Skip to Content
Get Access to Off-Market Listings.
CityRealty Logo
The following is a list of links to City Realty pages. For screen reader users, all links are visible at all time, so you may ignore the control buttons
The following is a list of links to City Realty pages. For screen reader users, all links are visible at all time, so you may ignore the control buttons
For screen reader users, all slides are visible at all time so you may ignore the control buttons
A blog from CityRealty (Links below will take you to the 6sqft site)


250 Mercer Street via The Corcoran Group 250 Mercer Street via The Corcoran Group
When stories like "The Night Before Christmas" were written, New York was rich in single-family homes with fireplaces to heat the homes. Nearly 200 years later, apartments far outnumber single-family homes and city kids are asking how Santa can come to visit them. That question is easier to answer in the following listings - a fireplace is the centerpiece of the living room all year round, and ideal for hanging stockings and displaying decorations during the holiday season.

229-West-16th-Street-01 All images of 229 West 16th Street via Nest Seekers
Gut-renovated, combined Chelsea cooperative boasts beautiful hardwood floors, custom lighting, charming exposed brick walls, sash windows, a pair of decorative fireplaces, an in-home washer/dryer, and a windowed home office that can easily be used as a third bedroom. The living and dining areas possess backlit tray ceilings, while the windowed kitchen is equipped with an eat-in peninsula, sleek countertops, custom cabinets, and a suite of high-end appliances. The primary suite features a walk-in closet, and the second bedroom is fitted with a Murphy bed. See floor plan and full details here.

168-East-90th-Street-01 All images of 168 East 90th Street via R New York
Beautifully updated duplex with 260 square feet of private outdoor space perfectly melds sleek, modern renovation to the classic style of an 1890's brownstone. The renovation took advantage of the nearly 80' length of exposed brick walls upstairs and three fireplaces, and exposed, 4-foot-wide, stone foundation walls downstairs. Upstairs, the almost 13' exposed walls only add to the grandeur of the main rooms and the airiness of the design. See floor plan and full details here.

305-East-72nd-Street-01 All images of Charing Cross House via Sotheby's International Realty
Enter this sunny apartment through a gracious square foyer leading to a double-sized living room with decorative fireplace and with a wall of windows facing south. All bedrooms enjoy generous proportions and en suite baths. Additional features include hardwood floors, beamed ceiling and many deep closets throughout. See floor plan and full details here.

148-West-23rd-Street-01 All images of Chelsea Mews via Compass
Masterfully designed by a well-known NYC architect and designer, this magnificent combined unit boasts 11' ceilings and oversized windows that bring in natural light from its south and west exposures. The open kitchen features Carrara Marble countertops, stainless steel appliances, custom Solid wood cabinets, Tom Dixon lighting, wine cellar, built-in drawer microwave, subway tiles. A corner living room with original whitewash wood floors features a beautiful Marmorino brick fireplace and an acoustic insulation throughout. See floor plan and full details here.

1641-Third-Avenue-01 All images of Yorkville Tower 2 via Douglas Elliman
Thoughtfully gut-renovated corner unit has been designed for both fabulous entertaining and cozy nights by the fire. Enhancements include custom millwork in every room, crown molding throughout, a library bookshelf wall with rolling ladder, window and entry bench seating, media wall with tasteful electric fireplace, and endless custom closets. The open chef's kitchen has a wide granite countertop, stainless steel appliances, and excellent storage. See floor plan and full details here.

254-West-123rd-Street-01 All images of 254 West 123rd Street via Compass
Duplex condo in an Old World townhouse boasts two wood-burning fireplaces and two private outdoor spaces. The formal dining room flows into an eat-in kitchen with granite countertops and state-of-the-art appliances. The second floor has three bedrooms and two full spacious bathrooms, one with a relaxing soaking tub. See floor plan and full details here.

166-East-96th-Street-01 All images of 166 East 96th Street via The Corocran Group
Upon entering the foyer of this gracious Upper East Side duplex, one is immediately struck by the high ceilings and the immense amount of light pouring in from the new oversized casement windows. The north- and east-facing living room boasts a wood-burning fireplace, gorgeous herringbone wood floors, crown molding and French doors leading to a magnificent terrace that spans the full length of the apartment. The windowed kitchen is outfitted with stainless steel appliances and stone countertops. See floor plan and full details here.

