Co-op pick of the week

This Jackson Heights two bedroom gets lots of light, and there's a roof deck upstairs

By Mimi O'Connor | May 21, 2018 - 2:00PM 

The apartment has classic prewar arched entryways.

MPC Properties

This two-bedroom co-op in Jackson Heights offers the space and elegant details that you can only find in a prewar apartment, plus some modern updates. Listed for $695,000, 35-24 72nd St. #6B is approximately 1,000 square feet, and on the top floor of a six-story building. Also, Jackson Heights is one of the places we identified recently as a top neighborhood for first-time buyers in 2018.

The apartment has nine-foot ceilings, recently finished floors, and views of Manhattan. There are also quite a few closets. 

The galley kitchen has tons of cabinet space, and the bathroom looks nicely renovated. 

The bedrooms are both sizable, and a shared roof deck is outfitted with a pergola and chairs. 

Maintenance is $883 a month. The building has an on-site super, a laundry room, a bike room, and wait-listed storage.

Sublets are allowed with approval, as are pieds-a-terre and pets, The building requires 20 percent down. 

The 7, E, F, M, and R trains are a few blocks away at Roosevelt Avenue, and there's all the shopping and eating you can handle nearby on 37th Avenue, Broadway, and Roosevelt Avenue.



Mimi O'Connor

Contributing Writer

Mimi O’Connor has written about New York City real estate for publications that include Brick Underground, Refinery29, and Thrillist. She is the recipient of two awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors for interior design and service journalism. Her writing on New York City, parenting, events, and culture has also appeared in Parents, Red Tricycle, BizBash, and Time Out New York.

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