HOUSE OF THE DAY: An Asian Financier Just Bought Jay-Z's Former NYC Penthouse For $31 Million

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Photo: Courtesy of Prudential Douglas Elliman Real Estate

An Asian financier is in the works to purchase an apartment that Jay-Z once called home for $31 million, according to the New York Post.Jay-Z lived in the 76th floor penthouse in the Time Warner Building on NYC’s Upper West Side about four years ago when he rented it from telecom mogul Michael Hirtenstein.

If the deal goes through, at $4,600 per square foot, it will be the highest price ever paid for an apartment in the Time Warner Building.


The living room area, floor to ceiling windows

Amazing views, and a fish tank hanging from the ceiling

The dining room area

The office

The bedroom, with balcony access

Huge bathroom

We're guessing this is a kid's room...

The spacious kitchen

Awesome view of NYC and Central Park

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