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A record-breaking transaction was recently achieved in Jersey City with the sale of a two-family brownstone.
The property, located at 55 Mercer Street, sold for $4,400,000, which is the highest-sold brownstone in the history of Jersey City. Patrick Southern of Coldwell Banker represented the seller and Diana Sutherlin of the Sutherlin Group at Compass represented the buyer in this exciting transaction, with all parties extremely pleased with the history-making result. This is also great news for downtown Jersey City – one of the most exciting markets in the tri-state area.
The remarkable property in this transaction was a 4,523-square-foot renovated triplex with an attached garage and a backyard featuring a swimming pool and gas fireplace. The residence encompasses four spacious bedrooms and three-and-a-half luxurious bathrooms, along with an open-concept layout that includes multiple living spaces.
High caliber features throughout, such as exposed brick walls, crowned moldings, decorative archways, skylight windows, and fireplaces, contribute to the impressive atmosphere of the home, while the lush backyard and turfed roof deck offer splendid outdoor spaces for residents to relax or entertain.
The first-floor apartment contains one bedroom, one renovated bathroom, a kitchen, and its own laundry. The first floor also features a bonus ‘cabana room’ and full bathroom, plus direct access to the backyard.
Three bedrooms with large closets and custom-built cabinets are located on the next level. There are also two bathrooms and a laundry room.
The primary bedroom suite is situated on the third level. This luxurious retreat boasts beautiful barn doors, an opulent ensuite containing a double vanity and oversized shower, and a separate walk-in closet.
The home’s gourmet kitchen is one of many highlights of the property, featuring marble countertops, two-toned cabinetry, plentiful storage space, a grand-sized peninsula with a wine fridge, oversized farmhouse sink, and chef-style Sub-Zero and Thermador appliance package complete with a dual oven, plus a 7-burner stove.
Located on the highly desirable Mercer Street in downtown Jersey City, the home is in close proximity to everything you need for a comfortable urban lifestyle. As evident by the record-breaking sale, this one-of-a-kind residence is a Jersey City resident’s dream.
A lifelong New Jersey resident, Patrick Southern utilizes his deep-rooted understanding of the surrounding market and financial aspects of the industry to provide exceptional service to his clients. With a client-oriented and results-driven focus, Patrick draws upon his 20 years of experience to achieve phenomenal results within the real estate industry, as demonstrated through his representation of the sellers in the recent sale of 55 Mercer Street.
A Manhattan transplant with a background in sales, design and marketing, Diana Sutherlin has been breaking sales records in Downtown Jersey City since 2005 in both brownstones as well as condos and is the top-selling new construction and waterfront agent in Jersey City. She has represented multiple developers throughout her real estate career and is proud to be an integral part of the growth of this city that she now calls home. She is thrilled to have been part of this game-changing sale.