Updated 17 hours ago
In contract
VU
Kips Bay, Manhattan | East 26th Street & East 27th Street
3 Rooms1 Bed1 Bath766 Square FeetCondo New Development

$1,395,000
Common Charges$989
RE Taxes$813
Price Per SF
$1,821

Listing Features

  • Entry Foyer
  • Separate Dining Area
  • Flr-to-Clg Windows
  • Adjoining Pantry

Outdoor space and views

  • City Views
  • East River
  • Empire State Bldg
  • West Exposure

Building Amenities

  • Concierge
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Facility
  • Playroom
  • Resident Lounge

Policies

  • Pieds A Terre Ok

Property Description

Immediate Occupancy. Please contact us to schedule an in-person appointment or guided virtual tour of our on-site sales gallery and model residence.

Residence 7C is an oversized 1 bed, 1 bath home featuring Western views of the Empire State Building through floor-to-ceiling windows throughout. This distinguished layout offers an entry foyer and a L-shaped kitchen leading into an expansive great room which floods with natural light until sunset.

VU's light and airy interiors are carefully crafted by renowned interior designer Paris Forino to complement soaring ceilings and panoramic city and East River views. Living spaces in soothing neutral tones with handsome accents create a sophisticated aesthetic. Kitchens at Vu imbue a feeling of comfort and convenience. Appointed in a sophisticated and light palette of natural materials such as marble, bleached oak, and white lacquer, outfitted with Miele appliances, they are a chef's dream. Spacious primary bathrooms feel like a tranquil spa getaway with walls clad in oversized soft white marble tiles and an intricate mosaic floor pattern comprising of three different marbles. Sinks and showers are complimented by The Grace Collection, Paris Forino's custom line of faucets and fixtures for Waterworks in polished chrome, produced exclusively for VU New York.

Rising from the center of four of Manhattan's most dynamic neighborhoods-NoMad, Flatiron, Gramercy, and Kips Bay-VU offers a fresh perspective in a supremely convenient setting. The East River Greenway is easily accessible for morning runs and bike rides, whether you are heading Uptown or Downtown. Citi Bike stations dot the neighborhood and the seven subway lines nearby to make any morning commute convenient. The East Side location and its proximity to the Midtown Tunnel makes LaGuardia and JFK airports remarkably accessible.

Designed by SLCE architects, the facade radiates a refined palette of oyster white and warm bronze detailing, a modern compliment to the historically rich neighborhoods that surround it. At 36 stories, the tower punctuates the city skyline and stands tall overlooking Manhattan's East Side. The architecture celebrates New Age Modernism, a design approach that emphasizes a contemporary aesthetic with clean lines, bronze embellishments, and sculpted chevron details. Oversized windows put the city on full display, and special attention was put into creating residences that maximize natural light wherever possible.

With a full floor of wellness, vitality and entertaining amenities, VU provides residents with a variety of offerings that are designed to enhance the quality of everyday living. From the fitness center to the screening room, to the lounge and the pantry, Paris Forino designed each space with thoughtful intention toward how New Yorkers live today. The beauty of VU's attended lobby resides in the subtle refinements of European white oak paneling paired with honed Palladium travertine floors. High up on the 36th floor sits the rooftop terrace, where lush greenery and plush furniture invite you to take in unrivaled city views.

The complete offering terms are in an offering plan available from Sponsor. File No. CD 19-0151. Sponsor: 368 Third Owners LLC c/o Minrav Development, 540 Madison Avenue Suite 16N, New York, NY 10022. Equal Housing Opportunity.

The projected real estate taxes for the first year of operation contained in this advertisement are based on an assessment of the building before construction is complete. Purchasers are advised that real estate taxes may increase materially when the building is reassessed after construction is complete.

Listing History

Now
12/04/2021
Contract Signed by VU Sales Gallery
Brown Harris Stevens
01/15/2021
$1,395,000
Initial Price by VU Sales Gallery
Brown Harris Stevens

Building Details

OwnershipCondo
Building TypeHigh-Rise
Service LevelConcierge
AgePost-War
AccessElevator
Year Built2021
Financing Allowed90%
Floors/Apts34/100
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Transit and Citi Bike

Subway

28 St
0.19 miles
23 St
0.28 miles
33 St
0.34 miles
23 St
0.41 miles
28 St
0.48 miles

Citi Bike

Lexington Ave & E 26 St
0.09 miles
Lexington Ave & E 29 St
0.14 miles
Lexington Ave & E 24 St
0.14 miles

Building Availability

APPSF
Median
Average
$1,992
$1,875,000
$2,169,156
$2,040
$1,350,000
$1,605,143

One Bed in Kips Bay

APPSF
Median
Average
$1,526
$799,000
$1,022,248
$1,762
$1,094,000
$1,059,651
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Kips Bay | Manhattan

Quick Profile

If you take a walk through Kips Bay, which is loosely defined as the area between 23rd street and 34th street and the East River to almost Lexington, you’ll quickly learn it's a hodgepodge of sorts and not as well defined as other neighborhoods in New York City. Some New Yorkers say Kips Bay has an identity crisis because 1st, 2nd, and 3rd avenues are distinctly different from one another as you traverse them. Despite the perceived lack of neighborhood vibe there are others that appreciate its affordability and convenience.  

First Avenue is dominated by hospitals and hospital buildings such as NYU Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital to name a few. Second Avenue is a mosaic of convenience stores, fast food joints and nondescript brick buildings. Third Avenue is saturated with small bars and gastropubs and the twenty somethings that patronize them. 

No judgement against Kips Bay here. It’s a great neighborhood that is just as much a part of New York City as any other neighborhood. Kips Bay It’s bordered by Murray Hill to the North, Stuyvesant Town and Gramercy Park to the South, and Rose Hill to the West. The neighborhood is partly defined by newer high-rise apartments, brick rowhouses, and former tenement buildings. 

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