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The Astor Apartments, 235 West 75th Street

between Broadway & West End Avenue   |    Broadway Corridor

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Key Details

  • Condo
  • Built in 1901
  • 100 Apartments
  • 12 Floors
  • Size From # avail
  • 1 Bed $1,500,000 5
  • 2 Beds $2,160,000 5
  • 3 Beds $3,944,000 3
  • 4 Beds $4,777,000 8
  • Last updated Aug 23, 2017
  • View apartments for sale
$2,351 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • Size Avg. Price # Sold
  • STUDIO $1,199,350 1
  • 1 BED $1,633,138 4
  • 2 BEDS $2,537,484 4
  • 3 BEDS $5,350,667 2
  • 4 BEDS $6,698,593 2
  • Avg. Price based on 13 closings during past 12 months Last updated Aug 24, 2017
  • View all recent sales
$2,066 Avg. Price / Ft2

Overview

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The Astor Apartments, 235 West 75th Street has received a CityRealty Rating of 83, 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

28
Out of 44
+
30
Out of 36
+
16
Out of 39
+
9
=
83
Out of 119
 

Architecture Rating: Points Breakdown

Exterior:
Very Distinguished 7 out of 8 points
Retail Quality:
High-End 5 out of 5 points
Canopy Entrance:
Dramatic 3 out of 3 points
Alterations:
Well Done 1 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:
Attractively Enclosed 2 out of 2 points
Airconditioners:
Allowed and Present 0 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:
Individual Designation 2 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:
Very Attractive with Trees 4 out of 5 points
Distance To Neighborhood Center:
Less than 10 blocks 5 out of 5 points
Views:
Impressive 3 out of 4 points
Neighborhood Ambience:
Very Attractive 3 out of 3 points
Traffic Noise:
Considerable 1 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:
Less Than 3 Short Blocks 2 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:
Spacious 4 out of 5 points
Units Per Floor:
5-9 2 out of 5 points
Ceiling:
8-9 Feet 1 out of 4 points
Balconies:
None 0 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:
Some 1 out of 1 points
Door Person:
None 0 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:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Non Rectilinear Form:
No 0 out of 1 points
Unusual Layouts:
No 0 out of 1 points
Prewar:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Other Amenities:
Many 2 out of 2 points
  • #39 Rated condo - Upper West Side
  • #10 Rated condo - Broadway Corridor
How was this building rated?

This large, gray-brick apartment house at 235 West 75th Street occupies the entire Broadway frontage between 75th and 76th Streets and is one of the handsomest apartment complexes on the Upper West Side.

It was built in 1901 by William Waldorf, son of John Jacob Astor 2nd and the builder of the Waldorf section of the old Waldorf-Astoria Hotel that stood on the present site of the Empire State Building.

Mr. Astor built the two 8-story buildings at the south end of the Broadway frontage to designs by Clinton & Russell.  The third, 12-story wing was erected in 1913 and was designed in compatible style by Peabody, Wilson & Brown. 

The building was subsequently acquired by HFZ Capital Group of which Ziel Feldman is a principal and he planned to convert its 199 rental apartments to 100 condominium units in 2015.

Pembroke & Ives is the interior designer.

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Nearby Subway Stations

  1. 1
at Broadway 0.20 miles
  1. 2
  2. 3
at Broadway 0.21 miles
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at Central Park West 0.49 miles

Carter Horsley's Review

The Astor Apartments, 235 West 75th Street Carter Horsley's Building Review
"This large, gray-brick apartment house at 235 West 75th Street occupies the entire Broadway frontage between 75th and 76th Streets and is one of the handsomest apartment complexes on the Upper West Side." Read Carter's Full Review

The pros & cons

Pros
  • Very Handsome pre-war building
  • Concierge
  • Excellent public transportation
  • Excellent local shopping
  • Close to Riverside Park
  • Concierge
  • Close to Subway
  • Fitness center
  • Some bay windows
  • Consistent fenestration
  • Fireplaces
Cons
  • No sidewalk landscaping
  • One-step-up entrance
  • Many apartments
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$2,066
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The Astor Apartments, 235 West 75th Street Alternate Address

  • 2139-2159 Broadway

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In the Neighborhood: What’s Available & Sales Stats

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  • 125 Available for Sale
  • $2,153 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $4,313,720 Avg. Price
  • $3,265,000 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive 221 West 77th Street Apt PH | $22,500,000
    Price / ft2 $3,747
  2. Least Expensive 442 Amsterdam Avenue Apt 2A | $475,000
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  • 231 Total Sales
  • $1,777 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $2,849,629 Avg. Price
  • $1,830,000 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive Two Ten West 77 Apt PH | $20,000,000
    Price / ft2 $3,341
  2. Least Expensive 200 West 109th Street Apt C3 | $407,000

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