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No-Fee Apartment of the Week: $3,355 alcove studio on the Upper East Side

By Lucy Cohen Blatter | May 24, 2013 - 1:48PM 

This alcove studio is located in the elegant, full-service Brompton condo building at 205 East 85th Street, between Second and Third avenues. The apartment is available on July 1.

Pros: The unit is large enough to be converted to a one-bedroom.  TV, linens, a bed, sofa-bed, washer-dryer and electric are all included in the price. 

Cons: Board approval is required. For some, the fact that it comes furnished could be a problem.


No-Fee Rental of the Week showcases an apartment that’s currently on the market and is being offered with no broker fee (otherwise known as the holy grail of New York City rentals). For tips on how to find more no-fee apartments, check out the The 8 best websites for finding a no-fee apartment in NYC and our Guerrilla Guide series.

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