Priciest, cheapest units to hit the market

Madonna's CPW spread and a Chelsea penthouse are among this week's top listings
November 21, 2012 12:00PM

Madonna’s apartment is on the market for $23.5 million — making it the most expensive listing to hit the Manhattan market so far this week. Adam Modlin of the Modlin Group and Arabella Greene Buckworth of Brown Harris Stevens have the listing for the Material Girl’s home. Located at 41 Central Park West at West 64th Street on the Upper West Side, the home is a 6,000-square-foot duplex co-op — featuring 110 feet of frontage onto Central Park, wood–burning fireplaces and two balconies opening toward the park.

The week’s next priciest listing is a penthouse in the Steiner building at 257 West 17th Street in Chelsea that is asking $16.5 million. The property has a 1,250-square-foot Private Rooftop Terrace and two kitchens, according to the listing, which Toni Haber of Douglas Elliman has. There are four bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms spread over 5,000 square feet of living space.

Across the park, a 10-room co-op at 965 Fifth Avenue at East 79th Street on the Upper East Side is the week’s third most expensive unit. Douglas Elliman’s Daniela Kunen has the listing with an asking price of $13 million. The five bedroom, five bathroom apartment, inside an Emery Roth-designed building, has 11 Central Park-facing windows. The 3,880-square-foot home is situated in a building with a fitness center and bicycle storage.

The East Village has this week’s least expensive listing at 336 East 6th Street between First and Second avenues. Susan Barkin of Barkin & Associates have the listing for the studio co-op with an asking price of $249,000

The second-cheapest home to hit the market is located at 4 Lexington Avenue in Gramercy Park. Cedric Leake at Halstead Property has the listing for the three-room co-op asking $259,000. The one-bedroom, ground-floor home home could be used as a pied à terre, a home office or as a workspace, according to the listing.

Uptown in Washington Heights is this weeks third cheapest listing at 501 W 156th Street. With an asking price of $285,000, the one-bedroom, one-bathroom, condo home features exposed-brick walls and walnut floors. Uptown Homes Real Estate Company’s Bob Pollock & Dennis Costin have the listing. — Christopher Cameron