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There are 5 apartments for sale/rent at 136 East 56th Street (last updated on Feb 27, 2024)

136 East 56th Street

Co-op located in Midtown East, at The Southwest corner of Lexington Avenue

Description of 136 East 56th Street

136 East 56th Street is a postwar cooperative located one block south of Billionaires' Row in a prime location near popular restaurants, 57th Street luxury shopping, Whole Foods, and Trader Joe's. A beautiful new limestone façade has just been unveiled, and the building is currently in the process of updating the lobby and hallways. A 24-hour doorman is on staff, and the building permits pets, pied-a-terres, sublets on approval, and 80% financing.

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Building Facts

  • Year Built: 1959
    Building Type: Co-op
    Neighborhood: Midtown East (Manhattan)
    Minimum Down: 20%
  • Total Apartments: 148 148
    Total Floors: 16
    Doorman: FT Doorman
    Pets: Allowed
    Total Floorplans:

Apartment Pricing Stats

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Building Amenities

  • FT Doorman
  • Post War
  • Resident Storage
  • Full Service Garage
  • Garden
  • Rooftop Terrace
  • Washer/Dryer in building
  • Elevator
  • On-Site Parking
  • Outdoor Entertainment Space
  • Courtyard
  • Bike Room
  • Live-In Superintendent
  • Terraces / Balconies

Apartments for Sale at 136 East 56th Street (3) View history of all units

3
Available Apts
$475K - $1.2M
Price Range
$795
Avg. Price / ft2
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Apartments for Rent at 136 East 56th Street (2) View history of all units

2
Available Apts
$2,700
Prices Start At
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136 East 56th Street: Rating

21
Out of 44

Architecture Rating: 21 / 44

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17
Out of 36

Location Rating: 17 / 36

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13
Out of 39

Features Rating: 13 / 39

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51

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
  • #35 Rated co-op - Midtown East
 

Carter Horsley's Review of 136 East 56th Street

Carter Horsley's Building Review
"This attractive, gray-brick, 16-story apartment building was erected in 1959. It is a cooperative and has 148 units.

This neighborhood is very convenient the Midtown office district and there are many restaurants and stores in the area. There is excellent cross-town bus service on 57th Street and a subway station is three blocks north at Bloomingdale's." Read Carter's Full Review
Pros
  • Garage
  • Close to many stores and restaurants
  • Convenient midtown location
  • Garden
  • Doorman
  • Sidewalk landscaping
  • Roof deck
  • Excellent public transportation
  • Close to Subway
Cons
  • Many apartments
  • No balconies
  • No health club
  • Considerable traffic
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Subways

  1. M
  2. 6
  3. E
at Lexington Ave and 53rd 0.19 miles
  1. N
  2. Q
  3. R
  4. 4
  5. 5
at Lexington Ave and 60th 0.20 miles
  1. F
at Lexington Ave and 63rd 0.37 miles
 

Sales Summary - Past 12 Months

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Past 12 Months
$851,250
Avg. Price
Based on 4 Sales
 

Closing History - Last 10 sales

10
Units Sold
$375K - $1.2M
Price Range
$806
Avg. Price / ft2

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