(FSBO stands for For Sale By Owner. Owners are welcome to submit to: newyork (at) apartmenttherapy (dot) com and put "FSBO" in the subject line. We post on Mondays.)
Location: Upper West Side / Manhattan Valley
Size: 2 BR /2 BA Co-op
Price: $895,000 ($738 maintenance)
Contact: 5west107 at gmail.com or phone 917-747-8026
Website: 5W107 or The New York Times Listing
Pitch: Welcome to the perfect oasis. This elegant and serene home was designed by a team of artists with an eye for aesthetic balance and a passion for detail. Central Park greets you at your doorstep with lush, thriving vegetation and some of the most picturesque vistas on the northwest end. The air up here is fresh and alive. It's a charming and delightful suburban atmosphere that's RARE to find in Manhattan proper....
- Skim-coated or exposed original brick walls, high 9.5' ceilings, most graced with gorgeous decorative tin
- Recessed lighting w/ dimmers & beautifully appointed space offering a feel of openness & peace - perfect for entertaining
- Spacious master bedroom w/ contemporary sliding glass door system designed & configured to open up to allow light & space or close for privacy
- Second bedroom perfect for guest room or home office
- Centerpiece of home is the fully-appointed kitchen adorned with sturdy upper & lower solid maple cabinetry (custom built by a Pennsylvania artisan) w/ frosted glass, stainless steel & soothing white Corian countertops, plenty of counter space & storage to delight any culinary enthusiast.
- New washer/dryer.
- Beautiful, original oak hardwood floors throughout
- New electric includes in-wall surround sound & cable wiring & pre-wired Slomin's alarm system
- Enormous walk-in closet off master bedroom, solid core maple doors on every closet & hall closet & 2nd bedroom closets are cedar-lined
- TON of storage everywhere
- Both bathrooms are windowed. One bathroom is designed in warm-hued concrete w/ a recessed circular mirror; master bath is white, light & clean w/ Italian marble tile & a deep recessed medicine cabinet
(In an effort to help apartment owners who are looking to sell without a broker and to show off cool FSBO apartments to readers looking for them, we are posting good ones that we stumble upon. Readers are welcome to submit as well. Follow the instructions in this post.)