sarah jessica parker Carrie Bradshaw home is back on the market for $9.65 million:The townhouse that served as the original setting for Carrie Bradshaw's home in " and the City" is back on the market for a whopping $9.65 million. The 4100-square-foot, four-story West Village home at 64 Perry St., which sold for $9 million this past November, was the backdrop during early episodes of the show. It has four floors and six fireplaces. Producers later switched the home next door at 66 Perry St. for Sarah Jessica Parker's character. In the series, Carrie was said to live on the upper East Side. If only that were true frustrated neighbors of 64 and 66 Perry are fed up with the constant gawking from tourists. Listed with Sotheby's International Realty, the first showings of the five-bedroom house were this week. The apartment sold just in November, after it was listed for $8.5 million and multiple offers drove the price up to $9 million. Listing pos show a bright white space with hardwood floors with crown molding, gilded mirrors and window trim. The new owners will have some work ahead of them. The listing describes the space as "waiting to be restored to its original grandeur." Corcoran broker Robby Browne, who worked on the November sale said that while he couldn't discuss details of the buyer - that they did not intend to buy the home and quickly flip it for more cash. Rather, their plans had changed. According to public records, the buyer was 64 Perry LLC, a limited liability corporation registered under Christopher Denisulk of the Ayco Company. Ayco works with high net worth individuals and is a subsidiary of Goldman Sachs. It is unclear whether Denisulk purchased the home for himself or a client.
Russian billionaire Dmitry Rybolovleva bought his daughter Ekaterina Rybolovleva a New York City apartment for $88 million:You may have heard that a Russian billionaire, Dmitry Rybolovleva, who made his fortune in fertilizer, bought his daughter a New York City apartment for $88 million. So who is this lucky duck? From what we can find out, the mysterious Ekaterina Rybolovleva is 22 years old, and doesn't even live in the Big Apple. The Russian heiress does, however, live in the U.S. where she stus at an €œundisclosed U.S. university€ -- the New York Post says Harvard -- but nothing's confirmed. The blonde beauty, now the proud owner of New York's priciest crash pad, has stayed out of the spotlight. A serious equestrian (who could probably stash a horse or two in the 6,437 square foot penthouse with 10 rooms and a wrap-around terrace) she competes at trials across Europe. Although the horsewoman was born in Russia, she has spent the last 15 years mainly in Switzerland and Monaco. And, in the rare instance she does hole up in her tony 15 Central Park West address, she can always borrow a cup of sugar from one of her neighbors in the post building, like Sting, Denzel Washington and head of Goldman Sachs Lloyd Blankfein. Meet 22-year-old Ekaterina Rybolovleva, the proud owner of New York's most expensive apartment, courtesy of her Ã¼ber rich daddy, former fertilizer magnate, Dmitry Rybolovlev. POS: Inside New York's Most Expensive Apartment If you've ever wanted to know what an $88 million pad looks like you now have the chance to find out, courtesy of realestate.aol.com. The 6,744 sq ft apartment boasts 10 rooms, a wrap-around terrace, it's own library, seven walk-in closets and a wrap around terrace which boasts stunning views of the city. POS: Inside Petra Ecclestone's Remodeled $85 Million Mansion The seller was Sanford I. Weill, the former head of Citigroup Inc and the Wall Street Journal reports that the sale generated a cool $2.5 million in city and state taxes, and the lucky real estate broker pocketed around $3.5 million in commission. Getting one up on Petra, who threw down a mere $85 million for her real estate purchase -- Candy Spelling's former Holmby Hills mansion -- Ekaterina's sale broke records for an individual property transaction, quite an achievement in a city that is known for it's hefty home prices. POS: Meet The Ecclestones - Petra And Her Family And get this, the Central Park abode will be only a part time residence for the Russian, who is a permanent resident of tax haven to the mega rich, Monaco. The avid equestrian plans to stay in her €˜starter home' while she is studying in the city. Ekaterina's father made his mega billions during the post-Soviet privatization of the economy, he is the former owner of fertilizer business Uralkali. And, aside from providing a nice study crash pad for his daughter, there could be an ulterior motive for the costly purchase.
Oksana Grigorieva 3.5 bathrooms $ 2,405,000 Sherman Oaks Home:You might know Oksana Grigorieva as an accomplished Russian pianist and singer-songwriter or perhaps more recently as the lady friend of disgruntled movie star Mel Gibson. Back when things were rainbows and lolly pops, Mel dished out the money for this beautiful house in Sherman Oaks California, presumably for the couple to share, however things have hit the fan and tapes have been released... Now it seems that this lovely home is the current prime residence of one Oksana Grigorieva. House specs are 3,468 square feet of living space, with 4 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms, plus the price tag which Mel reportedly paid was $ 2,405,000. Celebrity Real Estate, Homes And Houses, Famous Property Pictures