Beautiful irony is sweating profusely while running on a treadmill gazing upon Jeff Koons’ tranquil Seated Ballerina statue with an oceanic horizon as the backdrop. Or pedaling a stationary bicycle to your heart’s content in the middle of Hell’s Kitchen — the satisfaction of fatigue in the city that never sleeps. Some luxury developments are finding the value in fitness centers with a view, and the residents do, too.
- Fitness centers with a view provide an added amenity to apartment buildings.
- Fifty Third & Eighth in Hell's Kitchen has sold 50 percent of more than 200 units.
- Oceana Bal Harbour in Bal Harbour, Florida takes the next step and adds fine art to the view from its fitness room.