219 Avenue A,Manhattan, NY 10009

11 Units

Built in 1900

5 Floors

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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 227 violations which is 20.63 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
98Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
82Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
46Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Missing information/filings
1Class I
Missing or non-compliant with administrative information orders or filings
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Apr 09, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling at public hall, 5th storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 09, 2024§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 01, 2024(a) § hmc:file annual bedbug report in accordance with hpd rule as described on the back of this notice of violation or as described on hpds website, www.nyc.gov\hpd, search bed bugs.Violation will be reinspected
Feb 07, 2024§27-2153 adm code post and maintain a notice, written in english and in spanish, on the building entrance door or other conspicuous location in the building common area, stating that: (1) the building is in the alternative enforcement program, (2) that occupants may call 311 or the aep at 212-863-8262 to report housing maintenance complaints, (3) the name, telephone, and address of the owner, and, (4) the identity of any financial institution that holds a mortgage on the property. post at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Nov 01, 2023§ 27-2014 adm code and dept. rules and regulations. scrape and remove rust scales and paint with 2 coats of paint all stories, all balconies and all components at east stack at fire escapeViolation will be reinspected
Aug 31, 2023§ 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agencys housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd.Violation will be reinspected
Aug 31, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation the radiator in the kitchen located at apt 3r, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westViolation will be reinspected
Aug 31, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code replace with new the missing top escutcheon plate at riser in the 3rd room from north at east located at apt 3r, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westViolation will be reinspected
Aug 31, 2023§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor .. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Aug 31, 2023§ 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspectedViolation will be reinspected
Aug 31, 2023§ 27-2014 adm code and dept. rules and regulations. scrape and remove rust scales and paint with 2 coats of paint all balconies, all stories and parts at building front fire escapeViolation will be reinspected
Jul 13, 2023§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling and north wall at public hall, 3rd storyViolation will be reinspected
Jul 13, 2023§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Jul 03, 2023§ 27-2014 adm code and dept. rules and regulations. scrape and remove rust scales and paint with 2 coats of paint all stories, all balconies, and all componets at front fire escape( east side).Violation will be reinspected
May 01, 2023§ 27-2014 adm code and dept. rules and regulations. scrape and remove rust scales and paint with 2 coats of paint all stories, all balconies, and all componets at front fire escape ( east side). at fire escapeViolation will be reinspected
Apr 27, 2023§ 27-2014 adm code and dept. rules and regulations. scrape and remove rust scales and paint with 2 coats of paint all stories, all balconies, and all componets all parts at front fire escape( east side). at fire escapeViolation will be reinspected
Apr 23, 2023§ 27-2014 adm code and dept. rules and regulations. scrape and remove rust scales and paint with 2 coats of paint all stories, all balconies, and all componets at front fire escape( east side). at fire escapeViolation will be reinspected
Apr 19, 2023§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling at bulkhead , 5th storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 18, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation at riser in the 1st room from east at north located at apt 3r, 4th story, 1st apartment from west at northViolation will be reinspected
Apr 18, 2023§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling at bulkhead , 5th storyViolation will be reinspected
Mar 15, 2023(a) § hmc:file annual bedbug report in accordance with hpd rule as described on the back of this notice of violation or as described on hpds website, www.nyc.gov\hpd, search bed bugs.Violation will be reinspected
Feb 25, 2022§ 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation at heat riser pipe in the 1st room from north at west located at apt 3r, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westViolation will be reinspected
Feb 25, 2022§ 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agencys housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd.Violation will be reinspected
Feb 25, 2022§ 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspectedViolation will be reinspected
Feb 25, 2022§ 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling.Violation will be reinspected
Feb 25, 2022§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Feb 15, 2022(a) § hmc:file annual bedbug report in accordance with hpd rule as described on the back of this notice of violation or as described on hpds website, www.nyc.gov\hpd, search bed bugs.Violation will be reinspected
Jan 25, 2022§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective caulking around bathtub in the bathroom located at apt 3r, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westViolation will be reinspected
Apr 09, 2021§ 27-2053 adm code post sign on wall of entrance story bearing name, address including apartment number if any, and telephone number of superintendent, janitor or housekeeper. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 09, 2021§ 27-2045 adm code post a proper notice of smoke detector requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, at or near the mail box missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 09, 2021§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 09, 2021§ 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agencys housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 09, 2021§ 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling.Violation will be reinspected
Apr 09, 2021§ 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspected at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 09, 2021§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective ceramic tiles at north wall at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 01, 2021(a) § hmc:file annual bedbug report in accordance with hpd rule as described on the back of this notice of violation or as described on hpds website, www.nyc.gov\hpd, search bed bugs.Violation will be reinspected
Apr 05, 2019§ 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agencys housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 05, 2019§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling and all walls in the bathroom located at apt 3r, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westViolation will be reinspected
Apr 05, 2019§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all walls in the kitchen located at apt 3r, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westViolation will be reinspected
Apr 05, 2019§ 27-2045 adm code post a proper notice of smoke detector requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, at or near the mail box , improper sign at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 05, 2019§ 27-2053 adm code post sign on wall of entrance story bearing name, address including apartment number if any, and telephone number of superintendent, janitor or housekeeper. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 05, 2019§ 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspected at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 05, 2019§ 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 05, 2019§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor , frame missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Nov 08, 2018§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the north wall at public hall, 4th storyViolation will be reinspected
