Star architect opens luxury Cincinnati residential scheme

Renowned architect Daniel Libeskind has officially opened the Ascent at Roebling’s Bridge, a luxury residential scheme in greater Cincinnati, US.

The scheme, his first high-rise in the US, includes 70 homes and penthouses.

The building provides not only dynamic views of the Ohio River and Cincinnati skyline form every home, but also 24 hour security, private car and driver, a high-tech gym, private dining club, and its own theatre.

Tom Banta, president of developer Corporex, said the scheme is proof that residential architecture can be art on a grand scale.

He said: “It is truly a new jewel in our skyline.”

Around 70% of the homes have already been sold.