Imagine you have around $1,300,000 to spend on an apartment and you've narrowed it down to two co-ops in the same neighborhood. How do you make up your mind? The answer is simple: you shove them into a metaphorical cage and let them battle it out until one emerges victorious. It's time for Real Estate Deathmatch.
|Address||1725 York Avenue #35B||525 E 89th Street #3A|
|Beds, Baths||2, 2||2, 2|
In terms of size, price, and location, these two apartments are very evenly matched, so let's just start with the most obvious difference: 1725 York Avenue is 32 floors higher and features a terrace. So there's that. The terrace, however, is situated above a busy York Avenue intersection, while 525 East 89th Street, aka Gracie Gardens, is located on a quieter-looking, more tree-lined street about a block away. So there's that, too. Ultimately, this should be a very close one.
· Listing: 1725 York Avenue #35B [Stribling]
· Listing: 525 East 89th Street #3A [Gracie Gardens]
· Real Estate Deathmatch archives [Curbed]