444 East 81st Street was built in 1905 and boasts original brick details on its front façade. The six-story building houses 34 one- and two-bedroom apartments on a quiet street just off York Avenue. It has generous, brightly lit common areas and hallways, and a laundry downstairs. The area is well served by buses, including the M79, and Zipcars are available nearby. The East River Promenade is accessible at 78th Street for runners, and the Carl Schurz Park Dog Run is four blocks away at 85th Street.