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Olympia House

279 E. 44th Street, New York, NY 10017
279 E. 44th Street, New York, NY 10017

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Resident 2019 - 2020 Recommended

Updated 05/22/2020

Reviewed 05/22/2020

I've had a great experience living in Olympia House over the last year and decided to resign for a 2nd. Max and the rest of the Olympia House team were extremely helpful navigating through the real estate jungle that is NYC. I work in Midtown, so… See More
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Sean_H718 • Resident 2019 - 2020 Recommended

Updated 05/22/2020

Reviewed 05/22/2020

The Olympia House team was incredibly helpful and resourceful during our initial move-in as well as during the resigning process for our 2nd year of the lease. Max was particularly great to work with, and answered any and all questions in a timely manner. The location… See More
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Resident 2020 Recommended

Updated 05/19/2020

Reviewed 05/19/2020

I have been living in Olympia House for 7 years and could not have asked for a better experience! The building and staff have been so accommodating and I always felt so safe. The apartment itself was super spacious, as are all the apartments in the… See More
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Danielle G • Resident 2015 - 2020 Recommended

Updated 05/19/2020

Reviewed 05/19/2020

My experience living in Olympia House has been truly wonderful. I have lived in two separate units over the past 5 years here and my time spent in each unit was very special. Both units are extraordinarily clean, comfortable, and spacious. They both have large windows… See More
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Resident 2018 - 2020 Recommended

Updated 05/15/2020

Reviewed 05/15/2020

I have lived in Olympia House for over two years now and I have nothing but good things to say. The staff are all very nice & helpful. Should any issues arise, they always provide a quick response and help you fix the problem. Apt. building… See More
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Resident 2017 - 2020 Recommended

Updated 05/12/2020

Reviewed 05/12/2020

I lived at Olympia House for 3 years and am sad to say goodbye! The building is well maintained with a large laundry room,and easy access to Grand Central. Never really had a problem with noise except the occasional gathering my neighbors would have. Doormen are… See More
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Resident 2017 - 2019 Recommended

Updated 12/06/2019

Reviewed 12/06/2019

I lived in the Olympia House for two years and my roommate and I loved it. We are sad to move but we were both ready to move in with our partners. Definitely an incredible experience that I would do over again. Loved all the doormen,… See More
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Gg8080808 • Resident 2019 Recommended

Updated 11/14/2019

Reviewed 11/14/2019

I am very happy with my experience so far at the Olympia House. If I have any questions, their management team is quick to answer and very helpful! I could not have asked for a better apartment or building to live in. I am very happy… See More
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JAYEM1225 • Resident 2003 - 2005 Not Recommended

Updated 08/17/2017

Reviewed 08/17/2017

The landlord was awful. After moving out in August of 2005, my roommate and I received the security deposit back from our apartment after several months of waiting. This deposit should have totaled $2,400 (the monthly amount of the rent the final year in the building.… See More
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jennmrgoodman • Resident 2015 Recommended

Updated 08/04/2015

Reviewed 08/04/2015

The 3 bedroom convertible units at Olympia are steals! Get your hands on one if you can. My roommates and I are so happy to be in this building. It was fairly cheap relative to the rest of the NYC market and we have tons of… See More
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Resident 1990 - 2015 Not Recommended

Updated 07/30/2015

Reviewed 07/30/2015

I just met a girl in the elevator that said 3 people are moving from the 12th floor because of bed bugs and mice. I knew about the mice because I have been infested for the past 3 years and fighting the management to exterminate. Basically,… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2015 Recommended

Updated 07/27/2015

Reviewed 07/27/2015

Lived here for 5 years and loved it. Left due to work relocation. Great building with very friendly staff. great location and great amenities. Considering the size of my Apt and neighborhood comps I paid a very fair rent for the duration of my stay.
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lexielooloo7 • Resident 2012 - 2015 Recommended

