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Buyers at These NYC Luxury Condos Purchased Multiple Residences

These condo new developments in the city are attracting buyers who like their new home so much they bought a second one within the same building. This “so nice I bought it twice” trend has been ever present at NYC condo buildings like Claremont Hall and One Manhattan Square, with many buyers purchasing a home for themselves and an additional unit for a family member, from adult children to in-laws and more – perfect for having everyone close by.

Claremont Hall

Located at 100 Claremont Avenue in Morningside Heights, Claremont Hall features 165 condominiums including one- to four-bedroom residences within the Union Theological Seminary (UTS) campus. The 41-story mixed-use building offers residents unrivaled river, skyline and park views as well as unmatched proximity to the vibrant cultural and academic hub of the Morningside Heights neighborhood adjacent to Columbia University.

With residences meticulously crafted by Robert A.M. Stern Architects (RAMSA), Claremont Hall’s design reflects the Gothic Revival character of the seminary campus and surrounding neighborhood, seamlessly connecting with the entry facade and the preserved historic campus buildings.

Crafted in collaboration with CetraRuddy Architects, the remarkable array of amenities and the captivating lobby seamlessly merge timeless charm with a modern perspective to reflect the Gothic Revival style. Among these thoughtfully curated amenities are a walnut-paneled library, a grand dining room, a children’s playroom, a creative maker’s space, a resident lounge with a terrace, a fitness center, convenient onsite parking, and a stunning indoor pool housed within the former refectory for seminary students and faculty.

Most recently, Claremont Hall was one of the top five best selling new development condos in Manhattan for Q1 2024.

One Manhattan Square

One Manhattan Square is a vertical village located in the heart of Manhattan’s Lower East Side with over 100,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor amenities. Perhaps the ultimate amenity is the expansive and beautiful private outdoor garden that is adjacent to the lobby, thus setting the tone for the entire development and all of its amazing amenity offerings the moment residents and their guests walk through the door. The private outdoor garden is especially spectacular, perfect to utilize in the summer and spring and is actually the largest private garden in New York City. Designed by West 8 Urban Design and Landscape Architecture, the green space is adjacent to the East River and features both active and peaceful spaces including outdoor grilling and dining areas, ping-pong tables, a putting green, children’s playground, romantic fire pits, a WiFi-outfitted adult tree house, tea pavilion, and stargazing observatory. It is truly a private sanctuary in the heart of the city.

The abundance of amenities doesn’t just stop outdoors and continues throughout the interior spaces of the building. Health and wellness amenities include a multi-level fitness center that features several indoor swimming pools, a bowling alley, a full-size basketball court, golf simulator, squash court and yoga studio. For relaxation, residents can enjoy a spa centered around a sunken tranquility garden, infrared sauna, hamam with cold plunge pool and private treatment rooms all activated by the building’s lifestyle concierge. Additional entertainment amenities include a state-of-the-art cinema and performance space, children’s playroom, game room, culinary lounge, wine room, cigar room, cellar bar and demonstration kitchen.

Front & York

Designed inside and out by celebrated architect Morris Adjmi, Front & York is pioneering a resort-like residential experience in DUMBO, combining beautifully designed homes with one of the largest amenity collections in all of New York City, spanning over 150,000 square feet. Gracious and welcoming, this desirable condominium address in this charming waterfront enclave offers a vibrantly landscaped park, social and wellness lounges, indoor and outdoor pools, and a fitness destination by Life Time.

Tribeca Green

Designed by the esteemed Robert A.M. Stern Architects, Tribeca Green is an elegant 24-story residence in Manhattan’s most serene waterfront neighborhood. A successful partnership between Related and Robert A.M. Stern Architects, these homes are where lifestyle and luxury converge. The building boasts 264 units from studios to four bedrooms. Tribeca Green offers buyers a thoughtful and extensive range of amenities and services suitable for everyone, allowing residents to enjoy a variety of life experiences in thoughtful spaces designed to impress. The considerable amenities include activity spaces for all ages and interests, from a children’s playroom and teen lounge to a fitness center and yoga studio. There’s also a co-working business center to take calls and the Sandbox maker space, which is filled with art and technology tools. Residents can also take advantage of the indoor parking garage, bike storage room, dog washroom, and Dog City daycare and walk services. As warmer weather approaches, residents can make their way to the Hudson Terrace, the landscaped rooftop invites residents to relax on the lawn or by the fire pit, reserve a pergola for a small gathering, or enjoy a barbecue. The adjacent indoor game room features billiards and a large screening area, while a private dining lounge and terrace are available for entertaining.