1059 Union Street,Brooklyn, NY 11225

32 Units

Built in 1927

5 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
66 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 29 violations which is 0.9 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
2Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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9Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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18Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Nov 08, 2021Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department walls and ceiling in the entire apartment located at apt 4e, 4th story, 1st apartment from south at westNot complied with
May 31, 2019Section 27-2005 adm code properly secure the loose estucheon plate in the bathroom located at apt 5a, 5th story, 2nd apartment from east at southNot complied with

Property Owners and Associates

15 Crown Street LLC
Corporate Owner

17 Properties

444 Units

835 Franklin LLC
Corporate Owner

2 Properties

90 Units

Gregory Katz
Head Officer

15 Properties

279 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.


Truly horrible. Run away.
Former Tenant
Crown Heights is great
Roaches and mice. Front door (c) openigloo of b...
I lived here 4 years and have mostly good things to say
Former Tenant
The super and landlord's are (c) openigloo quic...
It's less of the building, (c) openigloo but li...
Pretty good for the rent price
Former Tenant
- great location, right around (c) openigloo th...
-not the most renovated, the (c) openigloo wall...
Advice to owner:
No bad things to say!
Decent apartment, noisy street
Former Tenant
Only one block from the (c) openigloo subway. G...
Super is very difficult to (c) openigloo reach ...
Advice to owner:
Change the super. Possibly consider adding ceil...
Solid building and management
Former Tenant
In unit washer/dryers. Great location. (c) open...
Difficult getting back security deposit (c) ope...
Advice to owner:
Take tenants names out of the call box after th...