5 NYC-area homes fit for financiers
Hedge your bets with these luxe suburban estates
Even the most high-powered analyst may find themselves longing for some peace and quiet away from the bustle of Wall Street. But the residential market outside of New York has been booming, so buyers have to be bullish if they want to secure a suburban asset.
Ready to hedge your bets? Our editors have compiled homes on the market in the tri-state area that would please financiers of all stripes, from the grizzled industry vet to an upstart associate. Check out our picks below.
The leisure-seeking partner
$5.6 million | 7 BR, 8 BA | New Canaan, CT
Ready to trade the ticker tape for a tennis racket? Look no further than 913 Oenoke Ridge, set on five acres of land that includes a lighted tennis court. The nearly 11,000-square-foot property has a spacious chef’s kitchen and 3,000-bottle wine cellar, along with a sprawling wood-paneled library and several fireplaces.
The eccentric industrialist
$1.9 million | 5 BR, 5.5 BA | Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY
For the finance pro with unconventional taste, there’s this eye-catching, contemporary home at 9 Taft Place. The home has high ceilings, oversized windows — the better to emphasize the views of the Hudson River — and marble flooring. Perks include a home theater and an indoor pool, as well as easy access to the nearby Cornwall Yacht Club.
A suburban complex fit for a founder
$30 million | 8 BR, 11.5 BA | Greenwich, CT
Over the river and through the woods is 14 Cowdray Park Drive, a European-inspired mansion designed by Steven Gambrel and located on 14 acres of open space. The eight-bedroom home has an indoor pool, a colorful dining room with lacquered walls and spacious banquet halls for larger gatherings. The property includes lush outdoor spaces inspired by an English country garden.
The tech-savvy tycoon
$6.9 million | 5 BR, 6.5 BA | Bronxville, NY
A financier with a penchant for proptech will feel right at home at 7 Carlton Road. The property has a Lynx smart home system, which includes home automation and keyless entry. There’s also a Sonos sound system and infrared cameras in the home. Located in Bronxville, just outside of the city, this French-inspired structure has an open floor plan, intricate mill work, marble flooring and chandeliers throughout. As an added bonus, you can greet guests like royalty from your own floating staircase.
The associate looking for new scenery
$8.9 million | 6 BR, 7.5 BA | Greenwich, CT
This newly constructed home on 570 North Street comes with a perk you don’t see everyday: a heated barn. The 14,000-square-foot property has large windows, high ceilings and a glass-walled master bath with a soaking tub overlooking the backyard. The home also boasts a chef’s kitchen, wine cellar and in-home theater. And there’s another (liquid) asset: an outdoor infinity-edge pool.