255 West 12 Street,

Manhattan, NY 10014

10 Units

Built in 1891

5 Floors

1 Year Bedbug History: No
Landlords in NYC are required to file an annual bedbug report with the city and state whether the building has had a bedbug infestation in the past year. We found no recent bedbug reports from these city filings.
Litigation History: No
Litigation history is pulled from NYC housing court records. There are no recorded housing litigations associated with this property from the past 10 years. This information does not include non-housing court cases, such as small-claims cases
Evictions: 2
Rent Stabilized Units: No
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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 26 violations which is 2.6 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.59 violations per unit.
5Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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16Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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5Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
2021-11-12Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the west wall at bulkheadNov sent out
2021-11-12Section 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 storyNov sent out
2021-11-12Section 27-2011 adm code cleanse to the satisfaction of this department the floors, stairs and public halls at all storiesNov sent out
2021-11-12Section 27-2014 adm code and dept. rules and regulations. scrape and remove rust scales and paint with 2 coats of paint at all stories at building front at fire escapeNov sent out
2021-01-12Section 27-2005 adm code replace with new the broken or defective upper glass pane at window in the kitchen located at apt 3e, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Property Owners and Associates
255 West 12 Street LLC

1 Property

10 Units

Litigation History: No
Evictions: 2
255 West 12th St LLC
Corporate Owner

2 Properties

32 Units

Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 2
Aj Clarke Re Corp.

24 Properties

334 Units

Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 7

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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.


Absolutely awful building with awful management.

Former Tenant
Perfect west village location
It is literally falling apart. No support from ...