252 East 61 Street,Manhattan, NY 10065

96 Units

Built in 1940

6 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
88 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 6 violations which is 0.06 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
0Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
2Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
4Class 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

Adam Grushko
Officer
4.1(75)

16 Properties

2082 Units

Derrick Johnson
Site Manager
4.1(3)

2 Properties

98 Units

Merrit House
Corporate Owner
4.1(72)

15 Properties

1986 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

Nice building
Former Tenant
Pros:
On site staff is great
Cons:
Some new neighbors are loud, (c) openigloo young
Advice to owner:
Hire a full time on site super
UES 1br apt
Former Tenant
Pros:
Loved the location, apartment, doormen (c) open...
Cons:
Issues with pests
$$$ Building with character & good location
Former Tenant
Pros:
Unique floor plans, very friendly (c) openigloo...
Cons:
Very noisy because of bridge (c) openigloo traf...
Advice to owner:
None