For Two Straight Weeks, Manhattan Luxury Dealmaking Hit 2022 High


Manhattan’s luxurious true estate market has proven steady progress this month.

There were being 41 contracts signed for residences inquiring $4 million or extra in Manhattan in the 7 days ending Sunday, the identical amount as the prior week, tying for highest weekly complete so much this 12 months, according to Monday’s report from Olshan Realty.

The contracts bundled 25 condos, 11 co-ops and five townhouses. Even however the amount of contracts stayed the same from the former 7 days, the total gross sales quantity of the 7 days was $319.22 million, appreciably increased than the previous week’s $280.94 million.

“It was the year’s most important 7 days in co-op gross sales considering the fact that mid-December, with 7 of the 11 co-op offers on the Upper East Side,” the report famous.

“Up until eventually the pandemic, we had been advertising three instances as numerous condos as co-ops. And due to the fact the pandemic, it is been 4 to one particular,” explained Donna Olshan, president of Olshan Realty and the report’s writer. “Co-ops are advertising at a extremely big lower price in comparison to condos, and some individuals are getting captivated to the item when it’s discounted ample.”


The most high priced offer past week was a condominium at 15 Central Park West made by Robert A.M. Stern, inquiring $25 million. The 3,105-sq.-foot home has a few bedrooms and a few and a 50 % loos, featuring sights of Central Park from the main suite and the residing home.

The previous proprietor paid out $24.5 million for the dwelling in 2011. This was also the fourth time this 12 months that a device at 15 Central Park West was possibly the most or next-most high priced contract, according to the report.

The setting up amenities consist of a 14,000-square-foot physical fitness center with a 75-foot pool, a landscaped motor court and garage, a non-public restaurant for citizens, a sport area, a library, a business centre, a children’s playroom and an outdoor terrace.


The 2nd-most pricey deal was a duplex apartment in Tribeca with a terrace,inquiring nearly $20 million. The past operator acquired the 5,499-sq.-foot house for $12.728 million in 2011. The developing was created in 1931, and the unit was redesigned by Steven Harris Architects, that includes 4 bedrooms, five and a 50 % loos, a 35-foot residing space with a fuel fire and a 26-foot fantastic area. The initially floor is surrounded by the 1,345-sq.-foot terrace.

The boutique condominium making has a doorman and features facilities like a exercise home, a private storage and a prevalent roof deck.


The progress in Manhattan’s true estate sector was not restricted to luxurious homes. Final 7 days also marked the strongest week in total contracts in Manhattan this yr with 348 contracts signed, in accordance to Garrett Derderian, director of market intelligence at SERHANT. The weekly overall performance was up 17% from the weekly typical so far this yr.

“Perhaps undeterred by the Russian invasion of Ukraine, buyers proceed to scoop up Manhattan properties at an raising rate as U.S. genuine estate is considered as a secure expense,” Mr. Derderian explained.