Top 5 NYC Multifamily Sales—February 2021

PropertyShark compiled the top multifamily sales recorded last month in New York City.
Source: PropertyShark, a Yardi Systems Inc. company


  1. 689 Marcy Ave., Brooklyn
    Sale Price: $22,480,000

Brookland Capital sold the 41-unit community also known as Marci to an entity affiliated with TAA Apparel. Well Fargo Bank facilitated the transaction with $14.7 million in acquisition financing. The eight-story building located in Bedford-Stuyvesant was completed in 2015. Brookland Capital took over the project in 2014 for $4.5 million—Marci was constructed on a lot that was once home to a two-story warehouse, demolished in 2012.

  1. 80 Rutgers Slip, Manhattan
    Sale Price: $14,000,000
80 Rutgers Slip, Manhattan

The 109-unit community known as Two Bridges Senior Apartments was completed in 1987 and is owned and managed by Two Bridges Neighborhood Council and Settlement Housing Fund. The 10-story building’s unit mix includes studios and one-bedroom apartments. An upcoming project developed by JDS Development Group and SHoP Architects at 247 Cherry St. is expected to deliver comprehensive improvements to 80 Rutgers Slip, including lobby and mechanical system upgrades, laundry rooms on each floor, emergency power and a new community space.

  1. 252 74th St., Brooklyn
    Sale Price: $12,984,740

Owned by Bronstein Properties, the 66-unit community last changed hands in 2007 for $9 million. Located in Bay Ridge, the six-story building was developed in 1931. The asset is subject to a mortgage originated in 2015 by BankUnited; the loan carries a 4.35 percent interest rate and is scheduled to mature in 2025. The pet-friendly property features a communal laundry room and is three blocks away from the R train 77th Street subway station.

  1. 121 E. 37th St., Manhattan
    Sale Price: $8,700,000

A private investor sold the 12-unit property in Murray Hill to an entity affiliated with MD Squared Property Group. Built in 1920, the four-story community features six free market apartments and six regulated units. It previously changed hands in 2016 for $7.5 million. Nearby transportation options include the GS/4/5/6/7 subway lines accessible at the SE corner of Park Avenue and 42nd Street, as well as the M101 bus line at the intersection of Lexington Avenue and East 37th Street.

  1. 1 Mac Donough St., Brooklyn
    Sale Price: $8,250,000

Z+G Property Group sold the eight-unit property following more than five years of ownership. The seller acquired the asset in 2015 for $3.5 million and implemented a capital improvement program that included fully renovating every unit, a complete façade restoration and the construction of two roof decks and basement duplexes. The four-story property is located in Bedford-Stuyvesant and is close to the A-C subway station accessible at the SE corner of Nostrand Avenue and Fulton Street.