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Building: 501 East 79th Street

501 East 79th Street, New York, NY, 10021

137 units20 storiesBuilt in 1961

Building Description

This is a Postwar building built in 1960 and converted in 1961, 20 floors and 139 apartments. It does require 70% financing. The maintenance includes electric and basic cable. This building has a full time doorman, live in super, allows washer/dryers with Board approval, there is a storage area for bikes and there is a garage. It is located only 3 streets to Carl Schurz Park, which has a lovely walk way along the East River.

Description Provided by Elaine Tross

Building Amenities

  • Bike Room
  • Doorman
  • Elevator
  • Laundry in Building
  • Live-in Super
  • Pied-a-terre allowed
Outdoor Space
  • Roof Deck
  • NYC Storm Zone 5

Building Facts

Facts 137 units20 storiesBuilt in 1961
Building Class D4
District Community District 108City Council District 5Police Precinct 19
Floorplans 51 floorplans available
Documents and Permits 166 documents and permits
Sales Listings 2 active sales ($1,612,500 avg price)
1 in contract sale ($730,000 avg price)
60 previous sales ($915 per ft² avg, $1,335,824 avg price)



Sales (2)

#18DE - 501 East 79th Street $2,495,000 
8 rooms, 4 beds3 baths
#6G - 501 East 79th Street $730,000   In Contract
3.5 rooms, 1 bed1 bath


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