Any New Yorker will tell you that no Manhattan neighborhood is quite as synonymous with luxury -- from luxury condominiums to luxury boutiques to the unmistakable elegance of Park Avenue -- as the Upper East Side. The very words "Upper East Side" conjure images of pre-war buildings, tree-lined streets, and understated elegance. There's a reason for that, of course -- it's easy to find all of those on the Upper East Side -- but there's more to life on the Upper East Side than old-school Manhattan luxury. The Upper East Side is alive and in motion, and home to some of the most impressive new construction condo listings in Manhattan.
Park Avenue apartments and Fifth Avenue condominiums are among the most sought-after condominium listings in New York City -- or anywhere else. Those blue-chip addresses are dominated by ultra-high-end pre-war co-ops, although Fifth Avenue condos such as The Stanhope and Park Avenue apartments the modern 949 Park Avenue offer luxurious alternatives to the usual. Picturesque brownstones and apartments can be seen dotted throughout Carnegie Hill. New construction condominiums dominate the quiet, tree-lined streets east of Fifth and Park, with blockbuster new condo listings such as The Brompton, The Lucida, and 300 East 79th offering an elegant modern counterpoint to their pre-war neighbors.
What has always been great about the Upper East Side remains great -- beautiful parks along the East River and apartments with proximity to Central Park; the world-class cultural attractions of Museum Mile; block after block of luxury shopping and some of the finest restaurants in the city. But the Upper East Side of popular imagination is also the Upper East Side you’ll find on, well, the Upper East Side -- a vibrant neighborhood that’s home to a host of great places to live. Residents of Yorkville, on the Upper East Side, are in good company as they are living in the same neighborhood as Gracie Mansion, home to New York's Mayor. It’s more than enough to make any New Yorker want to move to one of New York City's finest residential neighborhoods.
The famous Trump Tower stands out even among the most elite luxury condominiums available in Manhattan. Found at 200 East 69th Street in the Upper East Side, residents are privileged with incredible views from the 55-story high-rise, 24/7 doorman, concierge, and a staggering garden park to provide rest and relaxation.
The Kent is art deco building dedicated to the luxury lifestyle, boasting an industry defining set of amenities along the tree lined streets of the Upper East Side.
Built by famed architect Rosario Candela, this Upper East Side pre-war condominium boasts an imposing and regal design. Offering spacious libraries, parquet floors, and elliptical staircases, 740 Park Avenue is a model of elite taste. If it was fit for Jacqueline Onassis decades ago, it is fit for any Manhattanite today.
Designed by the renowned architect Costas Kondylis, Arcadia captures the essence of all that is high-class and luxury that the Upper East Side is exalted for.
Located in the coveted Carnegie Hill neighborhood of the Upper East Side, the appropriately named Carnegie Park treats its residents to well-appointed homes and an extensive amenity space, not to mention an enviable location just steps away from Central Park.
The Upper East Side has a new LEED-certified condominium by the name of Laurel, boasting 5-star amenities. Two custom-designed resistance pools, a sauna/steam room, and an Infiniti Lap Pool are but a few of its pamperings. Billiards, a football table, and an arcade provide plenty of entertainment options.
Located on a quiet block on the Upper East Side, 1760 Second Avenue is a full-service, pet-friendly building, offering beautifully designed, luxury condominiums with unique and wide views of the neighborhood's skyline.
This lush, newly constructed co-op building located on the Upper East Side boasts a spacious environment that allows its residents a wonderful opportunity to create their dream home. Featuring 24-hour concierge, rooftop terrace, and private dining room, Azara is a strong addition to the Upper East Side.
Opulence and modern simplicity meet to create residences suitable to those who seek true quality in a prime Upper East Side establishment. Window-to-floor ceilings provide optimal natural lighting to complement top-grade wooden and marble finishings. A an elegant roof deck, state-of-the-art fitness center, and complimentary staff-prepared breakfast are but a few of Sixtyfour's benefits.
With a LEED Silver certification on the horizon, the Brompton brings residents an ideal fusion of environmentalism and aesthetic appeal. State-of-the-art appliances and spa-like bathrooms make individual units a luxurious living experience, while 24-hour concierge and doorman services ensure residents’ safety.