229 East 53 Street,Manhattan, NY 10022

13 Units

Built in 1904

5 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
92 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 2 violations which is 0.15 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
0Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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0Class 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
There is no record of violation for class A

Property Owners and Associates

Elk 525 East 81st LLC
Head Officer

4 Properties

116 Units

Elk Mas 229 East 53rd LLC
Corporate Owner

2 Properties

57 Units

Elliot Mossanen
Head Officer

2 Properties

57 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.


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Former Tenant
Back patio and accessibility to (c) openigloo s...
Saw mice and cockroaches far (c) openigloo too ...
Advice to owner:
Be more responsive and fix the heat
Fantastic Location, Building Needs Some Work.
Former Tenant
- Neighbors are quiet and (c) openigloo mostly ...
- Building is right next (c) openigloo to a hom...
Advice to owner:
- Regularly maintain the building and replace w...