The art of living in a luxury residence in central New York City

Ever wondered how it would be to live in a luxury residence in the heart of New York City? Of course the apartment would be grand but what about the amenities, how would they be? And what about the art?

We are taking you to One Hundred East Fifty Third Street in New York City. This is not just an ordinary high-rise, this one is state of the art with luxury apartments and luxury lofts priced from mid 2 Million to 65 Million hence the amenities (and the residences) must be awesome to say the least.

The luxury residences

First we show you some images of the amazing luxury residences you will find here and as you can see they are spacious and have a smart layout as you may expect in this price range.

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Luxury kitchen in which high quality materials and products are used.


An amazing spacious living room, here with polished high quality concrete floors.


A sea of light in this living room coming from floor-to-ceiling glass walls giving it a spacious. light and airy feel.


The luxury amenities

The amenities, divided over 2 floors, are awesome, as you can see here. The 60-foot swimming pool is the centerpiece. Smokey black granite and a lush bamboo garden catch the eye and give a comfy luxury feeling. Also you will find other state-of-the-art wellness facilities like a cardio room, pilates/ballet room, a weight room, yoga room, sauna and a steam room together with spa treatment rooms and his-and-hers changing rooms. Also William T. Georgis designed a library for the residents with custom furnishings and a highly curated collection of titles for those interested in literature and non-fiction.

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The luxury amenities are divided over 2 floors.


The amazing 60 feet long swimming pool, large enough for working on your condition.

The relax nook in the pool area.

The gym room has everything you need for building a perfect body.


Time to relax after an extensive workout or just for some quality time in the sauna.

The awesome library designed by The awesome designed library by William T. Georgis

The arts

Nowadays it seems that luxury developments are being used as art galleries and yes you will find art pieces here too and we give you some views.

Contemporary sculptures and fascinating paintings are abundant.


Of course relaxing areas have wonderful art too as you can see here.


Art in the lounge areas are plentiful and beautiful


Ton Peelen

Inside a Luxury Model Residence at 555TEN

We have a lot of new images of the recently completed luxury model residence at Extell’s luxury rental building, 555TEN for you to view.

This three bedroom – three bathroom apartment’s interior has been designed by Jonathan to a glamorous heaven high in the sky stating: “The apartment is on a high floor—it’s like being in the clouds. I wanted the apartment to be serene and calm; the perfect retreat from the endless energy of New York City. The cool color palette and squishy furniture are comfortable, and the layered accessories—which add just the right dash of eccentricity—make this a glamorous cloud in the sky for a young, urban family.”

This luxury rental was designed to reflect sophistication, cheerfulness, warmth and welcomeness through a combination of sleek and modern luxury pieces with cheerful accents and colorful pieces like Barcelona lamps, colorful art, textured tile cub boards, patterns and plush textures.

Jonathan kept the furniture low in the dining area with a white chair and white table to keep uninterrupted sweeping views on New York’s Skyline.

Opposite from the residence’s living and bedrooms, the dining area with white chair and a white table places emphasis on the towering windows with sweeping views. Furniture is low and sleek to ensure the view for residents is uninterrupted.

555TEN is a 56-story, 650 feet high luxury rental building overlooking the Hudson River and Manhattan skyline located in Hell’s Kitchen offering a unparalleled level of luxury services in the rental market.

Available are lofts and one to three bedroom luxury apartments. Also, and very important for a luxury rental building like 555TEN are the amenities and you can expect an outstanding fitness center, an impressive saltwater lap pool, a private bowling alley, an arcade, a children’s playroom, a rooftop bar and lounge and also a sundeck with private cabanas, chaise lounges and swimming pool.


By Ton Peelen

Brazilian Design in a Luxury New York City Townhouse

Brazilian Design in a Luxury New York City Townhouse

Featuring Brazilian Design including Sergio Rodrigues, Oscar Niemeyer, Claudia Moreira Salles, Giuseppe Scapinelli, Carlos Motta and Jorge Zalszupin in a not-your-average-luxury-condominium building, this three-floor, three-bedroom and 4.5-bath luxury townhouse really stands out from the crowd.

