A look at this week’s 5 most expensive listings

In the past seven days, 17 new listings priced at $10 million and above hit the market, according to StreetEasy. From that list, these are the crème de la crème, otherwise known as the five most expensive residential listings to hit the Manhattan market.

Address 15 Central Park West #26A
Price $29,500,000
Type/Size Condo: three bedrooms and three-and-a-half bathrooms
This week’s number one spot goes to this half-floor unit at the Robert A.M. Stern-designed 15 Central Park West. According to records this classic pad was bought in 2008 – the year the building was completed – for $12.2 million by Mark and Patrica Gordon. At the time of the sale The Real Deal reported Gordon was Alliance Bernstein’s director of global quantitative research.

Address 15 Central Park West #35D
Price $29,000,000
Type/Size Condo: three bedrooms and three-and-a-half bathrooms
15 Central Park West takes the second spot this week too. This 3,173-square-foot unit was snapped up in 2009 for $21.5 million by an anonymous LLC and its interior is a little more exciting than its neighbor above. Both have access to amenities including a motor court, a fitness center, a library, and a private dining room.

Address 435 East 52nd Street Fl-22/23
Price $23,500,000
Type/Size Co-op: eight bedrooms and seven bathrooms
Barbie dream house or Upper East Side co-op? This duplex at the prestigious River House is a little of both. It’s described by the listing as “palatial luxury,” and comes with 18th century inspired design and East River views. According to public records the owner is Mr. Francesco Galesi, the former WorldCom CEO. Head over to our Board Approved series to take a look at the building’s other notable residents.

Address 46 East 83rd Street
Price $21,000,000
Type/Size Townhouse: seven bedrooms and 10 bathrooms
Built in 1920, this 7,522 square foot, modern townhouse is spread across an impressive seven levels. It comes with a bamboo garden, a media room, a gym, sauna and steam room, plus a wine cellar with a tasting area.

Address 129 Lafayette Street #PHA
Price $18,750,000
Type/Size Condo: four bedrooms and three-and-a-half bathrooms
This duplex penthouse has been on and off the market since 2009. Snap it up and you”ll get a key-locked elevator, a floating staircase and a 2,400-square-foot private terrace.