Gallery: Buy This 180 Sq. Ft. Manhattan Penthouse for Just $125K

Would you be willing to live in a tiny, 180 sq. ft. apartment if it meant moving to one of the poshest nabes in Manhattan for just $125,000? Douglas Elliman Real Estate recently dropped the price of what Curbed calls "Manhattan's most adorable penthouse" from $375K to $125K, and we're curious to see how fast it goes. To be fair, the luxury lilliputian property also comes with a terrace that isn't included in the 180 sq. ft. count, but on the flipside, the maintenance fees are a whopping $1,717/month.

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  1. Donna Land January 11, 2014 at 7:31 am

    Does the monthly maintenance fee cover a savings account for roof repairs, etc. Are there ever assessments? What about water and heat?
    I am intrigued.

  2. pedrony62 May 16, 2013 at 8:41 pm

    this was posted a few months ago. the monthly maintenance is absurd to the point that the article is not worth reading. shame on anyone who charges folks this kind of money, it is sin. and savvy new yorkers would opt instead to buy a larger place to live/share with others in order to afford the obscene cost of living in NYC.