252 Manhattan Avenue,Manhattan, NY 10026

25 Units

Built in 1920

6 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 64 violations which is 2.56 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
20Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
28Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
14Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Missing information/filings
2Class I
Missing or non-compliant with administrative information orders or filings
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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
Mar 15, 2023(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 hpd's website, www.nyc.gov\hpd, search bed bugs.Nov sent out
Mar 02, 2023Section 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 1c, 1st story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Mar 02, 2023Section 27-2026, 2027 hmc: properly repair the source and abate the evidence of a water leak the ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 1c, 1st story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Mar 02, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code replace with new the broken or defective west wall wood base cabinet in the kitchen located at apt 1c, 1st story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Jun 13, 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 2b, 2nd story, 2nd apartment from south at westNov sent out
May 09, 2022Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective formica counter top at sink in the kitchen located at apt 6a, 6th story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
May 09, 2022Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color west wall in the kitchen located at apt 6a, 6th story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
May 05, 2022Section 27-2005 adm code refit door in the entrance located at apt 2b, 2nd story, 2nd apartment from south at westNov sent out
Mar 07, 2022Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 1c, 1st story, 2nd apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Feb 15, 2022(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 hpd?s website, www.nyc.gov\hpd, search bed bugs.Nov sent out
May 04, 2021Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling at basementNot complied with
Apr 01, 2021(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 hpd?s website, www.nyc.gov\hpd, search bed bugs.Nov sent out
Oct 31, 2019Section 27-2005 adm code refit door leading to east courtyard at basementNot complied with
May 07, 2019Section 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
Jun 18, 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 hallNot complied with
May 06, 2018Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 3a, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westFirst no access to re- inspect violation
May 03, 2018Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling and all walls in the bathroom located at apt 3b, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from south at westFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Jan 19, 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
Jun 30, 2015Section 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

Property Owners and Associates

Freddie L. Ellis Living Trust
Owner
4.3(1)

2 Properties

35 Units

Fred Ellis
Owner
4(3)

7 Properties

139 Units

Fred Ellis Living Trust
Agent
4(3)

7 Properties

139 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

Solid Building in Great Area
Former Tenant
Pros:
Amazing Neighbors, Responsive Building Manager...
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No elevator, It’s always hot once (c) openigloo...