Brazilian Design

The interior of this amazing luxury townhouse has been decorated with the best Brazilian Design has to offer. Curated by renowned Brazilian design gallery ESPASSO in collaboration with established interior design firm In Plus Inc the results are more than stunning.

ESPASSO’s Carlos Junqueira and InPlus Inc’s Cristiana Mascarenhas decorated the residence with warmth and a subtle flair.

Vintage armchairs by Jorge Zalszupin, a limited edition Carlos Motta Koguma floor lamp, Cubos Libres coffee table by Claudia Moreira Salles and vintage Esfera armchair by Ricardo Fasanello decorate the home’s Great Room and introduce a variety of textures and materials. A limited-edition Mole Armchair and Ottoman by Sergio Rodrigues in the adjacent office space ensures one will never leave his / her work. The home’s arresting sculptural spiral staircase, partly finished in architectural concrete, provides an organic divide between these spaces and the expansive kitchen and dining area, as it winds its way through double-height ceilings.

Throughout the remainder of the home, one-of-a-kind Sergio Rodrigues tables and benches can be found, as well as furniture by Giuseppe Scapinelli, including lust-worthy dining chairs; an ON desk by Oscar Niemeyer; and an array of vintage items by Liceu de Artes e Ofícios, Joaquim Tenreiro and others. Artwork has been provided by the esteemed Luciana Brito Galeria, and even the multiple private outdoor spaces have been adorned with wish-list furnishings.

12 Warren Street, New York City

Townhouse North is located in DDG’s luxury Tribeca condominium 12 Warren, close to the financial center in NYC.
This exclusive luxury home can be found for sale for $6.9M

Luxury residence inside look in 70 Charlton, West Soho, NYC

We would like to give you an inside look in a 2,300 sqft luxury residence in the 70 Charlton building in West Soho, New York City, an area which has evolved from industrial to a vibrant residential neighborhood abundant with restaurants, clubs and shops.

Entrance at 70 Charlton

The Luxury Residence

This luxury residence has 4 bedrooms and 4,5 bathrooms and it opens to a luxurious entry foyer leading to a north facing living/diningroom. Here you have tremendous views of the Empire State Building and the Hudson River.

Gourmet Kitchen

We always say “No luxury living without a gourmet kitchen” and this luxury home is no exception. The kitchen features Miele and Sub-Zero appliances, a lovely breakfast bar and Caesarstone Blizzard slab counter tops so it will be really nice to cook for your family and guests in this nicely outfitted kitchen.

The Bedrooms

The bedrooms are spacious and the master bedroom features a large walk-in closet for your wardrobe and shoe collection and an en-suite bathroom. And of course all bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms.

Master Bedroom
Bath in the bathroom

In the building are 92 luxury residences and is designed by award-winning Beyer Blinder Belle architects firm and the interior design is the responsibility of Workshop/APD which guarantees a luxury living experience in optima forma.

Luxury Amenities

Amenities make or brake the living experience in a luxury building so Extell, the developers reached in their pockets so there is no shortage of luxury amenities in this building.

Entering the building you will find the doorman/concierge on your path. Outside is a landscaped courtyard with unique features like a green wall, birch tree arbor, staggered boxwood garden, a water feature and integrated seating to name a few. Also outdoor is a sport court for keeping you in shape. Swimming is healthy too so they created a 60’ indoor salt-water swimming pool and if that is not enough to keep you in good shape you can go to the fully-equipped fitness center for some exercising. Meanwhile you can drop off your sibblings in the children’s playroom so they have some fun too. After doing all of that you can relax in the steamroom and yes, they have separate men’s and women’s locker rooms. Or go to the residents’ lounge with catering kitchen for some new energy intake. Bicycle and private storage is also available, very convenient that is.

Concierge at your disposal
Salt-water lap pool

Prices starting at around $1,7 million for a 1 bed /1 bath up to $10,500,000 for a 5,343 sqft penthouse.

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Credit: Evan Joseph and Gieves Anderson



Inside Look in a NoMad, New York Apartment

New York

New York city has an amazing diversity of neighborhoods and North of Madison Square Park (NoMad) is, after the restoration of the park in 2001, an exciting neighborhood with beautiful residences (Chelsey Clinton chose to live here), luxury hotels, upscale businesses and many trendy restaurants.

