172 East 89 Street,Manhattan, NY 10128

16 Units

Built in 1910

5 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
31 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 12 violations which is 0.75 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
4Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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1Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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7Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Jun 09, 2022Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling at public hall, 1st storyInvalid certification
Jun 09, 2022Section 27-2026, 2027 hmc: properly repair the source and abate the evidence of a water leak at ceiling at public hall, 1st storyInvalid certification
Jan 06, 2017Section 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 , 1st storyInvalid certification
Jan 06, 2017Section 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 agency?s housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd., 1st storyNov sent out

Property Owners and Associates

172 East 89th Street Realty Llc.
Corporate Owner

2 Properties

30 Units

306 78th St Realty, LLC
Shareholder, Officer

4 Properties

62 Units

Domenico Galofaro
Shareholder, Officer

2 Properties

30 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.


My Building review
Former Tenant
It’s normally quite
Low water pressure
Worst renting experience in NYC.
Former Tenant
Absolutely no - thing
Landlord Salvatore Galofaro and Michelle (c) op...
Do not live here
Former Tenant
Location... It seemed like a (c) openigloo good...
1. Trash / garbage alley (c) openigloo the most...
Advice to owner:
Get better garbage bins, exterminator for the r...
Be careful Slumlord
Former Tenant
No need to bring your (c) openigloo own pet, ro...
Health hazard mice
Advice to owner:
Please keep it clean and safe
1 year tenants - overall very happy
Former Tenant
Great location! Could count on (c) openigloo Ot...
Heat was way too hot (c) openigloo in the winte...