Strokes frontman Julian Casablancas sells Village apartment

TRD New York /
Jul.July 16, 2013 03:00 PM

Julian Casablancas, frontman for New York City-based rock band the Strokes, has sold his Greenwich Village co-op for $1.25 million, Real Estalker reported.

The bi-level property, located at 29 East 9th Street, was listed by Lori Braverman at LJBLAW. includes a large foyer, a sunken living room, beamed 18-foot ceilings and a wood-burning fireplace, according to Real Estalker. The renovated kitchen, on the apartment’s upper level, features marble counter tops and a breakfast nook that overlooks the living room.

The buyer was listed as Richard Armitage, but it was unclear if that refers to noted British actor Richard Armitage, known for his work on “The Hobbit,” the website said.

The full-service apartment complex has also played host to playwright Terrence McNally, “Sex & the City” columnist Candace Bushnell and fellow “Sex & the City” alum, actor Chris Noth, Real Estalker said.

Casablancas and his wife Juliet picked up the pad in July 2005 for $850,000. [Real Estalker] – Julie Strickland


Related Articles

arrow_forward_ios
Cammeby's International Group founder Rubin Schron and, from top: 194-05 67th Avenue, 189-15 73rd Avenue and 64-05 186th Lane (Credit: Google Maps)

Ruby Schron lands $500M refi for sprawling Queens apartment portfolio

Wendy Silverstein, co-head of WeWork’s real-estate fund, is out

WeWork’s side businesses are fizzling

CoStar reaches $11M settlement in copyright infringement suit against Xceligent

620 Sixth Avenue and RXR Realty's Scott Rechler (Credit: Getty Images, RXR Realty)

RXR gets $400M+ from Goldman Sachs to refi Sixth Avenue building

A New York court’s greenlight of a class action against Big City Realty could change the dynamic of class action suits. (Credit: iStock)

“Nightmare” for landlords: Court OK’s class action against Harlem owner

WeWork founder scrambled for $100M loan before $1.7B bailout

The Daily Digest - Tuesday

WeWork’s cash flow troubles, selling NYCHA’s air rights and more: Daily digest

arrow_forward_ios