As of 2014, Carmelo Anthony is renting a Manhattan apartment at 1212 Fifth Avenue across from Central Park in New York City for 29,000 dollars a month. In February 2015, Anthony purchased the entire fifth floor in a condominium building complex located at 508 West 24th Street, also in New York City. Carmelo Anthony is a premier professional basketball player who on July 13, 2014, re-signed with the NBA's New York Knicks for a five-year contract.
Carmelo Anthony played college ball for Syracuse University Orangemen before he was drafted by the NBA as a third overall pick by the Denver Nuggets. Anthony played for the Nuggets until 2011, when he was traded to the New York Knicks shortly before the NBA trade deadline. He is one of the NBA's marquee players being named an NBA All-Star eight times and likewise played for the U.S. men's Olympic basketball team in the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Olympics.
The 1212 Fifth Avenue apartment that Anthony is staying as of December 2014, has a floor area of more than 4,000 square feet, with five bedrooms and four bathrooms. On the other hand, the 11-million dollar condominium unit on West 24th that he purchased in February 2015 is actually two units, which will be combined for 4,556 square feet.