Updated 07/22/2015

Reviewed 07/22/2015

Really sad to leave Olympia House. After living here for three years I decided to move downtown with my boyfriend. Needless to say, I am really going to miss the Olympia House. The doormen are awesome, it really feels like a family. The apartments are pretty… See More
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Resident 2015 Not Recommended

Updated 03/30/2015

Reviewed 03/30/2015

I would not recommend this building to anyone, ever. The management is incredibly lazy, inconsiderate and infuriating. The only good part of the people working at Olympia is the Super, Freddy. We consistently had mice in our apartment for the entirety of our lease, an issue… See More
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truant • Resident 2013 - 2014 Not Recommended

Updated 12/03/2014

Reviewed 12/03/2014

---------, the landlord, is a true piece of ---- garbage human being. DO NOT move in here. Mice and pests everywhere and abusive -------s for management.
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Resident 2013 - 2014 Recommended

Updated 10/27/2014

Reviewed 10/27/2014

We enjoyed our time at Olympia house. The rooms are spacious and generally nice and some of the doormen were excellent. One thing to note: despite keeping our room clean, we had rodents in our apartment. Secondly, but certainly worth a mention, Chris Lee from management… See More
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Resident 2013 - 2014 Not Recommended

Updated 06/06/2014

Reviewed 06/06/2014

I have been a tenant here for a year and would never advise anyone to move in here. I live on a high floor and there are constantly mice and random bugs. Most importantly, the management company, specifically, --------- is a ---------. He wants to claim… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2012 Recommended

Updated 09/04/2012

Reviewed 09/04/2012

Olympia House is AMAZING! Lived here for 3 years with a roommate and could not have been a better experience and place to live. The building, location, apartments, employees, and management are all great! I unfortunately only had to leave because I now work in New… See More
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NYCgirl96 • Resident 2011 - 2012 Not Recommended

Updated 07/09/2012

Reviewed 07/09/2012

Lived here for a year can not wait to get out. Super is incredibly rude and arrogant. The other day a handyman came to diz something in my apartment and was walking on my bed with shoes on. Very disrespectful they do not listen to anyone… See More
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Resident 2011 Recommended

Updated 11/15/2011

Reviewed 11/15/2011

lived here for over 3 years, great staff, very spacious apartments, amazing location and all together tremendous value for the price. would recommend it to anyone looking for a friendly and fun rental building in this area. newly renovated units are the ones to look out… See More
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tnej123 • Resident 2011 Recommended

Updated 11/15/2011

Reviewed 11/15/2011

Really enjoyed my time at Olympia House, the management were soo nice, couldn't have been more helpful with me. Was really pleased with my apartment really clean-cut, spacious, and had a beautiful view. Location wise, everything is in close proximity - food, grocery store, starbucks, grand… See More
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lovingnyc23788 • Resident 2008 - 2010 Recommended

Updated 06/02/2010

Reviewed 06/02/2010

i have lived here for two years and absolutely love it. the location is excellent, as are the staff.
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nycboy0004 • Resident 2007 - 2010 Recommended

Updated 05/07/2010

Reviewed 05/07/2010

I've been living here for approx 4 years and LOVE it! the staff and management are very friendly and helpfull. the building had just ungone a full renovation of the hallways and laundry room!
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Resident 2010 Not Recommended

Updated 05/03/2010

Reviewed 05/03/2010

No AC in the spring, it is currently 87 degrees and extremely humid. This reason alone is enough to not live here.
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Resident 2009 Not Recommended

Updated 11/02/2009

Reviewed 11/02/2009

Apartments are okay, they try to squeeze rooms out of every inch of space to they can charge more. The doormen are good, except for the Greek guy who never seems to like to work and only helps the good looking girls. Laundry room is a… See More
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    Deposit: Required

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1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $5,553

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    1 Bedroom

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $3,483

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    $4,050

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    3 Bedrooms

3 Bedrooms, 1.5 Bathrooms

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    $1,650

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    3 Bedrooms

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