490 West 187 Street,Manhattan, NY 10033

58 Units

Built in 1938

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 93 violations which is 1.6 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
17Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
42Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
34Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Feb 24, 2024§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... approximately 1 sq ft at west wall in the 6th room from east at north located at apt apt4e, 4th story, 1st apartment from west at northNotice of issuance sent to tenant
Feb 07, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the 1st door frame from south at west wall, east wall in the 1st room from north at center located at apt 1f, 1st story, 2nd apartment from west at northNov sent out
Jan 12, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at west wall in the 1st room from north at center located at apt 1f, 1st story, 2nd apartment from west at northNov sent out
Jan 12, 2024§ 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 dry wall partition erected from floor to ceiling and hence creating additonal room amd reducing natural ligth and ventilation in the 3rd room from north at east located at apt 1f, 1st story, 2nd apartment from west at northNov sent out
Jan 12, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the bathroom located at apt 1f, 1st story, 2nd apartment from west at northNov sent out
Oct 17, 2023§ 27-2026 adm code reset, so as to secure a proper and tight connection, the water closet bowl . in the 1st bathroom from east at north located at apt 4e, 4th story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Sep 25, 2023§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... approximatley 1 sq ft at east wall in the kitchen located at apt 3k, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from east at southCiv14 mailed
Sep 25, 2023§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... approximately 1 sq ft the ceiling in the kitchen located at apt 3k, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from east at southCiv14 mailed
Sep 18, 2023§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... at west wall 2sq. ft. in the kitchen located at apt 3k, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from east at southCiv14 mailed
Jan 21, 2023Section 27-2043 adm code provide a lock and key to the entrance door of dwelling unit and, if a cl a multiple dwelling, also a heavy duty dead bolt and chain door guard in the entrance located at apt 1d, 1st story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
May 27, 2022Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective ceramic tiles at west wall in the 1st bathroom from north located at apt 4e, 4th story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Jul 27, 2021Section 27-2005 adm code properly secure the loose escutcheon plate at ceiling around heat riser pipe. in the 1st bathroom from north located at apt 4e, 4th story, 1st apartment from west at northNot complied with
Jun 25, 2021Section 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 walls erected from floor to ceiling creating additional room. in the 3rd room from east at north located at apt 4e, 4th story, 1st apartment from north at eastNot complied with
Jul 22, 2018Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling in bulkhead to roof at public hall, 6th storyNot complied with
Nov 27, 2017Section 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 dwarf partition wall erected in the 2nd room from east at south located at apt 5j, 5th story, 1st apartment from east at southNot complied with
Jan 25, 2017Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 3h, 3rd story, 4th apartment from west at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Sep 01, 2016Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling and all walls. in the bathroom located at apt 4f, 4th story, 2nd apartment from west at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation

Property Owners and Associates

1261 Realty LLC
Agent, Corporate Owner
3.7(73)

44 Properties

2480 Units

490 Realty LLC
Agent, Corporate Owner
2.8(2)

2 Properties

238 Units

Ceaser Jimenez
Site Manager
2.5(1)

1 Property

58 Units

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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.

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