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212 East 48th Street

Co-op located in Turtle Bay/United Nations, between Third Avenue & Second Avenue

Description of 212 East 48th Street

212 East 48th Street is a boutique full-service coop built in 1923. It has an intimate 48 units and boasts a 24-hour doorman, live-in super, central laundry, landscaped roof deck, and stunning marble lobby with arched glass doors opening onto the building's private garden.

Residents have two wonderful outdoor spaces to enjoy! Copurchasing, pied-a-terres, pets, and subletting (after two years) okay with board approval. This Third Avenue location could not be more convenient near some of the best restaurants in the city (Avra, Seafire Grill, Barolo), excellent food shopping including a 24-hourr Morton Williams, the gourmet Amish Market, and Grand Central and its many upscale food markets. The Theater District and United Nations are a a short walk away.

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Building Facts

  • Year Built: 1924
    Building Type: Co-op
    Neighborhood: Turtle Bay/United Nations (Manhattan)
    Minimum Down: 20%
  • Total Apartments: 48 48
    Total Floors: 9
    Doorman: FT Doorman
    Pets: Allowed
    Total Floorplans:

Apartment Pricing Stats

Avg. Price / ft2

Building Amenities

  • FT Doorman
  • Pre War
  • Resident Storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooftop Terrace
  • Outdoor Entertainment Space
  • Laundry Room
  • Live-In Superintendent

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212 East 48th Street: Rating

19
Out of 44

Architecture Rating: 19 / 44

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25
Out of 36

Location Rating: 25 / 36

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17
Out of 39

Features Rating: 17 / 39

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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
  • #11 Rated co-op - Turtle Bay/United Nations
 

Carter Horsley's Review of 212 East 48th Street

Carter Horsley's Building Review
"This handsome, pre-war cooperative apartment building at 212 East 48th Street in the Turtle Bay neighborhood was erected in 1924. 

It was designed by John H. Duncan, who designed Grant’s Tomb in Riverside Park and the Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Memorial Arch in Grand Army Plaza in Brooklyn at the entrance to Prospect Park. " Read Carter's Full Review
Pros
  • Fireplaces
  • Turtle Bay neighborhood
  • Convenient public transportation
  • Pieds-a-terre welcome
  • Pet-friendly
  • Elevator
  • Pre-war building
  • Doorman
  • Close to Subway
Cons
  • No balconies
  • No garage
  • No roof deck
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Subways

  1. M
  2. 6
  3. E
at Lexington Ave 0.21 miles
  1. 4
  2. 5
  3. 7
at 3rd Ave and 42nd 0.32 miles
 

Sales Summary - Past 12 Months

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Past 12 Months
$908,750
Avg. Price
Based on 4 Sales
 

Closing History - Last 10 sales

10
Units Sold
$380K - $2M
Price Range
$751
Avg. Price / ft2

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