Towne House

108 E 38th St

This Property At A Glance

In East Side

108 E 38th St is located in East Side, a neighborhood in Manhattan.

Wealthy Area

The median income in this area is $114,724, which is higher than typical for Manhattan.

Tree-Lined Streets

There are 156 street trees within a block of 108 E 38th St.

Towne House is a 24-floor, 143-unit building in Manhattan's East Side near East 38th Street and Park Avenue.

If you live at or are thinking of moving to Towne House, you'll want to carefully examine the 5 problems and violations we've detected in this property's records. In addition, residents filed 59 noise complaints, 7 filth complaints, and 25 street quality complaints.

Building records show 6 construction or renovation projects at Towne House since 2003. As for neighborhood change, records show 0 demolitions and 0 new building developments in the area within the past year.

The closest subway access includes the 4, 5, 6, and 6 Express at Park Ave & 42nd St, there are 1 Citi Bike station nearby, and the typical wait time for a taxi at Towne House is 2 minutes.

As for the demographics around Towne House, the median age is 40, 33% of residents are married, and 10% of residents have at least one child. The median individual full-time income is about $114,724 and about 43% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Registered voters in this building are 65% Democrat.

This address is zoned for New York City Public Schools, which is rated below average overall. You can see individual ratings and program information on nearby schools like New Explorations Into Science, Tech And Math High School, School Of The Future High School, and Baruch College Campus High School in the report below.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 76.5°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.1°F.

Building

Unit Count
143
Floor Count
24

Elevators

Heading up during evening peak
Typical Lobby Wait Time
12
seconds
Travel Time From Lobby
51
seconds
Heading down during morning peak
Typical Floor Wait Time
23
seconds
Travel Time From Floor
48
seconds

Complaints and Violations

Violations data comes from NYC HPD (Housing Preservation and Development) and is collected via NYC 311.
The total number of problems reported for is
1
Problems
Date Unit Space Problem Priority Status
January 01, 2018 301 ENTIRE APT ENTIREBUILDING: NO HEAT/HOT WTR Emergency Resolved
The total number of historical violations for is
4
Violations
Date Observed Violation Priority Status
June 20, 2012 Faucet Problems Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2026 ADM CODE REPAIR THE LEAKY AND/OR DEFECTIVE FAUCETS AT BATHTUB IN THE BATHROOM LOCATED AT APT 1303, 13th STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM SOUTH AT WEST
June 20, 2012 Plaster / Paint Problems Non Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE REPAIR THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE PLASTERED SURFACES AND PAINT IN A UNIFORM COLOR AT EAST WALL IN THE PRIVATE HALLWAY LOCATED AT APT 1303, 13th STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM SOUTH AT WEST
May 18, 2012 Smoke Detector Hazards Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2045 ADM CODE REPAIR OR REPLACE THE SMOKE DETECTOR DEFECTIVE IN THE ENTIRE APARTMENT LOCATED AT APT 1303, 13th STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM SOUTH AT WEST
May 18, 2012 Carbon Monoxide Hazards Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2046.1 HMC: REPAIR OR REPLACE THE CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTING DEVICE(S). DEFECTIVE IN THE ENTIRE APARTMENT LOCATED AT APT 1303, 13th STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM SOUTH AT WEST

Financial

Transportation

Subway Access

Park Ave & 42nd St
4
5
6
6
7
7
S
3 min
5th Ave & 42nd St
7
7
B
D
F
M
5 min

Taxi Stats

The typical wait time for a taxi is
2
minutes at East 38th Street and Park Avenue
In a typical hour
76
available taxis pass by East 38th Street and Park Avenue
In a typical hour
8
taxis pick up passengers at East 38th Street and Park Avenue
In a typical hour
7
taxis drop off passengers at East 38th Street and Park Avenue

Commute Stats

The common time to leave for work in this neighborhood is
8:00 AM to 8:29 AM
The most common way to commute in this neighborhood is
Walked
There is
1
Citi Bike Station within 3 blocks of
The percent of households with at least one car in this area is
19%

Your Commute Times

New Businesses

ATTRACTIONS - RECREATION
AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES
BANKS - FINANCIAL
EATING - DRINKING
EDUCATION
FARM - RANCH
GOVERNMENT - PUBLIC
HEALTH CARE SERVICES
HOSPITALITY
ORGANIZATIONS - ASSOCIATIONS
PERSONAL SERVICES
SHOPPING
TRAVEL
There are
26
NEW
ATTRACTIONS - RECREATION
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
16
NEW
AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
6
NEW
BANKS - FINANCIAL
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
31
NEW
EATING - DRINKING
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
10
NEW
EDUCATION
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
8
NEW
FARM - RANCH
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
15
NEW
GOVERNMENT - PUBLIC
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
29
NEW
HEALTH CARE SERVICES
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
4
NEW
HOSPITALITY
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
6
NEW
ORGANIZATIONS - ASSOCIATIONS
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
165
NEW
PERSONAL SERVICES
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
164
NEW
SHOPPING
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
20
NEW
TRAVEL
ESTABLISHMENTs

