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There are 4 apartments for sale at 505 East 79th Street (last updated on Jul 11, 2024)

East River House, 505 East 79th Street

Co-op located in Yorkville, between York Avenue & East End Avenue

Description of East River House at 505 East 79th Street

505 East 79th Street was built in 1962 and has a total of 208 apartments, located in Yorkville.

There are currently 4 apartments for sale at 505 East 79th Street, ranging in price from $689,000 to $3,600,000. The most recent closing in the building was in March 2024 - a two bedroom that closed for $1,275,000.

During the past two years, 16 apartments have sold: the most expensive was a two bedroom that sold for $1,275,000, and the least expensive was a six plus bedroom that sold for $390,000.

Amenities at this pet friendly post war building include doorman, on-site parking, washer/dryer in building and attended lobby.

Similar nearby buildings include 500 East 83rd Street, 75 East End Avenue and 340 East 80th Street.

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Building Facts

  • Year Built: 1962
    Building Type: Co-op
    Neighborhood: Yorkville (Manhattan)
    Minimum Down: 25%
  • Total Apartments: 208 208
    Total Floors: 20
    Doorman: FT Doorman
    Pets: Allowed
    Total Floorplans:

Apartment Pricing Stats

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Building Amenities

  • Attended Lobby
  • FT Doorman
  • Post War
  • Washer/Dryer in building
  • Elevator
  • On-Site Parking
  • Laundry Room

Apartments for Sale at 505 East 79th Street (4) View history of all units

4
Available Apts
$689K - $3.6M
Price Range
$976
Avg. Price / ft2
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East River House: Rating

18
Out of 44

Architecture Rating: 18 / 44

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20
Out of 36

Location Rating: 20 / 36

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10
Out of 39

Features Rating: 10 / 39

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48

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
 

Carter Horsley's Review of East River House

Carter Horsley's Building Review
"This handsome, red-brick apartment building on one of the nicest blocks on this major cross-street was erected in 1958 and converted to a cooperative in 1971. The 20-story building has 206 apartments.

This location is very desirable for families because it is only a block away from Carl Schurz Park to the east and excellent private schools are nearby. Crosstown bus service is excellent and the York Avenue buses cross midtown at 57th Street. Subways, however, are not nearby." Read Carter's Full Review
Pros
  • Some balconies
  • Not too far from parks
  • Close to downtown entrance to FDR Drive
  • Close to good schools
  • Doorman
Cons
  • No sundeck
  • No health club
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Sales Summary - Past 12 Months

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Past 12 Months
$791,667
Avg. Price
Based on 6 Sales
 

Closing History - Last 10 sales

10
Units Sold
$390K - $1.3M
Price Range
$799
Avg. Price / ft2

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