While Manhattan’s high-end condominium offerings continue to struggle to find buyers, sales are booming across the river at 99 Hudson in Downtown Jersey City, where a noteworthy 41 new contracts were recorded from June through August alone.
The stellar sales period is anything but an aberration at the best-selling 79-story condominium building, which has been surging in activity since its early-2018 introduction as New Jersey’s tallest building and one of the tallest residential buildings in the country. 99 Hudson’s record-setting height is now matched by its market-leading sales success, reports developer COA 99 Hudson, LLC and The Marketing Directors, the building’s exclusive marketing and sales agent.
Current prices range from $550,000 to over $4,000,000 for a collection of studio-to-Penthouse homes offering up to 2,500 square feet of living space, including a limited number of expansive, top-floor Penthouse residences. Select homes offer balconies.
“99 Hudson has successfully tapped into a broad spectrum of buyers which includes those already living in Jersey City, as well as savvy buyers from Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and Long Island City who are taking advantage of the iconic building’s compelling value when compared with similar offerings across the Hudson River,” said Xiaocheng Zhou, President of COA 99 Hudson, LLC, the building’s developer. “The comparative value is further enhanced when considering all that 99 Hudson has to offer, including an iconic design, extraordinary residences, exclusive amenities, unparalleled views, and a vibrant, downtown waterfront location with convenient ferry, rail and car access to Manhattan.”
Designed by Perkins Eastman, 99 Hudson’s distinctive limestone and glass exterior was recently completed, bringing the building’s sophisticated architectural style into focus.
Homes feature open layouts with floor-to-ceilings windows that bathe residences in natural light and frame unmatched vistas of the Manhattan skyline, World Trade Center, New York Harbor and Statue of Liberty. Stylish finishes include oak flooring, kitchens with quartz stone countertops, stainless steel sinks and a premium suite of Bosch appliances; and spa-like master bathrooms with custom millwork. All cabinetry throughout these elegant homes has been imported from Italy. Each residence will also have a Bosch washer and dryer.
Enhancing residents’ lives will be 65,000 square feet of world-class indoor and outdoor amenities which begin with a dramatic and welcoming triple-height lobby with Jura limestone, a grand chandelier, and stunning onyx feature wall. An on-site garage includes car charging stations and a private porte-cochere provides secure access by car or foot.
Inside, health and wellness will be fostered by a state-of-the-art 3,800 square-foot Fitness Center and dedicated yoga, Pilates and meditation studio. Social interaction and a communal vibe will be created by a game room with card rooms, a pool table, golf simulator, screening room with bar, children’s playroom, demonstration kitchen, and co-working spaces. The 99 Hudson Club Room will feature a library, flat screen TV, and lounging, dining and entertaining spaces. There’s also a 24-hour concierge.
Outside, a resort-style lifestyle awaits on the 8th floor amenity deck which will boast an 80 by 50-foot swimming pool, cabanas for lounging, indoor and outdoor lounge and dining area with BBQ grills, playground, dog run and landscaped green lawn. 99 Hudson will also offer an exclusive, residents-only spa with hot tub, wet and dry lounges, steam room, dry sauna, showers, spa terrace and private massage rooms. An impressive 7,500 square feet has been dedicated to open space and pedestrian plazas.
“Jersey City is an established destination, and 99 Hudson’s waterfront neighborhood is booming with art, culture, dining and nightlife,” said Jacqueline Urgo, President of The Marketing Directors. “99 Hudson is an incredible addition to the Jersey City landscape and stands prominently among the region’s most iconic and prestigious residential addresses.”
Lying directly across the Hudson River from the World Trade Center, 99 Hudson boasts a prime location at the intersection of Hudson and Greene Streets, just steps from the Exchange Place PATH station which whisks commuters to business and entertainment centers in midtown Manhattan and New York’s Financial District. NY Waterway ferries provide service to the 39th Street and Battery Park City terminals. Also, right outside the front door is the Exchange Place Light Rail station which provides direct access to other “Gold Coast” locales.
Downtown Jersey City has fast made a name for itself in the New York Metropolitan social, arts and cultural scene and is bustling with shopping and entertainment venues. 99 Hudson lies a short walk from the pedestrian-friendly Newark Avenue — a hotbed of dining and nightlife. Residents also have direct access to 1,500 acres of waterfront park and 19 miles of Hudson River biking and jogging pathways.
For more information on 99 Hudson, please visit www.99HudsonLiving.com or call (201) 371-7782. The building’s state-of-the-art sales gallery is located at 101 Hudson Street, Suite #3602, Jersey City, NJ 07302.
About The Marketing Directors
The Marketing Directors is a renowned development advisory with over 35 years of experience working exclusively on behalf of real estate developers to design, market and sell residential homes. The Marketing Directors team is a collective of strategic thinkers, market experts and trusted partners. Headquartered in New York with offices and sales teams active across North America, The Marketing Directors has helped clients successfully sell-out hundreds of new developments accounting for more than $30 billion in total sales.
About Perkins Eastman
Perkins Eastman is an international planning, design and consulting firm that was founded in New York City in 1981. Today, the firm has seven other offices across the US and five overseas. The firm has a professional staff of more than 700 architects, interior designers, planners, urban designers, landscape architects, graphic designers, construction specification writers, construction administrators, economists, environmental analysts, traffic and transportation engineers, and several other professional disciplines.