609 W 137TH ST in Hamilton Heights

Hamilton Heights

Families On the rise

One would never guess that crossing into Hamilton Heights is actually setting foot onto a vast estate--35 acres to be exact--land appropriated by the statesman, war hero, diplomat, and one of America’s founding fathers, the great Alexander Hamilton.

His affinity to the area is clear.

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Building Mix

  • 22% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 21% Elevator Building
  • 21% Pre War
  • 14% Walk-Up
  • 8% New Building
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Descriptions of 609 W 137th St

Just east of Riverbank State Park and between the sprawling campuses of CCNY and Columbia University lies a pre-war block-wide monument to a bygone era of good living, now converted into spacious luxury rentals with a European touch, never before seen in these parts. Convenient to Columbia University, Manhattan School of Music, City College and other nearby institutions. Allan Gewurtz (Jun 2014)
Secure building with cameras and key fob entry Kitchen is modern and open featuring Frigidaire gas ranges, microwaves, dishwashers and refrigerators, all wood cabinetry, granite countertops, backsplash. Sabina Les (Mar 2013)
Live between Broadway and Riverside, baby steps from train #1 by City College, also walking distance to Columbia University, Fairway Market, Covo Restaurant, Dinasoure BBQ and much more. This building has a modern lobby, a fitness room, a conference area, lounge with TV, Bicycle Room, Laundry room and live-in super. Sofia Corradini (Jan 2014)
With a prime location near mass transit and at the heart of the vibrant Hamilton Heights section of Washington Heights, The Westbourne owns a prime Upper Manhattan address. Modern building services include an on-site superintendent and building manager, modern laundry room, elevators and newly installed windows and mailboxes. Jeffrey St.Arromand (Sep 2013)
High Vaulted Ceilings Full Kitchen with Dining Area Stainless Steel Appliances Convenient to 1, B, and C trains Oversized Windows Cherry Hardwood floor Huge Bedrooms. Brian W. Murphy (Sep 2013)
A vibrant neighborhood perfectly situated just north of the Columbia University campus where friendly families live alongside hardworking students and professionals. The living room is designed for entertaining and relaxing, and the whole exemplary package is just a stroll up the street from the 1 train for a quick commute. Justin DiGiulio (Nov 2013)
Great lux building entire bulding redone, amazing block, steps from parks, subways, busses, fairway, safe quiet area. Great Upper West Side spacious 3 beddroom, brand new renovations, gym, laundry, tv room, kids play room. KT Larida (Jul 2014)
Stunning Hardwood Floors, High Vaulted Ceilings, Huge Living Space, Lots of Light Elevator, and On Site Laundry. Conveniently located right off of Broadway just a short walk to all neighborhood amenities and transportation. Mariesa Valentino (Mar 2014)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 137 St - City College (0.12 mi)
  • 1 145 St (0.46 mi)
  • 1 125 St (0.5 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 36
Floor area: 38750
Year built: 1906

Building Median Rents

3br: $3,700

Nearby Schools

New Design Middle School
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
625 WEST 133 STREET
P.S. 325
Elementary
500 WEST 138 STREET
P.S. 192 Jacob H. Schiff
Elementary
500 WEST 138 STREET
I.S. 195 Roberto Clemente
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
625 WEST 133 STREET
High School For Mathematics, Science And Engineeri
High school
240 CONVENT AVE
P.S. 161 Pedro Albizu Campos
K-8
499 WEST 133 STREET
A. Philip Randolph Campus High School
High school
443 WEST 135 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
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