There are many wonderful things about living on the Upper West Side -- from the wide array of culinary and cultural mainstays that call the Upper West Side home to Central Park and Riverside Park, to a wealth of elegant condominiums -- but perhaps the most notable is this: no Manhattan neighborhood feels more Manhattan-y than the Upper West Side. This neighborhood is the setting of many famous NYC-based films and it's easy to see why thanks to its beautiful tree-lined streets and gorgeous brownstones. This is a large part of what makes Upper West Side condos some of the most sought-after apartment listings in Manhattan.
Owning an apartment on the Upper West Side means you have access to some of the city's most elite restaurants, from iconic fine-dining establishments to famed bagel shops, diners and other informal food joints; it also means that coveted foodie destinations such as Zabar's, Citarella and Fairway are just a short walk away. The only-in-New-York cultural attractions for which the Upper West Side is famous are everywhere, fromLincoln Center and the American Museum of Natural History, to Symphony Space and the Beacon Theater, and there are also many small shops, bookstores, galleries, bars, and coffee shops that dot the tree-lined streets. Apartments close to Central Park and Riverside Park abound. Lincoln Square, a sub-neighborhood in the Upper West Side, also features a great farmer's market that draws a nice crowd. Superb mass transit options ensure that most Upper West Side condominiums are just a short walk from many subways, which in turn puts the rest of Manhattan within easy reach.
The Upper West Side is also home to some of the most striking and desirable apartments for sale in Manhattan. From pre-war condo conversions like The Apthorp to new construction blockbusters, Upper West Side condo listings offer a wide range of living options and a high standard of quality. Ultra-luxury condominium listings such as The Residences at the Mandarin Oriental give the Upper West Side a high-end feel that few Manhattan neighborhoods can match. Thanks to some of the most notable new construction condo listings in Manhattan and the best of what makes Manhattan Manhattan -- from Central Park views to H&H Bagels -- the Upper West Side is a neighborhood like no other.
Constructed in 1915 on the Upper West Side, the Merrion now effortlessly combines classic architecture with modern flare after being newly reconstructed. A combination of remarkable appliances and exquisite surfaces make the Merrion an enjoyable, family-friendly home to live.
A newly constructed condominium on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, 535 West End Avenue features a variety of luxury apartments for sale. The residents are treated to a full fitness center and luxury courtyard within the building. With spacious layouts and luxury furnishings, 535 West End Avenue combines style and comfort.
At 243 West 60th Street in Lincoln Square, residents will find a mesh between contemporary living, while still maintaining an elegant style. State-of-the-art amenities include a health club, tennis court, business center, indoor pool and lounge area. 243 West 60th Street Lincoln Square offers the highest level of luxury in lively East Village.
Located on 101 West 87th Street, this newly constructed luxury condominium is neighboring Central Park. Each apartment is specially crafted to provide residents with a tranquil environment that is sure to please. A children’s center and fitness center are incorporated to add familial charm.
Built in 1931 and converted into a condominium in 2004, 230 Riverside Drive contains 269 units spread out on 19 floors. High ceilings and arched doorways compliment the classic architecture of this pre-war building. Amenities include a 24-hour doorman located in the art-deco lobby, community recreation facilities, and a fitness center.
With a meticulously restored facade, this pre-war renovation also showcases beautifully updated interiors that reflect this luxury condo's elegant past. Beautifully crafted details, such as mosaic tiling and custom moldings, elevate 270 Riverside Drive to a high tier of Manhattan luxury.
Upper West Side residents have full license to boast thanks to the new condo conversion , the Apple Bank Building. White Kashmir countertops and Indonesia wood flooring are only a sampling of Apple Bank’s exotic finishes. The pre-war condo comes with a strategic location near Riverside and Central Park.
120 West 72nd Street’s The Harsen House is a LEED certified apartment building in Manhattan’s hip Upper West Side. Accessibility is one of The Harsen House’s strongest suits, it being within walking distance from The Hudson River, Central Park and Riverside Park. Also just a few steps away from the subway making transportation a non-issue for residents.
The Mirabeau, at 165 West 91st Street, offers prewar luxury residences in the heart of the Upper West Side neighborhood of Manhattan. The apartments are elegant and well-designed, and residents here also get to choose from a variety of amenities that include a landscaped roof deck, a fitness center, and more.
A block away from Central Park, the Olcott is one of the most desirable luxury condominiums on the Upper West Side. Pre-war and modern designs transform it into a crossroads between time periods, which enhances both its elegance and its top-of-the-line, cutting-edge aesthetic.