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Princeton House, 215 West 95th Street

between Amsterdam Avenue & Broadway   |    Broadway Corridor

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Key Details

  • Condo
  • Built in 1985
  • 213 Apartments
  • 16 Floors
There are currently no apartments available
  • Size Avg. Price # Sold
  • STUDIO $785,000 1
  • 1 BED $798,000 6
  • Avg. Price based on 7 closings during past 12 months Last updated May 29, 2017
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$1,327 Avg. Price / Ft2

Overview

67

Princeton House, 215 West 95th Street has received a CityRealty Rating of 67, 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

23
Out of 44
+
22
Out of 36
+
16
Out of 39
+
6
=
67
Out of 119
 

Architecture Rating: Points Breakdown

Exterior:
Attractive 4 out of 8 points
Retail Quality:
Attractive 4 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:
No, but OK 1 out of 3 points
Skyline:
Exists 1 out of 2 points
Local Visibility:
Highly Visible 2 out of 2 points
Watertank:
Attractively Enclosed 2 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:
Attractive / Pleasant 3 out of 5 points
Distance To Neighborhood Center:
More than 50 blocks 0 out of 5 points
Views:
Open 2 out of 4 points
Neighborhood Ambience:
Attractive 2 out of 3 points
Traffic Noise:
Some 2 out of 3 points
Protected Views:
Only Top Floors 1 out of 2 points
Distance To Subway:
Less than 3 Short Blocks 2 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:
3-6 Short Blocks 1 out of 2 points
Distance To Water:
3-6 Short Blocks 1 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:
Some 1 out of 3 points
Health Club:
Yes 1 out of 2 points
Private Gardens:
None 0 out of 2 points
Storage Rooms:
Minimal 1 out of 2 points
Bay Windows:
Some 1 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:
Yes 1 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:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Mixed Use:
Yes 1 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:
Many 2 out of 2 points
  • #35 Rated condo - Broadway Corridor
How was this building rated?

This straightforward, attractive condominium apartment building is part of a crop of new buildings along Broadway that sprang up in the 1980's that made an effort to relate to the existing architectural context.

Designed by Schuman, Lichtenstein, Claman & Efron, this rather boxy, 17-story is typical of much construction of the period: clean-cut, simple and efficient. The architects have thrown in a number of bay windows and chamfered corner windows to add some interest.

The 213-unit building has a sundeck, storage space, a bicycle room, concierge, video security and valet service and was designed for people who do not need large apartments, want the standard package of "luxury" amenities" and enjoy the ambiance of the Upper West Side and Broadway and value the economics of an address this far uptown. The developers were William Zeckendorf Jr., Jerome Chatzky and Enrest S. Alson.

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Nearby Subway Stations

  1. 1
    1
    • 96th Street (at Broadway and 95th) (0.03 miles)
     
  2. 2
    2
    • 96th Street (at Broadway and 95th) (0.03 miles)
     
  3. 3
    3
    • 96th Street (at Broadway and 95th) (0.03 miles)
     
  4. B
    B
    • 96th Street (at Central Park West and 97th) (0.40 miles)
     
  5. C
    C
    • 96th Street (at Central Park West and 97th) (0.40 miles)
     

Carter Horsley's Review

Princeton House, 215 West 95th Street Carter Horsley's Building Review
"This straightforward, attractive condominium apartment building is part of a crop of new buildings along Broadway that sprang up in the 1980's that made an effort to relate to the existing architectural context." Read Carter's Full Review

The pros & cons

Pros
  • Convenient public transportation
  • Central Laundry room
  • Concierge
  • Roof deck
  • Bicycle room
  • Gym facilities
  • Storage room
  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Sundeck
  • Parking garage
  • Convenient neighborhood shopping
  • Close to Subway
Cons
  • Mostly smaller units
  • Uptown location
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Princeton House, 215 West 95th Street - 10 year Sales History

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Princeton House, 215 West 95th Street 12 Month Sales Summary

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Past 12 Months
$1,327
AVG Price / ft2, based on 7 Sales
 

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  • 209 Total Sales
  • $1,760 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $2,755,172 Avg. Price
  • $1,775,000 Median Price
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