A new record has been set in New York for the most expensive rental in the history of the city. The asking rent is $165,000 per month for The Astor Suite at the prestigious Plaza. This 5080+ square foot luxury apartment belongs to Jurgen Friedrich, founder of Esprit, who paid $25 million for the property in 2007. It has been on the market for a while, not being able to sell for a staggering asking price of $55 million.
The newly meticulously renovated suite boasts 5087 sqft of stunning luxury: 3 huge bedrooms, 5 exquisite bathrooms, a grand library, a dining room as well as large eat in kitchen. The Astor Suite also comes with an adjacent guest apartment featuring one bedroom, one bathroom, and a private terrace .