540 West 136 Street,Manhattan, NY 10031

32 Units

Built in 1926

6 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
107 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 55 violations which is 1.71 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
8Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
29Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
18Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Dec 27, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color ceiling in the 1st bathroom from east located at apt 24, 2nd story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Dec 26, 2023§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling, north, east, west and south wall in the 1st room from east located at apt 24, 2nd story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Apr 18, 2023Section 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective escutcheon plate at top of heat riser in the bathroom located at apt 24, 2nd story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Apr 18, 2023Section 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective caulking at bathtub at east wall in the bathroom located at apt 24, 2nd story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Aug 31, 2022Section 27-2026, 2027 hmc: properly repair the source and abate the evidence of a water leak at ceiling in the kitchen located at apt 24, 2nd story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Aug 31, 2022Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective the wood floor in the kitchen located at apt 24, 2nd story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Aug 31, 2022Section 27-2026 adm code repair the leaky and/or defective faucets at sink in the kitchen located at apt 24, 2nd story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Aug 31, 2022Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective wood door frame in the 4th room from north located at apt 24, 2nd story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out

Property Owners and Associates

2254 LLC
Agent, Corporate Owner
2.6(11)

4 Properties

53 Units

3350 Bw 136 Inc
Agent, Corporate Owner
2.6(11)

2 Properties

35 Units

Arman Noghrei
Shareholder, Head Officer
2.6(18)

5 Properties

85 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

MICE AND ROACHES HERE!!!
Former Tenant
Pros:
The unit I’m currently in (c) openigloo is mass...
Cons:
- Roaches daily ( I (c) openigloo kill at least...
Advice to owner:
Exterminator needs to come at least twice a mon...
RUN AS FAR AS POSSIBLE
Former Tenant
Pros:
Nothing is good about this (c) openigloo place
Cons:
Mice Roaches Hot water turns (c) openigloo of...
Advice to owner:
Do better
Good location, terrible owners
Former Tenant
Pros:
Everyone in the neighborhood is (c) openigloo v...
Cons:
Unfortunately, the owners of the (c) openigloo ...
Advice to owner:
Please find another way to pay the rent and get...
Meh
Former Tenant
Pros:
It's a great area/location. The (c) openigloo t...
Cons:
Pests (such as roaches and (c) openigloo mice),...
Not your ideal place
Former Tenant
Pros:
Spacious for your average New (c) openigloo Yor...
Cons:
ROACHES all the time. And (c) openigloo to make...
Advice to owner:
Get rid of roaches and stop turning off the wat...
Nice building, annoying management
Former Tenant
Pros:
Apartments are spacious, neighbors are (c) open...
Cons:
The super barely, if ever, (c) openigloo respon...
Advice to owner:
Talk to your tenants
Unicorn in Harlem
Former Tenant
Pros:
Perfect rent situation for multiple (c) openigl...
Cons:
Lied to about roaches and (c) openigloo mice
Do not live here!
Former Tenant
Pros:
The day I moved out (c) openigloo was a great day.
Cons:
Almost everything. The landlord owns (c) openig...
Advice to owner:
Sell the building to someone who will take bett...
Bugs & Bad Management
Former Tenant
Pros:
Location, new appliances & nice (c) openigloo s...
Cons:
Bugs, leaks, package theft, poor (c) openigloo ...
Advice to owner:
Follow the housing laws of NYC.