2170 University Avenue, Bronx, NY 10453

111 Units

Built in 1959

6 Floors

1 Year Bedbug History: No
Landlords in NYC are required to file an annual bedbug report with the city and state whether the building has had a bedbug infestation in the past year. We found no recent bedbug reports from these city filings.
Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 7
Rent Stabilized Units: Yes
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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 132 violations which is 1.18 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.59 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
36Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
60Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
36Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
2022-04-11Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the west wall in the bathroom located at apt 7j, 6th story, 4th apartment from east at southNov sent out
2022-04-08Section 27-2011 adm code cleanse to the satisfaction of this department the unsanitary floor at all stories at 1st public hall stairs from northNov sent out
2022-03-06Section 27-2005 adm code refit entrance door to compactor closet at basementNov sent out
2021-12-09Section 27-2005 adm code provide pushbar at fire passage at east yardNov certified late
2021-12-09Section 27-2041 adm code provide a peep hole in entrance door of the dwelling unit so located so as to permit a person inside the dwelling to view any person outside entrance door and chime in the entrance located at apt 1p, 2nd apartment from north at eastNov certified late
2021-11-16Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective lower window sash counter balance in the bathroom located at apt 1p, 1st story, 1st apartment from west at northNot complied with
2021-11-16Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective base cabinet at sink in the kitchen located at apt 1p, 1st story, 1st apartment from west at northNot complied with
2021-11-16Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective voice and return buzzer intercom system from entrance door to intercom box in the foyer located at apt 1p, 1st story, 1st apartment from west at northNot complied with
2021-11-16Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective counter top at sink in the kitchen located at apt 1p, 1st story, 1st apartment from west at northNot complied with
2021-11-13Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective door bell and return buzzer intercom system from first story vestibule to the apt. in the private hallway located at apt 1p, 1st story, 2nd apartment from west at north , section ''north''Not complied with
2021-11-13Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective counter top in the kitchen located at apt 1p, 1st story, 2nd apartment from west at north , section ''north''Not complied with
2021-10-29Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective inoperative intercom system from building entrance to the panel in the foyer located at apt 6g, 6th storyNov sent out
2021-10-19Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective inoperative intercom system from vestibule to apt. located at apt 1t, 1st story, 2nd apartment from north at eastNov sent out
2021-09-03Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling and all walls in the bathroom located at apt 7k, 6th story, 5th apartment from south at westNov sent out
2021-08-04Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at west wall in the 3rd room from east located at apt 3h, 3rd story, 3rd apartment from south at westNov sent out
2021-07-31Section 27-2005, 2007 adm code remove device preventing door from being self-closing metal stopper installed on door at public hall, 3rd storyNov sent out
2021-06-17Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the west wall in the 4th room from east located at apt 3h, 3rd story, 3rd apartment from south at westNov sent out
2021-06-09Section 27-2005 adm code refit the closet door in the foyer located at apt 3h, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from south at westNov sent out
2021-04-11Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department ceiling and all walls in the kitchen located at apt 3h, 3rd story, 3rd apartment from west at northNov sent out
2021-04-11Section 27-2005 adm code refit closet doors to hinges in the foyer located at apt 3h, 3rd story, 3rd apartment from west at northNov sent out
2021-04-11Section 27-2026 adm code reset, so as to secure a proper and tight connection, the water closet bowl .. in the bathroom located at apt 3h, 3rd story, 3rd apartment from west at northNov sent out
2021-04-11Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective inoperative buzzer/ intercom system from vestibule to apartment located at apt 3h, 3rd story, 3rd apartment from west at northNov sent out
2020-11-12Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective base sink cabinet in the kitchen located at apt 3h, 2nd story, 3rd apartment from south at westNov sent out
2020-11-12Section 27-2026, 2027 hmc: properly repair the source and abate the evidence of a water leak at ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 3h, 2nd story, 3rd apartment from south at westNov sent out
2020-08-26Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling and all walls in the entire apartment located at apt 3h, 3rd story, 3rd apartment from south at west , section at southNov sent out
2020-08-26Section 27-2005 adm code replace with new the broken or defective rubber gasket at bottom door of refrigerator in the kitchen located at apt 3h, 3rd story, 3rd apartment from south at west , section at southNov sent out
2019-08-19Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 3h, 4th story, 3rd apartment from south at westNov sent out
2019-06-30Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all ceilings, and walls. in the entire apartment located at apt 3h, 3rd story, 3rd apartment from south at west , section at southNov sent out
2018-11-07Section 27-2005 adm code replace with new the broken or defective door in the 3rd room from north at west located at bsmt-apt 1p, 2nd bsmt-apt from north at eastNot complied with
2015-03-02Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective window at nort wall in the 1st room from north at west located at apt 1p, 2nd apartment from west at north , section at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
2015-03-02Section 27-2005 adm code refit door in the 1st room from north at west located at apt 1p, 2nd apartment from west at north , section at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
2014-09-10Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling and walls in the 3rd room from east located at apt 1p, 2nd apartment from west at north , section at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
2014-09-10Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective wood base cabinet in the kitchen located at bsmt-apt 1p, 2nd bsmt-apt from west at north , section at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
2014-09-10Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling and walls in the bathroom located at apt 1p, 2nd apartment from west at north , section at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
2014-09-10Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective wood floor in the 3rd room from east located at apt 1p, 2nd apartment from west at north , section at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
2014-09-10Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the walls in the 1st room from east at north located at apt 1p, 2nd apartment from west at north , section at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Property Owners and Associates
2170 U LLC
Corporate Owner
1.9(5)

2 Properties

151 Units

Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 8
883 Franklin LLC
Corporate Owner
2.4(69)

135 Properties

6057 Units

Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 368
Ben Rieder
Site Manager, Officer
2.4(67)

132 Properties

6019 Units

Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 367

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95% of renters received their security deposits back
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Nice people, horrible building

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