Nov 08, 2018§ 27-2005 adm code replace with new the missing newel post cap at balustrade at public hall, 4th storyViolation will be reinspected
Nov 08, 2018§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor frame missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Nov 08, 2018§ 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agencys housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Nov 08, 2018§ 27-2053 adm code post sign on wall of entrance story bearing name, address including apartment number if any, and telephone number of superintendent, janitor or housekeeper. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Nov 08, 2018§ 27-2045 adm code post a proper notice of smoke detector requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, at or near the mail box missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Nov 08, 2018§ 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspected at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Nov 08, 2018§ 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 storyViolation will be reinspected
Nov 08, 2018§ 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Oct 13, 2018§ 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agencys housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Oct 13, 2018§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Oct 13, 2018§ 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspected at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Oct 13, 2018§ 27-2053 adm code post sign on wall of entrance story bearing name, address including apartment number if any, and telephone number of superintendent, janitor or housekeeper. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Dec 22, 2017§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department ceiling and all walls in the kitchen located at apt 3r, 3rd storyViolation will be reinspected
Sep 13, 2017§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor missing frame at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Sep 13, 2017§ 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 storyViolation will be reinspected
Sep 13, 2017§ 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agencys housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Sep 13, 2017§ 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspected at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Jul 25, 2017§ 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspected at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Jul 25, 2017§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Jul 25, 2017§ 27-2053 adm code post sign on wall of entrance story bearing name, address including apartment number if any, and telephone number of superintendent, janitor or housekeeper. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Jul 25, 2017§ 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Feb 16, 2017§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor - missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Jul 05, 2016§ 27-2005 adm code refit building front entrance doorViolation will be reinspected
Jun 23, 2016§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Jun 23, 2016§ 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Jun 23, 2016§ 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agencys housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Jun 03, 2016§ 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agencys housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Jun 03, 2016§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Jun 03, 2016§ 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
May 06, 2016§ 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agencys housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 21, 2016§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor ... missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 21, 2016§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department ceiling at public hall, 5th storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 21, 2016§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department building vestibule north wallViolation will be reinspected
Apr 06, 2016§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department ceiling at public hall, 5th storyViolation will be reinspected
Apr 06, 2016§ 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agencys housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Mar 31, 2016§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at north wall at vestibule at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Mar 31, 2016§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor - missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Mar 12, 2016§ 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation riser in the 3rd room from north located at apt 3r, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westViolation will be reinspected
Dec 22, 2015§ 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agencys housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Dec 22, 2015§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Dec 22, 2015§ 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Dec 22, 2015§ 27-2045 adm code post a proper notice of smoke detector requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, at or near the mail box missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Dec 17, 2015§ 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agencys housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Dec 17, 2015§ 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Dec 17, 2015§ 27-2045 adm code post a proper notice of smoke detector requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, at or near the mail box sign missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Dec 17, 2015§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor frame missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Aug 24, 2015§ 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agencys housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Aug 24, 2015§ 27-2045 adm code post a proper notice of smoke detector requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, at or near the mail box missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Aug 24, 2015§ 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Jul 30, 2015§ 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agencys housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Jul 30, 2015§ 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor missing at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
May 18, 2015§ 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agencys housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyViolation will be reinspected
Jan 08, 2015§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective vinyl floor tiles in the entire apartment located at apt 3r, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westViolation will be reinspected

Property Owners and Associates

219 Ave A Nyc LLC
Owner, Corporate Owner
2.3(2)

1 Property

11 Units

Nejatollah Sassouni
Shareholder
1.8(4)

2 Properties

21 Units

Sassan Sassouni
Site Manager, Head Officer
2.2(8)

3 Properties

36 Units

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DO NOT RENT, Rat Infested, No Heat in Winter Months, Extremely Dirty
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219 Avenue A
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Personally it’s an ideal location
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A lot of problems with (c) openigloo plumbing, ...
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Update plumbing, gas and electricity for the sa...