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Building: East River House

505 East 79th Street, New York, NY, 10075
Building Facts
209 units19 storiesBuilt in 1963
Documents and Permits
13 documents and permits
1 discussion
Sales Listings
4 active sales ($676 per ft² avg)
1 previous sales ($499,000 avg price)

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Building Description

505 East 79th Street, known as the East River House, is a well-established luxury co-op with a 24-hr doorman. The building was built in 1963, converted to co-operative ownership in 1971, It has 206 residences, a 24-hour garage and a large laundry in the basement. Currently 75% financing is allowed, and the tax deductibility is approx. 52%. Pied-a-terre’s and pets are permitted with approval.

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Building Amenities

  • Doorman
  • Elevator
  • Laundry in Building
  • Live-in Super
  • Parking Available
  • Pets Allowed
  • Pied-à-terre allowed
  • NYC Storm Zone 5

Building facts

Architect: Philip Birnbaum
Sales - 2 active / 2 in contract
505 East 79th Street #6B 6 rooms, 3 beds 2 baths $2,498,000  
505 E 79th Street #6D 1 bed 1 bath 750 ft² IN CONTRACT
505 East 79th Street #15G 3 rooms, 1 bed 1 bath 750 ft² IN CONTRACT
505 East 79th Street #6G
Open House: Sun, Apr 27 (10:30 AM - 11:30 AM)

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3 rooms, 1 bed 1 bath 750 ft² $447,000  


Local schools


6 at 77th St (0.6 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)