Submitted by ub on Tue, 08/19/2014 - 16:49


This private gated community features 43 residences for waterfront living in New York Ciity. McClellan Sotheby’s International Realty and Greystone, a New York-based real estate development and financial services group have announced that “On the Sound” is a new waterfront residential development located on City Island and sales start this Fall. Located at 226 Fordham Place, On the Sound comprises 43 townhome-style condominiums situated within a private gated community.

Designed by Kutnicki Bernstein Architects, the homes will feature wood-burning fireplaces, Carrera white marble accents, GE Profile stainless steel appliances, hardwood flooring and walk-in closets. McClellan Sotheby’s International Realty is the exclusive sales and marketing team for On the Sound, led by Sona Davidian.

“On the Sound satisfies a homeowner’s dream of brand new construction, the convenience of condominium living and the charm of City Island – a unique nautical oasis in New York City,” said Jeffrey Simpson, head of Greystone’s property development group.

Spread across five waterfront acres, On the Sound will offer a mix of two-, three- and four-bedroom homes ranging in size from 1,407 square feet to 3,345 square feet with both private garage and driveway parking for each unit. The brand-new residences include in-unit laundry and either a spacious private garden or elevated terrace. A public access esplanade with gazebo and park space on the waterfront is also being constructed.

On the Sound’s private community amenities include a clubhouse with elevated terrace, outdoor pool, playground, and fitness center. Estimated starting prices for On the Sound units begin at $478,000.

“On the Sound represents the first large-scale new construction community to be added to City Island in nearly three decades,” said Davidian. “We are thrilled to be involved in bringing such a gorgeous waterfront development to one of the most unique and distinctive areas in the metro NYC area,” she added.

Greystone is a financial services and private investment group whose original core business is real estate lending. Over the years, Greystone has added business lines that are related to, and are natural extensions of, its core business. Headquartered in New York with offices across the U.S., Greystone is active in three major business segments: Mortgage Finance, Real Estate and Healthcare. Greystone’s mission is to apply unparalleled creativity while modeling corporate compassion. For more information, visit

Kutnicki Bernstein Architects, founded in 1986 by Dan Bernstein and Larry Kutnicki, has proven to be a leader in New York's architectural scene, consistently initializing the development of potential sites and generating discussion in the architectural community as well as in real estate circles, with projects often featured in publications like the New York Times. Kutnicki Bernstein Architects' commitment to setting precedents for design in the New York City area is evidenced by their extraordinary success in the realms of commercial, corporate, and residential design. This success stems from a dedication to creating leading edge, innovative designs that consistently push architectural boundaries without sacrificing function or real-world sensibility. For more information, visit

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