216 8TH AVE in Chelsea


Good transportation Great food Fun nightlife Cool factor LGBT-popular Young crowd

Chelsea is a colorful neighborhood with a strong cultural, energetic pulse.

Once primarily the stomping grounds for the gay community, Chelsea’s great restaurant and bar scene, as well as its proximity to The Meatpacking District have made it one of the hottest neighborhoods to live in for any New Yorker. Residents choose to live here for its wide array of cultural, nightlife and daytime activities. Chelsea is truly an amalgamation of some of the best things New York has to offer.

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Building Mix

  • 36% Luxury Highrise
  • 14% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 13% Pre War
  • 8% Walk-Up
  • 7% Post War
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Descriptions of 216 8th Ave

Located on one of Chelsea's finest residential blocks, it's close to several major subway lines, great shopping, entertainment, and some of NYC's best restaurants. Building Amenities include Laundry, Live-in Super, Central Air Conditioning. Bill Massof (Mar 2013)
Building in is the heart of Chelsea, on a beautiful tree lined block, STEPS FROM THE SUBWAY, world renowned shopping and dining option, and exciting nightlife. Richard Fletcher (Feb 2013)
With the 1 and CE two blocks in either direction, Trader Joe's, shops, the High Line, and amazing restaurants and nightlife are all at your finger tips. Restaurants, the Meat Packing, Chelsea Market, Trader Joe's, The High Line, shopping, trains and nightlife. Great location surrounded by everything this lively neighborhood has to offer. Alek Esposito (Jun 2014)
There is also laundry in the building, and please don't forget the incredible location in Prime Chelsea which is steps from C, E,1. Bart Grzybowski (Jul 2013)
Within walking distance of all of the hottest restaurants, bars, nightclubs, theaters, comedy clubs, and more. Sarah Chaney (Jun 2011)
This gorgeous elevator building has laundry onsite and a beautiful pre-war lobby with many fine details. Lauren Boulay (Aug 2010)
HUGE New Renov + 2 Full Marble Bath + Granite Kitchen with Hi End Appliances + Laundry and Elevator. Daniel Mendez (Dec 2010)
Steps to shops, transit, restaurants Hot Water Included Heat Included Pets Policy. Adriana Floarea (Dec 2010)
Hardwood floors, modern, Newly renovated, Elevator-Laundry Bldg, great location. Shane Kramer (Feb 2013)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • C E A 23 St (0.15 mi)
  • 1 2 3 18 St (0.23 mi)
  • 1 2 3 23 St (0.25 mi)
  • C E A 14 St (0.28 mi)
  • L 8 Av (0.37 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 32
Floor area: 32325
Year built: 1910

Building Median Rents

2br: $4,000

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 011 William T. Harris
  • Elementary
  • 320 WEST 21 STREET
  • Liberty High School Academy For Newcomers
  • High school
  • 250 WEST 18 STREET
  • Quest To Learn
  • Elementary
  • 351 WEST 18 STREET
  • Bayard Rustin Educational Complex
  • High school
  • 351 WEST 18 STREET
  • James Baldwin School, The: A School For Expedition
  • High school
  • 351 WEST 18 STREET
  • High School Of Fashion Industries, The
  • High school
  • 225 WEST 24 STREET
  • Humanities Preparatory Academy
  • High school
  • 351 WEST 18 STREET
  • Landmark High School
  • High school
  • 351 WEST 18 STREET
  • Hudson High School Of Learning Technologies
  • High school
  • 351 WEST 18 STREET
  • New York City Lab Middle School For Collaborative
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 333 WEST 17 STREET