Looking to live in a boutique building with famous neighbors?
funded Jon Selitz and model Dion Bray They list their apartment in the famous Whitman Hotel, at 21 E. 26th St. by Madison Square Park, for $13.75 million.
The intimate apartment, built in 1924, consists of four floor units, including one duplex.
Jennifer Lopez owns the penthouse, as Gimme reports exclusively, while the fourth floor is owned by Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky. The second floor belongs to NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon. Sylvitz and Bray They bought their unit on the third floor for $10 million in 2013, as Gimme exclusively reported.
Or not Went to market for $15.95 million With a different brokerage two years ago.
Selitz, who previously worked at Deutsche Bank and Bluecrest Capital, is now at Eisler Capital, which came under heavy criticism after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
That’s because Russian oligarchs now under EU and UK sanctions, Mikhail Friedman, helped Ed Isler launch his company – one of Europe’s largest start-up hedge funds – in 2015 with $100 million from LetterOne Holdings, According to Bloomberg.
Then Isler returned the money, according to reports. (Friedman founded LetterOne Holdings with sanctioned oligarch Peter Aven in 2013. That’s the same year they made billions – along with their associates, oligarch Victor Vekselberg and non-sanctioned oligarch Len Blavatnik – by selling their stakes in a Russian-British oil company, TNK -BP, for the Russian state oil company Rosneft.)
The 5,000-square-foot, four-bedroom, 5-bath loft apartment is smart wired and comes with a lift landing that opens onto a long hallway foyer that leads to an open plan living/dining room and chef’s kitchen.
There are also 12-foot-4-inch ceiling heights, wide oak floors, a media room, home office, and views of Madison Square Park.
Whitman was built in 1924.
The listing brokers are Jared Seligman of The Corcoran Group and Eleonora Srujo of Douglas Elliman.
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