A sum of $21.5 million might seem like a lot of money but, in the outrageous world of New York real estate, you might be surprised by how little it will actually buy. Except when it comes to 232 East 63rd St., better known as the Upper East Side Versailles.
This 12,000-square-foot townhouse is now back on the market reduced from its original $27 million 2011 listing.
Of all the shocking features this residence has, perhaps the most startling is that the property's broker calls it a bargain at $21.5 million. Warburg Realty's Jason Haber insists: "This is the best townhouse on the market right now. Asking less than $1,800 a square foot quite frankly makes this house a steal."
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The numbers inside are even more eye-popping than the price: 25 feet wide, 12,000 square feet, 12 bathrooms, 10-seat theater, six floors, five bedrooms, three terraces, three fireplaces, one pool, one elevator, one gym, one sauna, one roof deck, one private garden and one extra-long garage.