Mercedes House at 550 West 54 Street,Manhattan, NY 10019

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864 Units

Built in 2009

32 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
232 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 2 violations which is less than 0.01 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
2Class 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

770 Eleventh Ave Condominium
Corporate Owner
4(9)

1 Property

864 Units

David Walentas
Head Officer
4.3(23)
Top Rated

8 Properties

1447 Units

Derek Katz
Site Manager
4(9)

1 Property

864 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

Management’s lawyers very trigger happy to sue
Former Tenant
Pros:
Doormen very friendly Lots of the (c) openigloo...
Cons:
Witnessed 4 different neighbours just (c) openi...
A great experience
Former Tenant
Pros:
The building is beautiful, the (c) openigloo ap...
Cons:
Far walk from subways
Great location, terrible building and awful management
Former Tenant
Pros:
Location, gym in building, pool (c) openigloo a...
Cons:
Paper thin walls, unresponsive management, (c) ...
Advice to owner:
Find better employees
Good place to live
Former Tenant
Pros:
Staffs are nice
Cons:
The fan noise are not (c) openigloo acceptable
Great spot for newcomers
Former Tenant
Pros:
Love the amenities, modern apartments, (c) open...
Cons:
Far by foot for subway (c) openigloo stations
Love living here but they don’t care about tenants
Former Tenant
Pros:
The building is nice and (c) openigloo well kep...
Cons:
Everything in the apartment breaks
Mercedes House, a gem
Former Tenant
Pros:
Loved the gym, repairs are (c) openigloo done p...
Cons:
Lots of dogs and therefore (c) openigloo dog wa...
Advice to owner:
Add a playroom!
Great spot to live
Former Tenant
Pros:
Nice gyms and pool
Cons:
Expensive, hallways a bit noisy (c) openigloo
The manager thinks he’s gov Cuomo
Former Tenant
Pros:
Staff are good
Cons:
The management is taking Covid (c) openigloo re...
Advice to owner:
Chill on the Covid restrictions.