UPPER EAST SIDE CO-OP $695,000
MANHATTAN: 175 East 79th Street (Lexington and Third Avenues), #3D
A one-bedroom one-bath in a prewar building with full-time elevator operators. Art Irwin, Halstead Property (212) 381-3263; halstead.com
MAINTENANCE: $1,323 a month
PROS: The living room and bedroom are large. Beamed ceilings, decorative molding and a decorative fireplace lend prewar character to the space.
CONS: The living room looks onto the back of another building. The kitchen and bathroom could use updating.
Sunday, May 13, 2012