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Great architecture, shopping, and trendy restaurants.
Studio / 1 BR
18% Complete
2 Bedrooms
44% Complete
3 Bedrooms
85% Complete
4 Bedrooms
100% Complete

Good For
  • Professionals
  • Singles


What's around
  • 94 Restaurants
  • 9 Grocery stores/markets
  • 9 Banks
  • 25 Nightlife options
  • 70 Fitness options
  • 932 Shops




SoHo has a low violent crime rate and an average property crime rate for New York City.


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SoHo refers to the historic neighborhood located 'South of Houston Street' in lower Manhattan (for you newbies, it's pronounced "How-ston", not "Hew-ston"). Along its cobblestone streets, the cast-iron buildings with large windows once provided space to garment manufacturers, then became cheap artists' lofts, and their latest iteration is as expensive homes and high-end retail. In fact, SoHo has become a shopping mecca: you'll find unique boutiques and chain stores (more of the latter these days), art galleries, home décor stores, salons, and spas. Thanks to the shops and SoHo's cool factor, tourists flock here during the day. It is somewhat quieter during the night, however.

It's also got a vibrant dining and bar scene  – you'll find Italian, Mexican, Russian, Seafood, Vietnamese, American, Mediterranean, French, Thai, and Japanese restaurants, burger joints, and a dozen cafes. At night there are plenty of bars and lounges to choose from to suit your speed.

Like its hip sister neighborhoods Tribeca and West Village, it costs to be cool. SoHo has consistently been one of the most expensive neighborhoods in New York for years.

SoHo is bordered on the north by the West Village and Greenwich Village, on the east by Little Italy, on the south by Tribeca, and on the west by the Hudson River.


Wall Street: 1.5 miles / 20 minutes by car / 15-20 minutes by transit
Rockefeller Center: 3 miles / 25-30 minutes by car / 20-25 minutes by transit
Jersey City: 6.5 miles / 30-35 minutes by car / 25-35 minutes by transit

SoHo New York City Neighborhood Photo


Local Flavor   SoHo LOCAL schools

Cooke Center For Learning & Development
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Distance:0.23 mi
Chelsea Career And Technical Education High School
Parent Rating:
Distance:0.24 mi
Nyc Ischool
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Distance:0.24 mi
Broome Street Academy Charter High School
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Distance:0.25 mi
St. Anthonys School
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Distance:0.26 mi


Local Flavor   SoHo Local Flavor

Balthazar 80 SPRING ST, NEW YORK, NY 10012 MAP

Established in 1997, this brasserie has become a SoHo brunch institution.

La Esquina Corner Deli
La Esquina Corner Deli 114 KENMARE ST, NEW YORK, NY 10012 MAP

This casual taqueria serves upmarket Mexican fare and offers an innovative rendition on tasty Mexican inspired street food.

Pegu Club
Pegu Club 77 W HOUSTON ST, NEW YORK, NY 10012 MAP

This sultry, pioneering cocktail lounge serves classic and creative drinks in a stylish setting.

Lure Fishbar
Lure Fishbar 142 MERCER ST, NEW YORK, NY 10012 MAP

This seafood restaurant touts its fresh fish from around the world, a complete raw bar with a rotating oyster selection, and a world-class sushi program. Plus the decor makes you feel like you're in a boat.

Photo Credits: Thanks to @beuke427, @taylorkinziephoto, @amandam125, @andydays, @tarsilaschubert, @litactua, and @kaykeegan316 for your great photos of this neighborhood! 


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