359 East 68th Street, Unit 8th Floor

359 E 68th St Upper East Side, Manhattan, NY 10065

1,600 Sq. Ft.
$68 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 359 East 68th Street, Unit 8th Floor

Total Rooms6.0
Year Built1984
Compass TypeRental
MLS Type-
Available Date11/30/2019
Lease Term12 months
Rental IncentivesNo Fee
CountyNew York County


359 E 68th St

20 Units11 StoriesBuilt in 1984

Listing Agent

Contact Agent(s)


Rare opportunity to lease a turnkey, entirely renovated and over-sized two bedroom condominium with protected southern park views and all-day light. Unit #8 is a full-floor, direct elevator-entry home of almost 1,600 square feet, with separated living and sleeping quarters and top-of-the-line finishes throughout.

Enter into the home off of your private elevator to be greeted by a gracious foyer gallery. To the left is the living wing of the home, completely opened up to allow for maximum southern
... and eastern light to flow throughout the rooms. The kitchen has been gut renovated and now features a waterfall marble island, chef's appliances including a disappearing vented range, LG smart refrigerator, and ample storage including a pantry. Just adjacent to the kitchen is a temperature-controlled wine cellar. The dining area is large enough for a ten-person dining table and is adjacent to an outdoor terrace with room for a table and chairs, all overlooking an open view south. The living area additionally boasts grand scale and enjoys the southern light across the park, which is eternally protected.

On the western end of the home is the sleeping wing, beginning with a utility room with stacked full-size washer/dryer and slop sink with additional storage. The second bedroom is sizable and faces south, and enjoys an en-suite bath with tub. The grand master bedroom, with its own planters terrace, gets all-day light and enjoys an enormous, built-out walk-in closet with window. The master bath has a double vanity, enormous rain shower with a seat, and tons of storage. The home has brand new white oak flooring throughout, recessed lighting controlled on dimmers, and multiple zones of air conditioning.

359 East 68th Street is a boutique doorman condominium located directly across from St. Catherine's Park, on the corner of First Avenue. It is surrounded by restaurants, shopping, and culture, and just a block away from the new Second Avenue Subway stop.


Master EnsuiteFull-Time DoormanPart-Time DoormanPark ViewsBalconyBuilt-InsHardwood FloorsElevator


Listing Agents

  1. Ian Slater

    Listing Agent



    P: (646) 645-8192

  2. Eduardo Martinez

    Listing Agent



    P: (516) 984-0428‬

Building Information for 359 East 68th Street, Unit 8th Floor

Building/Complex359 E 68th StFloor8Stories11Residences20Pet PolicyAllowedYear Built1984Building AgePost-warBuilding TypeMidrise

Property History for 359 East 68th Street, Unit 8th Floor

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Oct 21, 2019Listed (Active)

Manual #8d220fe3c822b203641c44ed842928858a810f02

Aug 6, 2019Permanently Off Market

Manual #99362f91478a626aad046a3e7ca27fe1e1315118

Jun 10, 2019Listed (Active)

Manual #99362f91478a626aad046a3e7ca27fe1e1315118

DateEvent & SourcePrice
Listed (Active)

Manual #8d220fe3c822b203641c44ed842928858a810f02

Permanently Off Market

Manual #99362f91478a626aad046a3e7ca27fe1e1315118

Listed (Active)

Manual #99362f91478a626aad046a3e7ca27fe1e1315118


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Schools near 359 East 68th Street, Unit 8th Floor

Ella Baker SchoolPublicPK-80.1 mi
Urban Academy Laboratory High SchoolPublic9-120.1 mi
Vanguard High SchoolPublic9-120.1 mi
Talent Unlimited High SchoolPublic9-120.1 mi

Ella Baker School

PK-8, 0.1 mi, Public


Urban Academy Laboratory High School

9-12, 0.1 mi, Public


Vanguard High School

9-12, 0.1 mi, Public


Talent Unlimited High School

9-12, 0.1 mi, Public


School ratings and boundaries are provided by GreatSchools.org and Pitney Bowes. This information should only be used as a reference. Proximity or boundaries shown here are not a guarantee of enrollment. Please reach out to schools directly to verify all information and enrollment eligibility.

Upper East Side
An upscale neighborhood with affluent roots.

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359 East 68th Street, Unit 8th Floor is available for rent in Upper East Side, Manhattan, NY 10065. This property was listed on October 21, 2019 by Compass at $9,000. Nearby schools include Manhattan Bridges High School, New Design High School and Nyc Lab Ms For Collaborative Studies. 359 East 68th Street, Unit 8th Floor is a 2-bed, 3-bath, 1,600 sqft a property built in 1984.

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