White Belgian Linen Corner Sofa Set – Photo By Corcoran Sunshine

In the middle of this exciting NoMad neighborhood, you will find a building, or to be exactly 2 buildings merged together totally different from the rest. It celebrates the marriage of a classic pre-war building with a modern post-war building located at 88 & 90 Lexington.

Stunning Residence

88 Lexington is the pre-war building in which we give you a peek in a stunning residence of 2,319 square feet featuring three bedrooms, three and a half bathrooms and this home is exclusively designed by interior-decorating retailer RH (formerly known as Restoration Hardware). The residence incorporates pieces from the “RH Modern” line, which offers a nice contemporary and luxury feel to the interior.

Hallway with beautiful décor by RH – Photo By Corcoran Sunshine

The residence features neutral furnishings throughout giving it a calming color palette. and character and some playfulness are added by artfully placed bold accents.

Living Room

The apartment has an elegantly proportioned living room featuring a large comfortable plush washed Belgian white linen covered sectional corner sofa set. The 60” cast root coffee table with a bronze finished is a center of attention for sure.

Bright and Airy Living and Dining Room – Photo By Corcoran Sunshine

There are many more accents to be found in the living room including a Bezier panel six-door media console and the Niccolo floating leaner mirror with a bronze finish. The living room has 4 windows providing a lot of light and airiness to it.


The kitchen has all the amenities a luxury kitchen should have and boasts a round dining table with a Pauillac round chandelier above it. Also it has a La Salle metal-wrapped glass sideboard and hutch and a porthole bar to make it complete.

Kitchen with Breakfast Bar – Photo By Corcoran Sunshine


And then there is the master bedroom. This one acts as the ultimate sanctuary, a safe heaven with its caramel-colored upholstered panel bed ready to embrace you when you feel the need for a nap or some relaxing time, the dresser with nice gold detailing, the brown oak nightstand and white ottoman and chair.

The Master Bedroom – Photo By Corcoran Sunshine


One of The Other Bedrooms – Photo by Corcoran Sunshine

Bold décor

Throughout the apartment there is an abundance of bold décor such as a Nomon clock, a brass steer skull and avant-garde paintings and artworks decorating the walls, emphasizing its gallery-inspired walls and giving the residence a clean, timeless aesthetic ambiance with a modern touch.

All this beauty is listed for $4,720,000.







Peek Inside Robert A.M. Stern’s NYC 30 Park Place As Seen By Young, Brooklyn-Based Designer ASH NYC offers you a peek inside this amazing residence high above Manhattan.

When walking or commuting in downtown New York City, you can’t help but notice the tall and impressive structure visible in the background of the skyline of Manhattan at Church Street and Park Place corner. This building is actually the tallest residential condominium tower of Downtown New York City. With exceptional views over the Hudson and East Rivers, the NY Harbor, Statue of Liberty and last but not least Midtown Manhattan, the building was designed by renowned architect Robert A.M. Stern and developed by well-known New York property developers Silverstein Properties.


Bright and Airy Living Room

Located at 30 Park Place, the property features 157 private residences ranging from 1 to 6 bedrooms each and boasts 40.000 square feet (3716 m2) just for the use of amenities.

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The Stylish Kitchen

The first 24 floors are occupied by the famous 5-star service hotel, The Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown. Famous chef and restauranteur Wolfgang Puck owns and operates his restaurant CUT from The Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown.


The Entree

Nothing but the best

Offering nothing but the best that luxury living has to offer, when entering the property through the deep blue dramatic entry you will find yourself in the living room that is beautifully furnished with long grey velvet sofas and a gold with glass table perfectly complement each other.

Living Room with a Spectacular View

In the bedrooms, neutral and warm colors are used to give life to the walls and furniture. Throughout the condominium Herringbone-patterned oak floors are seen and large windows are border the condominium to fully capture the beautiful scenery of downtown Manhattan.


Bedroom 1


Light Bedroom
Bedroom 2


Bedroom no 3
The Master Bedroom


Him and Hers

Here is the Floorplan

The Floorplan

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