Articles on Upper East Side New Construction Condos

New Upper East Side Condominium Tower Passes Zoning Laws, Once Again


Back in May, developer DDG was told to stop construction on one of the tallest towers in the Upper East Side, at 180 East 88th Street due to zoning law issues.

Yorkville New Constructions Continue to Fill Luxury Residential Demand

Rendering of the lobby at 180 East 88th Street with vaulted ceilings

Rendering of the unique lobby at 180 East 88th Street in Yorkville.

As the Second Avenue subway nears completion, developers continue to invest in new construction projects around the Yorkville area. Industry experts are certain that the previously overlooked neighborhood in the Upper East Side will see an injection of renewed interest, especially in the luxury sector. These four new luxury condos in particular provide great opportunities for apartment hunters and prospective homebuyers to enter the Manhattan market.

Manhattan Neighborhoods Keep A Modern Edge with New Constructions

Rendering of a penthouse at 20 East End Avenue.

Rendering of a penthouse at 20 East End Avenue via Curbed.

The market for luxury new construction condos is thriving in NYC, and as a result, Manhattan’s neighborhoods have maintained their distinct styles while keeping a modern edge.

New Construction on the Upper East Side: 4 Modern Classics in Manhattan Luxury

Panoramic views from 252 East 57th Street luxury condos

The Upper East Side is renowned for its pedigree of Manhattanite refinement. To be sure, many of the neighborhood’s new constructions — such as those designed by Robert A.M. Stern — showcase a keen awareness of the area’s high-end history, and their architecture reflects this timeless appeal. Here’s a list of our four favorite, totally new constructions that combine refreshing design with the Upper East Side’s sophistication.