With their generous open floor plans, soaring ceilings, oversized windows, art-friendly walls, and stylish industrial accents, these five homes on coasts east and west prove that a loft can be the ultimate urban sanctuary.
Style and Sophistication in Hudson Square
Accessed via a private elevator, this 3,276-square-foot home at the crossroads of Soho and TriBeCa has been impeccably renovated to include three bedrooms, a flexible media room and sleeping space, and a combination of superior modern features and authentic Pre-War details. The open-plan living area is ideal for large-scale entertaining, with glorious light and Hudson River views. Technological amenities abound, and storage is plentiful. The building is a desirable exclusive condominium offering the confidence of video security and a part-time superintendent.
Offered at: $6,495,000
Location: 481 Greenwich Street, Apt 5B, New York, NY 10013
High-Tech SoMa Space
This versatile and impressively scaled property is suitable for stylish living, entertaining, and professional collaboration. Its roughly 4,000-square-foot floor plan features residential space—including multiple living areas and a chic master suite—studios, a theater with a 200-inch screen, several offices, and three full baths. At the heart is a great room with 17-foot ceilings with a platformed dining and conference space. Blackout shades and privacy switch glass combine with exposed vintage brick and timber to create a unique San Francisco loft ambience.
Offered at: $4,500,000
Location: 355 Bryant St, Unit 110, San Francisco, CA 94107
Serene NoMad Sanctuary
Meticulously renovated with only the finest materials and finishes, this bright, beautiful home exemplifies peaceful loft living. Entertaining is a breeze in the expansive living, dining, and kitchen area, which boasts oversized windows, city views, and access to an enviable terrace. The graciously proportioned private quarters include a tranquil master bedroom and a guest suite that includes an office with built-in media cabinetry. Completing the alluring picture are superior appliances, plentiful storage, automatic shades, and central air conditioning.
Offered at: $3,795,000
Location: 11 West 30th Street, Apt 9R, New York, NY 10001
Sun-Drenched Brooklyn Loft
Located in Brooklyn’s coveted Oosten Building, this full-floor three-bedroom residence sets a new standard for sun-filled urban living. Highlights include a living room with stunning floor-to-ceiling casement windows, a chef’s kitchen with a walk-in pantry and an adjoining dining area, an airy master bedroom, a master bath with a soaking tub and shower, two guest suites, and ample storage. Residents benefit from a 24-hour concierge, a courtyard, a rooftop garden, a lounge, a lap pool, a playroom, and a fitness center with a spa.
Offered at: $3,500,000
Location: 60 South 8th Street, Apt L55, Brooklyn, NY 11249
Light-Filled San Francisco Living
Located in the heart of San Francisco’s most electric neighborhood, South Beach, this stylish two-bedroom loft combines rugged industrial elements with elegant modern finishes. Exposed beams and oak flooring underfoot frame an expansive living space with soaring 17-foot ceilings. The fully remodeled master suite looks over the sprawling home and includes a well-appointed custom California walk-in closet. Wide glass doors swing open to a lovely container garden, and along with expansive windows, fill the airy space with abundant natural light. With an oversized deeded parking space and storage, as well as quick access to transportation and freeways.
Offered at: $2,500,000
Location: 38 Lusk St, Apt 1, San Francisco, CA 94107