521 W 122ND ST in Morningside Heights

Morningside Heights

Good transportation Near park LGBT-popular Young crowd

Morningside Heights is located in the northernmost section of the Upper West Side. Despite its geographical location on the UWS, Morningside Heights is referred to by many today as “Greater Harlem.”.

Some also refer to it as SoHa, meaning “south of Harlem.” Before any of these names, however, the neighborhood was known in the 17th century as Vandewater's Heights.

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Building Mix

  • 32% Pre War
  • 20% Walk-Up
  • 15% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 8% Elevator Building
  • 6% New Building
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Descriptions of 521 W 122nd St

The building, built in 1907 with lots of attention to details and prewar features, is a completely renovated elevator operated option. Cecil Weeks (Nov 2012)
Enjoy great restaurants and lounges like, Max Soha, Nikko, Kitchenette Uptown, Patrick Ryan's, Moca Bar and Lounge and Haakon's Hall. Hossein Abadi (Oct 2012)
Located near Columbia University, this area has a true neighborhood feel with beautiful buildings on beautiful blocks. You will be a very short walk away from Fairway which is considered on of the best grocery stores in Manhattan. You will be 1 block from the 125th street 1 train and a short walk to the A, C, B, and D. You may also explore Riverside Drive Park whose entrance is on your same Block. Allan Jimenez (Jan 2014)
This Elevator building features an Entry hallway, separate windowed kitchen with a new dishwasher and a new microwave. Well-maintained elevator building with laundry in the basement and a live in superintendent. CieraMarie Mitchell (Nov 2012)
Close to Morningside Park and Central Park and all subway lines, Shopping, Entertainment, Bars and Restaurants. Didier Ciambra (Jan 2013)
Being near the trains gives you easy access and Times Square and Central Park are just minutes away as well. Alan Robeson (Sep 2012)
You'll be steps away from many transportation options and close to many amazing dining experiences. Eugene Litvak (Nov 2013)
Beautiful hardwood floors, Laundry in the building, pets okay and a live-in super. Richard Bucci (Dec 2012)
This Pre-War elevator building Gut Renovated Is available for Immidiate Occupancy. Steps to Columbia University, Barnard College and The Manhattan School of Music. David Ades (Jan 2013)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 125 St (0.32 mi)
  • 1 116 St - Columbia University (0.41 mi)
  • C A D B 125 St (0.48 mi)
  • C A D B 116 St (0.52 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 32
Floor area: 25017
Year built: 1907

Building Median Rents

2br: $2,525

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 036 Margaret Douglas
  • Elementary
  • Columbia Secondary School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 425 WEST 123 STREET
  • P.S. 125 Ralph Bunche
  • Elementary
  • 425 WEST 123 STREET
  • P.S. 180 Hugo Newman
  • K-8
  • 370 WEST 120 STREET
  • I.S. M286 Renaissance Military Leadership Academy
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 509 WEST 129 STREET
  • Academy For Social Action: A College Board School
  • Secondary School
  • 509 WEST 129 STREET
  • Urban Assembly School For The Performing Arts
  • High school
  • 509 WEST 129 STREET
  • The Urban Assembly Institute For New Technologies
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 509 WEST 129 STREET
  • P.S. 129 John H. Finley
  • K-8
  • 425 WEST 130 STREET
  • The Mott Hall School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 71-111 CONVENT AVE