Wellington Tower, built in 1999 and designed by Schuman Lichenstein Claman & Efron, is a luxurious apartment building located on the corner of 82nd and 1st. The building has 19 floors and 151 units and is recognizable from its prestigious limestone, granite and brick façade.
Homes in this building range in size from studio apartments to five bedroom units, so there is a bit of wiggle room if you’re interested in converting bedrooms into home offices or libraries. Residents of Wellington Tower will enjoy a very long list of amenities, including somewhat high ceilings and large windows, which will ensure that each home is sun drenched and comfortable. Building amenities include a fitness center, sauna, spa services, and a steam room. There is also optional maid service, so you won’t have to worry about dusting your large spaces.
The neighborhood surrounding Wellington Tower has everything you might ever need, including premier shopping, excellent restaurants, great private schools, and incredible entertainment. There are local grocery stores and quick and easy access to transportation. But, with the full service concierge, anything else that you might need is just a phone call away.
Over the years numerous investors have purchased apartments in the building for the purpose of renting them out. As a result of this the building is not Fannie Mae approved. Buyers who are looking to purchase in this building should work with a realtor that can explain this process and help find private financing.
If you’re interested in renting or buying a home in Wellington Tower, contact us at (646) 568 – 7175, and we we’ll find the right agent for you to help you through the process of buying in this building and securing financing if needed.
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