655 East 189 Street,Bronx, NY 10458

27 Units

Built in 1912

5 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
55 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 62 violations which is 2.29 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
12Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
32Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
18Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Feb 12, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the 1st room from north, the 2nd room from north at west, the foyer , the 5th room from north, the bathroom , the kitchenette , the 2nd room from north at east located at apt 20, 4th story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Sep 09, 2023§ 27-2104 adm code post and maintain a proper sign on wall of entrance story showing the registration number assigned by the department and the address of the building. at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
Sep 18, 2017Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 20, 4th story, 1st apartment from west at northInvalid certification
Jul 04, 2017Section 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling. at public hall, 1st storyNot complied with
Jul 04, 2017Section 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agency?s housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyNot complied with
Jul 04, 2017Section 27-2104 adm code post and maintain a proper sign on wall of entrance story showing the registration number assigned by the department and the address of the building. at public hall, 1st storyNot complied with
Jun 30, 2017Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling, south wall in the kitchenette located at apt 20, 4th story, 1st apartment from west at northInvalid certification
Jun 28, 2017Section 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling. at lobby, 1st storyNot complied with
Jun 28, 2017Section 27-2104 adm code post and maintain a proper sign on wall of entrance story showing the registration number assigned by the department and the address of the building. at lobby, 1st storyNot complied with
Jun 18, 2017Section 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agency?s housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyNot complied with
Dec 17, 2015Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective intercom system in the 2nd room from north at west located at apt 7, 2nd story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Oct 03, 2014Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the 1st room from north, the kitchen located at apt 20, 4th story, 1st apartment from west at northInvalid certification

Property Owners and Associates

1908 Prospect LLC
Corporate Owner
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8 Properties

94 Units

655 E 189 Ll
Corporate Owner
2.3(1)

2 Properties

48 Units

655 E 189th LLC
Owner, Agent
2.3(1)

1 Property

27 Units

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60% of renters recommend this building

60% of renters approve of this owner

Rents and Deposits

95% of renters received their security deposits back
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