226 W 97TH ST in Upper West Side

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

  • 23% Pre War
  • 23% Luxury Highrise
  • 13% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 12% Brownstone
  • 8% Walk-Up
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Descriptions of 226 W 97th St

This very well maintained doorman building fit with complimentary gym, elevator, and laundry is located just a block away from the subway (1,2,3 trains as well as near tons of great restaurants as shops, including Whole Foods Market and Symphony Space Performing Arts Center. You are close to the 1,2,3 express trains, Whole Foods, Symphony Space Performing Arts Center, Duane Reade Pharmacy, Central and Riverside parks, and much more. Alex LoRe (Jun 2012)
I only work in the areas of the UWS (60 110 st) and ONLY in elevator buildings (all types of Amenities My knowledge about the area, current availability, and skills in management will save you a lot of time and aggravation but also make it a fun process. Yakov Azolay (Sep 2012)
Microwave, dishwasher, washer and dryer included 24/7 Doorman/Elevator/Small fitness center in basement GREAT LOCATION Surrounded by an endless array of restaurants, clubs, shops and entertainment Venues. Itay Gamlieli (Oct 2012)
Located in the heart of the Upper West Side, just steps to shopping and transportation, #1/2/3 trains and buses including cross-town, for easy trips to the East side, Midtown, Chelsea, and the Village. Bob Adler (Aug 2013)
In the event that you have not been employed full-time for over a year or you are currently enrolled in school and do not qualify, you may use a guarantor that makes at least 80-100x the monthly rent. Annette Holmgren (Jul 2012)
Huge 1Bed/1Bath in prime location Very clean, bright, well-kept building stainless steel appliances, dishwasher, closet space Steps from parks, restaurants, and transportation A MUST SEE. M Jonas (Jun 2013)
Brand New Renovations, Stainless Steel Appliances, Dishwasher, Microwave, Doorman, Laundry, Elevator, Hardwood Floors and Plenty of Light, Can't believe it, well it's true. Cerissa Crespo (Oct 2011)
Bedrooms fits Queen sized bes and see trees and street out the generous windo with Enjoy your renovated marble windowed bath you only find in these pre-war buildings. Robert Forster (Jul 2012)
This could be the summer that you work with an honest, street-smart real estate professional with access to more listings than any other brokerage in the city. Marco Maisto (Aug 2013)
Conveniently located near Columbia University, Barnard College, Teachers College, Bank Street College, Manhattan School fo Music and City College of New York. Anwar Samad (Dec 2010)
Building type Rental, Condo, Co op Our knowledge with the area, current availability and community services (school district, pets services, gym, medical. Jacob Azolay (Nov 2012)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 2 3 96 St (0.13 mi)
  • 1 103 St (0.35 mi)
  • C A D B 96 St (0.48 mi)
  • 1 2 3 86 St (0.58 mi)

building details

Floors: 8
Units: 34
Floor area: 22275
Year built: 1920

Building Median Rents

3br: $6,800

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 163 Alfred E. Smith
  • Elementary
  • 163 WEST 97 STREET
  • M.S. 250 West Side Collaborative Middle School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 735 WEST END AVENUE
  • P.S. 075 Emily Dickinson
  • Elementary
  • 735 WEST END AVENUE
  • M.S. 256 Academic & Athletic Excellence
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 154 WEST 93 STREET
  • M.S. 258 Community Action School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 154 WEST 93 STREET
  • P.S. 333 Manhattan School For Children
  • K-8
  • 154 WEST 93 STREET
  • Edward A. Reynolds West Side High School
  • High school
  • 140 WEST 102 STREET
  • P.S. 084 Lillian Weber
  • Elementary
  • 32 WEST 92 STREET
  • West Prep Academy
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 150 WEST 105 STREET
  • P.S. 145, The Bloomingdale School
  • Elementary
  • 150 WEST 105 STREET
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