170 AVENUE A in East Village

East Village

Good transportation Great food Fun nightlife Cool factor LGBT-popular Young crowd

Artsy? Then the East Village is for you.

Simply by walking down the streets, one can feel the difference in the vibe of the East Village versus the Upper East Side, for example. Vintage dresses, old lace-up boots, and battered brown purses accent its young inhabitants.

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Building Mix

  • 26% Walk-Up
  • 25% Pre War
  • 13% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 7% Luxury Highrise
  • 7% Post War
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Descriptions of 170 Avenue A

PRIME East Village, 11th Street off Ave A one flight up features lots of sun, Chef's KITCHEN with stainless steel appliances, HIGH ceilings, OVER-SIZED windows, HARDWOOD floors, and other charming pre-war details. Well maintained PET-FRIENDLY building is ideally situated steps from major transportation, restaurants, and shopping. Cherie Lee (Feb 2013)
The East Village possesses a unique charm that stems from its historic bohemianism, visible today in the multi-ethnic restaurants, independent movie theaters and exclusive boutique clothing stores. Hanna Gedy (Oct 2011)
Conveniently located in the middle of major transportation, great Zagat rated restaurants and bars, shops, cafes and Tompkins square park all within a beautiful tree lined block. Amer Alnatur (Jul 2012)
Superb East Village Location, close to everything imaginable, shopping, fine dining, bars/lounges, theaters, mass transportation, parks and even major colleges and universities. Stuart Moss (Mar 2010)
Stay close to the neighborhood with Alphabet City's new quaint restaurants or Bowery's vibrant shops or get away from it all with a subway just 3 blocks away. This is a great neighborhood with a variety of vendors, boutiques, and restaurants that attract an artistic crowd. Traci Wheelwright (Jul 2012)
Convenient for commuters and ideal for students, this building borders the nightlife of the East Village as well as the peace from Tompkins Square Park. Noelle Winicki (Jun 2014)
Bright and Quiet Hardwood Floor Full Marble Bath Voice Intercom Stainless Steel Appliances Microwave Oven Dishwasher Closet Space Building Features. Steps to Tompkins Square Park Near Bars and Restaurants Bijan Samawat specializes in prime east village and lower east side apartments. Bijan Samawat (May 2012)
Experience the authentic restaurants, unique cafes and quirky boutiques that make this neighborhood a unique and treasured city locale. Transportation is readily accessible being just a few blocks from the L train on 1st ave or the 6 at astor place. Jonathan Gartrelle (Jun 2014)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • L 1 Av (0.18 mi)
  • L 3 Av (0.44 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 25
Floor area: 15162
Year built: 1920

Building Median Rents

2br: $3,450

Nearby Schools

  • East Side Community High School
  • Secondary School
  • 420 EAST 12 STREET
  • P.S. 019 Asher Levy
  • Elementary
  • 185 1 AVENUE
  • Technology, Arts, And Sciences Studio
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 185 1 AVENUE
  • The East Village Community School
  • Elementary
  • 610 EAST 12 STREET
  • The Children's Workshop School
  • Elementary
  • 610 EAST 12 STREET
  • High School For Health Professions And Human Servi
  • High school
  • 345 EAST 15TH STREET
  • P.S. 064 Robert Simon
  • Elementary
  • 600 EAST 6 STREET
  • Earth School
  • Elementary
  • 600 EAST 6 STREET
  • Institute For Collaborative Education
  • Secondary School
  • 345 EAST 15TH STREET
  • Tompkins Square Middle School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 600 EAST 6 STREET