254 Broome Street,Manhattan, NY 10002

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16 Units

Built in 1900

6 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
88 complaints
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Open Violations

A violation is issued to a building when a city inspector from NYC's Department of Housing Preservation and Development validates and confirms a complaint made to 311. The violations listed below are open violations that have yet to be addressed or have not been confirmed as resolved by the city.
This building has a total of 35 violations which is 2.18 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
6Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
22Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
7Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Aug 19, 2022Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at ceiling in the kitchen located at apt 11, 5th story, 1st apartment from west at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Aug 19, 2022Section 27-2026, 2027 hmc: properly repair the source and abate the evidence of a water leak at ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 11, 5th story, 1st apartment from west at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Aug 19, 2022Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 11, 5th story, 1st apartment from west at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Aug 19, 2022Section 27-2026, 2027 hmc: properly repair the source and abate the evidence of a water leak at ceiling in the kitchen located at apt 11, 5th story, 1st apartment from west at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Dec 22, 2021Section 27-2104 adm code post and maintain a proper sign on wall of entrance story showing the registration number assigned by the department and the address of the building. at public hall, 1st storyNot complied with
Nov 09, 2021Section 27-2005 adm code provide approved metal screen below bulkhead skylight at roofNot complied with

Property Owners and Associates

Ddcm Broome Realty LLC
Owner
2.9(12)

2 Properties

38 Units

Michael Forrest
Shareholder
2.9(19)

4 Properties

76 Units

Sassan Mahfar
Shareholder, Officer
3.1(53)

12 Properties

209 Units

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Renter Recommendations

60% of renters recommend this building

60% of renters approve of this owner

Rents and Deposits

95% of renters received their security deposits back
It HAS NOT been reported if this building accepts electronic rent payments.

Reviews

Great location but $$$
Former Tenant
Pros:
What a block to live (c) openigloo on
Cons:
Our apartment was barely updated (c) openigloo ...
Cheap but dirty
Former Tenant
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Building wasn’t expensive and a (c) openigloo g...
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Building was a mess. The (c) openigloo garbage ...
A little gross
Former Tenant
Pros:
close proximity to the tenant (c) openigloo museum
Cons:
Tenants leave their garbage in (c) openigloo th...
Advice to owner:
get a grip on the waste management
5 out of 10 Experience
Former Tenant
Pros:
Great location on the LES, (c) openigloo and th...
Cons:
We had issues with hot (c) openigloo water outa...
Advice to owner:
Get a super that responds when there's a problem
don't rent here, please
Former Tenant
Pros:
good location, good nightlife
Cons:
mold in units and throughout (c) openigloo the ...
Building nice but management will never respond
Former Tenant
Pros:
Quiet and clean building. We (c) openigloo neve...
Cons:
There was a rat problem (c) openigloo in the tr...
Advice to owner:
Please be more responsive to your tenants.
Place is fine
Former Tenant
Pros:
Good location but it’s loud (c) openigloo and g...
Cons:
Takes a while for the (c) openigloo them to res...
Advice to owner:
Turn it into luxury condos with a doorman
Less than good
Former Tenant
Pros:
Location, rooftop, decent pest control, (c) ope...
Cons:
Management is less than responsive (c) openiglo...
Advice to owner:
Treat your tenants with at least some respect/c...
Management company from hell
Former Tenant
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None whatsoever period
Cons:
Everything under the sun
Advice to owner:
Check your security cameras, thefts are coming ...