228 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 228 East 26th Street

Great price, great location in gramercy, murray hill*nice size stido with closet and separate kitchen, hard wood floors and high ceiling, pet friendly, well maintained building, on-site super fantastic location, close to all restaurants, bars, shops, and transportation. EVA ADAM (Nov 2013)
Amazing Location GRAMERCY close proximity to Shopping (Zara, Intermix, H&M Restaurants, Cafe and Bars (Gramercy Tavern, City Bakery, Shake Shack, La Pomme along with drug stores, supermarkets, bakeries, convenience stores and buses and subways going in every direction. Nikita Smirnov (Apr 2014)
Situated in a well-maintained building in the East 20's off THIRD AVENUE, you are steps to Baruch College, Madison Square and Grammercy Park, plus all the incredible boutiques, cafes, and restaurants that make Kips Bay amazing. Jessica Lit (Mar 2014)
Situated in a perfect location that makes it convenient to the subway and all neighborhood services, such as the dry, cleaner, supermarket, pharmacy, and also many of New York City most exclusive clubs and restaurants. Evan Rugen (Aug 2014)
You will reside near plenty of Transportation [Block Radius of Taxi and Buses], Entertainment [Bellevue South Park, Gremercy Park ] and Restaurants [Bull's Head Tavern, Cooper Door Tavern, The Globe]. You will reside near Transportation ]BUS, METRO and TAXI], Entertainment ]Fureza Bruta, Spin, The Puppet Kitchen] and Restaurants ]Grill 21, La Marca Cheese Shop, L Express]. Jonathan Tynes (Aug 2013)
The location is great, on a quiet treelined blocks, near Madison Square park, Kips bay theatre, Fair way market, surrounded by the best restaurants, bars and cafes Murray Hill has to offer. Oliver Han (Aug 2013)
Plenty of space, Gushing light, Subway tiled bathroom, new kitchen appliances with wooden finish, Tree-lined block, Near plenty of other dining, entertainment and transportation options. Desmond Eaddy (May 2014)
Although Gramercys green space isnt open to everyone, the charming bars, bodegas, and cafes sprinkled throughout the surrounding neighborhood will gladly welcome your patronage. Tree-lined streets converge at this neighborhoods famously exclusive parkits gates remain locked unless you know someone (or are someone) who has a key. Rick Peters (Jun 2013)
Located in a beautiful prewar walk up just a few blocks from the 6 train, surrounded by bars, restaurants and the best Indian food in town, you will LOVE living here. Dylan Smestad (Feb 2013)
Attractive pre-war bldg, immaculate halls, charming apts, arched doorways, hi ceilings, hardwood floors on tree lined Murray Hill block near trains and madison sq. Michael Zaccaria (Jul 2013)
Features new renovation, stainless steel appliances, dishwasher, granite kitchen, marble bath, sweeping views of the city and live-in super. Alex Warren (Jan 2014)
Even more, it has a dishwasher, a roof deck with a phenomenal view, laundry in the building, an elevator, and even an in-house health club. Said Bennani (Sep 2014)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 4 6 5 28 St (0.34 mi)
  • 4 6 5 23 St (0.42 mi)
  • 4 6 5 33 St (0.44 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 22
Floor area: 10755
Year built: 1920

Building Median Rents

Studio: $1,900
2br: $2,750

Nearby Schools

School Of The Future High School
Secondary School
Baruch College Campus High School
High school
P.S. 116 Mary Lindley Murray
The High School For Language And Diplomacy
High school
International High School At Union Square
High school
Washington Irving High School
High school
Gramercy Arts High School
High school
Ballet Tech, Nyc Public School For Dance
K-12 all grades
Manhattan Comprehensive Night And Day High School
High school
240 2 AVENUE
Manhattan Village Academy
High school