600 West 157 Street,Manhattan, NY 10032

42 Units

Built in 1909

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 121 violations which is 2.88 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
12Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
68Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
41Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
May 09, 2024§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... at bathtub at north wall 2 sq feet in the bathroom located at apt 64, 6th story, 2nd apartment from south at westNotice of issuance sent to tenant
May 09, 2024§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... at south wall 4 sq feet in the bathroom located at apt 26, 2nd story, 1st apartment from east at southNotice of issuance sent to tenant
Feb 07, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling in the 1st room from east at south located at apt 31, 3rd story, 1st apartment from west at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Jan 16, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling and all walls in the 1st room from east located at apt 34, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from south at westFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Dec 26, 2023§ 300 m/d law file plans and application and legalize the following alteration or restore to the legal condition existing prior to the making of said alteration dumbwaiter converted to closet in the kitchen located at apt 31, 3rd story, 1st apartment from west at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Sep 27, 2023§ 27-2026 adm code repair the leaky and/or defective faucets at wash basin in the bathroom located at apt 31, 3rd story, 1st apartment from west at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Feb 03, 2023§ 27-2026 adm code repair leaky water closet flush pipe connection .. in the bathroom located at apt 34, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from south at westFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Feb 03, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code properly secure the loose escutcheon plate in the bathroom located at apt 34, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from south at westFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Sep 27, 2022§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling and walls in the bathroom located at apt 52, 5th story, 3rd apartment from south at westFalse certification
Apr 24, 2022§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling and all walls in the 4th room from east at north located at apt 54, 5th story, 2nd apartment from south at westNot complied with
Feb 17, 2022Section 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... at north wall aprox. 2 sq.ft in the bathroom located at apt 54, 5th story, 2nd apartment from south at westNotice of issuance sent to tenant
Jan 06, 2019§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at south wall and west wall in the kitchen located at apt 34, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from south at westFirst no access to re- inspect violation

Property Owners and Associates

Firm Assets Inc
Owner, Corporate Owner, Agent
2.4(2)

2 Properties

90 Units

George Huang
Officer
2.4(3)

2 Properties

103 Units

George Huang
Head Officer
2.8(4)

2 Properties

78 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, could be worse
Former Tenant
Pros:
Large apartments, neighbors are generally (c) o...
Cons:
Roaches, mice, bedbugs frequent. Slow (c) openi...
Advice to owner:
Get more and better repair and pest control, ma...
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Former Tenant
Pros:
The super is a nice (c) openigloo guy, but is r...
Cons:
Building management is awful. We (c) openigloo ...
Advice to owner:
Make the necessary repairs and ensure the safet...