Category — Duplex Co-ops
A 7,000 sq. ft. duplex Park Avenue co-op owned by the late Warburg Pincus investment banker Lionel Pincus was sold for $12.5 million.
According to New York City public records, the buyers was a cryptic trust, the CES Trust, represented by Withers Bergman, LLP, a law firm that boasts of being the “leading law firm for successful people, families, businesses and charities.”
Corcoran’s Joan Kaplan had the exclusive.
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November 29, 2010 1 Comment
Manhattan socialite Liliane Peck just sold her triplex co-op apartment at 1040 Madison Avenue a/k/a 31 East 79th Street, for $7 million.
The buyer was CPA Joel Ackerman, the newly appointed Director of the Fuoco Group, LLP, an accounting and business advisory firm. Ackerman also holds a Masters of Science in Taxation.
The triplex occupies three high floors. It comes with a wood-burning fireplace in the living, like other apartments in this grand pre-war building.
The 4-bedroom, 3½ bathroom apartment also has a library on the second floor of the duplex.
Peck bought Anna Bulgari’s apartment in the same building for $3.49 million last year.
August 3, 2010 1 Comment
Julian Setian, the COO at privately held SOS International, a U.S. Defense Department contractor, just paid $2.495 million for a 2,377 sq. ft. 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom duplex co-op loft apartment in the West Village.
Monthly maintenance is $2,315.
The sellers were David A. Willmott and Catherine S. Willmott. The couple will celebrate their 12-year wedding anniversary this summer.
David is currently the Senior Vice President of Corporate Development and Strategy at Blount International, a worldwide manufacturing company based in Portland, Oregon.
According to public disclosures, David is an 11-year veteran of now downfallen and bankrupt Lehman Brothers where he was a partner in the investment firm’s private equity division. Before joining Blount, Willmott was a co-founder and partner at the New York based private equity firm Collins Willmott & Co. LLC.
Halstead’s Susan Goldman had the exclusive.
Neighbors in the building include:
- Morgan Stanley Executive Director Beverly Israely, and Frederick Kelly, who paid $1.916 million for their apartment in 2005.
- Jason McCoy and Lisbeth Rassmussen-McCoy, who paid $1.55 million for their co-op.
- Underground art mavin Jacaeber Kastor and Althea Kastor who paid $1.35 million for their co-op loft in 2006;
- Gregory Blatt, CEO of Match.com and former General Counsel for Martha Stewart Living, who paid $2.36 million for his co-op in Dec. 2005
March 23, 2010 1 Comment