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Building: 501 East 79th Street

501 East 79th Street, New York, NY, 10075
Building Facts
137 units20 storiesBuilt in 1960
Documents and Permits
132 documents and permits
Sales Listings
2 active sales ($896 per ft² avg)
52 previous sales ($964 per ft² avg/last 180 days)

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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
  • Live-in Super
  • NYC Storm Zone 5

Building facts

Sales - 1 active / 1 in contract
501 East 79th Street #11E
Open House: Wed, Aug 20 (6:00 PM - 7:00 PM)

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4.5 rooms, 2 beds 2 baths 1,450 ft² $1,300,000 
501 East 79th Street #2G 3 rooms, 1 bed 1 bath IN CONTRACT


Local Schools


6 at 77th St (0.5 miles)

4 5 6 at 86th St (0.6 miles)

F at Lexington Av (1.0 mile)

N Q R 4 5 6 at Lexington Av-59 St (1.1 miles)

N Q R at 5th Av (1.4 miles)

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Local Schools All school zoning information applies only to the current school year and comes from the New York City Department of Education. No warranty is made with respect to the accuracy of this information as it may change at any given time. Please consult with the DOE or your broker for the latest information.

Schools zoned for this address:

PS 158 Bayard Taylor (K-6)