Hudson Heights

Hudson Heights

Deriving its name from Fort Washington, a stronghold built during the Revolutionary War, Hudson Heights is an enclave of Washington Heights and is a subset of one of Manhattan's largest neighborhoods. It hosts a large Jewish population and a thriving Dominican community. The neighborhood is set somewhat apart from the rest of the city.  Hudson Heights stretches from West 173rd Street to the top of Fort Tryon Park (home to the Cloisters, a branch of the Metropolitan Museum of Art), and from Broadway to the Hudson River.

In fact, Washington Heights is arguably the center of Dominican-American political, creative, and athletic achievement in the US. Recently, the neighborhood has become hot among first-time buyers and recent college graduates seeking affordable Manhattan housing. Thus, Washington Heights is in transition as its population becomes more diverse and real estate values creep upward.

The area doesn’t boast much in the way of a vibrant nightlife, but it is in close proximity to La Marina. La Marina is a venue that has two outdoor patios, glass-enclosed indoor space, multiple bars, and party dance floor, and allows diners a gorgeous view of the George Washington Bridge and Hudson River. Another popular spot in the area is Apt 78, a casual lounge with blood-pumping live music, DJs, and a brunch, lunch, and dinner menu with scrumptious options. There are small shops and local service establishments in and around Hudson Heights, and specialized emporiums like Moscow on the Hudson.

With the quickly changing landscape came Hudson Pilates, a fitness center that opened on West 181st Street and offers Pilates and Zumba classes to residents.  Newcomers to the neighborhood's food scene include 181 Cabrini, a popular coffee and wine bar, and Bangkok Heights. The latest addition to the stretch on West 181st St. is Saggio, a Sicilian restaurant with a beer garden in the backyard. The area around West 187th Street is less busy but also has shops and restaurants, among them Cafe Buunni, a hip coffeehouse that serves Ethiopian blends. 

Many of the landmarks in the area are greenspaces. Gifted to the city in 1935 by John D. Rockefeller, the 67-acre Fort Tryon Park gives this neighborhood a slice of greenery where residents are often seen picnicking. The historic Little Red Lighthouse, is the subject of a popular children’s book. Other green spots are J. Hood Wright Park, which includes a recreation center, and Bennett Park, which occupies the highest point of land in Manhattan, 265 feet above sea level.

Hudson Heights still has a reputation for being one of Manhattan’s most affordable neighborhoods, although prices continue to rise. Most of the residences are in apartment buildings, many of which are cooperatives, and most were constructed in the 1920s through 1940s. The Art Deco style is prominent, along with Tudor Revival. Castle Village, a string of five co-op towers, each with four wings, was completed in 1939 and is set on 7.5 acres of parklike grounds with play areas and benches overlooking the river. In 2016, Hudson View Gardens was placed on the National Register of Historic Places. This 1924 enclave of 15 Tudor-Style buildings is on a winding private street with gardens, a playground and other amenities, meant to resemble a medieval English village.

The neighborhood is serviced by the A, C and 1 subway lines.

Sweeping city views and the George Washington Bridge framed from your livingroom !$550,000
Welcome to residence 403 at The Belford.$495,000
High floor DOORMAN condo in beautiful art deco building with gracious lobby.$499,000
Hudson Heights very large and open 1 Bedroom, Cabrini Blvd near W 190th, Fort Tryon Park and the Cloisters.$559,000
Spacious and Fabulous with Stunning Views The rarely available H Line at 350 Cabrini Blvd, is a Sweeping Junior 4 maximizing Live and Work space with unobstructed views of the ...$749,000
Sparkling brand new kitchen, never been used !$415,000
Welcome home to this over sized one bedroom with tons of natural light !$399,999
This scrumptious 1395 s. f.$1,100,000
Apartment 8L is the exceptional one bedroom home you have been waiting for in Hudson Heights !$585,000
Welcome to 371 Fort Washington Avenue, Apartment 4D, an incredibly spacious apartment in the Cabrini Area of Washington Heights.$675,000
Price just lowered on residence 608 at The Belford.$559,000
Just reduced... Introducing a unique condo at 4260 Broadway in Washington Heights.$675,000
NEW TO MARKET ! ! Top Floor Magic !$769,000
BEST VALUE PLAY 2 BR 2Bth in HUDSON HEIGHTS Every New Yorker wishes they could tap dance in their apartment with abandon or allow their little ones to run amok ...$799,000
For LOW MONTHLY MAINTENANCE, Call Cabrini your home on the Hudson !$660,000
Your very own haven at 330 Haven Avenue awaits you !$530,000
Welcome to unit 5O, a bright and expansive Jr 4 located on charming, tree lined Overlook Terrace.$525,000
Take me to the River The Hudson, that is.$1,435,000
BEST IN CLASS RENOVATED TO PERFECTION Sensational views from every room create a gorgeous backdrop for this exceptional 8 line in Castle Village with a graceful layout and extraordinary space.$995,000
Renovated 1BR CONDO Bennett Sixty Nine INVESTOR FRIENDLY This modern 1BD 1BA condo features an open layout chef's kitchen with white custom cabinetry, quartz countertops, glass tile backsplash and a ...$479,000
Spectacular Renovated Studio !$379,000
Welcome home to this high floor rarely available Castle Village gracious studio in the heart of the Heights.$375,000
BEST VALUE IN CASTLE VILLAGE Welcome home to Castle Village s largest one bedroom work of art.$599,000
Two bedrooms at Castle Village for this price ?$875,000
Big and Bright ! This 1170 square foot, 3 bedrooms 1 bath apartment has East and North exposures and a total of six large windows in the living room and ...$361,000
Sunrise ; Sunset ! Move right in !$570,000
TOP FLOOR 1BR ! ! Ft. Tryon Park views all day long in this sun soaked top floor Hudson Heights one bedroom.$389,000
Apartment 64 is located in one of the finest cooperative buildings in Hudson Heights.$620,000
Open, bright and flooded with sunshine, this top floor one bedroom co op apartment has everything you need.$425,000
Spacious and beautifully arranged convertible 3 Bedroom home in desirable Hudson View Gardens !$865,000
Welcome home to G23, a charming one bedroom apartment located at Hudson View Gardens.$519,000
Top Floor Gut Renovated Sponsor Apartment 90 financing amp ; seller pays transfer taxes !$565,000
Don t miss out on this rarely available 2 bedroom apartment in one of Hudson Heights most appealing coops.$599,000
Extremely Rare Sponsor Unit No board package approval required, low maintenance and investor friendly.$799,000
Sponsor unit NO BOARD APPROVAL !$749,900
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