481 2nd Avenue

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 481 2nd Avenue

24h doorman, concierge, swimming pool, sun deck with bbq, childrens playroom, state of the art fitness center, storage, bike rooms, attached garage, free shuttle, elevator, nursery, 24h security, 24h laundry rooms, restaurant and longe, on-site market and cafe, dry, cleaning, on-site pre-school, outdoor concerts and events NO BROKER FEE. Stanislav Nikolov (Aug 2014)
This amazing building offers an elevated level of living through stylishly redesigned luxury rental residences and common spaces along with exceptional access to some of Manhattan's best nightlife and shopping destinations. Zac Flynt (Mar 2013)
The building comes complete with a 24 hour doorman and concierge, a beautiful residents lounge with a common outdoor space and billiards, kitchen and wifi for its residents. There is also a state of the art fitness center as well as a roof deck. Helvin Rymer (Aug 2012)
Conveniently located on 2nd Avenue with quick access to the uptown and downtown busses and a short walk to the N, R, 6 trains. Accented by exposed brick, high ceilings, and hardwood floors. Gabriel Hernandez (Jun 2013)
Walking distance to the Empire State Building, Madison Square Garden, 3rd Avenue's fantastic shops and lively restaurants. AmethysCity Amethys (Sep 2011)
Polished Hardwood Floors, High Ceilings, Bright with a Panoramic picture Window, Garage in Building, Roof Deck. 24 Hours Doorman, Elevator, Gut Renovated Kitchen ans Bathroom. Brett Gold (Nov 2012)
Amazing location on a quiet block, yet close enough to so many things to do and eat and transportation. Gabriel Mayorga (Dec 2013)
Full service doorman building with 24 Hour Doorman, Free Gym, Laundry Room and Valet Service. David Findel (Mar 2014)
This MIXED-USE building is on a prime avenue and sits among great restaurants and bars. Its only a few avenues from the 6 train on 28th street and Park Ave. Vincent Todaro (Dec 2013)
Be the envy of your friends and live in this beautiful building. Amenities include several lounges, roof decks, fitness center. William Stewart (Feb 2013)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • 4 6 5 28 St (0.38 mi)
  • 4 6 5 33 St (0.42 mi)
  • 4 6 5 23 St (0.51 mi)

building details

Floors: 19
Units: 111
Floor area: 89282
Year built: 1965

Building Median Rents

3br: $6,398
4br: $8,748

Nearby Schools

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