251 West 26 Street,Manhattan, NY 10001

16 Units

Built in 1901

5 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
12 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 10 violations which is 0.62 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
3Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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5Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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2Class 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 09, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code replace with new the missing caps or covers at electrcal outlet at west wall at public hall, 5th storyNov sent out
Jun 09, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code replace with new the missing caps or covers at electrcal outlet at west wall at public hall, 4th storyNov sent out

Property Owners and Associates

Chelsea Partners I, LLC
Corporate Owner

3 Properties

52 Units

Elizabeth Novotny
Site Manager

1 Property

16 Units

Eric Margules
Head Officer

20 Properties

332 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.


Awful management, AVOID!!
Former Tenant
Close to most subways, laundry (c) openigloo do...
Management was awful! Trash never (c) openigloo...
Advice to owner:
You should be ashamed of yourselves!!
Awful management! Don’t live here
Former Tenant
Location Close to grocery store
Rats, roaches, and more Freezing (c) openigloo...
Advice to owner:
Take a hike
do not rent here
Former Tenant
they allow pets
security is abysmal. there’s no (c) openigloo c...
Advice to owner:
listen to your tenants. hire new management
No cooking gas for a year!
Former Tenant
Quiet building and good location.
Have not had cooking gas (c) openigloo for almo...
Advice to owner:
The building needs to be better maintained. Som...