Now, 2 more luxury condos on the block this week

Two sensational condos are to be auctioned this week in Manhattan.

Museum Tower

Museum Tower

One is a 1,204-sf one-bedroom apartment on the 18th floor of the Museum Tower.  To be sold fully furnished, the condo has a Midtown address: 15 W. 53rd St., #18F.  With high ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows and one and a half baths, the unit is in a building with every imaginable amenity.

The owner was Dan Wise, accused in April of running a $67 million Ponzi scheme based on phony real estate investments.

The other one is an 889-sf unit with balcony overlooking Times Square from the 11th Floor.  Its address is 1600 Broadway, #11B.  Also in a in a post-war building laden with amenities, this one-bedroom, one-bath apartment has numerous features, among them:

  • Like-new condition
  • Home office
  • High ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows with spectacular views
  • Wood floors throughout
  • Elegant stainless-steel cabinets
  • Stainless-steel Sub-Zero, Bosch and Miele appliances
  • Porcelain-tile kitchen floors
  • Spa-like mosaic-tile bath
  • Light wood-tone vanity, limestone countertops and custom designed stainless-steel basin
  • Washer  and dryer
  • Central air conditioning

You can inspect both units Tuesday, Oct. 20, 5 p.m.-7 p.m.

The auction, conducted by David R. Maltz & Co., will be at the Millennium Broadway Hotel, 145 W. 44th St. on Thursday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m.  Registration for bidders starts at 7 p.m.

For the Broadway condo, bidders need to present a $65,000 certified check payable to David R. Maltz & Co. Inc.  For the Museum Tower apartment, the check must be for $75,000 payable to Maureen Gaughan as Chapter 7 Trustee.

Good luck!  And keep up with news about the U.S. and New York City housing markets in my free bi-weekly e-newsletter.

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Malcolm Carter
Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker
Senior Vice President
Charles Rutenberg Realty
127 E. 56th Street
New York, NY 10022

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Museum Tower

Museum Tower

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