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There are 9 apartments for sale/rent at 27 West 72nd Street (last updated on Jun 13, 2024)

The Olcott, 27 West 72nd Street

Condo located in Upper West Side, between Central Park West & Columbus Avenue

Description of The Olcott at 27 West 72nd Street

The Olcott is a handsome prewar condominium located at 27 West 72nd Street, and the attended lobby retains its historic elegance. The staff includes a 24-hour doorman, concierge, and on-site management, and amenities include a gym, children's playroom, cold storage, and residents' lounge.Central Park and the John Lennon memorial are at the end of the block, and the building is close to The Ribbon, The Leopard at des Artistes, Lilly's Cocktail & Wine, Alice's Tea Cup, Shakespeare & Co. bookstore, and the B/C and 1/2/3 trains.

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Building Facts

  • Year Built: 1925
    Converted Year: 2005
    Building Type: Condo
    Neighborhood: Central Park West (Manhattan)
    Minimum Down: 20%
  • Total Apartments: 162 162
    Total Floors: 16
    Doorman: FT Doorman
    Pets: Allowed
    Total Floorplans:

Apartment Pricing Stats

Avg. Price / ft2
$87
Avg. Price / ft2
Avg. Price / ft2

Building Amenities

  • Concierge
  • FT Doorman
  • Pre War
  • Resident Storage
  • Central AC
  • Full Service Garage
  • Washer/Dryer in building
  • Elevator
  • Mail Room
  • Children's Playroom
  • Lounge
  • Fitness Center
  • In-Unit Washer/Dryer
  • Bike Room
  • Live-In Superintendent

Apartments for Sale at 27 West 72nd Street (5) View history of all units

5
Available Apts
$1.295M - $11.5M
Price Range
$2,084
Avg. Price / ft2
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Apartments for Rent at 27 West 72nd Street (4) View history of all units

4
Available Apts
$2,650
Prices Start At
$87
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The Olcott: Rating

20
Out of 44

Architecture Rating: 20 / 44

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29
Out of 36

Location Rating: 29 / 36

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17
Out of 39

Features Rating: 17 / 39

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74

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
  • #20 Rated condo - Central Park West
 

Carter Horsley's Review of The Olcott

Carter Horsley's Building Review
"The Olcott is a handsome, 16-story, mid-block, pre-war apartment building at 27 West 72nd Street between Central Park West and Columbus Avenue. 

It was erected in 1925 and 99 of its 102 rental apartments were converted to condominiums in 2005 by Brack Capital, of which Mose Dan-Azougi is a principal, and Stellar Management of which Laurence Gluck is a principal. " Read Carter's Full Review
Pros
  • Very central Upper West Side location
  • Handsome, pre-war building
  • Entrance marquee
  • Concierge
  • Close to subway stations
  • Excellent shopping and many restaurants nearby
  • Consistent fenestration
  • Not too far from the Lincoln Center for The Performing Arts
  • Bicycle room
  • Ornate elevator doors in lobby
Cons
  • Many apartments
  • No garage
  • No sidewalk landscaping

Broker & Buyer Comments

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Subways

  1. B
  2. C
at Central Park West 0.12 miles
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
at Broadway 0.25 miles
 
 

Sales Summary - Past 12 Months

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Past 12 Months
$1,593
Avg. Price / ft2
Based on 5 Sales
 

Closing History - Last 10 sales

10
Units Sold
$814.6K - $4.3M
Price Range
$1,583
Avg. Price / ft2

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