2890 Frederick Douglass Boulevard,Manhattan, NY 10039

42 Units

Built in 1920

6 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
364 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 64 violations which is 1.52 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
36Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
20Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Nov 28, 2023§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... approximately 8 sq ft at top reveal of 1st window from north at east in the 3rd room from north located at apt 2h, 2nd story, 1st apartment from north at eastCiv14 mailed
Sep 24, 2023§ 27-2026, 2027 hmc: properly repair the source and abate the evidence of a water leak at ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 1d, 1st story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Sep 24, 2023§ 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 1d, 1st story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Sep 24, 2023§ 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective knob at entrance door in the 3rd room from north at west located at apt 3a, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from south at westCiv14 mailed
Jul 24, 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 6c, 6th story, 1st apartment from north at eastNot complied with
Jul 18, 2023§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... approximately 2 sq. ft. at ceiling in the 2nd bathroom from east located at apt 5c, 5th story, 1st apartment from north at eastFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Mar 29, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code refit door at east wall cabinet in the kitchen located at apt 6c, 6th story, 1st apartment from north at eastNot complied with
Feb 28, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective inoperable light fixture ceiling in the 3rd room from east located at apt 5c, 5th story, 1st apartment from north at eastFirst no access to re- inspect violation

Property Owners and Associates

Craig Livingston
Head Officer
2.6(3)

29 Properties

585 Units

Hurston Place Housin
Owner
1.6(1)

3 Properties

42 Units

Hurston Plc Equities LLC
Corporate Owner
2.9(7)

39 Properties

880 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

Harlem in the 80’s all over again!
Former Tenant
Pros:
The apartment size.
Cons:
The maintenance, the neighbors, the (c) openigl...
Advice to owner:
I hope your quality of life, and that of your f...