174 West 81 Street,Manhattan, NY 10024

10 Units

Built in 1920

5 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
36 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 4 violations which is 0.4 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
2Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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1Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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1Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Jun 12, 2019Section 27-2053 adm code post sign on wall of entrance story bearing name, address including apartment number if any, and telephone number of superintendent, janitor or housekeeper. at public hall, 1st storyNot complied with
Apr 29, 2019Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at all walls in the foyer located at apt 3c, 3rd story, 1st apartment from south at westNot complied with

Property Owners and Associates

115 W. 77 LLC
Corporate Owner

13 Properties

141 Units

172 W 81 LLC
Corporate Owner

3 Properties

30 Units

Ki Shin
Site Manager

2 Properties

20 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.


Good starter apartment
Former Tenant
Location is great, right off (c) openigloo of A...
No elevator, the stairway is (c) openigloo kind...
Mediocre at best
Former Tenant
Amazing location on the UWS
Rats rats rats! And roaches. (c) openigloo Owne...
It has potential
Former Tenant
They are really diligent about (c) openigloo ga...
If it’s not an urgent (c) openigloo need, manag...
Who even owns this building?
Former Tenant
Location great, safe, pretty quiet, (c) openigl...
Difficult to contact management office, (c) ope...
Advice to owner:
Work with existing tenants to preserve the safe...