Priciest, cheapest units to hit the market

October 09, 2009 12:46PM

From left: 2 East 61st Street, 161 Ninth Avenue (Right photo source: PropertyShark)

The priciest Manhattan home to hit the market this week is a three-bedroom, four-bathroom co-op unit in the Pierre Hotel, according to Streeteasy.com. The 5,000-square-foot space consumes the entire 29th floor in the building at 2 East 61st Street and features skyline views from all four directions, according to the Web site for listing agent, Roger Erickson of Sotheby’s International Realty. The home is on the market for $27.5 million.

The second most expensive unit is a six-bedroom, seven-bathroom townhouse at 26 West 76th Street. The 1800s Renaissance revival-style unit is on the market for $22.5 million. The 9,675-square-foot space is being marketed by Reid Price and Wendy Maitland of Brown Harris Stevens.

The third most expensive unit is a four-bedroom, four-bathroom townhouse in Tribeca, at 153 Franklin Street, with a listing price of $14.995 million. Prudential Douglas Elliman’s Ian Wolf, Michael Brais, Robert Dvorin and Young Lee have the listing.

The cheapest Manhattan home to come online this week is a one-bedroom, one-bathroom co-op in Chelsea, at 161 Ninth Avenue. The space is on the market for $135,000, according to Streeteasy.com. MLBKaye International Realty’s Lewis Kaye is marketing the apartment. 

The second least expensive unit to hit the market this week is a three-bedroom, one-bathroom co-op in Central Harlem at 78 East 127th Street. Halstead Property’s Neil Tilbury and Tony Von Meyers are
handling the $235,000 listing.

The third cheapest home is a studio at 425 East 78th Street. The 400-square-foot unit, on the market for $245,000, is listed by Citi Habitats’ Timea Greenberg. TRD