PLAZA 21 I  Astoria Queens

New Condo Integrates Modern Sophistication with Traditional Neighborhood Texture

Astoria, Queens – Nestled in the tranquil neighborhood of Astoria, the condominiums at Plaza 21, will officially be on sale in Spring 2010. Sophisticated and exquisitely crafted, the new three-story condominium building will contextually fuse with the existing brick-and tree-lined architectural qualities already existing in the neighborhood.

“Between the quaint characteristics of the neighborhood, known for its ethnic diversity and stability, and the masterfully designed and ornate appeal of the building, it is an ideal combination for potential buyers,” said Ben Shavolian, of PLAZA 21, owner, developer and general contractor for the project. “Even before launching sales, more than hundreds of prospective buyers have already signed up on the waiting list. The anticipation for this building, with its reasonable price point, is amazing.”

Developed by Shelter Rock Builders, Plaza 21, a classic brick and masonry building located at 23-11 21st Avenue, will offer 36 residences, ranging from 520-713 square-foot one bedrooms to 762-1,129 square-foot two bedrooms. Select homes will feature private balconies, ranging from 55-439 square feet. Competitively priced for today’s market, one-bedroom apartments start at $312,000.

Upon entering the building, a warm atrium-like entrance with high ceilings welcomes guests and residents.  A combination of slate flooring and an island stone wedge wall emanates contemporary refinement, while modern plantings give the lobby a polished look.

Interior designer Durukan Design, which specializes in residential and hospitably projects, has created open residences that feature kitchens outfitted with black granite, zebra wood base cabinets, white lacquer uppers, cascade faucets and Bosch appliances. Sleek Lacava sinks and Darius Design fixtures adorn the bathrooms, and beautiful white pine hardwood floors and nine foot ceilings create a dramatic effect.(need more details about the apartments.)

Thoughtfully selected amenities at Plaza 21 include video security, bicycle room, refrigerator storage, as well as 24 onsite parking spaces and 21 storage bins , both available for purchase. Also included are an amazing gym and a bike rack The building is accessible by the N and W lines and is located near many diverse neighborhood restaurants, small shops and grocery stores. It is also minutes away from Ralph Damarco Park, Astoria Park and St. John’s Prep. It is ideally located in one of the top achieving school districts of NYC.

With occupancy already in progress, buyers do not have to wait any more to experience the building. Located onsite are two fully furnished models, offerings buyers the opportunity to touch and feel all of the building’s finishes. For more information, please call 718-222-1545 ext 128 or visit the website open house dates are Saturday and Sundays 12 to 4 pm and Mondays and Wednesdays 6 to 730 pm.

Shelter Rock Builders is a family owned business with over 85 years of purchasing, constructing,
and owning real estate. We take pride in our commitment to excellence and invest every home
with style and function. We believe that a home is a place in which to live, not just to reside.