This summer, Heidi Klum is raising the temperature in New York City by moving into a new rental home for a short period in the West Village. The German supermodel is renting the five-story townhouse at 400 West St. for $70,000 a month. heidi_klum_manhattan_summer_house Just a stone’s throw from the Hudson River, the Novogratz townhouse was designed by Bob and Cortney Novogratz of HGTV’s “ Home by Novogratz.”heidi_klum_manhattan_summer_house_2heidi_klum_manhattan_summer_house_9 heidi_klum_manhattan_summer_house_8 The beautifully done up home boasts of an exquisite rooftop terrace with a large teak wood hot tub, an outdoor TV, a wood-burning fireplace, and a fully-equipped kitchen covered by an electric awning.heidi_klum_manhattan_summer_house_3The one-of-a-kind, exclusive  townhouse is complete with a wood-burning pizza oven, gas barbecue, refrigerator, wine cooler, ice maker and beer tap for seamless entertaining.heidi_klum_manhattan_summer_house_4 heidi_klum_manhattan_summer_house_5Klum will spend the summer in the large house that comprises of five bedrooms and four and a half bathrooms. The third floor comprises of a master suite while the fourth and fifth floors include two bedrooms, one on each level. The living room’s glass garage door opens onto a large terraced landscaped outdoor space of stone and glass.heidi_klum_manhattan_summer_house_6 heidi_klum_manhattan_summer_house_7The 7,180 ft² townhouse also comes with a basketball court, a screening room and even a private garage which not only provides parking convenience but is a work of art in itself-clad in a distinct mural of blue hues by famed artist Richard Woods.heidi_klum_manhattan_summer_house_1Listed with brokers Susan Green and Dana Power of Town Residential, the property is also available for sale, asking $17.95 million.heidi_klum_manhattan_summer_house_10Heidi-Klum-NY Daily And Street Easy