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Building: Metal Shutter Houses

524 West 19th Street, New York, NY, 10011

8 units11 storiesBuilt in 2008

Building Description

Metal Shutter Houses, located at 524 West 19th Street, is Shigeru Ban’s first condominium residences in the United States. He has tailored what could be characterized as contextual invention to this unique 11 story building. Such highly sensitive ingenuity has been seen in his previous house designs, such as Picture Window House in Shizuoka, Japan, Glass Shutter House in Tokyo, and the Furniture... [more]

Building Amenities

  • Elevator
  • Full-time Doorman
  • NYC Storm Zone 1

Building Facts

Facts 8 units11 storiesBuilt in 2008
Building Class RM
District Community District 104City Council District 3Police Precinct 10
Floorplans 17 floorplans available
Documents and Permits 4 documents and permits
Discussions 1 discussion
Sales Listings 1 active sale ($2,391 per ft² avg, $4,750,000 avg price)
12 previous sales ($2,543 per ft² avg, $6,741,666 avg price)
8 previous rentals ($87 per ft² avg, $15,718 avg price)
Owned by: 524 WEST 19TH STREET
Architect: Shigeru Ban Architects
Developer: HEEA Associates
Sales and marketing: Corcoran Sunshine Marketing Group
Sales office tel: 212-759-3258
Sales start: October 2007



Sales (1)

#1 - 524 West 19th Street $4,750,000 
4 rooms, 2 beds2 baths1,986 ft²


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