39 1ST AVE 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 39 1st Ave

With Houston street less than 3 blocks away, and Bowery and Astor place just a walk away, this location is prime for those looking to move into the Big Apple for the first time or needing to upgrade to something. Nicholas Giliberto (Aug 2013)
Minutes to Lower East Side, Citi Bikes, Tompkins Square Park, F/6 trains, Whole Foods and many great restaurants and nightlife the East Village and Lower East Side has to offer. Yasmine Harris (Jul 2014)
Only blocks away from NYU and Subway(4/5/6/F/L/N/Q/R Close by to plenty of great restaurants, nightlife, and parks such as Union Square Park and Tompkins Square Park. Only a few blocks away from the famous Saint Mark's Place, this area provides an endless amount of clubs, bars, cafes, and restaurants. Avenues are full of trendy restaurants, with this zipcode offering the most concentrated entertainment and nightlife in the city. Brian W. Murphy (Oct 2012)
In ideal east village location with decent sized apts, hi ceilings and updated appliances near the f/v trains, great shops, eateries and fun nite-spots. Maggie Nieves (Jul 2012)
Located between East 2nd and East 3rd Streets on 1st Ave, this 25 foot wide 5 story walk-up building consists of 14 residential apartments and 1 store. Diego Iniguez (Jun 2013)
Everyone in the neighborhood will welcome you when you move into this open space right above a deli where you can run down to get your morning coffee. Rebekah Eaton (Jun 2012)
Just a short jaunt to the F train and close to all the best restaurants including amazing Brunch spot, Prune, amazing boutiques and transportation. Kristen Merlino (Oct 2012)
Live where you play, you are steps from some great bars and restaurants like Yerba Buena, Mercury Lounge, and Famous Katz's Deli. Enjoy a delectable meat at Russ and Daughters, Upstae, Kyo Ya, to name a fe with B, D, F, 6 Trains are within walking distance. Steps from all the restaurants, bars, and excitement of the East Village, just minutes from NYU and Washington Square Park. Laurie Nesbitt (Nov 2012)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • F 2 Av (0.14 mi)
  • F Delancey St (0.39 mi)
  • J M Essex St (0.42 mi)
  • 4 6 5 Astor Pl (0.45 mi)
  • 4 6 5 Bleecker St (0.47 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 14
Floor area: 8125
Year built: 1900

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 063 William Mckinley
  • Elementary
  • 121 EAST 3 STREET
  • Neighborhood School
  • Elementary
  • 121 EAST 3 STREET
  • Satellite Academy Hs At Forsythe Street
  • High school
  • Cascades High School
  • High school
  • 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