231 West 149 Street,Manhattan, NY 10039

84 Units

Built in 1928

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 98 violations which is 1.16 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
8Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
59Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
31Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Feb 16, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the 3rd room from north located at apt 4j, 4th story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
Feb 16, 2024§ 27-2026 adm code reset, so as to secure a proper and tight connection, the water closet bowl ....... in the bathroom located at apt 4j, 4th story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
Feb 16, 2024§ 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective base cabinet at sink in the kitchen located at apt 4j, 4th story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
Nov 26, 2022§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 1e, 1st story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
Sep 08, 2020§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective wood base to lower cabinet under the sink in the kitchen located at apt 4h, 4th story, 1st apartment from north at eastNot complied with
Nov 19, 2017§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective wood floor in the kitchen located at apt 1f, 1st story, apartment at east , section ''bldg 247''Not complied with
Nov 19, 2017§ 27-2005 adm code properly secure the loose medicine cabinet at east wall in the bathroom located at apt 1f, 1st story, apartment at east , section ''bldg 247''Not complied with
Sep 06, 2014§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color north wall in the 1st room from north at west located at apt 4d, 4th story, 1st apartment from west at northNot complied with

Property Owners and Associates

David Schorr
Head Officer
3.3(12)

7 Properties

613 Units

Dunbar Owner Ll3683c
Corporate Owner
2.9(8)

10 Properties

549 Units

Dunbar Owner LLC
Agent, Corporate Owner
2.9(8)

10 Properties

549 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

Lipstick on a Pig!
Former Tenant
Pros:
Landmark property Interior garden Strong tenant...
Cons:
A LOT of heat/hot water (c) openigloo complaint...
Advice to owner:
Provide heat/hot water ALL winter Show more con...
The Dunbar
Former Tenant
Pros:
The courtyard is a real (c) openigloo gem and t...
Cons:
The management does nothing for (c) openigloo t...
Advice to owner:
Get new management that actually listens, calls...