707 Sterling Place,Brooklyn, NY 11216

12 Units

Built in 1906

4 Floors

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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 29 violations which is 2.41 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
17Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
12Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
0Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Sep 05, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the ceiling in the 5th room from north at west located at apt 3f, 3rd story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Sep 05, 2023§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the 5th room from north at east, the bathroom , the 1st room from north, the 5th room from north at west located at apt 3f, 3rd story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Jul 06, 2023§ 27-2011 adm code cleanse to the satisfaction of this department the caulking around the bathtub in the bathroom located at apt 1f, 1st story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
Mar 10, 2020Section 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspectedNov sent out
Mar 10, 2020Section 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 storyNov sent out
Mar 10, 2020Section 27-2011 adm code cleanse to the satisfaction of this department the ceramic tiles with grouted joints of visible mold at east ,south and west walls in the bathroom located at apt 4a, 4th story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
Mar 10, 2020Section 27-2005, 2007 adm code remove device preventing door from being self-closing (door stops installed on vestible door) at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
Feb 25, 2019Section 27-2043 adm code provide a lock and key to the entrance door of dwelling unit and, if a cl a multiple dwelling, also a chain guard in the entrance located at apt 4a, 4th story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Feb 25, 2019Section 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 4a, 4th story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Feb 23, 2019Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling at public hall, 4th storyNov sent out
Feb 23, 2019Section 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 storyNov sent out
Feb 23, 2019Section 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 storyNov sent out
Feb 23, 2019Section 27-2048 adm code paint or post a sign indicating floors missing at all stories at public hallNov sent out
Feb 23, 2019Section 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspectedNov sent out
Oct 27, 2014Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department ceilings and walls in the entire apartment located at apt 4a, 4th story, apartment at westNov sent out
Aug 03, 2013Section 53, 187, 231 m/d law and department rules and regulations. provide a shoe properly secured to bottom of string of dropladder at fire escape at rear of buildingNov sent out
Aug 01, 2013Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department walls and ceiling at public hall, 4th storyNov sent out

Property Owners and Associates

707 Sterling Palace LLC
Corporate Owner
3.2(4)

2 Properties

20 Units

728 Franklin Palace LLC
Corporate Owner
3.3(11)

7 Properties

59 Units

Sam Berkowitz
Site Manager, Agent, Head Officer, Officer
3.2(4)

3 Properties

22 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

Fine but Landlord fixes nothing
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Falling apart
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Fix your building and maintain it.