A new home. An iconic Park Avenue address. The dream can soon be your reality at 1010 Park Avenue, one of the latest projects from Extell Development Company. These Upper East Side condos for sale will be near many of New York’s iconic destinations, from Central Park to the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Central Park is a brief walk from 1010 Park Avenue. Stroll over to the Ancient Playground area, an homage to ancient Egypt. The kids will enjoy this play area’s climbing pyramids, sand, and waterways; adults will appreciate that there’s so much for the kids to explore beyond the typical playground equipment.
Walk a little farther to to enjoy the ever-so-peaceful view of model sailboats gliding along the Conservatory Water. Rent a wind-powered, remote-control model sailboat, and after a while, you’ll note that any stress you might have felt has long ago drifted away. On Saturday mornings, the Model Yacht Club races boats across the water, providing yet another enjoyable view to take in on a refreshing stroll.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is also just a six-minute walk from your doorstep. This museum offers so much to do that you might find it on your weekly or monthly to-visit list. Check out the Rodin at The Met exhibition, featuring approximately 50 of Rodin’s sculptural works in bronze, plaster, and marble. If you’ve ever wanted to see The Thinker or The Hand of God in person, this is your chance. This exhibit, which runs from mid-September through mid-January, also features Rodin’s drawings and prints, as well as paintings by his close friend, Claude Monet.
Imagine a new home in the Riverbend District, an up-and-coming hot spot in Harrison, New Jersey. The new apartments for rent at Steel Works are just a brief commute from NYC, with the nearest PATH station just a short walk from your door.
Each rental at Steel Works offers a full suite of amenities and conveniences, from stainless steel appliances to a washer and dryer, programmable thermostat, and wine fridge. Steel Works has its own fitness center with virtual workouts available at any time. There’s also a rooftop deck, perfect for relaxing and taking in views of the NYC skyline.
Soccer fans will appreciate the Red Bull Arena next door, home to the New York Red Bulls. If a pickup game of soccer is more your style, the nearby Riverfront Park has a gorgeous turf field along the Passaic River. This 12-acre park also includes a baseball diamond, tennis and basketball courts, two playgrounds, and great riverfront views.
West Hudson Park provides even more nature: it’s a full 46 acres of outdoor space with four miles of paths that are perfect for a walk or run. Field and court sports abound here, too, whether you’re into volleyball, basketball, soccer, or baseball. There’s even a cross-country course. Kids will enjoy the park’s two playgrounds and the spray pool. The two-acre Fairy Lake provides a great backdrop for a family picnic outing or a peaceful day of solitude just unwinding outdoors.
Picture yourself in a new luxury apartment near all your favorite hangouts in New York’s eclectic Chelsea neighborhood. The new rentals at Chelsea29 each have oversized soundproof windows for maximum natural light with minimal outdoor noise. Every apartment, from studios through two-bedroom units, has its own Bosch washer and dryer, paired with Bosch stainless steel appliances in the kitchen. The building offers a suite of amenities, too, that includes a fitness center, a residents’ lounge, and a rooftop terrace, complete with barbecue area.
Although there’s a lot to keep you interested and occupied at Chelsea29, the Chelsea neighborhood has plenty to offer as well. Take a walk over to Porteno Restaurant for a dinner of grilled salmon with roasted butternut squash or pan-seared cod with a pistachio chimichurri sauce. Enjoy one of 375 varieties of whiskey with dinner at American Whiskey. Try this Southern restaurant’s beer-brined chicken or 50-day whiskey-aged ribeye. If you’re in the mood for lighter fare, Hanamizuki offers an interesting take on Japanese small bites such as rice balls and miso soup. Try the BLT miso soup or sweet potato/seaweed rice balls, washed down with your favorite variety of tea or sake.
Chelsea Piers offers so much to do that you may find yourself there several times a week. Go on a sunset cruise or charter a yacht for a few of your closest friends. Join a basketball, ice hockey, or soccer league or hone your climbing skills at one of two indoor rock-climbing gyms. Chelsea Piers even hosts parkour and gymnastics classes for those looking for a new twist on the typical forms of athletics.