498 West End
A STORY OF EXCEPTIONALISM

THE BUILDING

THE NEW LANGUAGE
OF LIVING

The exceptional level of imagination, artistry and workmanship at 498 West End Avenue has resulted in the creation of a New Design Vernacular. The result is sublime — a place where space and light mix with elegant materials to infuse traditional forms with unrivaled inventiveness.

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RAISED. ON THE UPPER WEST SIDE.

UPON ARRIVAL

In 1910, when the building first graced the corner, its higher style and unabashed modernity imbued the West Side with an unexpected air of excellence. Today, the structure’s restored façade, including its landmarked ornamental marquee with glass canopy, hosts period wrought iron doors that open onto a newly redesigned lobby.

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A CUT ABOVE

THE AMENITIES

Among the many amenities of 498 WEA is a fitness room with cardio workstations and an exercise area. For the younger set, a delightful activity center with an ingenious wood-peg wall allows kids to express themselves to their heart’s content.

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A Different Kind of Excellent

The RESIDENCES

The magnificent bones of this beautiful turn-of-the-20th-century building provide an enduring structure for a completely new arrangement of apartments, with spectacular finishes — all designed to accommodate 21st-century lifestyles.

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ENLIGHTENED DEPARTURES

KITCHEN

The kitchens embody an artistry and craft that exceeds the highest standards, while presenting a series of innovative design concepts not seen or experienced elsewhere. From the outstanding millwork in custom chocolate-stained oak with contrasting cream-colored ceruse, to a single-slab marble hearth wall that conceals the range hood, every facet of the kitchen is designed to deliver equal portions of elegance and functionality.

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WAYWARD SUPERIORITY

BATHs

A superbly orchestrated medley of subtle colors and unexpected textures creates a serene sanctuary. From the mosaic marble floors and custom glasswork, to the furniture-like vanities and eclectic mix of metals, every bath — whether master, second or powder— possesses a winsome richness of detail.

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ASPIRATION REALIZED

Neighborhood

From the broad leafy streets of the corner it occupies, to its proximity to Riverside Park and nearby amenities, this grand stretch of West End Avenue serves as the heart of one of our city’s most coveted neighborhoods.

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AVAILABILITY

Residence Bed / Bath SQ. Ft. Exposure Price Est. Monthly CC Est. Monthly Tax Floor Plan
Residence 9B 4 / 4 Beds / Baths 2,992 SQ. Ft. N S E W Exposure $ 6,250,000 $2,325.77 Est. Monthly CC $1,907.17 Est. Monthly Tax VIEW Floor Plan

News

An Upper West Side Boomlet

New York Times, Sept. 26, 2014
Downtown may be enjoying more buzz. But the Upper West Side, that not-too-edgy, not-too-bland land of large parks and elegant prewar facades, is holding up its end of the conversation.

Lines snake out the door during open houses in the neighborhood, which by many definitions runs from Columbus Circle to Columbia University between Central and Riverside Parks. Verdi Square, by the West 72nd Street subway stop, has become as much a place to hang out as pass through, round the clock. And many residents insist they wouldn’t consider living anywhere else…

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Condos, conversions & rentals descend on the Upper West Side

New York Post, Sept. 24, 2014
This past Saturday, the West 75th Street Block Association threw their annual block party on the same stretch of West 75th Street and Broadway where they’ve done it for the past six years.

Pasta was on hand from nearby restaurant Papparadella. Project FIND, a group for seniors, hosted the dancing. Salads came from Viand Cafe. And the local merchants raffled off prizes like gift baskets from Fairway, or $100 gift certificates to the Italian restaurant ’Cesca…

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Team

SAMSON MANAGEMENT DEVELOPER

Founded in 1964 by Sam and Arnold Goldstein—the patriarchs of one of New York City’s most prominent real estate families—Samson Management owns and manages more than 5,000 residential units and over 1.5 million square feet of office and retail properties in New York City, Westchester County, Northern New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. Over the last decade, Samson Management has emerged as a major developer of nearly two dozen condominium conversions across the city, including 317 W. 89th St., 595 West End Ave., 40 W. 55th St., 865 U.N. Plaza, 220 W. 93rd St., 905 West End Ave. and 50 Madison Ave. With a history of owning and managing residential, commercial and retail properties, and proven success in development and construction, Samson Management continues its long-standing commitment to investment and providing the highest level of service. Samson Management has several current and pending conversion projects at various stages. samsonmanagement.com

Louise Phillips Forbes EXCLUSIVE BROKER

With more than 24 years in New York’s residential real estate market, Louise Phillips Forbes is an industry leader with a significant following among both homebuyers and sellers throughout Manhattan. One of the first brokers to formulate a team, Louise has achieved notoriety with the cooperation of her sales associates, who collectively bring extraordinary skills and talents from a variety of backgrounds in luxury companies, from public relations and marketing to financial services.  Working in unison, their combined experience enables Louise to have a breadth of knowledge that is unparalleled in the industry today. LouisePhillipsForbes.com

HALSTEAD PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT MARKETING EXCLUSIVE MARKETING AND SALES

Halstead Property Development Marketing (HPDM) is a leading sales and marketing firm dedicated to the craft of new development. HPDM partners with celebrated developers, architects, and designers to create superior building and living experiences of the highest caliber. Having represented billions of dollars in sales over the past decade, the team brings considerable skill, insight and dedication to carving out truly unique properties that benefit residents and developers. HPDM collaborates at every stage of the process, from site analysis to final closing, crafting substance through the team’s ardent attention to the development process. All properties receive additional exposure through the unmatched domestic and international Halstead Property network. hpdmny.com

CETRARUDDY ARCHITECTURE D.P.C. ARCHITECTURE & INTERIOR DESIGN

CetraRuddy is an international award-winning architecture, planning and interior design firm driven by design excellence and the desire to create one-of-a-kind architectural experiences. Intellectually crafted projects are developed with a unique design sensitivity and resourcefulness. CetraRuddy has designed sophisticated and urbane homes for the most discerning residents. The firm is the architect and interior designer for distinguished buildings including Walker Tower and One Madison. cetraruddy.com

AND PARTNERS, NY BRANDING/ADVERTISING

And Partners is a strategic design firm that creates change for our clients using a methodology that goes far beyond the expected. Since 1999, we’ve helped brand and market over $4.5 billion worth of residential properties in Manhattan. Our approach integrates branding, design, innovation and technology — along with deep experience outside the real estate industry — to design every detail of the customer experience. The result is a more robust and more intelligent turnkey offering for real estate projects of all kinds. www.andpartnersny.com

Contact

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