Homes With Great Views

  • Alex Birkenstock's NYC Penthouse: Great Room

    The wide-open layout of the apartment can be sectioned off by two sets of retractable glass garage doors — one set between the living room and master bedroom (see far right), the other between the…   See the Image

  • Alex Birkenstock's NYC Penthouse: Dining Area

    Alex Birkenstock, heir to the Birkenstock sandal company, is selling his 30th-floor penthouse in the Financial District. The two-bedroom home features a wall of windows offering views of the Statue…   See the Image

  • Alex Birkenstock's NYC Penthouse: Corner Sitting Area at Night

    Alex Birkenstock, heir to the Birkenstock sandal company, is selling his Financial District penthouse for nearly $13 million. The apartment is located on the 30th floor of the Setai Wall Street…   See the Image

  • Home Office: Houseboat in Seattle

    Waiting for the big idea to strike? There's plenty to inspire in this airy, bright work space. Everything you need is here: comfortable seating, generous (yet subtle) storage, and you can't beat the…   See the Image

  • Bathroom: Houseboat in Seattle

    Published 04/04/14 in Houses
    Bathroom: Houseboat in Seattle

    Walls melt away when you're surrounded by views like these. Add in the marble flooring and high-end hardware and fixtures and there's no doubt you will feel thoroughly pampered.   See the Image

  • Bedroom: Houseboat in Seattle

    Published 04/04/14 in Houses
    Bedroom: Houseboat in Seattle

    Unique, wraparound windows make it easy to fall asleep under the stars in this bedroom, one of three. And double pane/storm windows give you peace of mind should a squall blow up.   See the Image

  • Dining Room: Houseboat in Seattle

    With easy access to the kitchen, this dining area means hosts never have to leave the party and guests get to drink in the city view.   See the Image

  • Living Room: Houseboat in Seattle

    The lower level hosts an open floor plan and floor-to-ceiling windows. Sliding doors lead to the deck, just fingertips away from the glittering water.   See the Image

  • Balcony: City-View Estate in Honolulu

    The eight bedroom, nine-and-a-half bath house is nestled on two-and-a-half acres within the gated Makiki Kai estate. A spacious covered terrace blends outdoor and indoor living and frames the city…   See the Image

  • Pool Patio: Resort-Style Pool in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

    Not only does the home offer a gorgeous pool area, but the outdoor space comes complete with a stunning waterfront view. The spacious Mexican-tile patios provide plenty of space for lounge chairs,…   See the Image