Battery Park City

Neatly tucked into Manhattan’s southwest pocket, Battery Park City’s clean streets and abundant green parks give the neighborhood a truly distinct identity. High-rise apartments offer fantastic views over the Hudson, and one could say there’s even a sense of serenity to be found here when compared to the ceaselessly bustling streets New York is known for. Bordering the Financial District and trendy Tribeca, there’s no shortage of nightlife and entertainment to be found nearby this little-known downtown gem.
The Vibe
A pedestrian-friendly and family-oriented oasis nestled next to the financial centers of downtown Manhattan, separated from the hustle and bustle of FiDi by the West Side Highway.
Bragging Rights
This green neighborhood is home to some of the of highest concentrations of eco-friendly housing in NYC, and one-third of its 92 acres is set aside as open and park space.
Architecture
Environmentally-friendly high-rise condos with striking contemporary architecture.
Best Kept Secret
Manhattan’s newest neighborhood is still something of a secret in itself, but the stunning views of the harbor and Statue of Liberty from its riverfront plazas are unrivalled.
By Day
Quiet refuge for locals and Wall Street types, with plenty of local residents walking dogs, jogging, or playing frisbee in the park on the weekends.
By Night
A ghost-town, the faint noise of carousing echoing down the empty streets from nearby Tribeca.