498 Amsterdam Avenue

Upper West Side

Quiet Good transportation Fun nightlife Great food LGBT-popular

Upper West Side residents can’t imagine living anywhere else.

The buildings are beautiful and, with a few exceptions, tend not to tower over the blocks. The pace of life is a bit slower than in other areas of NYC. For anyone that has lived in or knows Boston, the neighborhood is the closest thing to Boston living that New York has.

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Building Mix

  • 30% Pre War
  • 25% Luxury Highrise
  • 14% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 8% Brownstone
  • 7% Walk-Up

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Descriptions of 498 Amsterdam Avenue

Full Separate Kitchen, Hardwood Floors, Heat and Hot Water Included, High Ceilings, Microwave, On-site Super, Pets Allowed, renovated kitchen, Separate Kitchen, Shareabl. CHEN ATIAS (May 2013)
Steps to Central Park, B, C,1 Train Lines and some of the best Restaurants the city has to offer. Great Location. Daniel Itingen (Apr 2013)
It is on the dynamic Upper West Side a block from Browdway, and three blocks from a subway. Meni Tsoukalas (Jul 2014)
Well-maintainted and Lovely Prewar Walk Up Building with a Carpeted and Marble Interior. Laundry Onsite. Mike Mishkin (Jan 2013)
Post-war building, Restaurants nearby, Shopping nearby, School nearby. Clark LeMelle (Jul 2011)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 2 3 86 St (0.14 mi)
  • 1 2 3 79 St (0.32 mi)
  • C A D B 81 St - Museum of Natural History (0.46 mi)
  • C A D B 86 St (0.51 mi)
  • 1 2 3 96 St (0.57 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 20
Floor area: 19573
Year built: 1900

Nearby Schools

The Global Learning Collaborative
High school
145 WEST 84 STREET
The Urban Assembly School For Green Careers
High school
145 WEST 84 STREET
Innovation Diploma Plus
High school
145 WEST 84 STREET
Frank Mc Court High School
High school
145 WEST 84 STREET
Louis D. Brandeis High School
High school
145 WEST 84 STREET
P.S. 009 Sarah Anderson
Elementary
100 WEST 84 STREET
M.S. 243 Center School
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
100 WEST 84 STREET
P.S. 290 Manhattan New School
Elementary
311 EAST 82 STREET
P.S. 166 The Richard Rodgers School Of The Arts An
Elementary
132 WEST 89 STREET
P.S. 006 Lillie D. Blake
Elementary
45 EAST 81 STREET