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.

BENNETT SALE Contract and close before April 20th and receive a FREE STORAGE LOCKER 10, 000 value.$510,400
HUGE Completely Renovated amp ; Ready One Bedroom Masterpiece Welcome home to Castle Village s largest one bedroom work of art.$679,000
Huge 2 bed 2 bath Prewar apartment in classic Art Deco Building in gorgeous Hudson Heights.$899,000
This Over Sized Renovated One Bedroom is just the new home you have been waiting for !$548,500
PRICED TO SELL ! BEST JR 4 VALUE IN PRIME HUDSON HEIGHTS This sunny Deco gem is the one you have been waiting for, perfectly situated across from PS 187 ...$490,000
PRICE IMPROVEMENT ! Apt 104 is an elevated quiet, first floor loft like home completely reimagined.$789,000
Rarely available top floor, corner unit !$875,000
Welcome to your new home in the Hudson Heights !$515,000
Welcome home to this over sized one bedroom with tons of natural light !$425,000
Bring your architect and create your dream home !$1,600,000
Welcome to your amazing new home in Washington Heights.$545,000
This sunny and bright junior four apartment in Cabrini Terrace, 900 W.$525,000
One Bedroom Gem in Hudson Heights.$499,000
Very lovely three Bedroom and two Bathroom Duplex Condo with 240 SF Terrace.$1,100,000
CABRINI TERRACE GEM OPEN HOUSE BY APPOINTMENT Back on the market is this beautifully renovated high floor Jr 4 with Hudson River views and the Palisades.$599,000
In a brand new stunning condo development, there are two all new medical condo offices that can be bought singly or together.$1,128,000
In a brand new stunning condo development, there are two all new medical condo offices that can be bought singly or together.$868,000
BENNETT SALE Contract and close before April 20th and receive a FREE STORAGE LOCKER 10, 000 value.$580,000
BENNETT SALE Contract and close before April 20th and receive a FREE STORAGE LOCKER 10, 000 value.$515,000
BACK ON THE MARKET ! ! ! This condo is a large five bedroom apartment with the potential to convert one of the rooms into a home office.$1,299,000
Surrounded by the magnificence that is Fort Tryon Park and all of the wonderful amenities the neighborhood of Hudson Heights is known for, sits this gem of a one bedroom.$355,000
Very low monthly maintenance of only 681.$390,000
Hudson Heights Prewar GemTwo blocks from the base of the George Washington Bridge is where youll find 115 Cabrini Boulevard, historically known as Hudson Gables, a Tudor style, pre war ...$450,000
Three Bed flex 4 Bed with Incredibly Low Maintenance !$875,000
This 3 1 2 room apartment is a rare affordable find !$569,000
SOLD AS IS Bring your contractor and interior decorator and make this spacious 1 bedroom, 1 bath your very own.$430,000
Pay 0 Maintenance for 6 months !$379,000
NO BOARD APPROVAL ! Apartment 2D, is a beautifully renovated home that can be used as a two or three bedroom, featuring glorious, western exposures of the George Washington Bridge ...$725,000
BACK ON THE MARKET ! ! ! Located in the heart of Hudson Heights, this tranquil pre war walk up has been tastefully renovated.$425,000
SHOWING BY APPOINTMENT ONLY CALL Corcoran listing agent to schedule a showing ASAPCOZY 1 BEDROOM IN HUDSON HEIGHTS.$399,000
VIDEO TOURS BY FACETIME AND SKYPE AVAILABLE contact for appointment EXTREMELY RARE GUT RENOVATED SPONSOR UNIT No board package approval required, low maintenance and investor friendly.$650,000
Come see it to believe it !$550,000
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