68 E 1ST ST in Bowery


Cool factor Fun nightlife Great food Young crowd

Manhattan’s Bowery neighborhood is a historically rich one, with its name (bouwerij in Dutch) spanning all the way back to the 17th century.

This neighborhood is tucked cozily between chic Soho to the west, bustling Chinatown to the south, Little Italy and the Lower East Side a few blocks away. The area lends itself to several main thoroughfares such as Houston Street, Delancey and the Bowery itself.

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Building Mix

  • 37% Walk-Up
  • 23% Pre War
  • 7% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 6% Luxury Highrise
  • 6% New Building
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Descriptions of 68 E 1st St

Undergoing a renovation no with Located in a classic elevator building across the street from the Second Ave F stop, you're straddling the East Village and Lower East Side. Ryan Edgette (Jun 2013)
Conveniently located just off 2nd Avenue with proximity to the F and 6 lines as well as Whole Foods, and all the great restaurants and entertainment this area has to offer. Brooke Baker (Jul 2013)
A ton of restaurants and cafe's for the foodies and for a little more rambunctious fun after hours there are hundreds of bars within walking distance to your front door. Grab a bite at the dozens of restaurants and bars close by including the Stanton Social, Katz's Deli, Mercury Lounge, Dempsey's and tons more. Laurie Nesbitt (Jun 2013)
(6) train, Broadway-Lafeyette (B, D, F, M) and Prince St N, R Sara D Roosevelt Park, and a great array of shops, restaurants, bars, and nightlife on 1st and 2nd Ave. As stylish as it is, the East Village preserves a laid-back attitude so even outsiders feel welcome when in this classic New York City neighborhood. Justin DiGiulio (Aug 2014)
The neighborhood is full of amazing places to eat, phenomenal bars and close to all major transportation, everyday conveniences and shopping. Charlie Panoff (Jul 2014)
There is TONS of natural sunlight, high ceilings, hardwood floors, breakfast bar, beautiful marble bathroom, and in a elevator building. David Peralta (Jul 2014)
Beautiful share 2 bedrooms, living room, granite kitchen, Marble bathroom, closets, hardwood floors, sunny, wiwindows near F trains. Billy Degand (Jun 2013)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • F 2 Av (0.08 mi)
  • F Delancey St (0.36 mi)
  • J M Essex St (0.38 mi)
  • J Bowery (0.43 mi)
  • 4 6 5 Bleecker St (0.43 mi)

building details

Floors: 7
Units: 24
Floor area: 13950
Year built: 1920

Building Median Rents

2br: $2,895

Nearby Schools

  • Satellite Academy Hs At Forsythe Street
  • High school
  • Cascades High School
  • High school
  • P.S. 063 William Mckinley
  • Elementary
  • 121 EAST 3 STREET
  • Neighborhood School
  • Elementary
  • 121 EAST 3 STREET
  • P.S. 020 Anna Silver
  • Elementary
  • School For Global Leaders
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • Marta Valle Secondary School
  • High school
  • Lower East Side Preparatory High School
  • High school
  • P.S. 064 Robert Simon
  • Elementary
  • 600 EAST 6 STREET
  • Earth School
  • Elementary
  • 600 EAST 6 STREET