Showtime CEO buys $11M Superior Ink unit

New York /
Dec.December 10, 2009 11:33 AM
400 West 12th Street and Showtime’s Matthew Blank (Building photo source: PropertyShark)

A limited liability company affiliated with Showtime Networks chairman and CEO Matthew Blank paid $11.2 million for a condominium unit at the new West Village building Superior Ink at 400 West 12th Street near the West Side Highway.

The purchasing company, identified as Superior 10C LLC, went into contract on the four-bedroom sponsor unit October 2007 and closed on the purchase Nov. 30, city property records published yesterday show.

Blank, the head of the cable media company based in Midtown, paid about $3,463 per square foot for the 3,234-square foot unit. The transfer was made without a mortgage, indicating an all-cash purchase.

Superior 10C has an address at Blank’s sixth-floor apartment at 1192 Park Avenue, between 93rd and 94th streets, city property records indicate.

Superior Ink, a 15-story apartment building designed by architect Robert A.M. Stern, includes 67 apartment and seven townhouses.

Other high-profile buyers at Superior Ink include actress Hilary Swank, Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander and fashion designer Marc Jacobs, who bought a townhouse.

In one of the larger leasing deals this year, Showtime in July renewed its lease at 1633 Broadway at 51st Street.

Blank was traveling and unavailable for comment. A spokesperson for Showtime did not immediately respond to a request for comment.


Related Articles

arrow_forward_ios
250 Park Avenue and IWG CEO Mark Dixon (Google Maps, IWG)
IWG to open 58K sf co-working site on Park Ave
IWG to open 58K sf co-working site on Park Ave
Lacey Tisch nabs Steve Mnuchin’s co-op after one last price chop
Lacey Tisch nabs Steve Mnuchin’s co-op after one last price chop
Lacey Tisch nabs Steve Mnuchin’s co-op after one last price chop
Steven Mnuchin and 740 Park Avenue (Getty, Google Maps)
Steven Mnuchin’s $26M home finally finds a buyer
Steven Mnuchin’s $26M home finally finds a buyer
730 Park Avenue (Google Maps, Wikipedia)
British aristocrats sue to quit Park Ave purchase
British aristocrats sue to quit Park Ave purchase
A Manhattan community board is pushing for Park Avenue to be closed to traffic as Mayor Bill de Blasio announces choices for “Open Streets” program (Credit: de Blasio by Bryan Thomas/Getty Images; Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images)
Plan to pedestrianize Park Avenue floated as mayor expands street closures
Plan to pedestrianize Park Avenue floated as mayor expands street closures
Marc Jacobs and 68 Bethune Street (Credit: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images, Serhant Team via Nest Seekers) 
Coronavirus chaos didn’t dampen luxury contract signings last week
Coronavirus chaos didn’t dampen luxury contract signings last week
Westchester & Fairfield Cheat Sheet: White Plains developer heads to prison, Marc Jacobs buys in Rye, Tommy Mottola sells in Greenwich… & more
Westchester & Fairfield Cheat Sheet: White Plains developer heads to prison, Marc Jacobs buys in Rye, Tommy Mottola sells in Greenwich… & more
Westchester & Fairfield Cheat Sheet: White Plains developer heads to prison, Marc Jacobs buys in Rye, Tommy Mottola sells in Greenwich… & more
Asset manager New Mountain Capital inks 100K sf lease in Midtown
Asset manager New Mountain Capital inks 100K sf lease in Midtown
Asset manager New Mountain Capital inks 100K sf lease in Midtown
arrow_forward_ios

The Deal's newsletters give you the latest scoops, fresh headlines, marketing data, and things to know within the industry.

Loading...