From Ya Plakal:
A view of the world from the windows of Moscow’s penthouses
One of the main factors in the high cost of penthouses is their views. Really, what’s the point of living in a super-expensive area if out of your window, you can only see the building opposite …
It’s interesting that in the list of the top five most expensive penthouses in Moscow from autumn last year, there were no penthouses from high-rise buildings or “Moscow City” skyscrapers. The most expensive penthouses (defined as multi-level apartments on the top floor) at the time were flats in low-rise apartment blocks on Ostozhenka and Khamovniki lanes.
The editors of “RBK-Real Estate” have collected the most impressive views from the windows of Moscow’s penthouses …
10 photos via RBK
Comments from Ya Plakal:
What’s the building in the first picture? Brilliant terrace.
basurmanin: (responding to above)
“Fresh” air from the ring road included absolutely free :)
You know, perhaps it’s not on-topic, but this reminds me:
On a cooking forum:
“My sincerest apologies, but ought one add oil to black caviar tartlets?”
The first comment: “Go to hell!”
Fucking great to live so fucking well
Ha, seems to me that the telescope clearly isn’t for star gazing ))
max02012: (responding to above)
The telescope is designed to discover whether life exists the other side of the Moscow ring road.
bfcheg: (responding to above)
This comment is an absolute masterpiece
Where’s the smog in the photos??? … or do these penthouse owners have their own microclimates? …
Ha, imagine pissing off that balcony :)
alpato: (responding to above)
They already do. On our heads.
Envy: I hope their lift breaks down!