The millionaire Australian actor Hugh Jackman, who recently returned to Broadway, is selling his New York Condo at 176 Perry Street.
It’s no secret that living in Manhattan is expensive. Living in Manhattan costs 50 per cent more than the American average. Residents can expect to pay “New York City prices” on everything, from groceries to utilities and rent, to personal services.
Are you thinking of buying a house in Manhattan? You can expect to pay upwards of $1,000,000 for a condo in the city. The famous Brownstones, however, go for much more, sometimes selling for $5,000,000. So it’s no surprise that most A-list stars and celebrities congregate together in areas like the Upper West Side.
But there has been a new condo on the market by a multi-millionaire and The Greatest Showman. Australian actor Hugh Jackman and his wife Deborra-Lee Furness, known for productions such as X-Men, Les Miserables, and The Prestige, put up their New York condo for $39 million.
With $180 million in the bank, the two-time Tony Award-winning actor, currently performing in a revival of The Music Man on Broadway, bought the 11000 square foot apartment for $21 million back in 2008. Designed by the Pritzker Prize-winning architect Richard Meier, known for projects including the Getty Center in Los Angeles, Jackman
Inside the condo, its wall-to-wall windows, the apartment looks down upon the Hudson Liberty, and Hudson lake is ever-changing. The 53-year-old house has five bedrooms and six bathrooms. The three-story house also has a sauna room, fitness centre, and library.
New York City has enjoyed a post-Covid real estate revival, with Jackman’s pad joining several top-end listings that have hit the market this year. There are only ten units in the tower, which means you have plenty of privacy.
As for your neighbors, you’ll likely be in rare company. In addition to Jackman, celebrities such as Nicole Kidman and Ian Schrager have called 176 Perry Street home over the years.