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Meryl Streep’s stunning Tribeca penthouse returns for $18.25M

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The Academy Award-winning actress first listed the sprawling penthouse in 2018

A living room with floor-to-ceiling windows, hardwood floors, modern furniture, and a white rug. There is a decorative wall with a fireplace.
The living room of Meryl Streep’s penthouse has floor-to-ceiling windows.
Photos by Travis Mark for Sotheby’s International Realty

The well-documented softening of New York’s luxury market has led many sellers of high-priced properties to slash asking prices—and even beloved, Academy Award-winning actors aren’t immune.

The Wall Street Journal reports that Meryl Streep, actual celebrity royalty, has re-listed her stunning Tribeca penthouse, which first hit the market last summer. When it initially listed, the four-bedroom apartment at the River Lofts condo was asking $24.6 million; now, the price has dropped to $18.25 million. The Oscar-winning actress also switched brokerages, from Douglas Elliman to Sotheby’s International Realty.

“I have gardened under the stars on hot days, and sat by the cozy fire while the snow piled up on the terrace,“ Streep told the WSJ in a statement. “This has been a great home for us, and I hope another family can now enjoy it as much as we have.”

Streep, along with husband Donald Gummer, closed on the penthouse for $10.13 million in 2006, per public records. That was two years after the New York Times casually reported on their purchase of the “4,000-square-foot penthouse with a wraparound terrace.”

A terrace outside of a luxury penthouse, with plants and seating. Tall buildings and a river are visible from the penthouse.
The terrace encircles the entire apartment, and has views of lower Manhattan and the Hudson River.

The apartment itself is a stunner: It’s entered via its own private elevator landing, which leads into a long gallery with a skylight. The living room is off to the left, and has stunning views over the Hudson River; a kitchen (with a gorgeous wood island and white cabinets) and study are beyond that. The master suite has two walk-in closets and two bathrooms, as well as direct access to the terrace, which encircles the entire place. It is, as we said last summer, “as if the apartment has been plucked from a film by Streep collaborator Nancy Meyers, director of It’s Complicated.”

As for Streep, she’s relocating to the West Coast, per the WSJ; last year, she picked up a gorgeous midcentury gem in Pasadena, California.

The apartment at 92 Laight Street is listed with Juliette R. Janssens and Allison Bandier Koffman of Sotheby’s International Realty.

A dining room with white walls, dark hardwood floors, and floor-to-ceiling windows. There is a wooden table with six chairs, and a beige carpet. A black and white painting hangs on a wall behind the table.
The dining area sits just off the living room.
A kitchen with white cabinets, large windows, and a large wooden island. The appliances are stainless steel.
The kitchen has a large wooden island, white cabinets, and high-end appliances.
A small room with white walls, one large window, and a door that leads to a terrace. There are white shelves holding vases and books along one wall. A wooden desk and a gray upholstered couch are in the room.
A small study is an access point for the apartment’s wraparound terrace.
A hallway with hardwood floors. A black and white photograph is hung at one end. There is a door on the right, and two small steps leading to another room on the left.
Hardwood floors, built-in shelving, and dark wooden accents are found throughout the penthouse.

River Lofts

92 Laight Street, New York, NY 10013