The Serrano at 1735 York Avenue,Manhattan, NY 10128

265 Units

Built in 1986

37 Floors

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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 20 violations which is 0.07 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
16Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
4Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
0Class C
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
May 09, 2022Section 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 missingNov sent out
May 09, 2022Section 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 suspectedNov sent out
May 09, 2022Section 27-2104 adm code post and maintain a proper sign on wall of entrance story showing the registration number assigned by the department and the address of the building.Nov sent out
May 09, 2022Section 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.Nov sent out
May 09, 2022Section 27-2053 adm code post sign on wall of entrance story bearing name, address including apartment number if any, and telephone number of superintendent, janitor or housekeeper.Nov sent out
Jul 03, 2021Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective oven door in the kitchen located at apt 35b, 35th story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Jul 03, 2021Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective electric ventilation system at south wall in the 1st room from north located at apt 35b, 35th story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Jul 03, 2021Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 35b, 35th story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Jul 03, 2021Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at ceiling in the 2nd room from north located at apt 35b, 35th story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Feb 27, 2018Section 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 missing at public hall, 1st storyNot complied with
Feb 27, 2018Section 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling. at public hall, 1st storyNot complied with
Feb 27, 2018Section 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 storyNot complied with
Feb 27, 2018Section 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor missing at public hall, 1st storyNot complied with
Feb 27, 2018Section 27-2104 adm code post and maintain a proper sign on wall of entrance story showing the registration number assigned by the department and the address of the building. at public hall, 1st storyNot complied with
Feb 27, 2018Section 27-2053 adm code post sign on wall of entrance story bearing name, address including apartment number if any, and telephone number of superintendent, janitor or housekeeper. at public hall, 1st storyNot complied with
Feb 27, 2018Section 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. at public hall, 1st storyNot complied with

Property Owners and Associates

Clinton 525 LLC
Agent, Corporate Owner
3.5(77)

32 Properties

1173 Units

Moses Berkovics
Head Officer
3.5(66)

19 Properties

916 Units

Robert Yandun
Site Manager
2.8(25)

1 Property

265 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

Ask about construction!
Former Tenant
Pros:
Tries to be high end. (c) openigloo Bathrooms ...
Cons:
Constant construction. Ask about (c) openigloo...
Advice to owner:
Be open and honest about project and their time...
Don't be fooled
Former Tenant
Pros:
- Open plan kitchen - Rooftop (c) openigloo view
Cons:
- High rents - No lights (c) openigloo in bedro...
not so great
Former Tenant
Pros:
Safe neighborhood, friendly staff
Cons:
Dogs barking all night, too (c) openigloo few e...
Advice to owner:
Biggest thing is to be more prompt and follow u...
Elevated experience (except the elevator)
Former Tenant
Pros:
Great amenities (holy rooftop) Outstanding staf...
Cons:
We experienced frequent issues with (c) openigl...
Advice to owner:
Chill on the rent hikes, but we overall really ...
Outrageous rent hikes; ongoing construction on rooftop
Former Tenant
Pros:
Doormen, porters and staff are (c) openigloo ve...
Cons:
Ongoing construction on building and (c) openig...
Advice to owner:
Give give rent deduction for non usable rooftop...
Nice place but management needs improving
Former Tenant
Pros:
Nice amenities and apartments
Cons:
Building management and elevators
Advice to owner:
Staff seem unhappy
Nice, but a hot mess
Former Tenant
Pros:
Doormen and porters are very (c) openigloo swee...
Cons:
Construction is constant both on (c) openigloo ...
Advice to owner:
Fire Jade Shenker please. She is a joke.
Overall great building
Former Tenant
Pros:
Staff is incredibly nice and (c) openigloo atte...
Cons:
Management is poor.
Advice to owner:
Please do better with tenant relations.
Awful awful awful
Former Tenant
Pros:
Could not wait to get (c) openigloo out of there.
Cons:
Mice, ants Elevators that never work- (c) openi...
Advice to owner:
Fix the building. It’s awful
beware of mgmt
Former Tenant
Pros:
finishes look nice but thats (c) openigloo abou...
Cons:
roaches even on the 37th (c) openigloo floor. c...
Advice to owner:
none
Was great until Glenwood sold it
Former Tenant
Pros:
Apartment size, doorman, roof deck
Cons:
New management company unresponsive and (c) ope...
Not worth it
Former Tenant
Pros:
Nice views and decent units (c) openigloo
Cons:
Broken elevators every day. Management (c) open...
Advice to owner:
Care more about your tenants.
Is it worth high rent
Former Tenant
Pros:
Amenities are nice
Cons:
Management needs to act human (c) openigloo and...
Advice to owner:
Value tenants
Good building, okay Managment
Former Tenant
Pros:
Great neighborhood, beautiful decor, refurbishe...
Cons:
Elevators always broken, maintenance and (c) op...
Elevators Never Work
Former Tenant
Pros:
New Dog run
Cons:
Elevators never work. Bugs. Relative (c) openig...
Advice to owner:
Stop harassing and falsely accusing tenants.
Awful Management - elevators
Former Tenant
Pros:
It has the facade and (c) openigloo special ame...
Cons:
There are only 2 elevators (c) openigloo (1 ser...
Advice to owner:
Fix the problems or be transparent about what’s...
Nice amenities but not worth the money.
Former Tenant
Pros:
The only people in this (c) openigloo building ...
Cons:
Where to begin… The super and (c) openigloo ma...
Advice to owner:
Have some compassion. PEOPLE LIVE HERE.
If you are considering to move in - don’t!
Former Tenant
Pros:
Nice rooftop deck when there (c) openigloo is n...
Cons:
Terrible management company (no experience (c) ...
Advice to owner:
Change management company and give tenants rent...
Don’t get fooled by the fancy appearance.
Former Tenant
Pros:
Doormen are friendly.
Cons:
1. The elevators are dreadful (c) openigloo and...
Advice to owner:
Please step in and address the inadequacies of ...
Lipstick On A Pig
Former Tenant
Pros:
Attractive Floor Plans, Friendly (c) openigloo...
Cons:
CONSTANT outages elevators. NO (c) openigloo r...
Advice to owner:
Immediate repair of years' long elevator issues...
Stay away, dont risk your safety
Former Tenant
Pros:
Friendly doormen and receptionist.
Cons:
I've been trapped in the (c) openigloo elevator...
Advice to owner:
Reply faster and come back with solid solutions
Poor Management
Former Tenant
Pros:
Nice neighbors and neighborhood
Cons:
Since 2006 when Bonjour Capital (c) openigloo b...
Advice to owner:
Be honorable and do whatever necessary to provi...
Regretted our move- not worth the $$$
Former Tenant
Pros:
I love the upper east (c) openigloo side. This ...
Cons:
Management is unbelievably horrible. The (c) op...
Advice to owner:
You absolutely need to fix the elevators. I wou...
Run!!! Worst management
Former Tenant
Pros:
Great neighbors in the building (c) openigloo b...
Cons:
Management is the absolute worst. (c) openigloo...
Advice to owner:
Fire prospect management and treat tenants better
Dangerous elevators
Former Tenant
Pros:
We moved in for the (c) openigloo nice renovate...
Cons:
But the elevators are a (c) openigloo nightmare...
Advice to owner:
Respond to the tenants association and stop ren...