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Rental Building News and Offers

The Michael East exterior (All images courtesy of Compass) The Michael East exterior (All images courtesy of Compass)
At the East Harlem corner of Second Avenue and East 117th Street, a new 12-unit rental building has opened its doors offering New Yorkers two-bedroom apartments from $3,600/month. Named The Michael East, the seven-story building at 301 East 117th Street is on the M15 dedicated bus route and just two avenues from the 116th Street subway station serving the 6 train.

The building has just two apartments per floor and most units have the benefit of a private balcony. The apartments are said to have condo-quality finishes that include floor-to-ceiling windows, oak floors, nine-foot-high ceilings, central air, and in-unit Blomberg washer-dryer units. Other nice touches include Rollease Archmeda Shades, LED recessed lighting, and designer kitchens. Amenities include a video intercom and a shared roof deck with sweeping city views.
The Michael East - 301 East 117th Street Google Earth aerial showing location of The Michael East

↓ The Michael East is a contemporary new rental building addressed at 301 East 117th Street at the corner of Second Avenue.

↓ The seven-story building was designed by the growing ARC Architecture + Design Studio and features a substantially-glazed facade that stands apart from its pre-war walk-up neighbors.

↓ With just two apartments per floor, the one- and two-bedroom apartments are filled with southern and western light through floor-to-ceiling windows.

↓ Kitchens have Summit refrigerators with ice maker, Figor Milano stoves, Faber vent hood, quartz countertops, graphite tile backsplash, and custom cabinetry.

↓ Found throughout are oak wood floors, floor to ceiling Thomas windows, Rollease Archmeda Shades, and LED recessed lighting.

↓ Baths have custom porcelain tiles, Toto toilets with soft close, sliding glass shower doors, chrome multi function handheld shower head, and Duravit soaking tubs.

The Michael East harlem

↓ The initial lease-up is being steered by Compass. View all remaining availabilities here.

↓ Amentiies include a common roof deck, tiled lobby, and intercom. The building does not allow pets, however.

↓ The view south down Second Avenue

↓ The 116th Street subway station at Lexington Avenue offers easy commutes to the Upper East Side, Midtown, lower Manhattan, and the Bronx. Express service can be had by transferring at 125th Street or 86th Street.

↓ The neighborhood abounds with local retailers and restaurants. La Marqueta food market and garden supply can be found on Park Avenue.

↓ Big box chain retail can also be found nearby at East Harlem Plaza at 116th Street and Pleasant Avenue.


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