705 St Marks Avenue,Brooklyn, NY 11216

20 Units

Built in 1900

4 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
51 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 22 violations which is 1.1 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
3Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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16Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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3Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Aug 14, 2019Section 27-2005 adm code replace with new the missing escutcheon plate at ceiling at steam riser in the kitchen located at apt 3d, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from west at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Aug 13, 2019Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color ..the ceilings and all walls in the entire apartment located at apt 3d, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from west at northFirst no access to re- inspect violation
May 23, 2017Section 27-2027 adm code repair the broken or defective rain leader exterior wall at bulkhead roofFalse certification

Property Owners and Associates

421 Remsen LLC
Corporate Owner

16 Properties

229 Units

705 St. Marks Ave. LLC
Corporate Owner

2 Properties

31 Units

Cheskl Rubin
Officer, Head Officer

3 Properties

33 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.


Decent spot but requires a lot of leg work
Former Tenant
Good location Supers are nice (c) openigloo wh...
Management is tough to deal (c) openigloo with,...
WILL steal your security deposit
Former Tenant
Building is nice, amazing rooftop (c) openigloo...
Low natural light overall, small (c) openigloo ...
Advice to owner:
Decent but could be better
Former Tenant
After a fortuitous conversation with (c) openig...
Our front door lock was (c) openigloo broken fo...
Advice to owner:
Please respect the tenant concerns and respond ...
get what you pay for
Former Tenant
Affordable, lots of space, nice (c) openigloo a...
Management not that responsive, dealt (c) openi...
Advice to owner:
Pest treatment needs to happen more often and m...
Stole our security deposit
Former Tenant
Minimal problems in the apartment, (c) openiglo...
Small/cramped bedrooms, slow to respond (c) ope...
Advice to owner:
Stop being crooks and stealing tenants f*ing se...