221 East 5th Street

East Village

Good transportationGreat foodFun nightlifeCool factorLGBT-popularYoung 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

  • 27% Walk-Up
  • 26% Pre War
  • 14% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 8% Luxury Highrise
  • 6% Post War

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Descriptions of 221 East 5th Street

Building is on a quiet block, and a brief five minute stroll to the Astor Place train station. Ike Ugokwe (Jul 2013)
Stunning Tree-Lined 5th Street off 3rd Avenue, An Easy Walk to the 6 Train at Astor Place. Phenomenal Village Location Steps from the Bowery, Cooper Union and Astor Place. Beautifully Renovated French Doors and Exposed Brick. Christine Carter (Apr 2012)
Close to trains, parks, cafes, bakeries, Whole Foods, NYU, New School, and much much more. Situated on a quiet tree lined street surrounded by the BEST restaurants in NYC. Moises Gonzalez (Aug 2014)
One might say that it is an honest, good value for the space, size and location. Richard Celic (Jul 2013)
On quiet, tree-lined block steps to East Village shops, bars, clubs and cafes. Couple blocks to Astor Place and Tompkins Square Park. Chelsey Casey (Aug 2014)
Close to Transit, Shopping, Cafes, Kmart. Zak Abdullah (Aug 2014)
By Grocery stores and Banks. 6, N, R, F&L Trains. Laundry Building. Great Location. Derek Huckins (Jul 2013)
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4 Agents have listings in this building. They will likely charge a broker fee.

Nearby Subway Stations

  • 4 6 5 Astor Pl (0.19 mi)
  • R N Q 8 St - NYU (0.27 mi)
  • F 2 Av (0.28 mi)
  • 4 6 5 Bleecker St (0.34 mi)
  • D F B M Broadway - Lafayette St (0.45 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 24
Floor area: 10688
Year built: 1910

Building Median Rents

1br: $2,095

Nearby Schools

Harvey Milk High School
High school
2-10 ASTOR PLACE
P.S. 063 William Mckinley
Elementary
121 EAST 3 STREET
Neighborhood School
Elementary
121 EAST 3 STREET
P.S. 019 Asher Levy
Elementary
185 1 AVENUE
Technology, Arts, And Sciences Studio
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
185 1 AVENUE
Cascades High School
High school
198 FORSYTH STREET
Satellite Academy Hs At Forsythe Street
High school
198 FORSYTH STREET
East Side Community High School
Secondary School
420 EAST 12 STREET
Manhattan Comprehensive Night And Day High School
High school
240 2 AVENUE
P.S. 020 Anna Silver
Elementary
166 ESSEX STREET