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

Incident data comes from NYC 311. To report complaints or learn more about NYC 311 visit here
There were
59
noise complaints in the last year within a block
Loud Music / Party
Construction
Loud Talking / Yelling
Car / Truck
Dog Barking
Industrial / Machinery
Alarm
Other
Helicopter

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There were
7
filth complaints in the last year within a block
Sewer
Graffiti
Air Quality
Urinating in Public
Hazardous Materials
Street Filth
Litter / Clutter
Industrial Waste

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There were
25
street complaints in the last year within a block
Street Light
Road Condition
Scaffold Safety
Dead Tree
Sidewalk Condition
Broken Parking Meter

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Rodent Sightings

2 rodent sightings reported within a block of

18 rodent sightings is typical around buildings in Manhattan

Condition Attracting Rodents
Rat Sighting
Mouse Sighting
Signs of Rodents
Rodent Bite

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Street Trees

156 street trees within a block of

77 street trees is typical around buildings in Manhattan

School

School District

This property is zoned for
NEW YORK CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
This school district has
1,880
schools
There are
1,038,001
students enrolled in this district

Elementary Schools Near

PS 116 MARY LINDLEY MURRAY
0.3 mile away
NEW EXPLORATIONS INTO SCIENCE, TECH AND MATH HIGH SCHOOL
2.2 mile away

Middle Schools Near

SCHOOL OF THE FUTURE HIGH SCHOOL
0.8 mile away
J.H.S 104 SIMON BARUCH
0.9 mile away
PROFESSIONAL PERFORMING ARTS HIGH SCHOOL
1.0 mile away
MS 260 CLINTON SCHOOL WRITERS AND ARTISTS
1.1 mile away

High Schools Near

UNITY CENTER FOR URBAN TECHNOLOGIES
0.2 mile away
REPERTORY COMPANY HIGH SCHOOL FOR THEATRE ARTS
0.6 mile away
JACQUELINE KENNEDY-ONASSIS HIGH SCHOOL
0.6 mile away
BARUCH COLLEGE CAMPUS HIGH SCHOOL
0.6 mile away

Construction

There have been
6
construction projects in this building since 2003
Date Type
May 20, 2011 Minor Alteration
INSTALLATION OF ROOF PROTECTION AS PER DRAWINGS. ROOF PROTECTION SHALL COMPLY WITH CHAPTER #33 OF THE 2008 CODE. NO CHANGE IN USE, OCCUPANCY OR EGRESS UNDER THIS APPLICATION.
April 22, 2011 Alteration
LIMITED PARAPET REPLACEMENT AT 13TH AND 16TH FLOORS ALONG SOUTH ELEVATION ONLY, AND LIMITED FACADE REPAIRS. NO CHANGE IN USE, EGRESS OR OCCUPANCY.
September 21, 2010 Fire Alarm Work
INSTALLATION OF AN AUTOMATIC SMOKE DETECTION F.A. SYSTEM WITH CENTRAL OFFICE CONNECTION. THERE IS NO CHANGE TO USE, EGRESS OR OCCUPANCY.
May 01, 2009 Fuel-Burner Work
REPLACE RIGHTHAND BOILER AND OIL BURNER
March 07, 2009 Sidewalk Shed Installation
INSTALLATION OF 40 LINEAR FEET OF HEAVY DUTY SIDEWALK SHED DURING BUILDING ALTERATION FILED SEPARATELY. LIVE LOAD 300 PSF. SIDEWALK SHED SHALL COMPLY WITH CHAPTER #33 OF THE 2008 CODE. NO CHANGE IN USE, OCCUPANCY OR EGRESS UNDER THIS APPLICATION.
March 10, 2006 Mechanical/HVAC Work
REPLACVEMENT AIR CONDITIONING INSTALLATION. THERE WILL BE NO CHANGE IN USE EGRESS OR OCCUPANCY.
There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days within 3 blocks
Scaffold
Sidewalk Shed

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There have been
0
demolitions in the last year within 5 blocks
There have been
0
new buildings in the last year within 5 blocks

Crime

Crime Risks (This data represents crime risk for the ZIP code of the property.)

Risk of burglary
in this area is
15%
higher than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
84%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
99%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
32%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
26%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
16%
higher than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
41
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
Bachelor's Degree
Households with children are
10%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
33%

Political

This Building is
64%
registered Democrat
The Area is
65%
registered Democrat

Weather & Natural Disasters