This attractive, brown-brick
building was a commercial building that housed the New York offices
of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for many years until the
entire building was converted to rental apartments in 1980 by
The large, 16-story building,
which has a three-story limestone base, occupies an entire blockfront
on Third Avenue and its sidestreet entrance is across from the
impressive Trump Palace, the tallest building on the Upper East
This area of Third Avenue
is very desirable because of an abundance of luxury apartment
towers and excellent neighborhood shopping with many restaurants.
Some of the most beautiful sidestreets in the city are nearby
and important cultural institutions are also in the vicinity.
Public transportation is also convenient.
This building, which has
315 apartments, has a doorman, a bicycle room, storage space,
a garage, marble baths, valet service and video security.
While the building has no
balconies and there is considerable traffic, its location is excellent.