Roosevelt Island


Roosevelt Island – yes, an actual island – is part of the borough of Manhattan, located conveniently between Manhattan and Queens in the middle of the East River.

The Island is approximately two miles long (running along Manhattan from East 46th street to East 85th street) and 800 feet wide. Roosevelt Island provides a perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of city living without sacrificing proximity to the action.

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Building Mix

  • 46% Luxury Highrise
  • 31% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 9% Post War
  • 4% New Building
  • 3% Pre War

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ABOUT THE PROPERTY Building Description: This vast Roosevelt Island residential complex combines all the modern luxuries of today with a rich historical feel. Originally built in 1841, the building's 2005 renovation included a pair of 14-story towers to house the 500 residential units. Spacious apartments featuring floor-to-ceiling windows offer spectacular views of the East River and Manhattan skyline. The Octagon is a historical landmark on Roosevelt Island. With amenities catering to all, the Octagon is suitable for families with children, singles and working professionals. With 6 open air tennis courts, a heated outdoor swimming pool, free happy hour events, a full day onsite daycare, 2,200 square foot gym, art gallery, doorman, 24 hour concierge, parking garage, and express bus to the subway and tram stations, you'll forget that you you're only a short trip away from Midtown Manhattan, the Financial District, or Williamsburg.

Building Amenities:
* Fabulous full-acre courtyard, terrace and heated pool overlooking the waterfront
* 6 lighted tennis courts
* 2,200 sq ft, state-of-the-art fitness center
* Gorgeous lobby rotunda of stone, wood and glass designed by the Rockwell Group
* Clubroom with lounge, billiards table, library and screening room
* 24-hour concierge service and closed circuit TV security
* Valet and maid service available
* Dry cleaning and laundry by the pound
* Bright Horizons Full-day on-site daycare center for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers
* Personal storage and bicycle storage
* 4-mile waterfront esplanade/bike path

Apartment Amenities:
* Floor-to-ceiling windows
* Sweeping unobstructed views of the East River and Manhattan skyline
* Roof decks in selected apartments
* Hardwood floors
* Washer/Dryer in many 1-BR and all 2 and 3-BR apartments
* Stainless steel Energy Star appliances
* Granite countertops, cherry finished cabinets and ceramic floor tile in kitchens
* Garbage disposal
* Spacious walk-in or customized closets ABOUT THE NEIGHBORHOOD Roosevelt Island is a narrow, 2-mile long island on the East River. Conveniently located near both the Upper East Side and Queens. So whether you are looking to commute to Midtown Manhattan or Long Island City Roosevelt Island can provide you a quiet, peaceful place to live with all the amenities of New York City, but with the green space and openness of a suburb. Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park on the southern point of the island and numerous other recreational areas give Roosevelt Island a suburban feel. This allows residents to live near Manhattan, Queens and Brooklyn in addition to enjoying space to jog, walk a dog or enjoy the beautiful views of NYC from the Louis Kahn designed Four Freedoms Park. Roosevelt Island will also soon be home to Cornell University?s $3.5 billion technology campus designed to cement New York City's place as the foremost tech savvy city. With increasing demand, diverse restaurant and retail offerings are coming to the island, giving residents the services and entertainment they need. Roosevelt Island is easily accessible by subway train (F), the Roosevelt Island Tram and by car through the Roosevelt Island Bridge from Astoria in Queens.

Apartment Details

$5,600, Three Bedrooms, 2.0 Bathrooms

No fee
Last Updated Almost 4 Years
Listed For Almost 4 Years
Available Immediately
  • Luxury Highrise
  • Web ID: 2353714
Balcony, Doorman, Elevator, Garage, Gym, In-Unit Laundry, Laundry Room, Outdoor Space, Parking, Playroom/Nursery, Pool, Storage Room, Terrace
Nearby Subway Stations
  • F
    Roosevelt Island (0.31 mi)

$5,600Three Bedrooms