Friday, January 23, 2015

"Mapping New York City's Most Expensive Homes Ever Sold"

From Curbed:
New York's glassy One57 tower, the founding father of Billionaires Row, recently smashed the record for the most expensive home ever sold in New York City, with a $100.5M sale of the duplex penthouse, finally usurping the $88M sale at 15 Central Park West. To mark the occasion, and reminisce about "cheaper" days, appraiser and graphing guru Jonathan Miller pulled up the top 20 most expensive sales in the history of the city. We turned the list into a map, which conveniently doubles as a tour around southern Central Park. All of the sales are $50 million or more, only two are located Downtown, and just in case you didn't think the market was off the charts, more than half of these sales happened last year....