1520 Amsterdam Avenue,Manhattan, NY 10031

22 Units

Built in 1905

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 18 violations which is 0.81 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
7Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
10Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
1Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Apr 16, 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
Nov 19, 2017Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective ceramic floor tile. in the bathroom located at apt 8, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westFalse certification
May 19, 2015Section 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 lobby, 4th storyNov sent out
May 18, 2015Section 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 lobbyNov sent out
May 18, 2015Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all walls and ceilings in the entire apartment located at apt 14, 4th story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
May 18, 2015Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation all radiators and risers in the entire apartment located at apt 14, 4th story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Apr 03, 2015Section 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 storyNov sent out

Property Owners and Associates

Kevin Melamed
Site Manager
4(2)

1 Property

22 Units

Saied Soleimani
Head Officer
3.2(3)

5 Properties

71 Units

Vivid Realty, LLC
Owner, Corporate Owner, Agent
2.9(4)

8 Properties

107 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

Best super you’ll ever have in the world!
Former Tenant
Pros:
The super Laundromat is right below (c) openigl...
Cons:
Not the most clean (landlord (c) openigloo shou...
Advice to owner:
Help the super by investing in deep cleaning th...
Lived there 2016-2018
Former Tenant
Pros:
Above laundromat, near 1, B,D,A,C
Cons:
Walk up, old school keys
Advice to owner:
Renovate and add new appliances