228 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 228 8th Ave

The building is very well maintained, the location is great, just one block from the CE train stop, grocery store and movie theatre are just around the corner, near High line park, Chelsea gallery district. Fantastic location, just steps away from 1, C, E train station, Trader Joe's, Whole Foods, High Line Park, Chelsea Market. Oliver Han (Aug 2013)
This premier location includes easy access to all public transportation and subway lines with delicious eateries, bakeries, trendy cafes and boutiques just around the corner. Beth Sergeant (May 2014)
This is great location, close to the C/E/1/F/M trains, several Citi Bike stations, tons of restaurants near by and the Gallery district is only a few blocks away. Ivan Torres (Aug 2014)
Very close to Whole Foods, Trader Joe's, the High LIne, Madison Square Park, Meatpacking District, art galleries, top notch shopping, bars and restaurants. Loretta Roland (Jan 2013)
The neighborhood of Chelsea will keep you busy with all of its restaurant, sports and entertainment choices. Vincent Jackson (Apr 2014)
Plenty of natural sunlight, gorgeous French doors and an extra large eat in Kitchen Prime Chelsea location. MICHELLE SHIELDS (Feb 2013)
Steps away from multiple trains (ACE, 123 restaurants, bars, nightlife, the Highline and so much more. Mike Drossos (Aug 2014)
Short walk to ACE/L/123 trains Located on the second floor of secure walk-up building. Heather Karpoff (May 2014)
Conveniently located by various subways, buses, coffee shops, restaurants, and more. Rosemary Gonzalez (Apr 2014)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • C E A 23 St (0.13 mi)
  • 1 2 3 23 St (0.22 mi)
  • 1 2 3 18 St (0.23 mi)
  • C E A 14 St (0.31 mi)
  • L 8 Av (0.4 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 22
Floor area: 15226
Year built: 1920

Building Median Rents

1br: $2,495
2br: $2,950

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 011 William T. Harris
  • Elementary
  • 320 WEST 21 STREET
  • High School Of Fashion Industries, The
  • High school
  • 225 WEST 24 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
  • 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