The Bristol – 300 East 56 St

The Bristol is a luxury apartment rental building located in Midtown Manhattan. The building is a well-known prestigious New York address in the sophisticated Sutton Place neighborhood. The Bristol offers apartments ranging in size from one to three bedrooms, all with large and spacious layouts. Amenities are among the best to be found in Manhattan, including an attentive, responsive staff, a fitness center and children’s playroom, terraced gardens, and landscaped rooftop sun deck.

Units and Pricing

There are currently three available units for rent at The Bristol. A one bedroom unit is listed for $3,050/month while two three bedroom units are listed for $6,195 and $7,695/month. The median price for the 114 past rental listings is $6,475/month, while the current median price for the three available units is $6,195/month.

Features and Amenities

The Bristol features a circular entry driveway with an elegant two story lobby. There is a 24-hour doorman at the building, which also offers a monitored service entrance and a package room. Valet and maid service is available. Resident enjoy a landscaped rooftop sun deck, landscaped gardens, crown moldings and wall sconces, decorative wood-framed apartment entrance doors, on-premise laundry, a children’s playroom, on-premise attended garage and a fully equipped fitness center.

Location

The Bristol is located in the prestigious Sutton Place neighborhood in Midtown East. It’s just a short walk from the United Nations, and overlooks the East River. Second Avenue in the fifties and sixties boasts a bevy of eateries, bars and grocery stores, and there is a movie theater on 64th and 2nd. There’s plenty to do in the area, and Sutton Place is one of the most respected neighborhoods in Manhattan. The Bristol sits on a quiet tree-lined street chock full of charm.

Why You Would Want to Live Here

Sutton Place is, as detailed above, one of the most prestigious neighborhoods in New York. It features tree-lined streets and oodles of charm, and The Bristol itself isn’t too shabby. It boasts gorgeous historical details inside the common spaces and the residences are large and spacious. The building boasts a rooftop deck and private landscaped gardens, as well as a fitness center, and there’s plenty to do on the surrounding streets.

The Belmont – 320 East 46th Street

The Belmont is a luxury rental apartment building located in Manhattan’s Turtle Bay neighborhood. The Belmont boasts a reputation for luxurious privacy in a vibrant neighborhood. One, two, and three-bedroom apartments come with the city’s most convenient access to the rest of the world - whether by subway, through Grand Central Station, or via the FDR Drive, on simply on foot. The Belmont is located close to shopping, as well as a variety of parks and green spaces, the open air market at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza Park, restaurants and more.

Units and Pricing

There are currently only three units available for rent at The Belmont, ranging in price from $2,995/month for a one bedroom to $4,595/month for a two bedroom. There are 102 previous rental listings; the median price for these listings is $3,995.

Features and Amenities

The Belmont boasts a two-story lobby with attentive 24-hour doorman service; custom-designed corridors; professionally landscaped park with attractive seating areas; and landscaped rooftop sun terrace. There is a modern fitness center on site and personal trainers are available. The building offers a laundry facility with air conditioning and closed circuit TV security; extra storage for bicycles and empty luggage; valet service and maid service are available.

Location

The Belmont is just a hop, skip and a jump from Grand Central Station and the Midtown business district, and is located just a few blocks away from the United Nations. Residents of Turtle Bay love the  neighborhood for its quiet and quaint feel – it’s full of boutiques, bars and eateries, and is quiet come evening, but offers a convenient and easy commute to Midtown. Come home to something quiet at The Belmont and then head over to the hustle and bustle come morning.

Why You Would Want to Live Here

The Belmont is a luxury rental building that boasts a gorgeous lobby, a modern fitness center and a rooftop deck, as well as spacious, sunlit apartments. The building offers all the amenities you want and nothing that you don’t, and its central location means that the commute to work in the mornings is a cinch. The Belmont is especially good for those who have to commute out of the city in the mornings, as its just a short walk to Grand Central.

