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737 Park Avenue

Between East 71st Street & East 72nd Street   |    Park/Fifth Ave. to 79th St.

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Key Details

  • Condo
  • Built in 1940
  • 108 Apartments
  • 20 Floors
  • Size From # avail
  • 3 Beds $8,120,000 1
  • 4 Beds $13,590,000 1
  • 5 Beds $25,000,000 1
  • Last updated Oct 17, 2017
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$3,169 Avg. Price / Ft2
$112 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • Size Avg. Price # Sold
  • 2 BEDS $6,050,000 1
  • 3 BEDS $9,534,247 5
  • 5 BEDS $20,445,726 1
  • Avg. Price based on 7 closings during past 12 months Last updated Oct 19, 2017
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$2,945 Avg. Price / Ft2

Overview

90

737 Park Avenue has received a CityRealty Rating of 90, 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
+
31
Out of 36
+
23
Out of 39
+
10
=
90
Out of 119
 

Architecture Rating: Points Breakdown

Exterior:
Very Distinguished 7 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:
Allowed and Present 0 out of 2 points
Free Standing:
Corner 1 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:
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:
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:
Stunning 5 out of 5 points
Units Per Floor:
3-4 3 out of 5 points
Ceiling:
9-11 Feet 2 out of 4 points
Balconies:
Some 1 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:
Some 1 out of 1 points
Door Person:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Concierge:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Elevator Person:
Yes 1 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:
None 0 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:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Other Amenities:
Many 2 out of 2 points
  • #8 Rated condo - Upper East Side
  • #3 Rated condo - Park/Fifth Ave. to 79th St.
How was this building rated?

This very handsome, 20-story apartment building at 737 Park Avenue on the northeast corner at 71st Street was designed in 1940 by Sylvan Bien for Samuel Minskoff.

It was converted to a condominium by Harry Macklowe in 2014 and has 60 apartments.  It originally had more than 100 apartments.

Other buildings by Sylvan Bien include 605, 710 and 1199 Park Avenue, 860, 922 and 1050 Fifth Avenue, and the Schwab House on Riverside Drive at 73rd Street.

Handel Architects and Moed de Armas & Shannon Architects did the conversion.

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Nearby Subway Stations

  1. 6
at Lexington Ave 0.16 miles
  1. F
at Lexington Ave and 63rd 0.42 miles

Carter Horsley's Review

737 Park Avenue Carter Horsley's Building Review
"This very handsome, 20-story apartment building at 737 Park Avenue on the northeast corner at 71st Street was designed in 1940 by Sylvan Bien for Samuel Minskoff." Read Carter's Full Review

The pros & cons

Pros
  • Two blocks from The Frick Collection
  • Elevator persons
  • Storage
  • Bicycle room
  • 24-hour doorman
  • Very handsome- red-brick- pre-war building
  • Near Asia House and Union Club
  • Across from 740 Park Avenue
  • One block south of cross-town bus service
  • One block from Madison Avenue boutiques
  • Close to Subway
Cons
  • Considerable traffic
  • No roof deck
  • No garage
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737 Park Avenue - 10 year Sales History

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737 Park Avenue 12 Month Sales Summary

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Past 12 Months
$2,945
AVG Price / ft2, based on 7 Sales
 

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737 Park Avenue Alternate Addresses

  • 735-737 Park Avenue
  • 101-113 East 71st Street

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In the Neighborhood: What’s Available & Sales Stats

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  • 94 Available for Sale
  • $2,884 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $7,714,102 Avg. Price
  • $4,372,500 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive Whitney Condos Apt TH | $45,000,000
    Price / ft2 $4,461
  2. Least Expensive 50 East 72nd Street Apt 10D | $1,100,000
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  • 63 Available for Rent
  • $93 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $14,688 Avg. Price
  • $9,500 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive Trump Park Avenue Apt PH21 | $75,000
    Price / ft2 $126
  2. Least Expensive The Leonori Apt 2D | $2,195
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  • 62 Total Sales
  • $2,788 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $6,736,543 Avg. Price
  • $5,200,000 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive Whitney Condos Apt PH2 | $25,456,250
    Price / ft2 $5,255
  2. Least Expensive 20 East 68th Street Apt 12B | $747,000

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