This beautiful one-bedroom apartment is located in Long Island City, in the luxurious East River Tower. The apartment has a graciously-sized living room with 9.5-foot ceilings and double-paned, floor-to-ceiling windows. Its Western and Southern exposure lends itself to an abundance of natural light throughout the entire day. Furthermore, the apartment features a breathtaking view of the East River and the Manhattan skyline from the Upper East Side down to One World Trade Center. All of this can be enjoyed from your own private balcony, where you can easily view the spectacular 4th of July fireworks! In addition, there is a PRIVATE PARKING SPACE in the indoor garage that comes INCLUDED with the apartment on the first floor of the building.
The kitchen is tastefully done and extremely functional, flowing naturally into the living room, making it perfect for entertaining. The space boasts an exorbitant amount of counter space, ample cabinet storage, stainless-steel Asko appliances, and is complete with a breakfast bar.
The Master Bedroom is extremely well-proportioned, and comfortably fits a king-sized bed, as well as night stands on both sides. In addition, the bedroom features the same floor-to-ceiling windows as the living room, which further offers the spectacular view of the Manhattan skyline. Adjacent to the bedroom and the living room, the spacious bathroom features Carrara Marble throughout, a deep, Jacuzzi-jet bathtub, and three widely-spaced mirrors providing extra storage.
The apartment sports oak hardwood floors throughout and a washer/dryer , which is cleverly tucked away within the unit.
The East River Tower is a full service condo with a modern lobby, 24/7 doorman, full fitness center, and a gorgeous outdoor common space equipped with two full-size BBQs for communal or private summertime grilling.
There is much to enjoy in the culturally-diverse neigh-borhood of Northwest Queens (Long Island City/Astoria) including: Socrates Sculpture Park, The Noguchi Museum, and The Museum of Moving Image. You are minutes away from Gantry Plaza State Park, Astoria Park, and Queens Bike Paths, Bike Lanes and Greenways. Additionally, the building is nearby the 21st St. Plaza (dry cleaning, pet shop, Verizon store, City Fresh Restaurant), a Costco’s, Roosevelt Island, and wonderful local shops, cafés, bakeries, markets, and restaurants.
Public transportation is convenient and makes for easy commuting. The Astoria route of the Citywide Ferry, with service to Roosevelt Island, Long Island City, East 34th Street and Wall Street, begins this year, and the Astoria stop is right around the corner. The Q103, Q69, and Q100 buses provide easy access to the F train, and the Q104 makes for a quick ride to the N/W and R trains.
East River Tower is FHA approved, and there is a 15-year 421A tax abatement which ends in 2025.