Articles tagged with Upper East Side

Owner of José Cuervo, Juan Beckmann, buys NYC Apartment for $24.9M

Friday, 19 Jul 2019 06:39 PM
And he’s done it again! Mexican billionaire and owner of the world’s most selling Tequila, José Cuervo, has just grabbed a $24.9 million apartment at 1010 Park Avenue, according to The Real Deal. Mr.

News Anchor Katie Couric Snags a $12M Condo

Tuesday, 15 Mar 2016 03:48 PM
151 East 78th Street Katie Couric

ABC/Yahoo news anchor Katie Couric and her husband John Molner have just landed a full-floor residence at 151 East 78th Street for the proud price of nearly $12 million. The four-bedroom plus library (or 5th BR) apartment sits atop the Upper East Side just three blocks from Central Park. The property, built in 2014 and designed by star architect Peter Pennoyer, offers ultra seclusion with its limited 14 units among 16 floors.

P. Diddy’s Old Crib Is Up for Grabs at $30 Million

Friday, 04 Mar 2016 12:38 PM
807 Park Avenue - former p diddy townhouse

Though it’s been a while, 807 Park Avenue served as Sean P. Diddy Combs' “little” Manhattan mansion before he sold it to Aion Partners for $14 million in 2004. Diddy's initial purchase in 1999 for $12M never really suited him as he tossed it back on the market just a year later. Aion has since renovated the building in 2006, but the Landmarks Preservation Commission threw cold water on the more extensive hoped-for changes planned for the building.

Billionaire Sells His Upper East Side Condo

Monday, 09 Dec 2013 05:52 PM
422 East 72nd Street living area and kitchen

Partying billionaire Stewart Rahr has sold his 32nd-floor Upper East Side condo at the Oxford for $3.9 million after the unit was on the market for only a short six months. 

Rahr, whose wealth originates from his family’s Kinray pharmaceuticals company, which he sold in 2010, placed the sprawling 3,368-square-foot apartment on the market with Sotheby’s around the beginning of the summer for $4.3 million.  

Sinatra’s Old Pad Still Won’t Sell

Thursday, 05 Dec 2013 11:41 AM
530 East 72nd Street living area

Frank Sinatra’s former penthouse is still on the market after being listed for over a year—despite dropping the price tag to $5.59 million and throwing in the furniture.

Spike Lee Lists His Storied $32M Manse

Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 06:01 PM
153 East 63rd Street

Filmmaker Spike Lee and his wife Tonya Lewis Lee have listed their rather historical Upper East Side mansion for a jaw-dropping $32 million.

The sprawling modern Spanish Revival-style, two-bedroom, two-bathroom, 8,292-square-foot 153 East 63rd Street townhouse was purchased by the couple in 1998 from artist Jasper Johns. The 32-foot-wide home enjoys a gorgeous courtyard with a fountain that actually divides it in two. 

Billionaire Couple Snags $26M Upper East Side Townhouse

Thursday, 07 Nov 2013 04:59 PM
45 East 74th Street dining room

One of the world’s richest women, Zhang Xin, and her equally rich husband, Pan Shiyi, have already found the perfect residence in New York City for $26 million, after they placed their condo on the market just a few weeks ago, according to curbed.

Fraudster’s Former Pad Still Won’t Sell

Tuesday, 05 Nov 2013 05:14 PM
770 Park Avenue duplex living room

The former home of notorious fraudster Hassan Nemazee is on the market yet again—for an even lower asking price!

Revamped Philip House Lists New Condos

Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 04:39 PM
Philip House condo

Two of the recently completed units at the revamped Philip House in Carnegie Hill have just been listed for $2.55 million and $1.54 million respectively—and the upgrades are quite noticeable.

All Quiet on the Eastern Front

Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 05:28 PM
joan rivers condominium

It’s been a whole week since we heard a peep out of Upper East Side’s queen of mean, Joan Rivers, and her resident rival, Elizabeth Hazan. For the past month these two brash divas have been locked in a public standoff over Hazan’s failure to pay $200,000 in condo fees. For condo board president Rivers, this just isn’t good enough. Her reaction: allegedly putting glue in Hazan’s locks and destroying her cable box. Hazan is now suing Rivers for $15m for the supposed vandalism.