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515 East 72nd Street

Between York Avenue & FDR Drive   |    Lenox Hill

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Key Details

  • Condo
  • Built in 1986
  • 365 Apartments
  • 41 Floors
  • Size From # avail
  • Studios $795,000 1
  • 1 Bed $995,000 5
  • 2 Beds $1,646,000 3
  • 3 Beds $2,095,000 3
  • Last updated Jun 21, 2017
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$1,615 Avg. Price / Ft2
$74 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • Size Avg. Price # Sold
  • 1 BED $1,209,667 9
  • 2 BEDS $2,133,357 7
  • 3 BEDS $2,127,500 3
  • Avg. Price based on 19 closings during past 12 months Last updated Jun 24, 2017
  • View all recent sales
$1,550 Avg. Price / Ft2

Overview

78

515 East 72nd Street has received a CityRealty Rating of 78, 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

23
Out of 44
+
26
Out of 36
+
21
Out of 39
+
8
=
78
Out of 119
 

Architecture Rating: Points Breakdown

Exterior:
Attractive 4 out of 8 points
Retail Quality:
Attractive 4 out of 5 points
Canopy Entrance:
Attractive 2 out of 3 points
Alterations:
Poorly Done 0 out of 2 points
Plaza Or Atrium:
None 0 out of 3 points
Contextual Design:
No, but OK 1 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:
Not Allowed 2 out of 2 points
Free Standing:
No 0 out of 2 points
Gargoyles:
None 0 out of 2 points
Garden:
Exists 1 out of 2 points
Fenestration:
Consistent 1 out of 1 points
Landmark:
No 0 out of 2 points
Unity:
Unified Design 1 out of 1 points
Illumination:
Yes 1 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 40 blocks 2 out of 5 points
Views:
Impressive 3 out of 4 points
Neighborhood Ambience:
Attractive 2 out of 3 points
Traffic Noise:
Some 2 out of 3 points
Protected Views:
Many 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Subway:
More than 5 Short Blocks 0 out of 2 points
Firedepartment Noise:
No Noise 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Supermarket:
3-5 Short Blocks 1 out of 2 points
Distance To Park:
Less Than 3 Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Water:
Less than 3 Short Blocks 2 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:
More than 15 0 out of 5 points
Ceiling:
9-11 Feet 2 out of 4 points
Balconies:
Very Attractive 3 out of 3 points
Health Club:
Yes, with Swimming Pool 2 out of 2 points
Private Gardens:
Substantial 2 out of 2 points
Storage Rooms:
Considerable 2 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:
Yes 1 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:
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
  • #20 Rated condo - Lenox Hill
How was this building rated?

515 East 72nd Street offers impressive amenities in an environment billed as New York City’s first spa-inspired residence.

The eco-friendly residences were designed by Bonnetti/Kozerski. Units are designed with natural materials such as hand-finished, sustainable American black walnut floors, private terraces and oversized windows. Textured sandstone and limestone bathrooms have double sinks, soaking tubs and glass shower stalls with rain shower heads. Kitchens have clean lines and warm colors with handcrafted walnut cabinetry, topnotch appliances and bacteria resistant countertops. All apartments and public spaces in the building have HEPA air filters, while hallways have natural fiber carpets.

Amenities include a full-time doorman and concierge. The building's spa has a competition-sized saltwater indoor pool, state-of-the-art fitness equipment, a basketball court, signature Challenge courses and spa services. There are classes, cooking demonstrations, children’s activities and a Creative Arts studio.

Overlooking the East River, the 41-story brick tower has a large private with close to a half-acre of trees and lawns, a 40,000-square-foot amenity center and panoramic views of bridges, the river, and the city.

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Carter Horsley's Review

515 East 72nd Street Carter Horsley's Building Review
"The very attractive, 41-story, 404-foot-high rental apartment tower at 515 East 72nd Street was converted in 2006 to 329 residential condominium apartments." Read Carter's Full Review

The pros & cons

Pros
  • Good views
  • Very attractive balconies
  • Concierge
  • Doorman
  • Garage
  • Close to hospitals
  • Close to FDR Drive
  • American Leisure spa
  • Good public bus service
  • Fitness center
Cons
  • Many apartments
  • Considerable traffic
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515 East 72nd Street 12 Month Sales Summary

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$1,550
AVG Price / ft2, based on 19 Sales
 

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In the Neighborhood: What’s Available & Sales Stats

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  • 313 Available for Sale
  • $1,761 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $2,807,972 Avg. Price
  • $2,100,000 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive Barbizon 63 Apt PH2 | $13,888,000
    Price / ft2 $4,026
  2. Least Expensive 223 East 78th Street Apt 4C | $315,000
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  • 229 Available for Rent
  • $69 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $7,369 Avg. Price
  • $5,500 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive 225 East 64th Street Apt LL | $65,625
    Price / ft2 $75
  2. Least Expensive 220 East 74th Street Apt 4R | $1,750
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  • 367 Total Sales
  • $1,583 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $1,891,353 Avg. Price
  • $1,444,786 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive The Laurel Apt PH31 | $15,600,000
    Price / ft2 $3,830
  2. Least Expensive 212 East 70th Street Apt 2D | $312,500
    Price / ft2 $522

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