Prudential Douglas Elliman Completes New York City's Highest Priced Condo Sale Ever

Condo at The Plaza Sold for $48 Million

Mar 25, 2011, 12:19 ET from Prudential Douglas Elliman

NEW YORK, March 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Prudential Douglas Elliman is pleased to announce the closing of a $48 million condominium at The Plaza, which sets a record for the highest single condo sale in New York City. Lisa Simonsen, Senior Vice President at Prudential Douglas Elliman, represented both sides in the record-breaking deal.

"We are so proud of Lisa Simonsen whose hard work and impeccable level of service have been instrumental in completing this sale," said Dottie Herman, President & CEO of Prudential Douglas Elliman. "We are thrilled to have her representing our company."

The 6,000 square-foot property provides magnificent views of both Central Park and Fifth Avenue. Multiple units were combined and renovated to create the impressive 12th floor condo, which includes 5 bedrooms. Offering the highest quality in luxury conveniences and design, the space is truly one-of-a-kind. The historic sale was completed within a matter of weeks.

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