196 7TH 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 196 7th Ave

From the literally hundreds of art galleries that began setting up shop in Chelsea during the 1990s, to museums of art such as the Rubin and Chelsea Art Museum, to workshops and theaters for drama and comedy, the Chelsea neighborhood simply brims with art and culture. The A, C, E, B, D, F, N, R, Q, V and W trains all have stops in the Chelsea neighborhood. Huge Windows (Lots of Sunlight Laundry on Site. Hossein Abadi (Feb 2011)
1000 square feet, 2 deco fireplaces, 3rd bathroom in the common area, dining nook, laundry, outdoor patio, double exposure (north and south wood floors, exposed brick, sunken living room. Jared Taylor (Nov 2010)
This 18 story, Prewar elevator building in the heart of Chelsea is conveniently located near to all transportation, shopping, nightlife and dining. Eric Borich (May 2012)
Centrally located on a desirable block in the heart of Chelsea close to transportation, great restaurants, Whole Foods, Trader Joe's and Eataly. Terry Bater (Jun 2011)
Wonderful Pet-Friendly Doorman building with On-Site Gym, Laundry Room and Roof Deck. Just Steps from the E, C, F, M, and 1 Trains. Greg Klepper (Mar 2014)
Near the legendary Chelsea Hotel, this doorman building offers you. Of transportation, places to eat and entertainment. Gabriel Mayorga (May 2013)
Part Time Doorman, Laundry Facilities, Elevators and Live in Super. Surrounded by Trendy Restaurants and Great Shopping. Chloe Lloret (Mar 2013)
Prime Central Chelsea location, 2 blocks from subways. Jordan Lankri (Aug 2012)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 2 3 23 St (0.09 mi)
  • 1 2 3 18 St (0.17 mi)
  • C E A 23 St (0.22 mi)
  • D F B M 23 St (0.26 mi)
  • D F B M 14 St (0.34 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 77
Floor area: 76450
Year built: 1940

Building Median Rents

Studio: $2,298
2br: $3,200

Nearby Schools

  • High School Of Fashion Industries, The
  • High school
  • 225 WEST 24 STREET
  • Liberty High School Academy For Newcomers
  • High school
  • 250 WEST 18 STREET
  • P.S. 011 William T. Harris
  • Elementary
  • 320 WEST 21 STREET
  • Manhattan Village Academy
  • High school
  • 43 WEST 22 STREET
  • New York City Lab Middle School For Collaborative
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 333 WEST 17 STREET
  • Bayard Rustin Educational Complex
  • High school
  • 351 WEST 18 STREET
  • Quest To Learn
  • Elementary
  • 351 WEST 18 STREET
  • N.Y.C. Lab School For Collaborative Studies
  • High school
  • 333 WEST 17 STREET
  • Humanities Preparatory Academy
  • High school
  • 351 WEST 18 STREET
  • James Baldwin School, The: A School For Expedition
  • High school
  • 351 WEST 18 STREET