257-West-86th-Street-01 All images of 257 West 86th Street via The Corcoran Group
Formerly a live / work loft and gallery connected to one of the Upper West Side's premiere full-service cooperatives, enjoy your own entrance to this downtown-style duplex. Interiors feature three large bedrooms on the upper level and an immense entertaining floor with open living salon, gallery, plus huge windowed home office / or large bedroom, huge dressing room, oversized windowed kitchen and plenty of hidden storage throughout. Original Tudor windows, fireplace, and classic pre-war detailing are just a few of the architectural details providing a framework. See floor plan and full details here.

137-East-66th-Street-01 All images of 137 East 66th Street via Warburg Realty
Classic seven in a prewar Upper East Side building has been beautifully restored to mint condition. A wonderful living room with wood-burning fireplace and built-in bar overlooks tree-lined 66th Street. The windowed eat-in kitchen has ample storage and counter space, as well as new top-of-the-line appliances. See floor plan and full details here.

1192-Park-Avenue-01 All images of 1192 Park Avenue via Brown Harris Stevens
In true prewar fashion, every room in this seven-room home is overly gracious and grand in proportion even down to the foyer and the hallways. Prewar details include hardwood floors, moldings, large windows, high ceilings, and best of all, a wood-burning fireplace in the living room. An eat-in, windowed chef's kitchen right out of a design magazine has been completely renovated and reimagined with a center island, wine fridge, and incredible pantry space. See floor plan and full details here.

343-East-74th-Street-01 All images of The Forum via Compass
Architecturally significant duplex with south- and west-facing exposures boasts high ceilings, top-end appliances, a wood-burning fireplace, stunning large windows throughout, and generous storage space. The kitchen has been completely rebuilt and is outfitted with custom cabinets, a Wolf five-burner range, Miele refrigerator and oven and mosaic custom tile work. A dramatic, double-height slanted window spans both levels of the home. See floor plan and full details here.

430-East-57th-Street-01 All images of 430 East 57th Street via Brown Harris Stevens
Grand proportions and high ceilings await you in this special home in a full-service McKim, Mead & White building. A formal entrance foyer leads to a grand scaled, light-filled living room with a wood-burning fireplace. Private storage space transfers with the apartment, and there is generous closet space throughout. See floor plan and full details here.

2-Horatio-Street-01 All images of 2 Horatio Street via Brown Harris Stevens
This recently renovated high-floor home has been meticulously and thoughtfully designed using the highest quality custom finishes. A gracious foyer leads to an expansive living room featuring an exquisite custom-designed marble Art Deco wood-burning fireplace. Between the living room and the windowed chef's kitchen, the formal dining room features enough room to seat six or more, a hand-painted wall covering, and a Branching Bubble light fixture by Lindsey Adelman. See floor plan and full details here.

228-West-136th-Street-01 All images of 228 West 136th Street via Compass
Three-family townhouse in a prime Harlem location boasts 9'6" ceilings, two fireplaces, north-facing living room, and incredible natural light from oversized windows. The third-floor loft is lit up by a bay window with built-in seating. The garden-level unit has a modern living room and kitchen, separate dining room, and private outdoor space. See floor plan and full details here.

250-Mercer-Street-01 All images of 250 Mercer Street via Compass
Following a recent renovation, this duplex ideally blends pre-war Village charm with thoughtful modern luxury finishes. The large living room boasts 11'6" ceilings, a wood-burning fireplace to keep you warm all winter, and plenty of walls to showcase your art collection. An open, windowed chef's kitchen comes outfitted with stainless steel appliances and Carrara marble countertops and backsplash. See floor plan and full details here.

129-East-82nd-Street-01 All images of 129 East 82nd Street via The Corcoran Group
Beautifully appointed space in an Emery Roth-designed cooperative boasts ten clear and unobstructed sun-drenched windows facing classic Upper East Side views. Upon arriving through a grand entrance gallery, French doors separate the living room with working wood-burning fireplace and the formal dining room. The apartment comes with six full and double closets, and a basement storage area transfers with the apartment. See floor plan and full details here.

Schedule an Appointment
To tour any of these properties, just complete the information below.
  1. Your message (optional)
  2. Your name
  3. Your phone
  4. Your email address
Or call us at (212) 755-5544

Additional Info About the Building