Apartment Shares are readily available in the Uptown area, which is made up of Inwood and Washington Heights. Washington Heights is located between 145th street and 200th street and Inwood is located north of 200th street. Rooms for rent can be found all over the Uptown area, from rooms in prewar walk-ups to townhouses, there are various choices.
Washington Heights and Inwood are known for their parks, specifically Fort Tryon Park and Inwood Hill Park.
The Cloisters, in Fort Tryon Park is part of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Cloisters unique medieval design and features mediaeval works of art. Inwood Hill Park on the other hand is perfect for those looking for rural Manhattan. Inwood Hill Park features Manhattans last natural forest area.
The Uptown area has many educational institutions including Yeshiva University, a private Jewish university and the Columbia University medial campus plus, the neighborhood is just around the corner from City College.
Rooms for rent are abundant in Uptown and offer some of the most reasonably priced accommodations in Manhattan.
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