186 CLAREMONT AVE 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 186 Claremont Ave

Stunning pre-war building with beautifullyrenovated apartments featuring all hardwood floors, high ceilings, modern kitchens, tiled bathsand good closet space in prime area near Manhattan School of Mursic, directly off the subway, Riverside Parkand Columbia University. Lauren Boulay (May 2011)
Its located in Morningside Heights, surrounded by great institutions such as Columbia Universithy, Manhattan school of Music, Barnard College, City College, a fitness center, plus steps away from the 1 train, a tennis court, and Saint Nicholas Park. Laurie Nesbitt (Jun 2013)
(Columbia University, Barnard College, Union Theological Seminary, New York Theological Seminary, Jewish Theological Seminary of America, Manhattan School of Music, Teachers College, Bank Street College of Education. While close to Columbia, City College, Manhattan School of Music, and the Bank Street College of Education, it's even closer to Broadway and Riverside Park, both of which are just around the corner. Brian W. Murphy (Aug 2012)
This amazing space is located in the historical Upper West Side neighborhood, which is perfect for a group of students or a family looking to move into a safe but lively neighborhood. Jay W. Walker (Jun 2013)
The inviting neighborhood is super close to Columbia University, and is steps away from top restaurants, boutiques, Manhattan School of Music, galleries, and Central Park. Bakeries, patisseries, bread markets, cafes, wine bars, and a diverse restaurant selection, including world-renowned jazz clubs and barbecue establishments. Close to the trains, and numerous schools, this neighborhood boasts an explosion of businesses any New Yorker would fall in love with. Situated in Morningside Heights, this building is in proximity to everything this vibrant and amazing neighborhood has to offer. Bergen Cooper (May 2011)
Very large bedrooms, closets throughout, hardwood floors, SS appliances, dishwasher, tiled bathrooms, exposed brick, and the patio has a deck summer BBQs. Uri Gonen (May 2013)
Walk to the best neighborhood bars, restaurants, coffee houses, bakery's, gyms, dry cleaners, markets, night life and so much more. Kevin McGraw (Aug 2013)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 125 St (0.13 mi)
  • 1 116 St - Columbia University (0.56 mi)
  • C A D B 125 St (0.58 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 16
Floor area: 13680
Year built: 1926

Building Median Rents

4br: $3,800

Nearby Schools

  • 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. 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
  • I.S. 195 Roberto Clemente
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 625 WEST 133 STREET
  • The Mott Hall School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 71-111 CONVENT AVE
  • New Design Middle School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 625 WEST 133 STREET