Why is Ryan renting?
Perhaps for a little flexibility. Ryan has been in the news a lot over the past summer for her real estate, however it's mostly been for her properties in California and Massachusetts. As we reported here, Ryan was in the news for her 6,900-square-foot Bel Air, Calif. home, which she listed at $19.5 million in 2008 and reduced to 14.2 million in 2009. The property was pulled from the market and listed as a rental for $40,000 a month this past August.
Elle Decor profiled the actress' remodeled Martha's Vineyard home earlier this summer.
See photos of apartments and homes for rent in your area on RentedSpaces It seems Ms. Ryan is settling into the East Coast, and with this SoHo rental Ryan will have a famous neighbor -- Marc Jacobs reportedly has the unit above her.
While Ryan and other 40 Mercer residents live in one of the world's best neighborhoods for nightlife, it doesn't mean they will necessarily venture into it: The building has a private bar and lounge.
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