867 West 181 Street,Manhattan, NY 10033

72 Units

Built in 1920

6 Floors

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Open Violations

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This building has a total of 257 violations which is 3.56 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
73Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
156Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
28Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
May 06, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at ceiling and all walls in the private hallway located at apt 3d, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
May 06, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color all walls in the 2nd room from north located at apt 3d, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
May 06, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at ceiling and all walls in the 1st room from north at east located at apt 3d, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
May 06, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at the ceiling and all walls in the 1st room from north at center located at apt 3d, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
May 06, 2023Section 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective top escutcheon plate at heating riser in the 1st room from north at center located at apt 3d, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
May 06, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at ceiling and all walls in the bathroom located at apt 3d, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
May 06, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at ceiling and all walls in the 1st room from north at west located at apt 3d, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
May 06, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at the ceiling and all walls in the kitchen located at apt 3d, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
Dec 01, 2022Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the 5th room from north, the bathroom , the 1st room from north located at apt 5i, 5th story, 3rd apartment from south at westNov sent out
Oct 14, 2022Section 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 acoustic ceiling tiles in the 3rd room from north located at apt 1f, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Aug 19, 2022Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at all walls in the bathroom located at apt 3d, 3rd story, 1st apartment from west at north , section ''south''Nov sent out
Sep 22, 2021Section 27-2005 adm code refit the closet door at west wall in the 2nd room from east located at apt 6f, 6th story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Sep 22, 2021Section 27-2005 adm code refit the closet door at west wall in the 1st room from east located at apt 6f, 6th story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Sep 16, 2021Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at all walls in the 2nd room from north located at bsmt-apt 1f, 1st bsmt-apt from north at east , section ''west''Nov sent out
Sep 16, 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 drop ceiling throughout in the 2nd room from north located at bsmt-apt 1f, 1st bsmt-apt from north at east , section ''west''Nov sent out
Sep 16, 2021Section 27-2026 adm code reset, so as to secure a proper and tight connection, the water closet bowl in the bathroom located at bsmt-apt 1f, 1st bsmt-apt from north at east , section ''west''Nov sent out
Aug 30, 2021Section 27-2005 adm code refit apartment door in the entrance located at apt 6i, 6th story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
Aug 30, 2021Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all walls and ceiling in the bulkhead at public hallNov sent out
Nov 12, 2020Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
Mar 11, 2020Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department ceiling and all walls at east roof bulkhead at public hallNov sent out
Mar 11, 2020Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department ceiling and all walls at west roof bulkhead at public hallNov sent out
Mar 11, 2020Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling at west section at public hall, 6th storyNov sent out
Mar 11, 2020Section 27-2005, 2007 adm code remove device preventing door from being self-closing door stop at fire door at public hall, 6th storyNov sent out
Mar 11, 2020Section 27-2005, 2007 adm code remove device preventing door from being self-closing door stopper at fire door at public hall, 5th storyNov sent out
Mar 11, 2020Section 27-2005, 2007 adm code remove device preventing door from being self-closing door stopper at fire door at public hall, 2nd storyNov sent out
Mar 14, 2019Section 27-2005 adm code refit fire doors at east at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
Mar 14, 2019Section 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 suspended ceiling in the 2nd room from north located at bsmt-apt 1f, 1st bsmt-apt from north at eastNov sent out
Mar 13, 2019Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective vinyl tiles at floor in the 2nd room from north located at bsmt-apt 1f, 1st bsmt-apt from north at eastNov sent out
Mar 13, 2019Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective vinyl floor tiles in the 1st room from north located at bsmt-apt 1f, 1st bsmt-apt from north at eastNov sent out
Mar 13, 2019Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective vinyl tles at floor in the kitchen located at bsmt-apt 1f, 1st bsmt-apt from north at eastNov sent out
Mar 12, 2019Section 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling. at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
Mar 12, 2019Section 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspected at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
Mar 12, 2019Section 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agency's housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
Mar 06, 2019Section 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspected at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
Mar 06, 2019Section 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling. at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
Mar 06, 2019Section 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agency's housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
Jan 02, 2019Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective vinyl floor tile in the 2nd room from north at west located at bsmt-apt 1f, 1st bsmt-apt from west at northNov sent out
Jan 02, 2019Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective vinyl floor tile in the 1st room from north at west located at bsmt-apt 1f, 1st bsmt-apt from west at northNov sent out
Jan 02, 2019Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective bell/buzzer intercom system from building entrance door to at west wall in the private hallway located at bsmt-apt 1f, 1st bsmt-apt from west at northNov sent out
Jan 02, 2019Section 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 suspended ceiling in the 2nd room from north at west located at bsmt-apt 1f, 1st bsmt-apt from west at northNov sent out
