609 West 196 Street,Manhattan, NY 10040

51 Units

Built in 1928

6 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
133 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 74 violations which is 1.45 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
7Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
48Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
19Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Jan 22, 2024§ 27-2011 adm code cleanse to the satisfaction of this department the mold at ceramic tile floor near water-closet in the bathroom located at apt 2a, 2nd story, 1st apartment from east at southNot complied with
Jan 22, 2024§ 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective intercom panel at east wall in the foyer located at apt 4b, 4th story, 2nd apartment from east at southCiv14 mailed
Aug 11, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code replace with new the missing eschutcheon plate riser at ceiling and floor in the bathroom located at apt 5f, 5th story, 1st apartment from west at northNot complied with
Aug 14, 2020§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the ceiling and east wall in the kitchen located at apt 4f, 4th story, 1st apartment from north at eastFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Jun 21, 2019§ 27-2005 adm code refit wood door in the bathroom located at apt 4h, 4th story, 1st apartment from east at south , section at eastNot complied with
Sep 14, 2017§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all walls, doors and ceiling in the entire apartment located at apt 4g, 4th story, 2nd apartment from north at eastFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Sep 14, 2017§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the foyer , the bathroom , the kitchenette , the 4th room from north, the 2nd room from north located at apt 4g, 4th story, 2nd apartment from north at eastFirst no access to re- inspect violation

Property Owners and Associates

20 Magaw Apts
Agent, Corporate Owner
3.2(221)

136 Properties

3939 Units

609 West Associateslp
Owner
3.6(1)

1 Property

51 Units

609 West Associates, LP
Agent, Corporate Owner
3.3(6)

2 Properties

93 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

Great place, difficult to get responses
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Advice to owner:
Know how to speak Spanish!