What $600,000 buys in NYC right now

Courtesy
of Douglas Elliman

Five apartments, five NYC neighborhoods

Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a weekly column that explores
what one can buy for a set dollar amount in various NYC
neighborhoods. Is one man’s studio another man’s townhouse?
Let’s find out! Today, we’re looking at apartments for sale for
around $600,000.

 Courtesy
of Warburg Realty

Gramercy Park

This 630-square-foot
studio
in Gramercy Park is asking an even $600,000. But don’t
be fooled by its size: It has an alcove section, high ceilings, a
walk-in closet, and a skylight, all of which give it an airy feel.
The building, on Lexington Avenue, allows both cats and dogs and
has a bike room and a common laundry room. Monthlies are relatively
high, though, at $1,289.

 Nina
Poon at MW Studios/Courtesy of Compass

Harlem

In Harlem, this modern
one-bedroom
condo has a spacious living room, white oak floors,
large windows, in-unit washer/dryer, and a dishwasher. It’s
located close to St. Nicholas Park and the A, C, and B trains at
135th Street. It’s going for $622,000, with taxes at $132/month
and common charges $384/month.

 Courtesy
of Douglas Elliman

Park Slope

Meanwhile, in Park Slope, this lovely
one-bedroom
condo is on the market for $615,000. It has plenty
going for it: a wood-burning fireplace in its living room, exposed
brick, high ceilings, and original tin inlays. Plus, it comes with
an in-unit washer/dryer, a dishwasher, and three closets. Taxes for
the unit are $120/month and common charges $469/month.

 Courtesy
of Douglas Elliman

Murray Hill

A co-op
studio
in Murray Hill is asking $625,000. The compact apartment
has an alcove space, a dishwasher, and hardwood floors, The
building has a common laundry room and garden, but it doesn’t
allow pets. Monthlies are $808/month. It’s located seven blocks
from Grand Central Terminal.

 VHT/Courtesy
of Modern Spaces

Long Island City

Finally, in Long Island City, this new
one-bedroom
condo has a $595,000 price tag. It has a spacious
living room, a dishwasher, two closets, large windows, and its own
balcony. Taxes come in at $455/month and common charges at
$435/month. The building has a common laundry room and bike
storage.

Source: FS – NYC Real Estate
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