Even more so than the average Manhattan neighborhood, Midtown East contains multitudes. While Midtown East’s borders are easy enough to identify -- the neighborhood runs west to Fifth Avenue and east to the East River, from 42nd to 57th Streets -- but its contents somewhat less so. Midtown East contains some of Manhattan’s most iconic skyscrapers, the mini-neighborhoods of Turtle Bay, Beekman, Tudor City and the Plaza District and several promising new construction condominiums and pre-war condo conversions. Add it all up and you’ve got Midtown East -- a deceptively diverse neighborhood at the center of everything.
While Midtown East is home to a number of iconic landmarks -- the gloriously designed transit hub that is Grand Central Station; the art deco grandeur of The Chrysler Building and Rockefeller Center; the opulent retail mecca of Bloomingdale's -- it is most distinguished as a residential neighborhood by a surprisingly low-key gentility. Turtle Bay has a lively nightlife scene of its own, but it's striking just how sedate, welcoming and neighborhood-y Midtown East can be, given how central its location is. World class dining and shopping destinations are tucked away on these quiet, tree-lined blocks, as are unpretentious neighborhood pubs and coffeeshops.
Nestled within Midtown East is Sutton Place, one most desirable housing locations in Manhattan. The Flatiron District gives Midtown East a bit of a welcoming artsy field. Midtown East is a study in contrasts, and all the more quintessentially New York for that.
Unsurprisingly, given its central location, Midtown East is a vertical neighborhood. What's more surprising is how varied these mid-rise and high-rise apartment buildings actually are. From the luxurious co-ops of Tudor City to blue-chip pre-war condominium conversions like The Beekman Regent to ultra-contemporary new construction condo listings such as Number 5 and The Alexander, Midtown East offers some top-tier examples of just about every type of apartment for sale in Manhattan. What this diverse array of luxury apartment buildings have in common, of course, are prime Manhattan locations and addresses in Midtown East, at the very center of the city that's at the center of the world.
With classic pre-war style, 142 East 49th Street in Midtown East features location and luxury. With a quiet yet modern interior, 142 East 49th Street is an ideal escape from Manhattan. Located in Midtown, the apartments for sale are all at close and direct access to Manhattan’s most famous landmarks.
This newly constructed Manhattan condominium boasts gold-standard kitchens with Calacatta Gold marble countertops and top-of-the-line appliances. With the Okeanos Club/Spa offering luxurious spa treatments in its lower level, this Midtown East condo will be difficult for New Yorkers to decline.
Located in the lively Turtle Bay area, 212 East 47th Street is a unique converted condominium that offers residents a variety of design packages for their apartments, such as natural wood flooring and white granite counter tops. Amenities include concierge, fitness center, large rooftop deck, several balconies with triple river views, and yoga room.
330 East 57th Street located in Sutton Place, is a lustrous 17-story condominium made up of individual floor apartments that promise privacy and security to residents. With private keyed elevator entry for access to apartments, this building embodies modernism with floor–to-ceiling windows, maple flooring, and remarkable finishes in both the kitchen and bathroom.
Offering recessed cove lighting, a unique exterior from fritted glass and anodized metal, and charcoal-stained maple flooring, Midtown East’s 441 East 57th Street has “unusual” as its middle name. Touchless elevator service, biometric thumbprint readers, and a cyberDoorman epitomize the condo as a cutting-edge oeuvre of real estate.
A Tudor-style pre-war condo, 865 UN Plaza offers an atmosphere of old-fashioned grace with modern edge. The Midtown East condo features a trendily offbeat design with rustic stone, natural granite, and subway tiles. With sweeping East River views, the 16-floor high-rise on 865 First Avenue is the condo of any New Yorker’s dreams.
Located at East 44th Street, Number 5 is the latest masterpiece by the Philip Johnson-Alan Ritchie collaborative design collection. This unique condo contrasts modernity against the surrounding classic Midtown architecture. Full doorman service and free 1-year concierge service make Number 5 desirable for any New York resident.
Midtown’s Olympic Tower boasts luxury at its finest. This high-rise exhibits architectural genius with expansive views, a state-of-the-art gym, and a reputed concierge service catering to all residential needs. The Midtown East high-rise is also just steps away from exciting restaurants and Manhattan nightlife.
Located on the Upper East Side, One Beacon Court prides itself on quality service and convenience, giving residents the best luxury condominiums have to offer. With private shopping service and a top-of-the-line fitness center, One Beacon Court is certainly a lush Manhattan residence.
Park Avenue Place is a luxury condominium designed to be both aesthetically appealing and practical. Beautifully crafted apartments feature top-of-the-line finishes and fixtures, as amenities include wonders such as fitness center and spa, making for hotel-like service.