541 West 204 Street,Manhattan, NY 10034

60 Units

Built in 1926

6 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
277 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 133 violations which is 2.21 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
27Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
71Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
35Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Nov 15, 2023§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department east and south wall in the 1st room from east located at apt 3c, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at east , section ''551''Civ14 mailed
Nov 15, 2023§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department ceiling in the 1st room from north at west located at apt 4n, 4th story, 1st apartment from west at north , section ''541'', at westNov sent out
Nov 15, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation south riser pipe in the kitchen located at apt 3i, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from east at south , section ''541'', at eastCiv14 mailed
Sep 15, 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 consisting of dry wall partition erected from floor to ceiling and hence creating additional room and reducing natural light and ventilation in the 2nd room from east located at apt 3k, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at east , section at eastNov sent out
May 28, 2023Section 27-2026 adm code reset, so as to secure a proper and tight connection, the water closet bowl in the bathroom located at apt 5j, 5th story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
May 28, 2023Section 27-2005 hmc: refit. cabinet doors at base cabinet at west wall in the kitchen located at apt 5j, 5th story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Nov 15, 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 a wall from floor to ceiling in the 1st room from east located at apt 1c, 2nd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Dec 16, 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 wall erected floor to ceiling creating additional room. in the 1st room from east located at apt 1c, 1st story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Jun 28, 2018Section 27-2014 adm code and dept. rules and regulations. scrape and remove rust scales and paint with 2 coats of paint at all balconies, all stories, all stacks, building front at fire escapeNov sent out
Jun 28, 2018Section 27-2045 adm code post a proper notice of smoke detector requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, at or near the mail box sign missing at public hall, 1st storyFalse certification
Jun 13, 2018Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective bell/buzzer sysytem at building entrance to intercom at north wall in the foyer located at apt 4b, 4th story, 2nd apartment from south at west , section ''551''Nov sent out
Jun 13, 2018Section 27-2045 adm code post a proper notice of smoke detector requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, at or near the mail box sign missing at public hall, 1st storyFalse certification
Jun 13, 2018Section 27-2014 adm code and dept. rules and regulations. scrape and remove rust scales and paint with 2 coats of paint at all balconies, all stories, northwest and southwest stacks, building front at fire escapeNov sent out
Apr 09, 2018Section 27-2045 adm code post a proper notice of smoke detector requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, at or near the mail box missing at public hall, 1st storyNot complied with
Mar 19, 2018Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling and walls in the bathroom located at apt 4l, 4th story, 1st apartment from south at westNot complied with
Mar 08, 2018Section 27-2026 adm code reset, so as to secure a proper and tight connection, the water closet bowl loose in the bathroom located at apt 4n, 5th story, 1st apartment from west at north , section at southNot complied with
Aug 24, 2017Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the walls in the kitchen located at apt 4n, 4th story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
Aug 24, 2017Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department ceiling & walls in the bathroom located at apt 4n, 4th story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Nov 18, 2016Section 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 -partition wall erected from floor to ceiling reducing light and ventilation in the 1st room from north located at apt 2j, 2nd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Oct 21, 2015Section 27-2026, 2027 hmc: properly repair the source and abate the evidence of a water leak at west wall in the bathroom located at apt 1m, 1st story, 2nd apartment from east at southNov sent out
Jul 02, 2015Section 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 lobby, 1st storyFalse certification
May 22, 2015Section 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 storyFalse certification
May 15, 2015Section 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
May 02, 2015Section 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
Apr 28, 2015Section 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, 2015Section 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
Apr 14, 2013Section 27-2005 adm code properly secure the loose upper and lower hinges at wood door in the 1st room from north at west located at apt 5n, 6th story, 1st apartment from west at north , section at southFirst no access to re- inspect violation

Property Owners and Associates

204 Realty LLC
Owner, Corporate Owner
1(1)

2 Properties

103 Units

Aaron Bauer
Officer, Head Officer
2.8(23)

44 Properties

1840 Units

Irving Bauer
Shareholder
2.8(24)

40 Properties

1634 Units

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60% of renters recommend this building

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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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Former Tenant
Pros:
Rent’s cheap, but nothing else
Cons:
Barely heat distribution in the (c) openigloo e...
Advice to owner:
Sell the property to a more Conscience owner or...