159 E 61st St
Lenox Hill
New York, NY, 10065

Built in 1899 this 6,321 sq.ft. building is 100% Residential and contains 1 residential units.

This property is currently Sold. View Listing

  • SQFT: 6321

Transit

  • Lexington Av Route NRoute QRoute RRoute 4Route 5Route 6 2 Minute walk, 0.1 Miles
  • Grand Central-42nd St Route GSRoute 4Route 5Route 6Route 7 19 Minute walk, 1.0 Miles
  • 59th St Route ARoute BRoute CRoute DRoute 1 20 Minute walk, 1.0 Miles
  • Lexington Av Route F 3 Minute walk, 0.2 Miles
  • Lexington Av-53rd St Route ERoute MRoute 6 9 Minute walk, 0.5 Miles

Schools

  • Elementary School

    • East Side Elementary School, PS 267
      • Grades: PK,0K,01,02,03,04,05,SE
      • Principal: Medea Mcevoy
      • Phone: 212-888-7848
      • Address: 213 East 63Rd Street
      • Website: schools.nyc.gov
  • Middle School

    • J.H.S. 167 Robert F. Wagner
      • Grades: 06,07,08,SE
      • Principal: Jennifer Rehn
      • Phone: 212-535-8610
      • Address: 220 East 76 Street
      • Website: schools.nyc.gov
  • High School

    • Citywide High School Choice

Public Records

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  • A mortgage agreement for $10,850,000.00 was filed on 2017-04-05 Show Details
  • A $700,000.00 mortgage was taken from N.A. Jpmorgan Chase Bank on 2017-04-05. Show Details
  • On 2017-03-31 a mortgage on this property was transferred from N.A. Jpmorgan Chase Bank to First Republic Bank. Show Details
  • A $10,850,000.00 mortgage was taken from First Republic Bank on 2013-12-11. Show Details
  • This property was sold for $15,500,000.00 on 2013-12-11. Show Details
  • A mortgage with A Division Of Bank Of America First Republic Bank was satisfied on 2010-04-06. Show Details
  • A mortgage with First Republic Bank was satisfied on 2007-07-16. Show Details
  • A $5,000,000.00 mortgage was taken from First Republic Bank on 2007-06-15. Show Details
  • This property was sold for $14,670,000.00 on 2007-06-15. Show Details
  • A Power of Attorney associated with this address was filed on 2007-06-12 Show Details
  • A $4,000,000.00 mortgage was taken from First Republic Bank on 2003-04-30. Show Details
  • This property was sold for $0.00 on 2000-10-27. Show Details
  • A mortgage with United States Tr Co/N.Y was satisfied on 1985-08-05. Show Details

Listing History

Building Tips

Lot

Address
159 E 61st St, 10065
Square Footage
2,109
Lot Type
Inside
Dimensions
21.0ft x 100.42ft
BBL
1013960029

Neighborhood

Neighborhood
Lenox Hill
Historic District
N/A
Community District
08
City Council
4
Police Precinct
19
Fire Company
E039
School District
2
Census Tract
114.02

Zoning

Zoning District
R8B
Commercial Overlay
N/A
Special Purpose
N/A
Limited Height
N/A
Landmark
N/A

Assessment

Tax Class
1
MV Land
$5,150,000
MV Total
$16,864,000
AV Land
$117,427
AV Total
$384,524

Floor Area Ratio

Built FAR
3.0

Residential
Zoned FAR 4.0
Max 8,436.0 sq. ft.
Remaining 2,115.0 sq. ft.

Commercial
Zoned FAR 0.0
Max 0.0 sq. ft.
Remaining 0 sq. ft.

Facility
Zoned FAR 4.0
Max 8,436.0 sq. ft.
Remaining 2,115.0 sq. ft.

Building

Category
One Family Dwellings
Class
City Residence One Family
Land Use
One & Two Family Buildings
Buildings
1
Year Built
1899
Alterations
N/A
Floors
4.0
Residential Units
1
Total Units
1
Floor Area
6321
Basement
Full Basement Above Grade
Proximity
Attached

Crime

This property is located in the 19th Precinct of Manhattan.

Property Crime

Average
In 2015 the 19th Precinct saw 768 felony property crimes (Burglary, Grand Larceny and Grand Larceny of Motor Vehicle) committed per 100,000 residents**. This is lower then the borough's property crime rate, which was 1219 over the same period.

Violent Crime

Very low
In 2015 the 19th Precinct saw 115 felony violent crimes (Murder, Rape, Robbery and Felony Assault) committed per 100,000 residents**. This is lower then the borough's violent crime rate, which was 444 over the same period.

** This does not take daytime population into account. Actual crime rates in areas where many people work (higher daytime population) may be lower. Conversely actual crime rates may be higher in areas where many people commute out for work (lower daytime population).

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