149 E 81ST ST in Upper East Side

Upper East Side


The Upper East Side continues to increase in prestige.

Yet, even with its affluent and dignified aesthetic, The Upper East Side maintains an outstanding sense of community and warmth. Families choose this neighborhood for its five-star schools, quiet atmosphere, and marvelously close proximity to Central Park.

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Building Mix

  • 24% Pre War
  • 21% Walk-Up
  • 19% Luxury Highrise
  • 11% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 7% Post War
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Descriptions of 149 E 81st St

Well maintained and renovated elevator building in the heart of the Upper Eastside, located between 3rd and lexington you are only a few blocks to the subway, 86 St Express 6,5,4 Located and central park on a serene tree-lined block and walking distance to everything the UES has to offer. Marcel Gonzalez (Feb 2014)
Centrally situated around the corner from the Upper East Side's Lexington Avenue, steps from the 4/5/6 express stop, Fairway, Staples, Movies, H&M and more or less any other store, coffee shop or restaurant that you can imagine. Ana Weisberger (Mar 2013)
This building has only 2 apartments per floorl Features include two entry doors for extra privacy, separate living room area, a newly renovated kitchen, stainless steel appliances, windows in both baths and kitchen. Shelley Karten (Jan 2014)
Beautiful Prewar Brownstone on tree-lined block, fully renovated with all new appliances including washer and dryer, close to transportation near to fantastic restaurants, bars and amazing shopping. Patrick Pierre-Jean (Mar 2013)
Located just steps to the EXPRESS 4 5 6 Trains, Crosstown Bus, the famed and convenient shopping corridor of 86th Street including Fairway, Barnes and Nobles, Sephora, Shake Shack and more. Caroline Lee (Mar 2013)
Walk to the best UES buses, trains, bars, restaurants, diner's, coffee shops, gyms, yoga, dry cleaners, markets, department stores, museums, central park, night life, and so much more. Kevin McGraw (Jan 2014)
One tub) in low UES 80's off lexington ave, beautiful tree lined block near local and express trains, parks and museums, Exposed Brick living room, Large Stainless Steel Kitchen. Peter Migliozzi (Aug 2012)
This beautiful low-rise building is located on a quiet tree lined street easily accessible by the 4,5,6 EXPRESS and LOCAL TRAINS as well as the CROSSTOWN BUS. Scott Desposito (Mar 2013)
Brownstone building with beautifully renovated apartments, recessed lights, high ceilings, oak floors, dishwasher, and modern kitchens. Oana Negrea (Jan 2014)
Convenient To Best Of What The Upper East Side Has To Offer Including Easy Access To The Two Subway Lines, Restaurants And Shops. Maurice Patterson (Apr 2013)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 4 6 5 86 St (0.25 mi)
  • 4 6 5 77 St (0.26 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 10
Floor area: 10485
Year built: 1920

Building Median Rents

1br: $2,150

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 006 Lillie D. Blake
  • Elementary
  • 45 EAST 81 STREET
  • P.S. 290 Manhattan New School
  • Elementary
  • 311 EAST 82 STREET
  • J.H.S. 167 Robert F. Wagner
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 220 EAST 76 STREET
  • Eleanor Roosevelt High School
  • High school
  • 411 EAST 76 STREET
  • P.S. 158 Bayard Taylor
  • Elementary
  • 1458 YORK AVENUE
  • Ps 151
  • Early Childhood
  • 421 EAST 88 STREET
  • P.S. 267
  • Elementary
  • 1458 YORK AVENUE
  • P.S. 051 Elias Howe
  • Elementary
  • 323 East 91st Street
  • East Side Middle School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 331 EAST 91ST STREET
  • P.S. 77 Lower Lab School
  • Elementary
  • 1700 3 AVENUE