521 East 72nd is a classic pre-war rental building that was constructed in 1920 and has all the elegance and architectural details of its time. The building is situated between York Avenue and East River Drive and has a total of 11 floors holding 23 large apartments.
All units in this building are either one bedroom or two bedroom apartments that contain lovely hardwood floors, spacious living areas with high ceilings, original crown moldings and arched doorways. Basic building amenities include a voice intercom system, laundry on premises and an elevator.
Due to its location 521 East 72nd Street provides amazing views of the East River from its rooftop. It is also conveniently located to Sotheby’s Auction House, four of the major Upper East Side hospitals, and only a short distance from beautiful local parks, the East River esplanades and some of the best restaurants in the neighborhood.
One of the drawbacks of the building is it’s distance to subway stations. The nearest subway is on 77th Street which according to Google is approximately 0.8 miles or a 15 minutes walk. Local buses include the M31 York avenue bus and the M72 cross town bus.
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For more information about apartment rentals in 521 East 72nd Street, please contact Upper East Side Rentals at 646-530-8353, or contact us by email
Cross Streets: York Avenue and East River Drive
Address: 521 East 72nd Street, New York, NY, 10021
Ownership: Rental Property
Building Owners: Solow Management
Size: 11 Floors, 23 Apartments
Neighborhood & Building Type: Upper East Side Rentals, Mid-rise
Amenities: Voice Intercom, Laundry, Elevator