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956 Fifth Avenue

Between East 76th Street & East 77th Street

Key Details

  • Year Built 1926
    Building Type Cooperative
  • Total Apartments 25
    Total Floors 15
    Doorman FT Doorman

Rating

28
Out of 44

Architecture Rating: 28 / 44

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31
Out of 36

Location Rating: 31 / 36

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19
Out of 39

Features Rating: 19 / 39

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9
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87

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
  • #34 Rated co-op - Upper East Side
  • #20 Rated co-op - Park/Fifth Ave. to 79th St.
 

Building Amenities

  • Concierge
  • FT Doorman
  • Pre War
  • Basement Storage
  • Washer/Dryer in building
  • Elevator
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Carter Horsley's Review

Carter Horsley's Building Review
"The 15-story, limestone-clad apartment building at 956 Fifth Avenue on the southeast corner at 76th Street is one of the most impressive smaller luxury apartment buildings on Fifth Avenue. 

Erected in 1926 by I. N. Phelps-Stokes as an 8-story structure to conform with a 1920 rezoning, it was enlarged to its present size by Nathan Korn after the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court of New York overturned the rezoning and permitted a return to the previous zoning that permitted buildings on the avenue to rise as high as 150 feet. Korn was the architect also of 944 Fifth Avenue. " Read Carter's Full Review
Pros
  • Doorman
  • Few apartments
  • Great views of Central Park
  • Limestone-clad
  • Close to fashionable boutiques and restaurants along Madison Avenue
  • Elevator operators
  • Close to Subway
Cons
  • No health club
  • No balconies
  • No garage
  • No sundeck
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Subways

  1. 6
at Lexington Ave 0.27 miles
 

Sales Summary - Past 12 Months

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Past 12 Months
$10,000,000
Avg. Price
Based on 1 Sales
 

Closing History - Last 10 sales

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10
Units Sold
$650K - $15.5M
Price Range
$3,208
Avg. Price / ft2

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Alternate Address

  • 956 Fitth Avenue

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