Sure, “best of 2012” lists are so last year, but hot NYC property never goes out of style. Here are the most popular Big Apple real estate developments on BuzzBuzzHome, in ascending order:
4. 515 East 72 by River Terrace
Was there ever any doubt? At 90 stories and 1,005 feet fall, Extell Development’s most buzz-worthy project made international headlines when the penthouse sold for a record-breaking $90 million, or $13,000 per square foot. With its distinctive waterfall facade designed by Christian de Portzamparc, One57 has become a hub for the fabulously rich; since the November 2011 sales launch, more than $1 billion worth of apartments have been purchased. Residents will enjoy dizzying views of Central Park to the north, Midtown to the south, and both the Hudson and East Rivers — plus the satisfaction of living in Manhattan’s most talked-about condo tower.