The vase on the toilet is a nice touch, and perhaps the speakers perched atop the credenza in the living room come with the place. And certainly West 89th Street has come up in the world. Still, $499,999,000 for an Upper West Side townhouse seems a little over the top, no? Observes our tipster, "Thankfully they knocked $1k off to keep it under $500 million."
· Listing: 31 West 89th Street [Corcoran]