The Lyric – 255 West 94th Street

The Lyric is rental apartment building located on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. The building sits on West 94th Street, rising high above Broadway. With interiors designed by Rockwell Group, The Lyric offers 25 different studio, one and two-bedroom layouts. Featuring the finest custom finishes, these Upper West Side smoke-free apartments for rent offer gourmet kitchens with Euro-style cabinetry, marble bathrooms with Kohler fixtures, blonde parquet floors and customized closet space. This 23-story Upper West side pet-friendly rental building offers a variety ofamenities including a rooftop sun terrace with dining area and spectacular river and city views, business center and internet lounge, children’s playroom, and state-of-the-art health and fitness center.

Units and Pricing

There are currently five active rental listings at The Lyric, ranging from $3,095 to $3,795/month. All of the available units are one bedrooms. The average price per square foot at The Lyric is $64. Previous rental listings ranged from $2,395/month to $8,895/month.

Features and Amenities

As mentioned above, apartments at The Lyric feature custom finishes including gourmet kitchens with Euro-style cabinetry, marble bathrooms with Kohler fixtures, blonde parquet floors, and customized closet space. Other luxury details include marble baths, oversized windows, and washer/dryers. Some apartments also have terraces. Larger layouts include dining room/office spaces and some apartments have eat-in kitchens.

Amenities at The Lyric include a children’s playroom, bicycle storage room, a business and internet lounge, a health and fitness center, and a landscaped rooftop sun terrace.


Framed by two of the world’s greatest urban parks and home to a myriad of cultural institutions from Lincoln Center to Columbia University, The Upper West Side is one of New York City’s most desirable residential neighborhoods. The Upper West Side has been called home by many of the city’s most famous personalities. It has also served as the enchanting real-life backdrop to countless movies and TV shows, from Seinfeld to You’ve Got Mail. With a bevy of dining, arts and entertainment options, it’s easy to see why folks young and old flock to the neighborhood.

Why You Would Want to Live Here
The Lyric offers a great location and spacious residences, as well as a bevy of amenities perfectly suited to the young, working professional. It’s just a few blocks to the 1 train, so traveling around Manhattan is a cinch. The proximity to Central Park can’t be beat, and the apartments are modern and well-maintained.