Crown Building penthouse in contract for whopping $180M: sources Unit is trading for north of $14,000 per foot
The Crown Building and Vladislav Doronin
UPDATED, MARCH 15, 4:30 p.m.: An unknown buyer has entered contract to buy the five-story penthouse at the Crown Building for $180 million, The Real Deal has learned. If a deal is finalized at that price, it would surpass the priciest closed home deal in New York City — a $100.5 million penthouse sold in 2014 — by roughly $80 million.
At $14,358 per foot, the price would also set a new record on a per foot basis, even when held up against the city s most ambitious luxury developments. A source familiar with the project confirmed the unit was in contract, but declined to comment further.
Sitting atop 730 Fifth Avenue, the 12,536-square-foot residence is one of 26 condominium units being developed by Russian billionaire Vladislav Doronin at 730 Fifth Avenue, whi上海贵族宝贝论坛