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188 E 78th St
New York, NY 10075 (Upper East Side)
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188 E 78th St New York, NY 10075

(Upper East Side)
  • 2,601 sqft
  • Condo
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Property Details for 188 E 78th St


This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from October 06, 2016
PRICED TO SELL This 32nd floor penthouse with two corner balconies offers breathtaking panoramic views of the New York City skyline including sights of Central Park, the East River and the George Washington Bridge. Tall peaked windows, unique to this penthouse, stream in beautiful morning sunrises, perfect light all day, and incredible sunsets. This unit truly has it all. A gracious entry foyer sets the tone for this sprawling space. The large living room has a gas fireplace, the formal dining room features one of two corner balconies, and the large granite eat-in kitchen is windowed a...nd bright. A wide hallway leads to the private spaces. The expansive master bedroom suite features an enormous walk-in closet, balcony access, as well as stunning northern and southern exposures with extraordinary views of Central Park, Midtown Manhattan and the Empire State Building. The luxurious, marble master bath has double sinks, a soaking tub and separate stall shower. The spacious second bedroom with ensuite bath and additional balcony access enjoys amazing northwest views of Central Park. The third bedroom faces north and has its own private ensuite bath. Completing this marvelous apartment, there is a wet bar for entertaining, a laundry room, and a semi-private elevator landing. The Empire at 188 East 78th Street is a recently built full-service white glove condominium with a gym, saunas, playroom, cinema room, two outdoor gardens, parking garage, business center and a lounge with full caterers kitchen. There is currently an assessment of $391.93 per month for upgrades to the amenities floor.
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188 E 78th St Public Records


Official property, sales, and tax information from county (public) records as of 12/2016:
    • Condominium (Residential)
    • 1 Unit
    • 2,601 sqft
    • Subdivision: THE EMPIRE CONDOMINIUM
    • Stories: 32 story
    • County: New York
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Additional Costs For 188 E 78th St


Property Taxes and Assessment of 188 E 78th St


Land
Improvement
Total
$92,458
+
$391,543
=
$484,001
Land
Improvement
Total
$205,462
+
$870,096
=
$1,075,558
Year Tax Assessment Market
2016 $56,191 $484,001  $1,075,558 
Source: Public Records

Price History & Trends


Price History for 188 E 78th St


Date Event Price Source Agents
05/12/2006 Sold view detail $4,250,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    05/12/2006
  • Contract Date
    05/02/2006
  • Sale Price
    $4,250,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Deed
03/23/2001 Sold view detail $3,971,500 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    03/23/2001
  • Contract Date
    03/13/2001
  • Sale Price
    $3,971,500
  • Price Type
    Sales price computed from Transfer Tax. No indication whether tax was paid on full or partial consideration.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $15,886
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Condominium Deed

Real Estate Trends in this area

Median sale price for all homes in this area $1,580,000 0% below listing price

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