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"Upscale Enclave in the Midtown East Area"

Sutton Place is perhaps the most upscale neighborhood in all of Manhattan. It covers a small area stretching only blocks from 53rd Street to 59th Street, between the East River to Second Avenue. There is a good deal of prestige that comes from having a Sutton Place Address.

Prominent residents of Sutton Place include architect I. M. Pei, former New York Governor Mario Cuomo, his son-in-law designer Kenneth Cole, and actress Sigourney Weaver. Former residents include Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan... Full review
Pros
  • Beautiful
  • Quiet
  • Luxurious
  • Gorgeous
  • luxury and beauty all around
  • Tranquil
Cons
  • Very very expensive
  • Stuffy
  • Not much nightlife
  • One of the most expensive areas in Manhattan
  • The neighborhood doesnt have any good schools
  • Very snooty co-op boards rule most of the buildings and don't let outsiders in easily
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Tourists
  • Country Lovers
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