261 Ft Washington Avenue,Manhattan, NY 10032

36 Units

Built in 1946

6 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
39 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 7 violations which is 0.19 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
0Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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2Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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5Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
There is no record of violation for class A

Property Owners and Associates

20 Magaw Apts
Agent, Corporate Owner

136 Properties

3939 Units

255 Tenants Corp
Agent, Corporate Owner

2 Properties

78 Units

Mark Scharfman
Head Officer

135 Properties

3976 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.


My review
Former Tenant
Very spacious apartments. In-building washer/dr...
Occasional roaches in apartment unit (c) openig...
Big Bug Problem!
Former Tenant
Very quiet. Not many issues (c) openigloo with ...
Once we got roaches they (c) openigloo wouldn’t...
Advice to owner:
Just fix things and make sure pests are taken c...
Building is OK - decent shape but management not always super helpful
Former Tenant
Close to the train. Apartment (c) openigloo is ...
Management is pretty unresponsive. One (c) open...
Advice to owner:
More friendly and responsive to tenant needs. D...
Can never get though to the super
Former Tenant
Location is great
The super is not responsive (c) openigloo at all
Good building
Former Tenant
Quiet street. Quiet building. Laundry (c) openi...
Trash and recycling were constantly (c) openigl...
Advice to owner:
Make effort to have the tenants feel heard and ...