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.
Originally a luxury rental, 240 West End Avenue is now a pre-war condo outfitted with modern furnishings and appliances. The Manhattan condo features a 24-hour doorman and private laundry room. Located on Manhattan’s upper West Side, 240 West End Avenue has close access to numerous exciting shopping and dining options.
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.
Avonova is a newly constructed luxury building located in the lush neighborhood of the Upper West Side. Overlooking the Hudson River, this condo features multiple amenities that reflect the area’s ambiance such as 24-hour doorman, concierge, and apartments boasting porcelain glass for a sleek atmosphere.
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.
Established in the 1900s, The Orleans is the second oldest mid-rise on the Upper West Side. Formerly known as the Hotel Orleans, it was renamed in 1993 after major renovation. At present, the 10-story structure with prewar detailing offers grand views of Central Park and the Museum of Natural History.
905 West End Avenue is a pre-war luxury residence, designed by Gaetano Ajello and situated in the heart of the Upper West Side, in a particularly quiet and peaceful location right next to Riverside Park. Apartments all have European-style kitchens and baths, with features such as a Subzero Refrigerator, Miele Dishwasher, and Waterworks fixtures. Building amenities include a roof deck, live-in super, full-time door service, bike room, and a pet-friendly environment. The surrounding neighborhood offers restaurants, arts and entertainment, and easy access to public transportation.
Located on a beautiful, tree-lined Upper West Side street, the Claremont Condominiums offer large studios to 4 bedroom apartments with classic NYC charm. This red-brick building was constructed in 1988 and features a bright lobby, a fitness center, resident garden, laundry room, live-in super and it allows pets. Some of the units even feature their own beautiful private terraces. All of this just a short walk from Central Park.
As a pre-war luxury building on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, 63 West 107th Street is imbued with both elegance and a sense of history. Although the architecture bears a pre-war style, all apartments have been renovated to fit the demands and expectations of modern luxury. With both a comfortable set of apartments as well as an ideal location, 63 West 107th Street offers a high standard of living as well as a highly desirable environment.