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Walk past the main lobby and enter the lounge. The breakfast table is on the right
"This whole lounge will have Wi-Fi," Maundrell says. "If you're a freelancer, you can work down here or meet clients down here."
50 North 5th's two-tiered courtyard features a waterfall of sorts. "You can reserve this space for barbecues or events," Maundrell says. "Weddings."
The building's very own bocce court. "First in Brooklyn," Guzman adds.
The game room, with a pool table, flat-screen setup, fridge, and microwave.
The cardio room. "I don't know what percentage of our residents are vegan," Maundrell says, "But they like to take care of themselves."
Weight room. The free weights are out of frame.
The sample apartments are meticulously decorated.
Birds, taxidermy, copies of Monocle and Modern Farmer, glass jars of rhubarb syrup, and gently frayed aprons adorn the apartments, as if the attractive, tasteful couple who lives here will be back any moment.
cl-oth Interiors LLC is responsible for the design. "They're extremely on-brand," Maundrell says. "Very Brooklyn."
A studio like this one (Octopus shower curtain not included) rents for $2,850/month
The view from the studio. "If you open the window, you can fall asleep to the waterfall," Guzman says. "Can you image that?" A studio with a private terrace is $3,150.
A 2-bedroom corner unit.
The 2-bedroom's living space.
Given the views and the corner location, this 2-bedroom, 2 bath rents for around $6,000/month
Washer/dryer come standard in every unit
1-bedroom living space. They run from $3,000 to $3,800/month
A view from the roof
Three gas grills for roof cookouts
Looking down into the courtyard
The roof also features an outdoor shower. "It's a Euro thing," Guzman explains. "You can use it to cool down, or wash the lotion off, whatever."
The only place we weren't allowed to shoot was the penthouse—it wasn't finished yet. The four penthouses are around 1,000 square feet and have 2 bedrooms and 2 baths, as well as nearly 2,000 square feet of private outdoor space. One has been leased already.