153 East 26th Street

Kips Bay

With gorgeous views of the East River, the Manhattan neighborhood Kips Bay is conveniently located just south of Murray Hill and north of Gramercy Park.

The population of Kips Bay primarily consists of young professionals in their early to mid 30s. Located near the heart of Manhattan, there are countless things to do in and around Kips Bay.

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Building Mix

  • 44% Luxury Highrise
  • 20% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 12% Pre War
  • 8% Walk-Up
  • 5% Elevator Building

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Descriptions of 153 East 26th Street

Located on the 4th floor of a 7story building, you have an elevator for convenience or the stairs for your daily cardio, This charming pre-war building offers voice intercom access and did I mention it''s PET FRIENDLY. DoTan Yoo (Sep 2012)
Full time doorman building, immaculately well kept and professionally managed, laundry, and located within walking distance to boutique shops, eateries, and walking distance to (28th Street) Street and 6. Nicholas Sliva (Apr 2014)
In the event that you have not been employed full-time for over a year or you are currently enrolled in school and do not qualify, you may use a guarantor that makes at least 80-100x the monthly rent. Annette Holmgren (Jun 2012)
Super cool area will have you a stone's throw away from Grocery shopping, Hot Botique Shops, Side Walk Cafes, Fine dining establishments, subway transportation and the list goes on and on. Olivia Illouz (Oct 2012)
Located steps away from the 6 train, Hurricane Club, Gansevoort/Plunge, Sushi Samba, School of Visual Arts, Baruch College, Madison Square Park, restaurants, delis, clubs, etc. Lisa Li Moye (Mar 2013)
Elevator Building, Modern Kitchen with Brand New Stainless Steel Appliances, Granite Countertops, Hardwood Floors, Exquisitely Tiled Bathroom. Victoria Gushard Zabbarova (Mar 2013)
Steps away is all the restaurants, cafes, bars, and boutique shopping of Gramercy Park and Kips Bay, and the 6 train three short blocks away. Set in an amazing location nestled between Gramercy and Kip's Bay you couldn't be in a better spot closer to major transportation. Matthew Williams (Nov 2012)
With multiple modes/access of transportation, Kips Bay has become a highly desired area for individuals who seek an eventful nightline. It is a perfect location for students and young professionals who attend universities such as Baruch, NYU, SVA and The New School. Jason Torkian (Mar 2014)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • 4 6 5 28 St (0.19 mi)
  • 4 6 5 23 St (0.32 mi)
  • 4 6 5 33 St (0.34 mi)
  • R N Q 23 St (0.49 mi)
  • R N Q 28 St (0.54 mi)

building details

Floors: 8
Units: 14
Floor area: 15800
Year built: 1905

Building Median Rents

2br: $3,695
3br: $5,295

Nearby Schools

Baruch College Campus High School
High school
55 EAST 25 STREET
School Of The Future High School
Secondary School
127 EAST 22 STREET
P.S. 116 Mary Lindley Murray
Elementary
210 EAST 33 STREET
Ballet Tech, Nyc Public School For Dance
K-12 all grades
890 BROADWAY
The High School For Language And Diplomacy
High school
40 IRVING PLACE
International High School At Union Square
High school
40 IRVING PLACE
Washington Irving High School
High school
40 IRVING PLACE
Gramercy Arts High School
High school
40 IRVING PLACE
Manhattan Village Academy
High school
43 WEST 22 STREET
Manhattan Comprehensive Night And Day High School
High school
240 2 AVENUE