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The Brevoort, 11 Fifth Avenue

between East 8th Street & East 9th Street   |    Greenwich Village

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Key Details

  • Co-op
  • Built in 1956
  • 296 Apartments
  • 19 Floors
  • Size From # avail
  • Studios $889,000 1
  • 1 Bed $1,650,000 2
  • 3 Beds $4,200,000 2
  • Last updated Nov 17, 2017
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$1,873 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • Size Avg. Price # Sold
  • STUDIO $635,000 1
  • 1 BED $1,478,333 3
  • 2 BEDS $2,623,333 3
  • Avg. Price based on 7 closings during past 12 months Last updated Nov 17, 2017
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$1,480 Avg. Price / Ft2

Overview

83

The Brevoort, 11 Fifth Avenue 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:
Attractive 4 out of 8 points
Retail Quality:
Attractive 4 out of 5 points
Canopy Entrance:
Dramatic 3 out of 3 points
Alterations:
None 2 out of 2 points
Plaza Or Atrium:
Attractive 2 out of 3 points
Contextual Design:
No and Bad 0 out of 3 points
Skyline:
Highly Visible 2 out of 2 points
Local Visibility:
Highly Visible 2 out of 2 points
Watertank:
Attractively Enclosed 2 out of 2 points
Airconditioners:
Discrete 1 out of 2 points
Free Standing:
Corner 1 out of 2 points
Gargoyles:
None 0 out of 2 points
Garden:
Attractive 2 out of 2 points
Fenestration:
Consistent 1 out of 1 points
Landmark:
Part of Historic District 1 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:
Outstanding 5 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:
Many 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Subway:
3-5 Short Blocks 1 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:
More than 6 Short Blocks 0 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:
10-15 1 out of 5 points
Ceiling:
8-9 Feet 1 out of 4 points
Balconies:
Many 2 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:
None 0 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:
None 0 out of 1 points
Driveway:
Yes 1 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:
No 0 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
  • #13 Rated co-op - Downtown
  • #6 Rated co-op - Greenwich Village
How was this building rated?

Lower Fifth Avenue changed dramatically after World War I as high-rise buildings began to replace many of the former mansions of some of the city's most illustrious citizens who were moving north.

The first move was highlighted by the apartment tower at One Fifth Avenue, a new landmark because of its height for the area and Greenwich Village and it was followed by several attractive mid-rise apartment houses.

The second change occurred in the early 1950's when the first major postwar apartment buildings began to transform the area in the era before the creation of the city's Landmarks Preservation Commission.

This period was highlighted by the construction of 2 Fifth Avenue, but also heavily accented, a couple of years later, by this building, which was formerly occupied by the Brevoort Hotel, one of the neighborhood's most famous gathering spots in years gone by.

Built in 1956, this 19-story building has 296 apartments that were converted to cooperatives in 1981.

The light-colored, glazed brick building is quite attractive of its kind with its recessed tower and landscaped driveway.

The project is named after the hotel that occupied its site that was named after one of the oldest and most famous Dutch families in New York.

In 1714, Kate Simon wrote in her book, "Fifth Avenue, A Very Social History," (Harcourt Brace & Jovanovich, 1978), Henrick Van Brevoort "acquired for the sum of four hundred pounds land that straddled Fifth Avenue for a short distance and ran eastward to the Bowery and then took a long stretch northward."

"The family," she continued, "sold portions off at great profit, holding on a to a section below Eleventh Street where they meant to stay. A later Henry Brevoort, of the 1840's, guarded his farm, his kitchen gardens, his pet bear and his tavern with high passions. Behind a blunderbuss he refused tolet the city drive Eleventh Street through his land for access to the new Grace Church, in spite of the fact tha...

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Nearby Subway Stations

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at Broadway and 8th Ave 0.22 miles
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at Broadway and 14th 0.32 miles
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at 6th Ave and 14th 0.35 miles

Carter Horsley's Review

The Brevoort, 11 Fifth Avenue Carter Horsley's Building Review
"Lower Fifth Avenue changed dramatically after World War I as high-rise buildings began to replace many of the former mansions of some of the city's most illustrious citizens who were moving north." Read Carter's Full Review

The pros & cons

Pros
  • Prime Lower Fifth Avenue location
  • Concierge
  • Balconies
  • Large modern apartments for the area
  • Excellent public transportation
  • Close to Subway
  • Driveway
  • Good views from many apartments
Cons
  • No sundeck
  • Heavy traffic
  • No health club
  • Noisy area
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The Brevoort, 11 Fifth Avenue - 10 year Sales History

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The Brevoort, 11 Fifth Avenue 12 Month Sales Summary

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Past 12 Months
$1,848,571
AVG Price, based on 7 Sales
 

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The Brevoort, 11 Fifth Avenue Alternate Addresses

  • 15 5 Avenue
  • 11 Fitfh Avenue
  • 6 East 9 Street
  • 11 5 Avenue
  • 11 5th Avenue
  • 13 Fifth Avenue
  • 13 5th Avenue
  • 9 5 Avenue

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In the Neighborhood: What’s Available & Sales Stats

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  • 202 Available for Sale
  • $1,411 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $1,741,223 Avg. Price
  • $1,249,500 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive 1 Fifth Avenue Apt 18AB19B | $11,995,000
  2. Least Expensive 25 West 13th Street Apt 1MN | $200,000
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  • 330 Total Sales
  • $1,355 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $1,378,728 Avg. Price
  • $1,075,000 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive 2 Fifth Avenue Apt 12S | $7,350,000
  2. Least Expensive 26 Cornelia Street Apt 18 | $212,500
    Price / ft2 $531

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