420 West 42 Street,Manhattan, NY 10036

262 Units

Built in 2000

40 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
37 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 0 violations which is 0 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
0Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
0Class 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

420 West 42nd Street, LLC
Corporate Owner
3.8(28)

2 Properties

586 Units

Beaux Arts Realty LLC
Corporate Owner
3.9(94)

31 Properties

2891 Units

David Hogan
Site Manager
3.9(18)

1 Property

262 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

From a Former Tenant
Former Tenant
Pros:
The fact that I am (c) openigloo taking the tim...
Cons:
Building is hideous looking on (c) openigloo th...
Good building, no major complaints
Former Tenant
Pros:
Big bedrooms, some units have (c) openigloo nic...
Cons:
Leasing office is extremely slow (c) openigloo ...
It’s just ok
Former Tenant
Pros:
Gorgeous views from our corner (c) openigloo un...
Cons:
Doormen suck. Regularly will be (c) openigloo s...
Good place to live! But elevatoes always broken
Former Tenant
Pros:
Nice building. Location isn’t great (c) openigl...
Cons:
Elevators always broken! This happened (c) open...
Advice to owner:
Fix elevators
Building is ok, but could be better taken care of
Former Tenant
Pros:
Building is overall good, amenities (c) openigl...
Cons:
- they should clean the (c) openigloo windows f...
Do Not Live Here: Infested with Roaches
Former Tenant
Pros:
9th avenue itself has lots (c) openigloo of bar...
Cons:
This building is infested with (c) openigloo ro...
Advice to owner:
The building needs to be completely fumigated, ...
better options out there
Former Tenant
Pros:
front desk staff is friendly
Cons:
bldg mngmnt doesnt resolve issues (c) openigloo...
great place in busy time square midtown
Former Tenant
Pros:
the building staff are attentive (c) openigloo ...
Cons:
There is noise at all (c) openigloo times of th...
Advice to owner:
be more lax with the COVID restrictions, keep t...
Convenient location for a first apartment
Former Tenant
Pros:
- location is convenient - building (c) openigl...
Cons:
- surrounding streets can get (c) openigloo a b...
Advice to owner:
renovate the units and improve the gym
Pretty good, ruthless landlords
Former Tenant
Pros:
High rise with great views (c) openigloo of dow...
Cons:
The rental agents for Brodsky (c) openigloo are...
Great but smelly
Former Tenant
Pros:
Great location same block as (c) openigloo subway
Cons:
Smell of pee in front (c) openigloo of building
first time renter
Former Tenant
Pros:
the doormen are so kind (c) openigloo and very ...
Cons:
in the 9th month of (c) openigloo my lease i st...
Advice to owner:
routine pest control for all unprompted to prev...
Overall a fine building
Former Tenant
Pros:
-clean elevator building -nice doorman
Cons:
Noise from port authority does (c) openigloo tr...
Advice to owner:
Maintenance will try to extort you during walk through
Former Tenant
Pros:
Safe building, doormen don’t allow (c) openiglo...
Cons:
Maintenance and doormen will never (c) openiglo...
Good building and management
Former Tenant
Pros:
Great views, management fixes problems (c) open...
Cons:
Surrounding area is not the (c) openigloo safes...
Wouldn’t recommend
Former Tenant
Pros:
The doormen were nice once (c) openigloo you ge...
Cons:
Pretty much everything. Elevators always (c) op...
Advice to owner:
Fix all of the above. Especially the elevators ...
Overall nice building but bad elevator management
Former Tenant
Pros:
It’s good location and reasonable (c) openigloo...
Cons:
Management is very bad at (c) openigloo managin...
Advice to owner:
Please give clear updates when the elevator is ...
Great building, central
Former Tenant
Pros:
Big apartments, open views, lots (c) openigloo ...
Cons:
Small gym, noisy , electric (c) openigloo bill ...
Advice to owner:
Fix the elevators!