303 East 33rd Street Designed By Perkins Eastman


Architects Perkins Eastman has a new project, 303 East 33rd Street, the first green development in the Murray Hill neighborhood of Manhattan. The project is a 12-story, 165,000 sf building. The interior of the building comprises 128 studio, one-, two-, and three-bedroom homes in a variety of layouts as well as a three-bedroom, four-bathroom triplex penthouse. Additional amenities include a fully-equipped fitness center, media lounge with pool table, a children’s playroom, and full-service concierge.


Real Estate: Sophisticated New York Penthouse


Sophisticated could be used to describe this Manhattan 1 bedroom, 2 full baths penthouse which provides a very spacious and comfortable setting. Inside you will be greeted by the gracious 16 by 23 living room features a handsome gas fireplace and 12 foot ceiling. The master bedroom is fitted with custom cabinets and closets of anigre wood.

The master bathroom is never cold because of its radiant heated floors and heated towel rack. In the dining room you will find custom fitted storage for all your china and crystal. The gourmet kitchen features custom cabinetry,a DCS 5 burner range & microwave, a Bosch dishwasher, Sub-Zero refrigerator and wine cooler.

Outside the two large terraces have an automatic watering system and automatic awning with wind and sun sensor. Other features include central air conditioning, a sound system placed throughout the apartment,a Lutron lighting system and custom Skyline windows. The price this penthouse goes for is $2,850,000. Check out more pictures under the jump.

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Career Moves: Nas Partners With FILA

Nas has inked a one year partnership with clothing brand FILA. Nas’s part of the deal involves him wearing Fila products and co-create a clothing line that will be based from fashions of the late ’80s. FILA will return Nas the favor by giving him financial support for upcoming print and TV ad campaign as well as his upcoming tour for his album which is currently untitled but is set to hit stores July 15 on Def Jam.

Fila’s president John Epstein told Billboard . “It was a natural match. One of my executives spotted Nas shopping in our Manhattan store and struck up a conversation with him,” Epstein says. “Nas isn’t interested in selling out. He’s interested in being true, and that fits with our brand.”

Armani Designs Penthouse In Manhattan

High-end fashion designer Armani have recently interior decorated a penthouse complex on 20 Pine in Manhattan. 20 Pine was previously the headquarters of Chase Manhattan Bank but now it’s replaced with¬†409 residences. 20 Pine is an prime¬†location for real estate, it currently has apartments priced at $3.2 million.

Living on 20 Pine provides a lot of perks such as a full-time doorman and concierge, pool and spa, state-of-the-art fitness center, golf simulation room, billiards room. Prices range from $715,000 all the way up to $3.2 million for a place at 20 Pine.