3 New Luxury Condo Buildings That Have Changed the Philadelphia Skyline
The Philadelphia skyline is iconic; and there’s some new additions to it. Three new luxury condominiums were recently built that changed the face of the skyline as we know it. There’s nothing quite like looking at the stunning array of skyscrapers in the City of Brotherly Love. Gazing up at a building soaring to the sky makes us feel like we can conquer the world - or maybe it’s just that dizzy feeling. Keep reading to find out more about the new condos and see new units that are available for sale.
1. The Laurel - Rittenhouse Square
What makes it special: The Laurel is the tallest new condominium tower in Center City. Located on the historic Rittenhouse Square, this condominium will take you to new heights - literally. The glass tower soars to the sky with 48 stories and has views for days. Enjoy life at the top with exclusive amenities starting with the private residents’ club on the 26th floor.
There’s also 24/7 concierge and valet, an indoor pool and spa, fitness center, yoga and cycling studio, a lounge with a club bar and catering, pet spa, and many more. The condos range from 1700 to 9000 sqft. They have wraparound glass windows with panoramic city views and some even have private elevator access.
Neighborhood: Rittenhouse Square
Insider tip: The Laurel took the last available piece of land to build on on Rittenhouse Square. That means this will be the last brand new condominium tower built on the historic square with units for sale.
What makes it special: This is your chance to live in a work of art on the Avenue of the Arts! The Arthaus condominium has a tiered box design that not only looks great, but it was designed to give each unit two full walls of stunning city views. It’s for lovers of art and functionality. Picture this - high ceilings with big windows that flood your home with natural light, a chef’s kitchen, huge master bath and walk in closets plus a private eight food deep terrace with city views.
And the amenities are second to none. Over 36,000 sq ft of resort style common areas that include a 75 foot lap pool and hot tub, a rooftop glass enclosed greenhouse, a sun deck with center city views, a world class gym and a dog run. To top it all off you have a 24 hour concierge, a chauffeur driven town car and valet parking that will bring your car right to you heated or cooled and ready to go.
Neighborhood: Rittenhouse Square / Avenue of the Arts
Insider Tip: Across the street you will find the highly acclaimed Kimmel Center for the preforming arts, a perfect place to catch a show or performance.
3. 2100 Hamilton
What makes it special: Elegance meets serenity at 2100 Hamilton. This lush retreat is a luxurious 10-story condominium with 27 residences and the city's largest private residential garden - it's nearly a half acre. You get the best of both worlds here. It’s quiet and relaxing with beautiful city views. This secluded oasis is located just steps to Philadelphia’s Museum of Art.
The luxurious condos have floor to ceiling windows, oversized balconies, a gourmet kitchen and even a private elevator that uses facial recognition technology to deliver you to your foyer. Enjoy the finer things in life with an infinity pool, fitness center, hospitality suite for guests, chauffered luxury town car, 24/7 concierge service and much more.
Neighborhood: Fairmount & the Art Museum Area
Insider Tip: It’s not often you find a quiet gem like this in the hustle-bustle of Philadelphia. It has vast outdoor spaces to retreat from busy city life, but the excitement is right outside your door when you’re ready for it!