Centurion Property Investors begins closings of condominium residences at 212 West 72nd Street on New York’s Upper West Side
NEW YORK, NY – Centurion Property Investors today announced that new luxury condominium residences at 212 West 72nd Street, the Upper West Side’s iconic curved glass building, have begun their first closings as residents are expected to move in this month. Located in one of the neighborhood’s most historic and vital corners, the building is the latest condo conversion project of its kind for New York City. The top-to-bottom renovation led by award-winning architectural firm CetraRuddy saw many of the former 196 rental apartments combined to create 108 spacious one- to five-bedroom private residences. Additionally, several new imaginative indoor and outdoor amenities have been introduced, such as the landscaped rooftop terrace and outdoor fitness area. The transformation of 212 West 72nd Street into a condominium is now complete, and the first of the finished spaces, featuring a completely redesigned lobby, new amenities and several model residences, is now available for tours and viewings. The price of remaining inventory ranges from $1.299 million to $19.15 million.
“The new 212 West 72nd Street is one of the few condominiums in the immediate area to offer concierge services, a full suite of amenities, bright modern interiors, home layouts offering a range of sizes, finishes upscale and striking views of neighboring antebellum facades,” said John Tashjian. “We realized the incredible potential of this building and its location at the intersection of Broadway and 72nd Street, and were blown away by how well it resonated with the community.”
According to Corcoran Sunshine Marketing Group, the exclusive marketing and sales agent at 212 West 72nd Street, sales have been strong with tremendous interest from current Upper West Side residents looking to upgrade, as well as people from across the city, the Tri-state area and beyond who are drawn to this exceptionally convenient Manhattan location. It should be noted that several former tenants have returned to the building as buyers, eager to experience the same urban energy with an entirely new and entirely improved look and feel.
“Buyers at 212 West 72nd Street come from all over the world, but it’s interesting to see how many of them – at one time or another – have lived in this building and enjoyed its enviable location,” AnneMarie said. Alexander, condominium sales manager. “Former tenants and their loved ones feel emotionally connected to the building and the memories they created here, and we still receive new sales inquiries from them today. Among those who have purchased are children from former residents and couples who have since married or become grandparents after living in the building There is a good sense of community already established, from newcomers to returning residents We have retained the same staff and the same doormen since the building opened in 2010, which will add another exciting and somewhat nostalgic layer to some of these first move-ins.
Potential buyers and brokers interested in experiencing the proven appeal of 212 West 72nd Street can now tour new model residences staged by Interior Marketing Group on the upper floors of the building. The homes feature many of the unique amenities offered in the condominium, ranging in size from a 714-square-foot one-bedroom to a 3,070-square-foot four-bedroom. Select listings also feature large terraces with cinematic views of the Upper West Side. A prime example of homes available with unparalleled private outdoor space are the property’s two penthouse residences, Penthouses North and Penthouse South. Priced at $19.15 million and $13.5 million respectively, these mansions in the sky feature expansive private rooftop lounges with unique amenities like hot tubs, pizza ovens as well as live cinemas. outdoors, kitchens and showers.
One of the most anticipated elements of the building’s transformation to 212 West 72nd Street is the inclusion of high-design indoor and outdoor common spaces. Residents will now arrive home to an elegant double-height lobby with walnut paneling, custom-finished walls and archways, terrazzo flooring, and a full-time concierge. They can also take advantage of the building’s third-floor amenity level offering an all-new Residents’ Lounge, complete with seating areas and a landscaped outdoor patio. Adjacent to the living room is the children’s playroom, a bright space that has reading nooks and colorful banquettes used for play, arts and crafts, reading or homework. There’s also a state-of-the-art, glass-encased fitness center curated by The Wright Fit with stationary bikes, treadmills, and weight-training equipment. The space features stunning ceiling woodwork and oversized windows overlooking the landscaped outdoor fitness area, which can be used for yoga, meditation, and private training sessions.
An impressive landscaped private rooftop terrace crowns the prominent corner of the 20-story building. As residents move in, they can enjoy a terrace with lounges, private entertaining areas and barbecue grills and look forward to using a cozy gas fireplace when the weather gets colder, all with in backdrop a sweeping panorama of the Upper West Side that includes Central Park. Additional amenities and services include a full-time doorman, resident manager, cold room, bicycle storage and private storage for residents.
Nestled between Central and Riverside parks and overlooking the treetops of Verdi Square, 212 West 72nd Street is located in the heart of the Upper West Side, a historic and cultured neighborhood popular for its green spaces, fine dining, shopping luxury, its gourmet local groceries and its revered museums and world-renowned performing arts. The building itself houses a Trader Joe’s as well as a Duane Reade, and is just steps from the 72nd Street subway station, providing easy and convenient access to the rest of the city. 212 West 72nd Street represents a rare foray into modern architecture in this classic New York neighborhood, and its completion has set a new standard for ideal, contemporary living on the Upper West Side.
For more information, please visit www.212west72.com or contact the sales office at [email protected] or 212-721-1200.