Jennifer Lopez still can’t sell her $25M NYC penthouse — 4 years later

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While Jennifer Lopez is busy searching for a California abode with Ben Affleck, she is still having trouble unloading her $25 million Manhattan penthouse — which has been on the market for nearly four years now, The Post has learned. 

Lopez, 52, first listed the property in October 2017 for $26.95 million —  three years after she initially purchased the duplex penthouse in Flatiron for $20.16 million, property records show. 

According to one insider, Lopez listed the home, located at the Whitman nearby Madison Square Park, after realizing it wasn’t the most private of places to live.

“It really isn’t ideal for her there,” the source explained.

But in 2019, without any offers, the home took a $1.96 million price cut. Still, however, it wasn’t enough to entice a buyer and the home remains for sale today. 

The Post has reached out to J.Lo’s reps for comment. 

Made up of four bedrooms and 11 bathrooms, the penthouse has been described as “the crown jewel of The Whitman Mansion,” according to the listing. 

Jennifer Lopez initially purchased the duplex penthouse at The Whitman in 2014 for nearly $21 million.
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The main living area.
The main living area.
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The chefs kitchen with an expansive island and breakfast bar.
The chef’s kitchen with an expansive island and breakfast bar.
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With over 6,500 square feet of interior space and 3,000 square feet of outdoor space, the luxury abode features four separate terraces spread on two floors overlooking Madison Square Park.

A private elevator leads to a secure entry foyer that opens to the expansive great room with skylight and three French doors leading to one of the terraces. 

The dining and kitchen space.
The dining and kitchen space.
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One of four grand terraces.
One of four grand terraces.
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The expansive study.
The expansive study.
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Another living space.
Another living space.
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The chefs’ kitchen comes with a breakfast bar and dining area complete with a large island, open shelving and custom cabinetry. The same floor holds a private bedroom wing with three bedrooms and ensuite baths, a staff room with a full bath and a laundry room. 

On the second floor of the penthouse is the primary ensuite bedroom with two primary bathrooms and two outdoor terraces — one near the bathroom and one close to the bedroom. 

The primary ensuite bedroom.
The primary ensuite bedroom.
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The primary ensuite bathroom.
The primary ensuite bathroom.
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A terrace located on the first level of the duplex penthouse.
A terrace located on the first level of the duplex penthouse.
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Another expansive terrace overlooking Madison Square Park.
Another expansive terrace overlooking Madison Square Park.
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Features of the duplex include 12 feet long ceilings, with wide plank rift oak floors, Italian marble bathrooms and a smart home system. 

Initially built in 1924, the Georgian-style building comes with a full-time doorman, private storage and key-locked elevators. 

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J.Lo’s real estate portfolio also includes a Hamptons property she purchased in 2013 for $10 million and a $28 million Bel Estate she bought in 2016.

Before their split earlier this year, Lopez and Alex Rodriguez shelled out $32.5 million for a 15,000-square-foot Miami Beach estate.

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