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There are 3 apartments for sale at 55 Liberty Street (last updated on Sep 17, 2022)

Liberty Tower, 55 Liberty Street

Co-op located in Financial District, between Broadway & Nassau Street

Description of Liberty Tower at 55 Liberty Street

Located at 55 Liberty Street, Liberty Tower is one of New York's original skyscrapers. It was completed in 1909, and President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's law office was one of the first commercial tenants. The striking terra cotta façade and carvings of lions, falcons, and gargoyles were instrumental in its being granted the Lucy G. Moses Preservation Award from the Landmarks Preservation Commission.

Following its conversion to a cooperative, the building is staffed by a friendly and efficient 24-hour door staff and a live-in superintendent. It is zoned for District 2, Spruce Street School, and is close to the Oculus, Brookfield Place, and the new South Street Seaport.

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Building Facts

  • Year Built: 1909
    Building Type: Co-op
    Neighborhood: Financial District (Manhattan)
    Minimum Down Payment: 30%
  • Total Apartments: 86 86
    Total Floors: 33
    Doorman: FT Doorman
    Pets: Allowed

Apartment Pricing Stats

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Building Amenities

  • Concierge
  • FT Doorman
  • High-Rise
  • Pre War
  • Resident Storage
  • Video Intercom
  • Washer/Dryer in building
  • Elevator
  • Live-In Superintendent

Apartments for Sale at 55 Liberty Street (3) View history of all units

3
Available Apts
$450K - $4.945M
Price Range
$1,126
Avg. Price / ft2
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Liberty Tower: Rating

29
Out of 44

Architecture Rating: 29 / 44

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33
Out of 36

Location Rating: 33 / 36

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18
Out of 39

Features Rating: 18 / 39

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10
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90

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
  • #34 Rated co-op in Manhattan
  • #1 Rated co-op - FIDI - BPC
  • #1 Rated co-op - Financial District
 

Carter Horsley's Review of Liberty Tower

Carter Horsley's Building Review
"One of the great skyscrapers of Lower Manhattan, this Gothic Revival-style tower at 55 Liberty Street on the northeast corner at Nassau Street was erected in 1910 and designed by Henry Ives Cobb. 

It is known as Liberty Tower. Over the years its office tenants included the Sinclair Oil Company and a precursor of the accounting firm of Coopers Lybrand. " Read Carter's Full Review
Pros
  • Spectacular pre-war skyscraper
  • Spectacular views
  • Supreme downtown location
  • Many different layouts
  • Some multi-level units
  • Close to subways
  • Doorman and concierge
  • Attractive pre-war details
  • Pet-friendly
  • Live-in superintendent
  • Gargoyles
Cons
  • No sidewalk landscaping
  • No garage
  • No health club
  • No balconies
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Subways

  1. J
  2. Z
  3. 2
  4. 3
  5. 4
  6. 5
  7. A
  8. C
at Broadway 0.11 miles
  1. R
at Church and Dey 0.15 miles
  1. 1
at Greenwich 0.25 miles
  1. E
at Church and Park Pl 0.26 miles
  1. 6
at Centre and Reade 0.40 miles
 

Sales Summary - Past 12 Months

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Past 12 Months
$2,070,000
Avg. Price
Based on 2 Sales
 

Closing History - Last 10 sales

10
Units Sold
$456K - $2.9M
Price Range
$896
Avg. Price / ft2

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