520 W 123RD 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 520 W 123rd St

Located in beautiful Harlem/Morningside, the neighborhood has fantastic restaurants, tons of bars and lounges, close to shopping, parks and much more. Bergen Cooper (Jun 2011)
Well-maintained building, voice intercom, quiet residential street close to transportation, restaurants and shopping. David Del Rio (Jul 2013)
Minutes to walk to Columbia University, quiet street near all the nice restaurants and coffee shops in Morningside. Evelyn Maier (Jun 2011)
Amazing location steps to Columbia University and convenient to City College 1 and A, B, C, D train. The building is pleasing to the eye and within a walking distance from the Morningside park. Only 20 Minutes to Midtown, near 1 train and A, B, C, D as well as M60 Bus. Tatyana Shestakova (Jul 2013)
Close to UWS Bars/Restaurants/Nightlife. Iman Saleh (Aug 2013)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 125 St (0.28 mi)
  • C A D B 125 St (0.44 mi)
  • 1 116 St - Columbia University (0.46 mi)
  • C A D B 116 St (0.52 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 10
Floor area: 12805
Year built: 1901

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
  • Academy For Social Action: A College Board School
  • Secondary School
  • 509 WEST 129 STREET
  • I.S. M286 Renaissance Military Leadership Academy
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 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