40 RIVER RD in Roosevelt Island

Roosevelt Island

Quiet Families

Roosevelt Island – yes, an actual island – is part of the borough of Manhattan, located conveniently between Manhattan and Queens in the middle of the East River.

The Island is approximately two miles long (running along Manhattan from East 46th street to East 85th street) and 800 feet wide. Roosevelt Island provides a perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of city living without sacrificing proximity to the action.

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Building Mix

  • 58% Luxury Highrise
  • 13% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 13% Post War
  • 5% New Building
  • 3% Other
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Descriptions of 40 River Rd

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The building is 15 minutes to Midtown via subway/tram (F, N/R/Q or 4/5/6 in a historically restored National Landmark, is green-Leed Silver Certified, has an outdoor terrace/courtyard and heated outdoor swimming pool, a waterfront ecological park, 6 tennis courts, on-site parking and bicycle storage and storage units 24 hr concierge, valet services including dry cleaning, laundry, and housekeeping, fitness center, billiards room, on-site Zip Cars (with two other locations on the island on-site Caf and little grocery, on-site Bright Horizons Daycare Center (with a second daycare center option and pre-school on the island 2 playgrounds (with others throughout the island 2 indoor playrooms and bike paths and walkways surrounding the island overlooking the East River. Anastasia Ames (Oct 2010)
Gym, Club Room, Media Room, Pool, Terrace, Water-front Park, Onsite Daycare Center, Playroom, Playground, Valet Services, Onsite Caf, Concierge, Doorman, Fabulous full-acre courtyard, Terrace and Heated pool overlooking the waterfront park and river, Parking Garage, Children's Playroom, 6 lighted Tennis Courts with Plexicushion surface, Personal Storage and Bicycle Storage, Clubroom with lounge, Billiards table, Library and Screening room, Conference room, General Store and Fios internet lounge with ATM, 24/7 Concierge service and closed circuit TV security, Laundry Room, Art Gallery Valet Dry Cleaning, and Maid service available. Morris Cohen (Jul 2010)
147 acres of smart living | Saturday morning Farmers Market | Community gardens | Year round tennis courts | Eclectic local eateries | Starbucks | Duane Reade | The Rivaa Art gallery | Riverfront sculptures by Tom Otterness | Gristedes Market | Fresh Direct Deliveries | Riverfront promenade with Iconic Skyline Views | Historic landmarks | Bicycle and jogging paths | Year round indoor swim club, and fitness center | Daily and monthly parking options. Tim Torres (Aug 2012)
With floor-to-ceiling windows, sweeping views of Manhattan, hardwood flooring, Energy Star appliances, walk-in closets, triple-play package (internet, cable, phone) for $15, six tennis courts, 24-hour concierge, full-acre courtyard, on-site daycare, two playgrounds, general store, and a resident's lounge with billiards, library, and a screening room other buildings simply pale in comparison. Joshua Zeiber (Mar 2012)
00Sweeping Views of East River and Manhattan, Washer/Dryer, Energy Star Saving Stainless Steel Appliances, Granite Countertops, Garbage Disposals, Dishwashers, Individually Controlled Heating and AC, Spacious Walk-In Closets, Floor-to-Ceiling Windo with New Yorks landmark historic residence offering eco-friendly living in the dramatic setting of an urban waterfront park. Rashid Subtain (Oct 2013)
Pets OK on a case by case basis, Elevator, Doorman, Live-in Super, Thermopane Windows, Oversized Windows, High Ceiling, Hardwood Floor, Hi-Speed Internet, Common Courtyard/Garden (OS Roof Deck/Sun Deck (OS Health/Fitness Club, Pool, Laundry in the Building, Garage/Parking on Premises, Dishwasher, Microwave Balcony (OS Dining Area/Alcove. Marco Mendez (Aug 2013)
Extra storage available Mini-blinds Individually controlled heating and cooling Cable TV/Internet hook-ups in multiple locations Internet access up to ten times faster than DSL with optical fiber and CAT6 and all of this within a building that offers hotel-level services including dry cleaning and laundry, valet, maid service, 24-hr. Ian Cohen (Dec 2010)
It is right above a supermarket, dry cleaning, restaurants, banks, pharmacies, and post office are all nearby, as well as river-front parks with lighthouses, 5 miles of urban, water-front biking/jogging/walking trails, tennis courts, swimming pool and five children's playgrounds. Aash Jethra (Nov 2012)

building details

Floors: 18
Units: 8418
Floor area: 5026701
Year built: 1975

Building Median Rents

2br: $2,950
1br: $2,460
3br: $4,023

Nearby Schools

P.S./I.S. 217 Roosevelt Island
P.S. 267
P.S. 158 Bayard Taylor
P.S. 076 William Hallet
36-36 10 STREET
Eleanor Roosevelt High School
High school
P.S. 183 Robert L. Stevenson
P.S. 111 Jacob Blackwell
37-15 13 STREET
Long Island City High School
High school
Ella Baker School
Urban Academy Laboratory High School
High school