53 West 8 Street,Manhattan, NY 10011

15 Units

Built in 1890

5 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
38 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 21 violations which is 1.4 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
2Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
14Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
5Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
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.Nov sent out
Jun 05, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at ceiling in the 1st room from north located at apt 2rw, 2nd story, 1st apartment from south at westNot complied with

Property Owners and Associates

53 West 8th Street LLC
Owner, Corporate Owner
3.1(2)

2 Properties

28 Units

Berik Management
Agent
3.4(15)

26 Properties

462 Units

Clos 76 Condominium
Owner, Corporate Owner
3.9(7)

16 Properties

213 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

mostly well maintained walk up in GV
Former Tenant
Pros:
- heat/hot water/electricity work well - (c) op...
Cons:
- garbage & recycling situation (c) openigloo c...
Advice to owner:
see cons
Terrible f*in terrible
Former Tenant
Pros:
My rent stabilized rent
Cons:
Constantly getting things stolen pretty (c) ope...
Advice to owner:
Sell our building to someone else you guys are ...