Barany paid $1,987,500 for the property in Sept. 2005. The building dates back to 1927.
Barany is a managing director at Morgan Stanley in New York City. He previously served as vice president at the Chase Manhattan Corp., a subsidiary of JPMorgan Chase & Co.
He earned his bachelor's degree at Ohio University and a master's degree from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School.
According to BlockShopper.com, there have been 118 condo sales in Chelsea during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $1.485 million.
Address: 252 West 30th Street, Unit: 14
Buyer(s): Steelgarden Corp
Seller(s): Barany and Thomas Jeffrey
Sale date: Sep. 22, 2009