Presenting this month’s hottest properties for another place to call home
We’ve seen some beautiful homes, and we’ve also seen some truly spectacular ones. The perfect abode, by our definition, is one that laps up magnificent city skyline or ocean views, with a capacious outdoor terrace and a slew of posh amenities for residents to enjoy. We’ve compiled a list of residences from around the world that seem to have it all – all you have to do is pick and choose.
30 Park Place, Manhattan, US
Perched on the 76th floor, this 3,173 sq ft penthouse is managed by Four Seasons Private Residences, and offers sweeping views of the Manhattan skyline and Hudson River. It has three bedrooms and four-and-a-half bathrooms, along with a sizeable living room that comes with a charming French-limestone fireplace. The residence boasts features such as an eat-in kitchen with Bilotta rift-cut oak cabinetry and two striking loggias. Developed by Silverstein Properties, Inc and designed by Robert AM Stern Architects, the property also offers a host of wellness and dining amenities.
The deal-clincher: Storage space will be the least of your concerns as the residential building comes with a private storage unit.
Price: US$13,850,000 (S$19,665,823)
Villa Montmorency, Paris, France
Villa Montmorency is a 4,973 sq ft mansion situated in the 16th district and is home to three storeys of contemporary, luxury fittings. A large living room, dining room and an eat-in kitchen are on the ground floor, while two bedrooms, dressing rooms and two bathrooms occupy the second floor. On the third level, one will find another bedroom and bathroom, while the fitness room, wine cellar and garage are in the basement.
The deal-clincher: Nature lovers will enjoy the residence’s landscaped garden that sprawls across 1,292 sq ft.
Price: €16 million (S$25.36 million)
111 Murray Street, New York, US
The 7,488 sq ft Penthouse Two sits atop the 111 Murray Street tower in New York’s trendy Tribeca neighbourhood. A private elevator brings you straight to the formal entry gallery, which leads to the library and the expansive living room beyond. The latter spans 1,500 sq ft and is surrounded by floor-to-ceiling windows and a wraparound balcony that offer breathtaking views of the skyline and New York Harbor. The penthouse, which has five bedrooms, is the result of the collaborative work of Fisher Brothers, Witkoff and New Valley.
The deal-clincher: The master bath in this residence boasts a freestanding soaking tub that laps up spectacular views of the city skyline – you’d never want to leave the bathroom.
Price: US$40 million (S$56.8 million)
Nefeli, Mykonos, Greece
Nefeli is a six-bedroom, six-bathroom residence that sits on a spectacular clifftop in the area of Agios Lazaros overlooking the Aegean Sea. The 4,306 sq ft property is home to a fully furnished chef’s kitchen, state-of-the-art gym and a spacious outdoor area that comes with a lavish rooftop jacuzzi and custom-made sun beds. The home’s security system is top-notch too, with outdoor cameras and a high-tech alarm system in place.
The deal-clincher: The residence has its own private helipad, perfect for jet-setters.
Price: €5.95 million (S$9.43 million)
Boulevard St Germain, Paris, France
Located in the heart of the 7th arrondissement of Paris is a 14,735 sq ft 19th-century private mansion. Completely revitalised, the mansion boasts colossal living spaces, a manicured garden, terraces and a courtyard. Each level of this three-floor mansion comes with different amenities, notably the garden level which houses a lounge, cinema room, gym room, sauna, steam room and more.
The deal-clincher: This one’s for you if you’ve got a nice collection of cars to flaunt. The mansion has two basements offering five parking spaces.
Price: US$54,375,625 (S$77,208,766)