The Listings: Work/Live

These 7 NY homes are tailor made for working remotely

September 25, 2018 9:00 am

This is The Listings, a monthly rundown (with pictures!) of some of the most over-the-top properties currently on sale in or around this fair(ish) city.

This month, we’ve rounded up seven on-the-market homes that are ideally appointed for working remotely, from a photography studio to the perfect live-in startup office. Because maybe it’s time you minded your own damn business … literally.

waterline (4 images)

Waterline Square

Price: $2,000,000
Use case: Recording your first album
Basics: 1 bedroom, 1 bath, 775 square feet
Notable features: A combination food hall/market/restaurant/bar with an on-site art studio, video/photography studio and top-of-the-line music and recording studio. In other words, you’ve got the tools to do everything from shoot a music video to manage a full-blown album release.

48 Dobbin (2 images)

48 Dobbin Street, Greenpoint, Brooklyn

Price: $3,995,000
Use case: Recording your sophomore album, after your first album goes Platinum
Basics: 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, 4,800 square feet
Notable features: This two-floor townhouse has a private garage, art studio and professional music studio where the likes of Spoon and Animal Collective have previously recorded.

Old Road (4 images)

707 Old Route 28, Clovesville, NY

Price: $700,000
Use case: Launching an event/wedding planning business. How romantic.  
Basics: 1 master bedroom, 1 bath, 1,600 square feet
Notable features: Downstairs, you’ll find a newly renovated turnkey shop for an aspiring florist or event planner. Upstairs, you’re nestling into a home with a working fireplace, jacuzzi tub and exercise room with 18’ ceilings.

Lofts on Main, Peekskill, NY

Price: $1,296,month
Use case: Becoming an aspiring/starving artist
Basics: 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, two-floor loft
Notable features: Only artists need apply for this low-budget community meant for creative types to ply their craft. The building features a courtyard space dedicated to resident artist sculptures as well as a gallery space for residents to display their work at no cost.

Homestead 33, Tivoli, NY (4 images)

Homestead 33, Tivoli, NY

Price: $1,495,000
Use case: Living the life of an innkeeper
Basics: A private home next to a rentable barn that doubles as a handsome and rustic shooting location. The barn is a 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom loft with an outdoor shower and totals 1,820 square feet. The home is a 2-bed, 2-bath cottage with 1,333 square feet.
Notable features: You’ll be stepping in to an already established locale that has previously hosted shoots with the like of Elle, Kinfolk and Harpers Bazaar. The estate sits on 4.5 acres of property, creekside, with a swimming hole, nearby pond and fire pits galore.

118 Forsyth Street (3 images)

118 Forsyth Street

Use case: Getting your small business off the ground
Basics: 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2,300 square feet
Notable features: A grand open workspace adjacent to a master suite dutifully separated from the by some stealthy black lacquered doors.

430 Greenwich (3 images)

430 Greenwich

Price: $5,000,000
Use case: Doing your best Ansel Adams impression
Basics: 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 3,000 square feet
Notable features: Two home offices complete with an artist studio and large photography dark room.

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