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2 Columbus Avenue

Between West 59th Street & West 60th Street   |    Lincoln Center

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Key Details

  • Condo
  • Built in 1998
  • 133 Apartments
  • 41 Floors
$1,656 Avg. Price / Ft2
$59 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • Size Avg. Price # Sold
  • 1 BED $1,287,000 2
  • 2 BEDS $2,319,000 5
  • Avg. Price based on 7 closings during past 12 months Last updated Jul 25, 2017
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$1,656 Avg. Price / Ft2

Overview

79

2 Columbus Avenue has received a CityRealty Rating of 79, 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

26
Out of 44
+
29
Out of 36
+
16
Out of 39
+
8
=
79
Out of 119
 

Architecture Rating: Points Breakdown

Exterior:
Very Attractive 5 out of 8 points
Retail Quality:
None 2 out of 5 points
Canopy Entrance:
Attractive 2 out of 3 points
Alterations:
None 2 out of 2 points
Plaza Or Atrium:
None 0 out of 3 points
Contextual Design:
Yes and Good 2 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:
Free Standing 2 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:
None 0 out of 1 points
Water Element:
None 0 out of 1 points

Location Rating: Points Breakdown

Street Ambience:
Attractive / Pleasant 3 out of 5 points
Distance To Neighborhood Center:
Less than 10 blocks 5 out of 5 points
Views:
Dazzling 4 out of 4 points
Neighborhood Ambience:
Very Attractive 3 out of 3 points
Traffic Noise:
Some 2 out of 3 points
Protected Views:
Only Top Floors 1 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:
3-6 Short Blocks 1 out of 2 points
Distance To Water:
3-6 Short Blocks 1 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:
5-9 2 out of 5 points
Ceiling:
8-9 Feet 1 out of 4 points
Balconies:
None 0 out of 3 points
Health Club:
Yes 1 out of 2 points
Private Gardens:
Yes, but Small 1 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:
None 0 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:
Some 1 out of 1 points
Prewar:
No 0 out of 1 points
Other Amenities:
Some 1 out of 2 points
  • #10 Rated condo - Lincoln Center
How was this building rated?

2 Columbus Avenue is a 41-story tower at 401 West 59th Street.

High ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows adorn unobstructed, sunny views of the Hudson River and the New York City skyline. Windowed chef’s kitchens overlook the dining rooms and feature granite countertops and premium appliances. Marble bathrooms include designer fixtures, separate tubs and glass-enclosed showers.  Apartments at 2 Columbus Avenue also feature the added conveniences of elegant entry foyers, ample closet space – including walk-in closets – and washers and dryers.

Amenities include a full-time doorman, a concierge, a bicycle and stroller storage room, a garage, and a fitness center. Central Park and Hudson River Park are both nearby, as are the shops and restaurants in Columbus Circle.

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Nearby Subway Stations

  1. 1
  2. B
  3. D
  4. A
  5. C
at Columbus Circle 0.19 miles
  1. N
  2. Q
  3. R
at 7th Ave 0.41 miles
  1. E
at 8th Ave and 51st 0.49 miles

Carter Horsley's Review

2 Columbus Avenue Carter Horsley's Building Review
"This handsome, buff-brick, 41-story apartment building at 2 Columbus Avenue Street was erected in 1998. " Read Carter's Full Review

The pros & cons

Pros
  • Concierge
  • Health club
  • Close to Central Park
  • Doorman
  • Close to Subway
  • Excellent local shopping
  • Garage
  • Close to Lincoln Center
Cons
  • No sidewalk landscaping
  • Many nearby towers
  • No roof deck
  • Considerable traffic
  • Many apartments
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2 Columbus Avenue - 10 year Sales History

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2 Columbus Avenue 12 Month Sales Summary

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$1,656
AVG Price / ft2, based on 7 Sales
 

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2 Columbus Avenue Alternate Addresses

  • 401 West 59th Street
  • 403 West 59th Street

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In the Neighborhood: What’s Available & Sales Stats

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  • 77 Available for Sale
  • $1,873 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $3,106,584 Avg. Price
  • $1,995,000 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive The Grand Millennium Apt PH3BC | $22,995,000
    Price / ft2 $3,285
  2. Least Expensive The Phillips Club Apt 402 | $217,500
    Price / ft2 $300
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  • 83 Available for Rent
  • $68 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $6,611 Avg. Price
  • $4,900 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive Park Millennium Apt 42A | $34,900
    Price / ft2 $123
  2. Least Expensive 2020 Broadway Apt 5F | $2,000
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  • 101 Total Sales
  • $1,848 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $2,197,682 Avg. Price
  • $1,725,000 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive Millennium Tower Apt 45D | $15,040,000
    Price / ft2 $5,102
  2. Least Expensive The Alfred Apt 10D | $590,000
    Price / ft2 $1,242

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