The Bamford – 333 East 56th Street

The Bamford is a luxury rental apartment building located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan. The Bamford has a majority of one-bedroom apartments and boasts great rooftop “spa” featuring an enclosed swimming pool, big outside sundeck, and fully-equipped fitness center. The entire top floor is dedicated to these all-weather amenities, which include saunas, showers, sun terrace, and party room. Located on 55th Street and 2nd Avenue, the Bamford offers great neighborhood amenities as well as quick, central access to all points in and out of the City. The Bamford offers 24-hour doorman service and there is valet and maid service available.

Units and Pricing

There are currently only two units available at The Bamford, a testament to the building’s popularity. Both available units are one bedroom apartments, listed for $3,050 and $3.095/month. Previous listings, of which there are 75, ranged in price from $2,995/month for a one bedroom, one bath unit to $6,800 for a large two bedroom, 2.5 bath unit. The median price for previous units is $3,395/month.

Features and Amenities

The entire top floor of The Bamford is dedicated to all-weather amenities, which include a swimming pool, saunas, showers, sun terrace, and party room. The building also boasts a doorman, concierge, magnificent lobby, a fitness center and available maid and valet service.

Location

The Bamford is located on a quiet street on the East Side of Midtown Manhattan. It’s just a few blocks from the Queensboro Bridge, which causes a lot of traffic to the area. Second Avenue in the fifties and sixties boasts a bevy of eateries, bars and grocery stores, and there is a movie theater on 64th and 2nd. There’s plenty to do in the area, and The Bamford is also close to the park at Sutton Place. There is good crosstown bus service on 57th Street.

Why You Would Want to Live Here

The Bamford is the perfect spot for a pied-a-terre. Businessmen and women will appreciate the building’s hotel-like services and amenities. The apartments are spacious and sun-drenched, but don’t necessarily boast renovated kitchens and baths. For those who don’t live in New York City full time, The Bamford boasts a quiet yet centralized Midtown Manhattan location.

The Metropolis – 150 East 44th Street

The Metropolis is a rental apartment building located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan at East 44th Street. It’s situated just a short walk from Grand Central Station, and offers a living space close to all that New York City has to offer. The Metropolis is known for its outstanding location, but it also features gourmet kitchens, updated finishes and a slew of amenities including a 24 hour doorman, a fitness center, and more. Those who rent at The Metropolis enjoy a locational proximity to Bryant Park, the New York Public Library, Grand Central’s Oyster Bar and more.

Units and Pricing

There is currently only one active rental listing available at The Metropolis. It’s a one bedroom apartment priced at $3,395/month. Previous rental listings (of which there are 271)  have ranged from $2,390/month to $4,975/month. The average price per square foot at The Metropolis is $58.

Features and Amenities

Apartments at The Metropolis feature gourmet kitchens with polished chrome Kohler fixtures, spacious cabinetry, matching Maytag appliances, white tile floors, and granite countertops. Bathrooms feature Camela marble floors, tub surrounds and baseboards finished in Bottocino Classico marble and polished chrome fixtures.

Amenities at The Metropolis include a 360 degree wraparound, landscaped rooftop terrace, a fitness center, billiards room, maid service, dry cleaning, massage services, a driving range and more.

Location

The centrality of The Metropolis is its selling feature. Located on East 44th Street, The Metropolis is just blocks away from Grand Central, Bryant Park, The New York Public Library, and just about every public transportation option under the sun. The Metropolis sits in the heart of the city’s commercial center, surrounded by bars, restaurants, shops and corporations galore. Just a few blocks west on Fifth and Sixth Avenue, you’ll find some of the best shopping Manhattan has to offer, including luxury boutiques and big box department stores.

Why You Would Want to Live Here

The Metropolis is quite possibly the most perfect pied-a-terre one could ask for. The amenities might not be spectacular, and the apartments aren’t condo-quality, but the location is unbeatable. The opportunity to be within a minute of Grand Central, and a variety of public transit options, as well as Bryant Park, the Public Library and world-class restaurants. Those looking to live close to their workplace will also benefit from living at The Metropolis.