524 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 524 W 123rd St

Morningside Heights is almost synonymous with Columbia University, though the savvy local will be quick to point out many other landmarks in the neighborhood, like Riverside Church. Very nice neighborhood full of students and professors. Hossein Abadi (Nov 2011)
It is close to multiple subway/bus lines for easy transportation, Riverside Park, Central Park, Morningside Park, and numerous shops, restaurants, and schools. Hossein Abadi (Apr 2014)
Located steps to Columbia, on one of the prettiest blocks in Morningside Heights, you have Cafes, Restaurants and shopping all at your doorstep. Dean Dunbar (Aug 2010)
Located just steps from transportation (ABCD1 Trains and Broadway Bus Neighborhood Filled with Great Restaurants, Entertainment and Shopping. Melissa Taba (Aug 2012)
Only a short walk from Columbia University, Hamilton Heights brings you many shops, restaurants, and also a quick trip downtown. Super high ceilings and over sized windows allow for amazing amounts of natural light that illuminate the entire place. Damian Cipressi (Feb 2014)
Easily accessible via the 1/B/C trains, you'll have the bustle of New York at your fingertips, but never at your throat. Justin DiGiulio (Feb 2014)
Amenities NEW Hardwood floors Great Sunlight NEW Kitchen with Stainless Steel Subway (1/A/B/C/D) Super On site. Allan Gewurtz (Aug 2013)
A famous restaurants in Morningside Heights are Tom's Restaurant, "Havana Central at the West End" etc. Ksenia Chuprina (Aug 2013)
Close to the 1 Trains at 125th or a short distance to A, B, C, D Train at 125th. Susan Molloy (Feb 2014)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 125 St (0.27 mi)
  • 1 116 St - Columbia University (0.45 mi)
  • C A D B 125 St (0.46 mi)
  • C A D B 116 St (0.54 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 10
Floor area: 12430
Year built: 1926

Building Median Rents

4br: $4,095

Nearby Schools

P.S. 036 Margaret Douglas
Elementary
123 MORNINGSIDE DRIVE
Columbia Secondary School
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
425 WEST 123 STREET
P.S. 125 Ralph Bunche
Elementary
425 WEST 123 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
P.S. 180 Hugo Newman
K-8
370 WEST 120 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
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