One Broker’s Incredible $35 M. Gamble

In this weak market, there’s something to be said for the philosophy go big or go home. The penthouse at the Park Millenium building will hit the market this weekend for $34.5 million, putting it high on the list of the most expensive units available right now.

Once upon a time, IT mogul Gideon Gartner paid a delicate $7.9 million for two of the three apartments, The New York Times reports. Since then, Mr. Gartner has bought a third unit and more than tripled the price.

“Big price tags are still a big gamble,” notes the Times, but there are 360-degree views. “I’ve never seen views like this in 20 years,” he said.

We’ve heard that one before. But check out those swanky floors.