks, world-renowned dining and shopping, the magnificence of Broadway—there’s a reason they call New York City, “the city that never sleeps.” There’s simply too much to do. The city is bursting with culture, from The Metropolitan Museum of Art to Greenwich Village, New York City never ceases to lose its magic with all the wondrous treasures it contains. You’d be hard-pressed to find another place where you can wander into a pizza shop in the middle of the night and get the best slice you’ve ever had for just a few bucks.

There is something for everyone in New York City. Whether you’re looking for a permanent residence, a place to have on the East Coast, or an investment opportunity, we’ve got you covered with these five amazing properties.

A classic kitchen in a stunning NYC apartment

Classic details bring big-city elegance to 15 Central Park West. (Elegran)

1. Central Park Views

Designed by Robert A.M. Stern, 15 Central Park West is the epitome of glamorous New York City living. Upon immediate entry to this residence, one is struck by the 11-foot ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows, offering exquisite views of Central Park. In the primary bedroom suite, there are luxurious walk-in closets with plenty of storage space. The bathroom suite is the pinnacle of elegance, with a heated floor, marble panels, rain shower, soaking tub and steam functionality. 

Apartment 27B has been excellently renovated and boasts stunning hardwood herringbone floors, custom hardware and plaster moldings and a full Creston system. As a resident of 15 Central Park West, you’ll also have access to the incredible amenities that the building offers, including a private dining room with in-home dining services, a massive fitness center, gorgeous library, wine cellar, screening room and sky-lit lap pool.

The property is listed with Thomas Duger of Elegran.

A Park Avenue apartment in New York City

Natural light and an airy dining room await you on Park Ave. (Elegran)

2. A Park Avenue Dream

This three-bedroom, four-bathroom apartment on the famed Park Avenue boasts an incredible 3,000 square feet of living space. Each of the three bedrooms are spacious, making apartment 8BC a rare gem in the city. The main suite offers a huge custom closet featuring pocket doors. The kitchen is as spacious as the rest of the home and is ideal for anyone who enjoys preparing meals with their loved ones. With high-end appliances and a wine refrigerator, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a more luxurious kitchen. 

The large windows throughout the home create beautiful natural light and the sleek, modern bathrooms are incredibly stylish. The home sits in one of the most sought-after locations in New York City, surrounded by fine dining and shopping. 

The apartment is listed with Chris Fry of Elegran.

Spacious apartment in New York City

Space is not an issue in this stunning loft in the center of Flatiron. (Elegran)

3. Flatiron Luxury Loft

This stylish, spacious and bright loft boasts three bedrooms, three bathrooms and over 2,400 square feet of luxurious living space. Located in the heart of the Flatiron District, the open plan of the home is ideal for entertaining friends and family. The stunning natural light is thanks to the corner exposure portrait windows, bathing the home in a bright glow. The kitchen is the gem of the living space, with Sub-Zero and Wolf appliances, meticulous design, a wine fridge, custom cabinets and a gorgeous 11-foot island of imported marble. 

The main bedroom suite boasts a breathtaking custom-designed Italian wardrobe from Milano Smart Living. Make your way through the main bedroom and bask in the spacious walk-in closet and the glamorous en suite marble bathroom with a five-fixture Hansgrohe shower and Duravit double vanity sinks. The smart home features a Creston home system, effortlessly blending functionality and convenience. 

The home is listed with Sonal Patel of Elegran.

The foyer of a beautiful New York City apartment.

Elegant design greets you upon entering the two-bedroom home. (Elegran)

4. Private Park Avenue Abode

Privacy awaits you in this two-bedroom, three-bathroom apartment in the desirable 565 Park Avenue building. The building itself is a prewar co-op with only two apartments on each floor. You’ll have a semi-private elevator to take you to your residence and never have to worry about nosy neighbors. The residence is adorned in elegant design, with stunning herringbone hardwood floors, three beautiful entertaining spaces and features gorgeous molding throughout. 

2W’s kitchen is a home chef’s dream, with stone countertops, custom cabinetry and high-end appliances including a Broan range hood, Sub-Zero refrigerator and wine fridge. The main living room has sweeping 10-foot ceilings and large windows, providing you with lovely views and bright, natural light. The primary bedroom features an impressive four walk-in closets and the primary bathroom suite comes with a gorgeous soaking tub. 

The residence is listed with Aimee Fink of Elegran.

A bright New York City apartment

Plenty of space to cook in this East Village residence. (Elegran)

5. East Village Haven

This bright and fresh convertible two-bedroom home at The Jefferson in the East Village awaits you. The corner unit boasts high ceilings and large windows, allowing sunlight to reach every corner of the home. The chef’s kitchen is gorgeously designed with immaculately crafted features, such as the oak-paneled ceiling and custom oak cabinetry by eggersmann. The kitchen comes equipped with the very best appliances: a Bosch dishwasher, Wolf gas range and Sub-Zero fridge and wine fridge. Accented with stainless steel and spotless white Corian countertops, there is no better place to prepare meals. 

The primary bedroom has it all. There is a luxurious walk-in closet that leads into a stunning en suite bathroom, with gray basaltina tiling and a large soaking tub. A reclaimed wood vanity with a Corian countertop and integrated sink are the ideal accents to find in your en suite bathroom. The Jefferson features desirable amenities to its residents, such as a fireplace lounge with a bar and library and state-of-the-art fitness center. 

The home is co-listed with Seth Podell and Nick Anable of Elegran

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Nina Concepción is a Latina actor, writer, and Upright Citizens Brigade performer in Los Angeles. Her UCB credits include being a member of the house team "Elefante," Harold night, and numerous sketch shows. Nina's horror-comedy short film, "No Thank You," was an official selection of the 2021 Los Angeles Latino Film Festival. She is also the co-writer and star of "Schmotts," an indie award-winning comedy series.

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