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Housing Works Thrift Shop

W. 17th St., New York City, NY
+1 718-838-5050
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THe Fabulous Things that you can Find!

All of these stores are terrific!!!! But, this one is the best! The best selection, a staff that... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
eventsbythirteen
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New York City, New York
Great all around

Great cause, great content, great prices, and great service. What else could one want? I'm writing... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2016
MyTravelJournal1
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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  • Excellent41%
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3 weeks ago
“THe Fabulous Things that you can Find!”
3 Jul 2016
“Great all around ”
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W. 17th St., New York City, NY
Manhattan
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+1 718-838-5050
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All of these stores are terrific!!!! But, this one is the best! The best selection, a staff that knows the goods for sale, and, a vast selection of clothing, furniture, and, objects! A majority of the proceeds go to AIDS related charities, which is a...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Great cause, great content, great prices, and great service. What else could one want? I'm writing this review mainly to remember to come back.

Thank MyTravelJournal1
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Housing Works Thrift Shops can be found at various locations in NYC and Brooklyn. I have visited three, all of them were neat, clean with no musty odor. Items are nicely displayed and prices vary (they except major credit cards.) All proceeds are used to...More

Thank Liztish
Reviewed 14 July 2015

I found a wonderful designer purse for forty bux here. Clean store, nice staff, and well organized. clothes, shoes, furniture, mens, womens, books. Not a giant selection, but a good bit of stuff to choose from.

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 23 March 2015

I loved Housing works and donated lots of stuff to them to them. I always looked around when I was there and over the years have bought lots of interesting things. Lately, when I browse through I am astounded at the prices they are asking...More

1  Thank nytraveller2014
Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

I have been to a few of these stores all over the city. They tend to be much smaller than most thrift shops but have good quality of items and priced accordingly. I got lucky and got there during the spring sale with everything 50-75...More

Thank Russell-UP
Reviewed 31 May 2014

I just spent 2 hours waiting for the store on 96th and broadway, nyc to open, planning on buying a large rectangular glass panel. I was 2nd in line. but when i went inside the panel was nowhere to be found. i had expected it...More

1  Thank d g
Reviewed 9 October 2013

I have not been to their stores and after my experience as a donor I am reluctant. I made an appointment for a pick up for furniture (and smaller items) and when they did arrive (late) they took about five percent of what was promised...More

2  Thank FOBNewYorkCity
Reviewed 3 September 2012

I love this thrift store. It is on my way home from work on Broadway between 96th and 97th streets. There are senior and student reductions on Tuesdays, and this store receives new goods every day. The shop looks completely different every week. Book shelves,...More

1  Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 29 August 2012

The title says it all. A small-ish shop with an excellent selection of very good quality clothes at reasonable prices. It may not be the cheapest thrift stores around, but certainly the best value. When we visited, there was even a 50% off deal on...More

2  Thank Pho-Trappers
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