489 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 489 2nd Avenue

With rows of restaurants from "Waterfront ale house" to "River park" you will not be at a loss for places to dine in your neighborhood. Voice intercom, Close to transportation. Allan Jimenez (Oct 2012)
Park Avenue South's clubs and lounges are steps away along with top-rated restaurants in and around Gramercy and Madison Square Park. The neighborhood offers exceptional access to some of Manhattan's best nightlife and shopping destinations. Christina Dolamore (Oct 2012)
Subway around the corner, cleaners right downstairs, parks, bodegas, shopping and grocery everywhere you look. Fantastic space for the price and location. Nate Darwish (Nov 2012)
Fantastic gramercy area near fun dining, shopping and area parks. Vilas Pimple' (Jan 2012)
Centrally located by 28th Street 4 and 6 train. Eric Storch (Jan 2014)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 4 6 5 28 St (0.39 mi)
  • 4 6 5 33 St (0.42 mi)
  • 4 6 5 23 St (0.52 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 16
Floor area: 9975
Year built: 1910

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