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The Soundings, 280 Rector Place, #3L

$450,000 -5.3% | 1 bed, 1 bath

Key Details

  • Listed May 29, 2020
    Last Price Change -5.3% ($25,000) on Sep 20
    Building Type Condominium
    Neighborhood Battery Park City
  • Monthly Common Charges $1,028
    Monthly Real Estate Taxes $657
    Minimum Down Payment 10%
    Doorman FT Doorman

Description

Create Your Own One Bedroom - bring your contractor and your imagination! These photos are of the re-imagined space (actual photos available upon request). What more can you ask for? This super bright, possible one bedroom apartment has good closet space and low monthlies.

Facing south, this cheerful home has a foyer, three closets throughout and a large galley kitchen. Set up a dining area and living room in the designated living space with ease. The proposed bedroom easily accommodates a queen sized bed. Battery Park City living has been the best kept secret in Manhattan for years.

And now, more than ever, the park setting, water breezes and buildings that aren't stacked on top of each other have become even more attractive! The Soundings is the best boutique condo building in Battery Park City. From the friendly doorman, to live in super, gym, roof deck, lounge, children's playroom, dance studio, storage, bike storage, and attached garage your every need is fulfilled. Perfectly situated in Battery Park City, grocery stores (Gristedes, Battery Place Market, Whole Foods), restaurants (Mir-a-mar, El Vez, Parm, PJ Clarkes, Southwest, Hudson Eats, Inatteso, Brookfield Place), parks, the riverfront esplanade, entertainment (Battery Park Conservancy, Regal Cinemas), and shopping (Bed Bath and Beyond, Barnes and Noble, and the Brookfield Mall).

Getting around couldn't be easier take advantage of the free Downtown connection, M20, M9, and all trains close by!

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Apartment Amenities

  • Southern Exposures

Estimated Monthly Cost

About The Soundings, 280 Rector Place

71

The Soundings, 280 Rector Place has received a CityRealty Rating of 71, based on:

 
Architecture

Anything above 30 is remarkable, from 20-29 is distinguished and from 11-19 is average, while below 11 is below average.

 
Location

Anything above 27 is remarkable, from 18-26 is distinguished and from 9-17 is average, while below 9 is below average.

 
Features

Anything above 22 is remarkable, from 16-21 is distinguished and from 9-15 is average, while below 9 is below average.

Rating Summary

24
Out of 44
+
31
Out of 36
+
8
Out of 39
+
8
=
71
Out of 119
 

Architecture Rating: Points Breakdown

Exterior:
Distinguished 6 out of 8 points
Retail Quality:
Good 3 out of 5 points
Canopy Entrance:
Attractive 2 out of 3 points
Alterations:
None 2 out of 2 points
Plaza Or Atrium:
None 0 out of 3 points
Contextual Design:
Yes and Good 2 out of 3 points
Skyline:
Exists 1 out of 2 points
Local Visibility:
Highly Visible 2 out of 2 points
Watertank:
Enclosed 1 out of 2 points
Airconditioners:
Not Allowed 2 out of 2 points
Free Standing:
Corner 1 out of 2 points
Gargoyles:
None 0 out of 2 points
Garden:
None 0 out of 2 points
Fenestration:
Consistent 1 out of 1 points
Landmark:
No 0 out of 2 points
Unity:
Unified Design 1 out of 1 points
Illumination:
None 0 out of 1 points
Water Element:
None 0 out of 1 points

Location Rating: Points Breakdown

Street Ambience:
Outstanding 5 out of 5 points
Distance To Neighborhood Center:
Less than 10 blocks 5 out of 5 points
Views:
Open 2 out of 4 points
Neighborhood Ambience:
Very Attractive 3 out of 3 points
Traffic Noise:
Very Little 3 out of 3 points
Protected Views:
Only Top Floors 1 out of 2 points
Distance To Subway:
More than 5 Short Blocks 0 out of 2 points
Firedepartment Noise:
No Noise 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Supermarket:
Less than 3 Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Park:
Less Than 3 Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Water:
Less than 3 Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Shopping:
5 or less Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Schools:
No Noise 1 out of 1 points
Noise From Nightlife:
None 1 out of 1 points

Features Rating: Points Breakdown

Lobby:
Quite Stylish 3 out of 5 points
Units Per Floor:
10-15 1 out of 5 points
Ceiling:
8-9 Feet 1 out of 4 points
Balconies:
None 0 out of 3 points
Health Club:
None 0 out of 2 points
Private Gardens:
None 0 out of 2 points
Storage Rooms:
None 0 out of 2 points
Bay Windows:
None 0 out of 1 points
Fireplaces:
None 0 out of 1 points
Door Person:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Concierge:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Elevator Person:
None 0 out of 1 points
Recreational Roof:
None 0 out of 1 points
Driveway:
None 0 out of 1 points
Maids Room:
None 0 out of 1 points
Catering:
None 0 out of 1 points
Garage:
None 0 out of 1 points
Mixed Use:
No 0 out of 1 points
Non Rectilinear Form:
No 0 out of 1 points
Unusual Layouts:
No 0 out of 1 points
Prewar:
No 0 out of 1 points
Other Amenities:
Some 1 out of 2 points
  • Condo
  • Built in 1987
  • 121 Apartments
  • 9 Floors

Building Amenities

  • FT Doorman
  • Resident Storage
  • Full Service Garage
  • Rooftop Terrace
  • Washer/Dryer in building
  • Elevator
  • Children's Playroom
  • Fitness Center
  • Outdoor Entertainment Space
  • Bike Room
  • Live-In Superintendent
  • Terraces / Balconies
  • Virtual Doorman

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Pros
  • Convenient to the many restaurants- stores and office buildings of the World Financial Center
  • Central Battery Park City location close to the Esplanade
  • Doorman
  • Close to Subway
Cons
  • Construction will continue at Battery Park City for some time
  • Access to Lower Manhattan is limited to skywalks over West Street
  • No balconies
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Subways

  1. 1
at Greenwich 0.18 miles
  1. R
at Trinity Pl 0.21 miles
  1. 4
  2. 5
at Broadway and Rector 0.27 miles
  1. J
  2. Z
at Nassau and Cedar 0.34 miles
  1. 2
  2. 3
  3. A
  4. C
at Broadway 0.39 miles
  1. E
at Church and Park Pl 0.44 miles
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