A penthouse apartment situated on top of the Prasada, a luxury co-op building at 50 Central Park West on the southwest corner of West 65th Street, was sold for $42 million, which made it the most expensive sale of the week, according to city records.
Although this deal was indeed the priciest of its kind this week, the 12-room apartment was sold at a discount, since it was originally listed at $48 million. The 6,500-square-foot unit features four bedrooms, six baths, two fireplaces and a corner library. It also has more than 2,500 square feet of terraces and boast Central Park views. [more]