Big Apple Goes Green: Eco Luxury Apartments in NYC

The Big Apple is Changing Colors with Green-living Apartment Rentals in NYCBeing green is the thing! Even the color of New York’s apple is turning from red to green these days.

Here are some exciting eco luxury apartments in NYC available in the Manhattan’s Midtown West community that might interest you –

MiMA, for “Middle of Manhattan,” 450 West 42nd Street, offers green-living apartment rentals in NYC as unique and captivating as its name. This luxury rental boasts its very own Equinox gym in addition to a full-size basketball court, heated indoor lap pool, volleyball court, internet café, Dog City pet spa, terraces, outdoor and indoor screening rooms. Furnishings in each unit feature top-of-the-line gourmet kitchens and floor-to-ceiling windows. MiMA is LEED Gold Certified.

Avalon Clinton offers 23,000 square feet of LEED-certified apartments for rent. With roof gardens, two fitness centers, and a private garage, the well-furnished apartments at Avalon Clinton combine sustainability and luxury flawlessly including two roof top decks with outstanding views of the Hudson River. Located in the Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood, Avalon Clinton is a huge red-brick, rental complex and future home of two non-profit theaters.

The Helena, sleek and modern, tower at 601 West 57th Street at 11th Avenue. It’s 38 floors have 597 apartments for rent, designed in a contemporary fashion and for green living. The striking, glass-clad tower was the first voluntary LEED Gold Certified residential building in New York. The green living design is built in throughout the building with carefully considered materials. The Helena’s kitchens feature custom cabinetry, Italian tile floors, Zodiaq countertops and ENERGY STAR appliances. Premier finishes and fixtures were used in of Helena’s studios, 1-bedrooms, 2-bedrooms residences.

Via 57 West, located on the waterfront at 625 West 57th Street, is the most different of the green-living apartment rentals in NYC. VIA 57 West redefines green living and a vision of sustainability by giving back to the environment in the design throughout the angular building. Centered around the four core elements (water, energy, air, and earth), VIA 57 West offers resort style amenities and a 22,000 square feet outdoor courtyard. VIA 57 West has selected residences with private terraces and balconies and all the units come with high-performance floor-to-ceiling windows with solar eco-veil roller shades. Check out this link for a virtual tour of VIA 57 West.