43 Duffield Street,Brooklyn, NY 11201

9 Units

Built in 1900

4 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
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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 98 violations which is 10.88 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
35Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
50Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
13Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Feb 03, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation the radiator at north wall in the kitchen located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Jan 27, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective light fixture at ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Jan 27, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code replace with new the broken or defective pull cord at light fixture at ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Jan 27, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation the steam riser at north wall in the 3rd room from north located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Jun 10, 2021Section 27-2011 adm code cleanse to the satisfaction of this department the ceramic tiles surface with grouted joints/caulking of visible mold at east, west and south walls around bathtub in the bathroom located at bsmt-apt b2, 1st bsmt-apt from east at southNov certified late
Jun 16, 2020Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation the north radiator in the kitchen located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Jun 16, 2020Section 27-2005 adm code replace with new the missing escutcheon plate at east riser in the 3rd room from east located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Dec 27, 2018Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at the west and north walls in the bathroom located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Dec 27, 2018Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at the ceiling and south wall in the 5th room from east at north located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Mar 27, 2018Section 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
Mar 27, 2018Section 27-2045 adm code post a proper notice of smoke detector requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, at or near the mail box sign missing on wall at public hall, 1st storyNot complied with
Mar 27, 2018Section 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
Nov 03, 2017Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Nov 03, 2017Section 27-2005 adm code refit the door in the bathroom located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Nov 03, 2017Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the walls in the kitchen located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Nov 03, 2017Section 27-2005 adm code refit the closet door in the kitchen located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Nov 03, 2017Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling in the kitchen located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Nov 03, 2017Section 27-2005 adm code refit the door in the entrance located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Nov 03, 2017Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling in the 3rd room from east located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Nov 03, 2017Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department east wall in the 3rd room from east located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Jun 26, 2017Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department east wall in the kitchen located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Jun 26, 2017Section 27-2005 adm code & 309 m/d law abate the nuisance consisting of free standing radiator at building front south courtNov sent out
Apr 20, 2017Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation riser in the 3rd room from east located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Apr 20, 2017Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation radiator in the bathroom located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Apr 20, 2017Section 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation radiator air valve in the kitchen located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Feb 21, 2017Section 27-2014 adm code and dept. rules and regulations. scrape and remove rust scales and paint with 2 coats of paint the fire escape at the building front.Nov sent out
Feb 17, 2017Section 27-2005 adm code properly secure the loose escutcheon plate at the riser pipe in the northeast corner in the kitchen located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Feb 17, 2017Section 27-2005 adm code replace with new the missing escutcheon plate at the riser pipe in the southeast corner in the kitchen located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Feb 17, 2017Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the east and south walls in the kitchen located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Feb 17, 2017Section 27-2005 adm code replace with new the missing escutcheon plate at the riser pipe in the 3rd room from east located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Feb 17, 2017Section 27-2005 adm code refit the closet door on the east wall in the kitchen located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Jul 28, 2016Section 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 02, 2013Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all walls & ceilings in the entire apartment located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNot complied with
Mar 19, 2013Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the walls in the entire apartment located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNot complied with
Mar 19, 2013Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at the ceiling in the 5th room from east located at apt 5, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNot complied with

Property Owners and Associates

168 Bpc Retail Partners LLC
Head Officer
3.3(45)

26 Properties

658 Units

43 Duffield LLC
Owner, Corporate Owner
2.9(4)

2 Properties

17 Units

Israel Pollack
Head Officer
2.9(4)

2 Properties

17 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

terrible building to live in
Former Tenant
Pros:
just in a good area (c) openigloo but the build...
Cons:
terrible management, place is run (c) openigloo...
A complete nightmare
Former Tenant
Pros:
Cheap, rent stabilized. An adventure. (c) openi...
Cons:
Extremely bad management, maintenance, and (c) ...
Advice to owner:
Stop being a slumlord.