Upper East Side

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Sales Market Snapshot
  • Studio
    $914 PPSF
    115 Units
    $482,464 AVG P
  • 1 BR
    $1,025 PPSF
    349 Units
    $856,647 AVG P
  • 2 BR
    $1,350 PPSF
    451 Units
    $1,912,817 AVG P
  • 3 BR
    $1,559 PPSF
    288 Units
    $3,510,998 AVG P
  • 4+ BR
    $2,151 PPSF
    275 Units
    $8,167,283 AVG P
  • TH
    $2,057 PPSF
    93 Units
    $13,614,429 AVG P
Total Number of sale Listings

1571
28.7%
2 BR
22.2%
1 BR
18.3%
3 BR
17.5%
+4 BR
7.3%
Studio
5.9%
TH
Rental Market Snapshot
  • Studio
    $73 PPSF
    131 Units
    $3,079 AVG R
  • 1 BR
    $66 PPSF
    215 Units
    $4,034 AVG R
  • 2 BR
    $63 PPSF
    177 Units
    $6,686 AVG R
  • 3 BR
    $69 PPSF
    123 Units
    $11,978 AVG R
  • 4+ BR
    $95 PPSF
    63 Units
    $33,079 AVG R
Total Number of rental Listings

709
30.3%
1 BR
25.0%
2 BR
18.5%
Studio
17.3%
3 BR
8.9%
+4 BR
question  Market Pulse Disclaimer

Stretching from East 59th Street all the way up to 110th Street, from Fifth Avenue eastward to the river, the elite Upper East Side exemplifies New York City without the “edge.” For many class conscious residents, there’s simply no other place to live. Since the late 1800s, it has been the place for Manhattanites who value the cachet of their address, as well as for those who truly appreciate the serenity, charm and rich architecture inherent in the neighborhood’s personality.

The 1990 Census claimed that the Upper East Side had the highest per capita income of any urban quarter in the nation. Not surprising, as the area is filled with fine restaurants, world-class shopping along Madison Avenue, plus the clusters of lawyers, advertising and public relations managers, management consultants, entertainment promoters and economists who seem to have established their businesses and residences here.

Certainly, alongside Central Park, between Fifth & Lexington Avenues up to about 96th Street or so, the trappings of wealth are apparent everywhere, from the well-kept buildings, children with nannies or in private-school uniforms, limousines, dog walkers, etc. But like any other New York neighborhood, this too is one that’s diverse, with plenty of local residents who take great pride in the area yet live more modestly. Living on the Upper East Side reminds one of suburbia without the lawn, the commute or the driveway. The Upper East Side is home to the most expensive real estate in the world, with Park Avenue in particular lined with multi-million-dollar homes