With the busy season heating up, New York City remains the country’s fourth least affordable housing market. Prospective buyers must carefully weigh their options to find a home that aligns with their wishlist and budget. However, there are advantageous opportunities for savvy buyers across the boroughs. The following homes under $900,000 feature plenty of in-unit showstoppers, building amenities, and low cap rates.
This bright and beautiful two-bedroom co-op in Chelsea receives plenty and has low monthly payments. Residents will enter the unit into the dining space that steps down into a sunken living room with plenty of windows and storage. The kitchen space encompasses new custom cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, and an island with quartz countertops that overlooks the living area. Each bedroom resides on the other side of the unit, past the bathroom with recently renovated modern features. In the primary bedroom, residents can comfortably fit a king-size bed and many items in their walk-in closets. This boutique condominium building makes the ideal location for a Midtown worker who enjoys spending time near Chelsea Piers, Hudson Yards, and the Highline.
Residents in this one-bedroom co-op unit live on the top floor of their elevator building. The home enters into an open-concept living area, complete with exposed brick, two windows, and hardwood floors. Off the entrance, owners will find the kitchen that consists of stainless steel appliances, including a dishwasher. The unit hosts four closets near and in the primary bedroom, and owners can then travel up the spiral staircase to their private solarium and roof deck. This standout feature consists of over 175 square feet of space, leaving enough room for furniture, and the inside portion can fit a desk to create a tranquil home office. Owners will easily access local restaurants, cafes, and public transportation.
Long Island City buyers can tour this one-bedroom condo in The Galerie that includes modern finishes. The living space features Bosch appliances, an open-concept design, and natural light. Throughout the unit, owners can take advantage of plenty of storage space and their washer and dryer. In the bedroom, residents will find a large closet and window to let in the sunlight. The spacious bathroom incorporates Zebra-Mink marble wall tiles and custom lacquer cabinetry. This amenity-filled building provides residents access to a state-of-the-art fitness center, pool, roof deck, and live-in property manager. The building rests near many neighborhood favorites like restaurants, shopping opportunities, and cultural attractions.
Uptown buyers can acquire over 1,250 square feet of space and natural light with this lofted two-bedroom condo. The second floor overlooks the oversized living room, complete with two-story tall windows and bright hardwood floors. In the renovated kitchen, they’ll find stainless steel appliances, a dishwasher, and plenty of room for a dining table. Upstairs, residents can convert the smaller bedroom into a home office and access the primary bedroom with two closets and oversized windows. Each floor of the unit includes a full bathroom, with the in-unit washer and dryer residing in the second floor’s bathroom. This unit resides in the Magnolia Mansion Lofts, which provides common rooftop access, a courtyard, and full-time super. The building, which originally served as a school, turned into residential units in 1987 and features many pre-war charms in the common areas. This unit recently had a $46,000 price drop and also has a low cap rate of 2.33%.
Prospective buyers can tour this renovated brownstone unit on historic Bergen Street in Crown Heights. The unit features sleek finishes and maintains original touches like exposed brick and high ceilings. In the open-concept kitchen and living area, owners will appreciate stainless steel appliances and access to their private terrace that overlooks the back of the block. This condo features two bedrooms, and the primary includes beautiful arched windows. In the bathroom, owners will find a double vanity and Carrara marble tiles. Throughout the entire unit, they will also appreciate a washer and dryer, 8″ oak wood floors, and central air conditioning. This building resides near neighborhood favorites like the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens, and Prospect Park, and plenty of dining opportunities.