Jan 02, 2019Section 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling. at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
Jan 02, 2019Section 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspected at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
Jan 02, 2019Section 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agency's housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
Dec 03, 2018Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling in the bathroom located at bsmt-apt bsmt, bsmt-apt at eastNov sent out
Dec 03, 2018Section 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 drop ceiling with caoustic tiles in the 2nd room from north at west located at apt bsmt, apartment at eastNov sent out
Oct 05, 2018Section 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 5a, 5th story, 3rd apartment from west at north , section at westNov sent out
Oct 05, 2018Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the ceiling and walls in the 2nd room from north at west located at apt 5a, 5th story, 3rd apartment from west at north , section at westNov sent out
Apr 03, 2018Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the 1st room from north, the private hallway located at apt 3b, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Apr 03, 2018Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at 1st window frame from north at east wall in the kitchen located at apt 3b, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Apr 03, 2018Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation at 1st riser from north at east wall, 1st radiator from east at south wall in the 4th room from north located at apt 3b, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Apr 03, 2018Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at 1st window frame from west at north wall in the 4th room from north located at apt 3b, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Mar 22, 2018Section 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling. at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
Mar 22, 2018Section 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agency's housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
Mar 22, 2018Section 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspected at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
Feb 26, 2018Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at all walls in the private hallway located at apt 6b, 6th story, 1st apartment from north at east , section ''east''Nov sent out
Feb 26, 2018Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation at heat riser in the bathroom located at apt 6b, 6th story, 1st apartment from north at east , section ''east''Nov sent out
Feb 26, 2018Section 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 consisting of dumb waiter used as pantry at north in the kitchen located at apt 6b, 6th story, 1st apartment from north at east , section ''east''Nov sent out
Feb 26, 2018Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation at heat riser in the kitchen located at apt 6b, 6th story, 1st apartment from north at east , section ''east''Nov sent out
Feb 26, 2018Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at all walls in the kitchen located at apt 6b, 6th story, 1st apartment from north at east , section ''east''Nov sent out
Feb 26, 2018Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling and all walls in the 4th room from north located at apt 6b, 6th story, 1st apartment from north at east , section ''east''Nov sent out
Feb 26, 2018Section 27-2005 hmc:trace and repair the source and abate the nuisance consisting of mold ... at east wall (5 sq. ft.) in the bathroom located at apt 6b, 6th story, 1st apartment from north at east , section ''east''Nov sent out
Feb 26, 2018Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at east wall in the bathroom located at apt 6b, 6th story, 1st apartment from north at east , section ''east''Nov sent out
Jul 29, 2015Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation the 1st radiator from east at south wall in the 5th room from north located at apt 5i, 5th story, 1st apartment from south at west , section at westNov sent out
Jul 29, 2015Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation the 1st radiator from west at north wall in the 4th room from north located at apt 5i, 5th story, 1st apartment from south at west , section at westNov sent out
Jul 29, 2015Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the bathroom , the private hallway located at apt 5i, 5th story, 1st apartment from south at west , section at westNov sent out
Feb 13, 2015Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation : 1st riser from east at south wall in the bathroom located at apt 5i, 5th story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
Feb 13, 2015Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department : 1st door from north at east wall in the bathroom located at apt 5i, 5th story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
Feb 13, 2015Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation : 1st radiator from west at north wall in the 4th room from north located at apt 5i, 5th story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
Jul 31, 2014Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color ceiling in the kitchen located at apt 3a, 3rd story, 3rd apartment from west at northNov sent out
Nov 27, 2013Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective electrical wall outlet in the 1st room from north at east located at bsmt-apt 1f, 1st bsmt-apt from west at northNov sent out
Oct 21, 2013Section 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 wood panelling at walls in the 1st room from north at east located at apt 1f, 1st apartment from west at northNot complied with
Aug 07, 2013Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all walls , ceilings and trim throughout in the entire apartment located at bsmt-apt 1f, 1st bsmt-apt from north at east , section at westNot complied with
Aug 07, 2013Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective vinyl floor tiles in the kitchen located at bsmt-apt 1f, 1st bsmt-apt from north at east , section at westNot complied with

Property Owners and Associates

Duncraggen Realty Corp
Corporate Owner
3.2(4)

2 Properties

120 Units

Five Gems Management Corp
Agent
3.4(5)

3 Properties

205 Units

Francisco Mora
Site Manager
3.2(4)

1 Property

72 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

Good management, alright building
Former Tenant
Pros:
Package locker, responsive super
Cons:
Inconsistent heat (seems to be (c) openigloo fi...
Decent, no frills
Former Tenant
Pros:
Landlord rarely raises rent. (c) openigloo Whe...
Cons:
Common areas are in need (c) openigloo of renov...
Advice to owner:
Please stop closing the basement from 8pm - 8am...
Owned by slumlord
Former Tenant
Pros:
good natural light in my (c) openigloo unit, cl...
Cons:
Renting from this place was (c) openigloo an ab...
Typical Wash Heights building
Former Tenant
Pros:
Nice block, overall nice neighbors, (c) openigl...
Cons:
Not the most noise-insulated building. (c) open...
Advice to owner:
Invest in better security, update building entr...