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33 Riverside Drive

Between West 75th Street & West 76th Street   |    Riverside Dr./West End Ave.

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Key Details

  • Co-op
  • Built in 1927
  • 143 Apartments
  • 17 Floors
  • Size From # avail
  • 1 Bed $895,000 1
  • 3 Beds $3,200,000 2
  • 4 Beds $5,985,000 1
  • Last updated Apr 21, 2017
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$1,931 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • Size Avg. Price # Sold
  • STUDIO $417,000 1
  • 1 BED $858,750 4
  • 3 BEDS $3,684,667 3
  • Avg. Price based on 8 closings during past 12 months Last updated Apr 25, 2017
  • View all recent sales
$1,312 Avg. Price / Ft2

Overview

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33 Riverside Drive has received a CityRealty Rating of 78, 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

24
Out of 44
+
34
Out of 36
+
11
Out of 39
+
9
=
78
Out of 119
 

Architecture Rating: Points Breakdown

Exterior:
Distinguished 6 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:
None 0 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:
Dazzling 4 out of 4 points
Neighborhood Ambience:
Very Attractive 3 out of 3 points
Traffic Noise:
Very Little 3 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:
3-5 Short Blocks 1 out of 2 points
Distance To Park:
Less Than 3 Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Water:
Less than 3 Short Blocks 2 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:
Quite Stylish 3 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:
None 0 out of 2 points
Private Gardens:
None 0 out of 2 points
Storage Rooms:
Minimal 1 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:
None 0 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:
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:
No 0 out of 1 points
Prewar:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Other Amenities:
Some 1 out of 2 points
  • #20 Rated co-op - Riverside Dr./West End Ave.
How was this building rated?

George and Ira Gershwin had adjoining penthouses in this handsome, 17-story building at 33 Riverside Drive on the northwest corner at 75th Street that was erected in 1928 and converted to a cooperative in 1989.

It has 143 apartments. 

It was designed by George F. Pelham whose other buildings include 67, 98, 290, 300 and 400 Riverside Drive, 270, 585, 675 and 710 West End Avenue, 47 East 88th Street, 2 East 90th Street, 944 and 1120 Park Avenue, and 1136 Fifth Avenue

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Nearby Subway Stations

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    • 79th Street (at Broadway) (0.25 miles)
     
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Carter Horsley's Review

33 Riverside Drive Carter Horsley's Building Review
"George and Ira Gershwin had adjoining penthouses in this handsome, 17-story building at 33 Riverside Drive on the northwest corner at 75th Street that was erected in 1928 and converted to a cooperative in 1989." Read Carter's Full Review

The pros & cons

Pros
  • Directly across from Riverside Park
  • Spectacular views of Riverside Park and the Hudson River
  • Quiet street
  • Pre-war construction
  • Doorman
  • Laundry room
  • Not far from express subway station on Broadway at 72nd Street
Cons
  • No sundeck
  • No health club
  • Only a few decorative balconies
  • No garage
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33 Riverside Drive - 10 year Sales History

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33 Riverside Drive 12 Month Sales Summary

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Past 12 Months
$1,863,250
AVG Price, based on 8 Sales
 

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In the Neighborhood: What’s Available & Sales Stats

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  • 233 Available for Sale
  • $1,370 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $1,945,547 Avg. Price
  • $1,500,000 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive The Chatsworth Apt 301 | $9,775,000
    Price / ft2 $2,421
  2. Least Expensive Master Apt 510 | $350,000
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  • 412 Total Sales
  • $1,137 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $1,359,735 Avg. Price
  • $989,500 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive The Alameda Apt 2A | $7,250,000
    Price / ft2 $1,537
  2. Least Expensive 370 Riverside Drive Apt 7A | $167,750

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