West Village

WELCOME TO WEST VILLAGE
The West Village is a destination for shopping, nightlife, and daytime strolls along winding streets. With colonial brownstones, towering trees, and stylish residents, the West Village can sometimes feel like a real-life New York City movie set.
Neighborhood Tags
  • CHIC
  • BROWNSTONES
  • AFFLUENT
  • SHOPPER'S PARADISE
  • WALKUPS
  • GREAT PEOPLE WATCHING
  • PRICEY
  • TRENDY
  • SOPHISTICATED
  • BOHEMIAN
  • TIGHT APARTMENT SPACES
  • KID-FRIENDLY
  • FOR FOODIES
  • 1/2/3 TRAIN
  • COZY
THE NEIGHBORS
Trendsetters of all ages, and from all walks of life.
 
PERFECT FOR
Those who want a neighborhood that’s mellow and laid-back, but never dull.
THE LIFESTYLE
Lazy strolls along the tree-lined streets, stylish cafes, and gastropubs at every criss-crossed corner.
 
NOT SO GREAT FOR
Renters with time and budget constraints.
THE MARKET
Generally expensive. Low vacancy rates lead to a high demand for inventory.
YOU'LL FALL IN LOVE WITH
The small-town European vibe.
 
NEIGHBORHOOD TAGS
  • CHIC
  • BROWNSTONES
  • AFFLUENT
  • SHOPPER'S PARADISE
  • WALKUPS
  • GREAT PEOPLE WATCHING
  • PRICEY
  • TRENDY
  • SOPHISTICATED
  • BOHEMIAN
  • TIGHT APARTMENT SPACES
  • KID-FRIENDLY
  • FOR FOODIES
  • 1/2/3 TRAIN
  • COZY
LOCATED IN DOWNTOWN MANHATTAN
East to West Boundaries: Sixth Avenue to West St.
North to South Boundaries: 14th St. to W. Houston
Nearby Neighborhoods: Chelsea, Greenwich Village, and Soho
Nearest Subways
Commute Times
Columbus Circle 23m by train, 16m by car
Grand Central 24m by train, 14m by car
Union Square 22m by train, 5m by car
Wall Street 24m by train, 13m by car
AROUND THE BLOCK
WEST VILLAGE:
A beloved pocket of lower Manhattan.
The West Village has been the center of bohemian lifestyle since the early 1900s when it was a favorite of writers like Allen Ginsberg and artists like Diane Arbus. Its nooks and crannies held bookstores and cafes that inspired and delighted the city’s great thinkers.
THE NEIGHBORS:
Trendsetters from all walks of life.
Now, it’s home to A-list celebrities and many of the city’s trendsetters, young and old.
You’ll also encounter a large number of children in this quiet, tucked away neighborhood.
WHAT TO EXPECT:
Those who want a neighborhood that’s mellow and laid-back, but never dull.
The West Village is filled with picturesque blocks reminiscent of photos from an old NYC scrapbook.
It feels like every resident has a favorite coffee shop, pub, or stoop to pass the time on.
THE LIFESTYLE:
Lazy strolls along the tree-lined streets and stylish cafes at every criss-crossed corner.
Cobblestone streets and greenery make the West Village feel like an intimate, communal neighborhood.
There are barely any office buildings, so streets are peaceful and serene during the week.
For foodies, West Village has it all - lazy brunches, indulgent dinners, and late night snacks.
WHAT NOT TO EXPECT:
Affordable housing, nightlife, and restaurants.
The neighborhood is fairly expensive, and finding an affordable home can be difficult.
THE MARKET:
Brownstones, mid-rise co-ops, and walkups. Low vacancy rates lead to a high demand for inventory.
The West Village is known for its stunning brownstones, co-ops, and condos.
YOU'LL FALL IN LOVE WITH:
The small-town European vibe.
You’ll fall in love with the effortless grace of the West Village and its residents - especially those on four legs.
That's why once you move in you probably won't ever want to leave.