The Real Deal New York

Development updates

February 01, 2014 07:00AM
72 Poplar Street

72 Poplar Street

Sales updates

Brooklyn Heights
72 Poplar Street

Sales are slated to launch at the 14-unit condominium building this month. Developed by The Daten Group, and designed by Freyer Architects, the former police precinct features two-, three- and four-bedroom condos ranging in size from 1,424 to 3,368 square feet, and in price from $1.6 million to around $6 million. The penthouse offers 360-degree views of the historic district, and some units include outdoor space. Building amenities include an adjacent garage, gym, lounge, bike storage, and virtual doorman. The price of the 5,000-square-foot attached townhouse is still being finalized. Douglas Elliman’s Greg Williamson and Rob Gross are the agents. Contact:

Columbia Street Waterfront District
255 Columbia Street

The seven-story, 13-unit, environmentally friendly boutique condominium developed by HPI Development LLC, and Stribling Marketing Associates, is now 80 percent sold out. The remaining units include a two-bedroom, 890-square-foot apartment for $975,000, and a three-bedroom unit with 1,253 square feet for $1.475 million. In early spring, the building’s four-bedroom penthouse will be released. The building employs Passive House design to maximize energy efficiency. Building amenities include private storage for each residence, a bicycle room, and a 2,000-square-foot common garden. Stribling Marketing Associates is the agent. Contact:

The Sterling Mason
71 Laight Street

The 32-unit condominium project developed by Taconic Investment Partners and designed by Morris Adjmi, with interior design by Gachot, topped off at seven stories. Construction is slated to be completed in the fall. The two- to six-bedroom units range in size from 2,000 to 5,600 square feet, and in price from $3.9 million to more than $20 million. Building amenities include a library lounge with entertaining space; children’s playroom, bicycle storage; fitness center; private parking garage; and interior courtyard. Douglas Elliman Development Marketing is the agent. Contact:

One Vandam
180 Avenue of the Americas

The 14-story, 25-unit condominium building developed by Quinlan Development Group and Tavros Development Partners has 11 signed contracts. The remaining one- to four-bedroom units range in size from under 1,000 to over 5,000 square feet, and prices range from $1.73 million to $15 million. One Vandam also recently listed the largest of its three penthouses, Penthouse A, a four-bedroom, 5,286-square-foot triplex with five-and-a-half bathrooms and a roof terrace, for $28 million. Building amenities include a 6,400-square-foot landscaped terrace, fitness center, and residents’ lounge. Contact:

Leasing update

Midtown West
Instrata at Mercedes House
550 West 54th Street

The 162-unit luxury residence, which sits atop the Enrique Norten–designed Mercedes House, and was developed by Invesco Real Estate, is now 100 percent leased. The 11 stories have one-, two- and three-bedroom units ranging in size from 613 to 1,698 square feet, and in price from $4,095 to $10,757 monthly. Residents have access to the 80,000-square-foot Mercedes Club, which includes a 30,000-square-foot fitness facility, Wi-Fi café, media room, and lounge with fireplace. Other building amenities include two outdoor decks with a swimming pool, cabanas, lounge areas with fire pits, an outdoor movie theater, a putting green, and a bocce court. Contact: