137 West 137 Street,Manhattan, NY 10030

56 Units

Built in 1930

6 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
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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 37 violations which is 0.66 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better 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
19Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
10Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Mar 15, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at south wall in the 2nd room from north located at apt 5g, 5th story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Jan 16, 2024§ 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective electrical light switch in the bathroom located at apt 2h, 2nd story, 1st apartment from west at northCiv14 mailed
Aug 21, 2021Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation the steam riser pipe at south in the 3rd room from north located at apt 3b, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from east at southNot complied with
Aug 05, 2021Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation riser at south wall in the bathroom located at apt 3b, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from east at southNot complied with
Apr 22, 2021Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceilings and walls in the entire apartment located at apt 6f, 6th story, 5th apartment from east at southNov sent out
Dec 30, 2018Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the ceiling and walls in the 3rd room from north located at apt 6f, 6th story, 5th apartment from east at southNot complied with
Sep 27, 2016Section 27-2005 adm code replace with new the missing escutcheon plate at the top of the heat riser in the bathroom located at apt 4h, 4th story, 2nd apartment from west at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Sep 27, 2016Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation the heat riser in the bathroom located at apt 4h, 4th story, 2nd apartment from west at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation

Property Owners and Associates

137 West 137 LLC
Corporate Owner
2.5(8)

2 Properties

103 Units

Jonathan Ramirez
Agent, Head Officer
2.8(14)

7 Properties

196 Units

New West Harlem Owner LLC
Corporate Owner
3(28)

25 Properties

626 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

Could be better but could be worse
Former Tenant
Pros:
I like the location and (c) openigloo the price.
Cons:
I do not like the (c) openigloo other tenant, p...
Avoid at all costs
Former Tenant
Pros:
The elevator is great and (c) openigloo the cur...
Cons:
Put it this way. I’d (c) openigloo rather pay 2...
Advice to owner:
Care about your paying tenants. You put us thro...
Decent house for the price
Former Tenant
Pros:
Clean neighborhood and no rats
Cons:
Poor response time
Advice to owner:
Quicker response
2 years living
Former Tenant
Pros:
Access to multiple train and (c) openigloo bus ...
Cons:
Mangangment office not responsive
Advice to owner:
Street face window are very loud
Thank god they fired Arnold
Former Tenant
Pros:
So glad they fired the (c) openigloo last landl...
Cons:
Sometimes deals with package theft (c) openiglo...
Advice to owner:
More cameras in front entrance!
Use this building as an absolute last resort
Former Tenant
Pros:
Close to the hospital
Cons:
Heat and hot water never (c) openigloo work eve...
Advice to owner:
Start over. Pick a new career. Your behavior is...