Founded in 1870 from a merger of the Village of Astoria and surrounding hamlets, Long Island City later became part of New York City in 1898. Currently making it's mark on New York real estate with new construction along Center Boulevard, Long Island City is home to the greatest concentration of art spaces in any of New York's five boroughs and the famous Silvercup Studios calls the area home. With a growing luxury condo market and a cultural scene that rivals it's more storied neighbors, Long Island City's skyline continues to evolve.
Home to the famous Pepsi-Cola sign that looks back at Manhattan over the East River, Long Island City is sometimes thought of as an extention of Midtown Manhattan with a many residents commuting daily via the 7 train. With new luxury developments such as L Haus, The Foundy at Hunters Point, and The View dotting the landscape, Long Island City is a quickly becoming a force in the New York residential scene with residents drawn to it's eclectic art venues, bars, and restaraunts. One of the most rapidly developing neighborhoods in New York, the Long Island City skyline is a testament to contemporary style and modern living.
Long Island City has rapidly become one of the most exciting neighborhoods to live in NYC, and Corte is a perfect example of why. This modern building consists of sophisticated condos with warm finishes including hardwood floors throughout, floor-to-ceiling windows, sleek open kitchens with marble kitchen islands and Miele appliance packages and in-unit washers and dryers.
Directly across the street from MoMA PS1 you'll find Galerie, a building inspired by the iconic art of NYC. The architects of ODA New York and designers of Paris Forino Interiors have created homes that are both comfortable and gorgeous in the ever-growing, popular area of Long Island City.
The beautiful homes inside feature private terraces for entertaining or unwinding after a long day while taking in beautiful city views, kitchens with Caesarstone countertops and custom details, bathrooms with custom-built lacquer vanities and dual sinks, and many more stylish features.
Liv@ Murray Park North was developed by Century Development Group with a beautiful exterior designed by Raymond Chan Architect P.C. It is located at 11-35 45th Avenue in Long Island City, with easy access to the E, M, and 7 subway lines. Just a few steps away are waterfront parks, restaurants, and entertainment attractions. This 6-story luxury building features 39 apartments.
Arcadia LIC is one of the several exciting new developments that have helped shape the face of the new Long Island City. Located just minutes from Manhattan, Long Island City has always been a convenient area of Queens to call home, but now it's also a coveted one thanks to the scores of new restaurants, stores, and artists spaces that have popped up in recent years.
Welcome to Canvas, an intimate collection of 14 condominiums featuring a stunning multi-story custom mural from artist Jojo Anavim. Located in Long Island City, one of the most exciting and rapidly-changing neighborhoods in Manhattan, Canvas is the perfect embodiment of the bright future of this waterfront area.
The first thing that people notice about L Haus is the distinctive architecture; no other building in the city looks quite like it. Taking a look inside this brand new condominium reveals that L Haus meets and surpasses NYC standards for top-tier luxury living, and the attention to detail here is remarkable.
A newly constructed low-rise condominium in a prime location, The Foundry at Hunters Point is a unique condominium in a unique place. Built by Ekstein Development, this sleek, modern development offers residents over-sized windows and the kind of floorplans reminiscent of Manhattan’s most coveted lofts.
The Powerhouse gets its name from its origins as a power plant built in the early twentieth century. This history is far more than just a side note though. This converted industrial building offers new residents stunning views, large windows, tons of light, and the finest in modern luxury.
Renowned developers TF Cornerstone have built another remarkable condominium, one that fully lives up to its name. With unobstructed, sweeping views of Manhattan, The View is a newly constructed, modern high rise that is one-of-a-kind. And besides the great views, this condominium even has an exclusive park to boot.
The Echelon, located at 13-11 Jackson Avenue in Long Island City, is a 13-story luxury residential building containing 54 units. With views of both the Manhattan skyline and the East River, the spacious apartments here contain a number of remarkable luxury living features, and residents get access to a number of amenities as well.