Welcome home to this chic and thoughtfully renovated three-bedroom, 2 bathroom beauty just off Fifth Avenue. Features include high ceilings, over-sized windows and generous rooms. There is a beautiful open-kitchen with custom solid cherry cabinets and pantry, ample storage, marble counter tops, exterior vented range hood. This gem also offers oak flooring, noise reducing windows and through- the-wall A/C, a wood burning fireplace, a washer and dryer and plenty of closets throughout. Sitting just off Fifth Avenue, 8 East 96th Street is one of the city’s most celebrated boutique Rosario Candela buildings in a coveted neighborhood, Carnegie Hill. This “Candela” masterpiece is a white gloved, pre-war, cooperative building that is pet friendly and offers a bike room, basement storage for each apartment, and a central laundry room. It is also in close proximity to elite private schools, cultural institutions, restaurants and various modes of transportation. The building is perfectly located right next to Central Park, the reservoir, and one of Central Park’s largest playgrounds. The co-op board allows 50% financing. A flip tax of 2% is to be paid by the purchaser.