229 East 12th 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 229 East 12th Street

Whether it's a building that's pre or post war, new high rise (with pools) brownstones, old world walk-ups lofts or row houses apartments, tree lined streets, river or city line views that feature fire places, high ceilings, granite counter eat in kitchens, clean bathrooms, washer dryer, wood floors, balconies and/or gardens. Rick D Palacios (Jun 2014)
This beautiful 3Bed/1Bath located in the heart of the East Village off of 12th st features all brand new renovations including a fully equipped chefs kitchen with stainless steel appliances, rich cherrywood cabinetry, strip hardwood floors, laundry on-site, and plenty of space. Dallas Mortensen (Oct 2012)
Comfortable living room with enough room for dining area, granite kitchen with dark wood cabinets and stainless steel appliances, ceramic tiled bathroom with full size tub, hardwood floors, exposed brick, and lightly detailed wood trimming around doorways and windows. Michael Dinner (Aug 2012)
Killer location(between 2nd and 3rd ave Extremely spacious(roughly 700 sqft this gem features 2 large queensize bedrooms, separate large living area, separate stainless steel kitchen(dishwasher marble bathroom, windows throughout, laundry/elevator in the building. Bryan Pak (Aug 2013)
Located near trains, steps away from NYU, Baruch College and Union Square, eat at Momofuku milk bar, Kanoyama, John's of 12th Street, and Chikalicious pudding, go to Village East Theatres and Classic Stage for entertainment, or enjoy nightlife in East Village. Hossein Abadi (Oct 2011)
Whole Foods, Trader Joe's, Westside Market, The Smith, Brazen Fox, Gotham Bar and Grill, Momofuku Noodle Bar, Webster Hall, and Motorino's are just some of the great restaurants, shopping and nightlife within steps of this prime location. John Grant (Sep 2014)
Steps from Union Square where you find Farmers Market, Whole Foods, Trader Joes, department stores and much more, tons of restaurants, bars, clubs of all kinds, theaters, artsy boutiques, art galleries, museums. Victoria Asako Nakano (Feb 2013)
Probably best known for the slew of trendy bars and lounges that spring up constantly, the Lower East Side also has a funky mix of trendy boutiques, mom-and-pop shops, cozy cafes, and chic restaurants. J. Jude Branco (Jun 2013)
Well-maintained Elevator Building with Closed Circuit TV security, Live in Super, Pet Friendly, 2 Blocks Away from Union Square, Conveniently Located Near 4 5 6 L N Q R Trains and Major Bus Lines. Onur Buyukdegirmenci (Jul 2014)
Located on east 12th and 3rd avenue, extremely convenient close to multiple subway lines on 14th street, Union Square, Trader Joes and surrounded by restaurants, bars, and retail shops. Mandy Gao (May 2014)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • L 3 Av (0.1 mi)
  • 4 6 5 14 St - Union Sq (0.32 mi)
  • 4 6 5 Astor Pl (0.33 mi)
  • L 1 Av (0.34 mi)
  • L Union Sq - 14 St (0.37 mi)

building details

Floors: 7
Units: 35
Floor area: 27215
Year built: 1920

Building Median Rents

3br: $5,175
2br: $4,400

Nearby Schools

Manhattan Comprehensive Night And Day High School
High school
240 2 AVENUE
P.S. 019 Asher Levy
Elementary
185 1 AVENUE
Technology, Arts, And Sciences Studio
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
185 1 AVENUE
The High School For Language And Diplomacy
High school
40 IRVING PLACE
International High School At Union Square
High school
40 IRVING PLACE
Washington Irving High School
High school
40 IRVING PLACE
Gramercy Arts High School
High school
40 IRVING PLACE
East Side Community High School
Secondary School
420 EAST 12 STREET
Harvey Milk High School
High school
2-10 ASTOR PLACE
P.S. 063 William Mckinley
Elementary
121 EAST 3 STREET