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Building: The Lucida

151 East 85th Street, New York, NY, 10028
118 units18 storiesBuilt in 2007

Building Description

The Lucida, the Upper East Side’s first LEED-certified condominium, was designed by Cook + Fox and boasts a stunning glass façade that makes every unit in the building delightfully sun-drenched. With only 110 units in the 20 floor high-rise, the building is exceedingly private and the units, which range in size from two to five bedrooms, are wonderfully spacious.Conveniently located in the vicinity of some of Manhattan’s best schools, museum mile, restaurants, boutiques, gourmet groceries, parks, delis, and cafés, the Lucida is perfect for those looking for privacy and calm amidst all of the city’s bustle. To boot, it’s near the 4, 5, and 6 trains along with buses going in every direction.This building has truly set the standard in modern green living with everything from water efficiency (landscaping designed with rainwater collection and preservation in mind, for example), to the building’s mechanical systems which were designed for optimum energy performance. The building also boasts filtered air and indoor materials that emit fewer pollutants all of which provide a healthier living, as well as light colored roofing materials that provide residents with a cooler living environment. A true diamond find, The Lucida provides modern amenities, spacious living quarters, and the gift of a more healthful living environment.Address: The Lucida, 151 East 85th Street (Lexington Avenue)
Neighborhood: Upper East Side

Every apartment in the Lucida is sun-drenched and boasts floor-to-ceiling windows along with 10-foot ceilings. Luscious chocolate-stained solid oak floors, master bathrooms with marble floors, and maple and bamboo vanity with marble top on bathroom along with soaking tubs and rain showers round-out some of the luxe details. Some units additionally boast terraces and balconies.

LEED-certified “green”, full-time doorman, fully equipped fitness center, spa center, indoor pool, lounge, catering kitchen for private events, indoor playground design by Kidville, NY, private wine cellar, bicycle storage room.

Financing available at The Lucida for qualified buyers from Home Owners Mortgage

Building Images Provided by dbox

Building Amenities

  • Bike Room
  • Doorman
  • Elevator
  • Gym
  • Green Building
  • Live-in Super
  • Swimming Pool

Building Facts

Facts 118 units18 storiesBuilt in 2007
Building Class RM
District Community District 108City Council District 5Police Precinct 19
Floorplans 83 floorplans available
Documents and Permits 292 documents and permits
Discussions 10 discussions
Sales Listings 6 active sales ($2,732 per ft² avg, $6,864,166 avg price)
122 previous sales ($2,097 per ft² avg, $5,076,215 avg price)
Rentals Listings 4 active rentals ($111 per ft² avg, $17,936 avg price)
110 previous rentals ($99 per ft² avg, $18,796 avg price)
Architect: COOKFOX
Developer: Extell Development
Interiors: S.Russell Groves
Sales and marketing: Corcoran Sunshine Marketing Group

Sales - 3 active / 3 in contract

#17HJ - 151 East 85th Street
Open House: Sun, Mar 29 (1:00 PM - 2:30 PM)
17.5 rooms, 7 beds
7 baths, 5 half baths
4,312 ft²
#17J - 151 East 85th Street
Open House: Sun, Mar 29 (1:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
12 rooms, 5 beds
5 baths
2,717 ft²
4 beds
3 baths, 5 half baths
2,350 ft²
7 rooms, 3 beds
3 baths
2,480 ft²
#17H - 151 East 85th Street
Open House: Sun, Mar 29 (1:00 PM - 2:30 PM)
5.5 rooms, 2 beds
2 baths, 1 half bath
1,595 ft²
5.5 rooms, 2 beds
2 baths, 1 half bath
1,621 ft²

Rentals - 4 active

7 rooms, 4 beds
3 baths, 1 half bath
2,350 ft²
6 rooms, 3 beds
3 baths
2,480 ft²
5 rooms, 2 beds
2 baths
1,460 ft²
2 beds
2 baths
1,448 ft²


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