Category: CURBED

Peek Inside Roman & Williams’s Stunning High Line Condos

JDS Development Group along with designers Roman and Williams are bringing a timeless High Line structure to the market with 14 exclusive luxury apartments, set for completion in 2016. This sophisticated project, The Fitzroy, is located on West 24th Street highlighting the character and beauty of the West Chelsea neighborhood. The top real estate developers…

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Walker Tower 212 West 18th Street by JDS Development Group & Michael Stern

Walker Tower Sees First Flip for Near $3 Million Profit

Walker Tower, a JDS Development Group project originally designed by famed Art Deco architect Ralph Walker in 1929, combines state-of-the-art amenities with unobstructed views of New York City. Walker Tower broke records when one of the previously purchased residences was put back onto the market at a $2.9 million increase over the initial buying price…

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Walker Tower PH Sells For $50.9M, Sets Downtown Record

As expected, the penthouse of Chelsea’s highly-acclaimed Walker Tower sold for more than $50 million, setting a new record for the most expensive home ever sold in Downtown Manhattan. The Journal reports that the all-cash deal closed for $50.9 million, and, evidently, the unnamed buyer was in the space “less than five minutes” before stating “I’ll take it.” Because $50M spur-of-the-moment decisions are never…

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Chelsea’s Sleeping Giant Remade as Luxury Condos With 14-Foot Ceilings

Back in the post-crash days of ’09, a rumor hit the ‘wire that the Art Deco Ralph Walker-designed Verizon building on West 18th Street near 7th Avenue was bought by a developer for a future condo conversion. (Background check: Walker is the old-school New York architect behind 1 Wall Street and the Barclay-Vesey Building; Frank Lloyd Wright was a fan.) DOF records…

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