Quintessential 3beds/3baths CONDOP loft apartment, in the heart of vibrant Noho, with captivating views and exquisite finishes that make this an unrivaled luxury home. Filled with light and walls of glass overlooking the iconic Astor Place is magical apartment 5A at 445 Lafayette, one of downtown's most distinctive full-service luxury buildings. Airy 9'5" ceilings, beautiful maple wood floors, floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows and stylish modern appointments define the sprawling 2248 +/- square feet of elegant space. The spectacular living/dining room and open kitchen is an incomparable setting for entertaining as you enjoy what seems like our own front-row seat to breathtaking vistas of the city's architectural gems. Your inner chef will come to life in the gourmet kitchen's inspiring ambiance graced by jet-splash granite counters, ebonized rift-cut cherry cabinetry, Watermark fixtures and top-of-the-line appliances. Be indulged by brilliant natural light by day and amazing skyline views at night with a direct look at Cooper College in the enormous east-facing master bedroom suite, which also features an opulent private bath with a 6' tub, Bianco Staturio marble walls and flooring.Among the most striking contemporary towers in Manhattan, the Gwathmey Siegel-designed 445 Lafayette is a 21-story boutique building in one of the city's most sought-after neighborhoods. Enjoy living at the crossroads of Greenwich Village, the East Village, the Bowery and Noho, near abundant restaurants, shopping, nightlife and transportation. Residents are also treated to an attentive staff that includes a 24-hour concierge, a well-equipped fitness center, attended parking garage and private storage. INVESTOR Friendly, behaves exactly like a condo.