40 West 135 Street,Manhattan, NY 10037

286 Units

Built in 1959

16 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 153 violations which is 0.53 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
36Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
84Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
33Class C
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
May 23, 2024§ 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective light fixture at ceiling, in the foyer located at apt 7c, 7th story, 7th apartment from south at westNov sent out
May 11, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective vinyl floor tiles in the private hallway located at apt 7c, 7th story, 7th apartment from south at westNov sent out
Apr 26, 2024§ 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 8t, 8th story, 3rd apartment from east at southNov sent out
Apr 26, 2024§ 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective electrical outlet at west wall in the kitchen located at apt 8t, 8th story, 3rd apartment from east at southNov sent out
Apr 26, 2024§ 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective electrical outlet at east wall in the foyer located at apt 8t, 8th story, 3rd apartment from east at southNov sent out
Apr 22, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all walls and the ceiling at public hall stairs, 16th story, section ''bulkhead''Nov sent out
Apr 22, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all walls and the ceiling at public hall, 13th storyNov sent out
Apr 22, 2024§ 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective shut off valve at wash basin in the bathroom located at apt 16b, 15th story, 6th apartment from south at westNov sent out
Apr 22, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at the ceiling at public hall stairs, 15th storyNov sent out
Apr 19, 2024§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... appox. 2 sqft at east wall in the kitchen located at apt 16b, 15th story, 6th apartment from south at westNotice of issuance sent to tenant
Apr 19, 2024§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... appox. 2 sqft at north wall in the bathroom located at apt 16b, 15th story, 6th apartment from south at westNotice of issuance sent to tenant
Apr 18, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 16b, 15th story, 6th apartment from south at westNov sent out
Mar 14, 2024§ 27-2005 hmc: refit door in the entrance located at apt 2u, 2nd story, 4th apartment from south at westNov sent out
Mar 14, 2024§ 27-2005 hmc: refit door in the compactor closet located at public parts, 1st storyNov sent out
Mar 14, 2024§ 27-2005 hmc: refit fire door at basement in the fire stairs located at public parts, 1st public parts from east at southNov sent out
Mar 14, 2024§ 27-2005 hmc: refit door at basement in the boiler room located at public partsNov sent out
Mar 14, 2024§ 27-2005 hmc: refit door at basement story in the laundry room located at public partsNov sent out
Mar 14, 2024§ 27-2005 hmc: refit door in the entrance located at apt 11e, 11th story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Mar 14, 2024§ 27-2005 hmc: refit fire door in the fire stairs located at public parts, 2nd story, 1st public parts from west at northNov sent out
Mar 14, 2024§ 27-2005 hmc: refit door at bulkhead in the public hall stairs located at public parts, 16th story, 1st public parts from west at northNov sent out
Dec 11, 2023§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling and all walls in the 1st room from east located at apt 15b, 15th story, 6th apartment from west at northNov sent out
Aug 06, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective porcelain enamel finish by method of reglazing at bathtub in the bathroom located at apt 2p, 2nd story, 10th apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Apr 12, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective vinyl floor tiles in the 1st room from north located at apt 7c, 7th story, 7th apartment from south at westNov sent out
Apr 12, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code replace with new the missing closet doors in the 3rd room from north located at apt 7c, 7th story, 7th apartment from south at westNov sent out
Nov 27, 2022Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the bathroom located at apt 9g, 9th story, 3rd apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Nov 07, 2022Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at all walls and ceiling in the kitchen located at apt 16g, 16th story, 3rd apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Nov 07, 2022Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective vinyl floor tiles on walking area in the kitchen located at apt 16g, 16th story, 3rd apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Oct 31, 2022Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation metal base cabinet at sink in the kitchen located at apt 9g, 9th story, 3rd apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Sep 09, 2022Section 27-2005 adm code replace with new the broken or defective closet wood door panel broken in the 2nd room from east at north located at apt 7c, 7th story, 8th apartment from south at westNov sent out
Sep 07, 2022Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective wood floor in the 1st room from east at north located at apt 7c, 7th story, 8th apartment from south at westNov sent out
Jan 21, 2022Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all ceilings, walls and trim works located at apt 9g, 9th story, 3rd apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Aug 19, 2019Section 27-2011 adm code cleanse to the satisfaction of this department the mold on grout around ceramic tile in the bathroom located at apt 9g, 9th story, 3rd apartment from north at eastInvalid certification
Aug 19, 2019Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the bathroom , the private hallway , the 1st room from north located at apt 9g, 9th story, 3rd apartment from north at eastInvalid certification
May 29, 2019Section 27-2005 adm code refit south 1 casement window on west wall in the 2nd room from north located at apt 2b, 2nd story, 6th apartment from south at westFirst no access to re- inspect violation
May 02, 2019Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 10h, 10th story, 4th apartment from north at eastFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Aug 04, 2017Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 9g, 9th story, 3rd apartment from north at eastNot complied with

Property Owners and Associates

Brian Rafferty
Site Manager
3.3(1)

1 Property

286 Units

Fifth Lenox Terrace Associates LLC
Corporate Owner
3.4(7)

4 Properties

858 Units

Hampton Management CO
Agent
3.4(25)

10 Properties

2445 Units

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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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