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There are 6 apartments for sale/rent at 151 East 85th Street (last updated on Feb 13, 2024)

The Lucida, 151 East 85th Street

Condo located in Carnegie Hill, between Lexington Avenue & Third Avenue

Description of The Lucida at 151 East 85th Street

The Lucida at 151 East 85th Street is a luxury condominium building located in Manhattan’s Upper East Side neighborhood.

The LEED-certified Lucida was constructed in 2009 and features an all-glass exterior that allows for ample natural light. The development has 122, two- to six-bedroom units featuring modern, high-end appliances and fixtures. Layouts were intentionally varied and all of the residences have high ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows and chocolate-stained oak floors.

The Lucida’s amenities are some of the best in the neighborhood, as residents have access to a number of topnotch services and recreational areas. The building has a 24-hour doorman, a concierge, a La Palestra spa with a skylit pool, a residents’ lounge with a catering kitchen and a Kidville-designed children’s playroom.

The building is located near some of the city’s best museums, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and excellent public transportation. 

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Building Facts

  • Year Built: 2009
    Building Type: Condo
    Neighborhood: Carnegie Hill (Manhattan)
    Minimum Down: 20%
  • Total Apartments: 110 110
    Total Floors: 18
    Doorman: FT Doorman
    Pets: Allowed
    Total Floorplans:

Apartment Pricing Stats

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Building Amenities

  • Concierge
  • FT Doorman
  • High-Rise
  • Post War
  • Resident Storage
  • Central AC
  • Health Club
  • Intercom
  • Pool
  • Rooftop Terrace
  • Elevator
  • Party Room
  • Children's Playroom
  • Valet Parking
  • Fitness Center
  • Outdoor Entertainment Space
  • In-Unit Washer/Dryer
  • Bike Room
  • Fireplaces
  • LEED Accreditation
  • Live-In Superintendent
  • Terraces / Balconies
  • LEED

Apartments for Sale at 151 East 85th Street (4) View history of all units

4
Available Apts
$2.85M - $16.5M
Price Range
$2,109
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Apartments for Rent at 151 East 85th Street (2) View history of all units

2
Available Apts
$32,500
Prices Start At
$155
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The Lucida: Rating

26
Out of 44

Architecture Rating: 26 / 44

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20
Out of 36

Location Rating: 20 / 36

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22
Out of 39

Features Rating: 22 / 39

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CityRealty Rating Reference

 
Architecture
  • 30+ remarkable
  • 20-29 distinguished
  • 11-19 average
  • < 11 below average
 
Location
  • 27+ remarkable
  • 18-26 distinguished
  • 9-17 average
  • < 9 below average
 
Features
  • 22+ remarkable
  • 16-21 distinguished
  • 9-15 average
  • < 9 below average
  • #19 Rated condo - Carnegie Hill
 

Carter Horsley's Review of The Lucida

Carter Horsley's Building Review
"This reflective-glass-clad, 21-story apartment building is known as the Lucida and was erected by the Extell Development Company.  It opened in 2009.

It has 122 apartments, 110 of which are condominiums and the remainder rentals." Read Carter's Full Review
Pros
  • Large- dramatic bronze planter entrance surround
  • Some terraces
  • Large Barnes & Noble bookstore in building
  • Excellent public transportation
  • Bicycle room
  • La Palestrina spa with pool
  • Concierge
  • Doorman
  • Garage
  • Large lobby with fireplace
  • Close to Subway
Cons
  • Considerable traffic
  • No sidewalk landscaping
  • Many apartments
  • Fire station on block
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Subways

  1. 4
  2. 5
  3. 6
at Lexington Ave 0.04 miles
 
 

Sales Summary - Past 12 Months

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Past 12 Months
$1,680
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Based on 3 Sales
 

Closing History - Last 10 sales

10
Units Sold
$2.3M - $8.3M
Price Range
$1,772
Avg. Price / ft2

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