240 Crown Street,Brooklyn, NY 11225

135 Units

Built in 1927

6 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 142 violations which is 1.05 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
66Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
41Class C
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Apr 16, 2024§ 27-2064 adm code provide in accordance with the rules and regulations of this department a waterproof floor and base for the water closet , in the bathroom located at apt 1x, 1st story, 1st apartment from south at westCiv14 mailed
Apr 16, 2024§ 27-2026, 2027 hmc: properly repair the source and abate the evidence of a water leak at south in the bathroom located at apt 1x, 1st story, 1st apartment from south at westCiv14 mailed
Apr 15, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the ceiling and east wall in the 2nd room from east located at apt 6g, 6th story, 4th apartment from north at east , section at eastNov sent out
Apr 15, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the ceiling, north and west walls in the kitchen located at apt 6g, 6th story, 4th apartment from north at east , section at eastNov sent out
Apr 15, 2024§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... at west wall (approx. 2 sq. ft.) in the kitchen located at apt 6g, 6th story, 4th apartment from north at east , section at eastNotice of issuance sent to tenant
Apr 15, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the ceiling, north, and east walls in the 1st room from north at west located at apt 6g, 6th story, 4th apartment from north at east , section at eastNov sent out
Apr 15, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the recess at window (2nd from east at north) in the 1st room from north at west located at apt 6g, 6th story, 4th apartment from north at east , section at eastNov sent out
Apr 15, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the ceiling and east wall in the 1st room from east located at apt 6g, 6th story, 4th apartment from north at east , section at eastNov sent out
Apr 15, 2024§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... at window recess at north wall (1st from east at north) [approx. 1 sq. ft.] in the 1st room from east located at apt 6g, 6th story, 4th apartment from north at east , section at eastNotice of issuance sent to tenant
Apr 12, 2024§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... at east walls (approx. 2 sq. ft.) in the bathroom located at apt 6d, 6th story, 1st apartment from north at east , section at eastNotice of issuance sent to tenant
Apr 12, 2024§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... at recess at window and the east and west walls (approx. 3 sq. ft.) in the bathroom located at apt 6d, 6th story, 1st apartment from north at east , section at eastNotice of issuance sent to tenant
Apr 12, 2024§ 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective electrical outlet at north wall (1st from east at north) in the 1st room from east located at apt 6d, 6th story, 1st apartment from north at east , section at eastCiv14 mailed
Apr 12, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling in the 1st room from north at west located at apt 6d, 6th story, 1st apartment from north at east , section at eastCiv14 mailed
Apr 12, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the south wall in the 1st room from east at south located at apt 6e, 6th story, 2nd apartment from north at east , section at eastCiv14 mailed
Apr 11, 2024§ 27-2026 adm code repair the leaky and/or defective faucets at the sink in the kitchen located at apt 6u, 6th story, 4th apartment from north at eastCiv14 mailed
Apr 11, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the ceiling in the private hallway located at apt 6u, 6th story, 4th apartment from north at eastCiv14 mailed
Apr 09, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the ceiling in the kitchen located at apt 6n, 6th story, 1st apartment from west at north , section at westCiv14 mailed
Apr 09, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the west wall in the 1st room from north at west located at apt 6n, 6th story, 1st apartment from west at north , section at westCiv14 mailed
Apr 09, 2024§ 27-2014 adm code and dept. rules and regulations. scrape and remove rust scales and paint with 2 coats of paint ... all balconies at all members at building front at fire escapeNov sent out
Apr 09, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective fire retardant material at ceiling and north wall at compactor closet, 6th story, section at westFalse certification
Apr 09, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the north wall at compactor closet, 6th story, section at westFalse certification
Apr 08, 2024§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... approximately 6 sq.ft at north wall, inside the the compactor closet at public hall, 6th storyNov certified on time
Mar 10, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at ceiling and all walls in the bathroom located at apt 6v, 6th story, 5th apartment from north at eastFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Dec 17, 2021§ 53, 187, 231 m/d law and department rules and regulations. provide a shoe properly secured to bottom of string of dropladder missing at the east stack 2nd from south at east, building front at fire escapeNot complied with
Jul 27, 2021§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the walls and ceiling in the private hallway located at apt 6u, 6th story, 4th apartment from north at east , section at westFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Jul 27, 2021§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the closet walls and ceiling in the private hallway located at apt 6u, 6th story, 4th apartment from north at east , section at westFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Jul 14, 2021§ 300 m/d law file plans and application and legalize the following alteration or restore to the legal condition existing prior to the making of said alteration wall erected from floor to ceiling creating room in the 1st room from north located at apt 5t, 5th story, apartment at east , section at westNot complied with
Oct 26, 2020§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department walls and ceilings through-out in the entire apartment located at apt 1e, 1st story, 2nd apartment from north at east , section at eastFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Oct 26, 2020§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective wood floor in the private hallway located at apt 1e, 1st story, 2nd apartment from north at east , section at eastFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Feb 05, 2019§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department walls, ceilings and trims in the entire apartment located at apt 6e, 6th story, 2nd apartment from north at east , section at eastNot complied with
May 14, 2018§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all walls (east section) at public hall, 6th storyNot complied with
Sep 16, 2015§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective wood door frame casing at east in the 4th room from east located at apt 4e, 4th story, 2nd apartment from north at eastFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Sep 16, 2015§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department .. 1st door frame from west at north wall, 1st door from west at north wall in the bathroom located at apt 4e, 4th story, 2nd apartment from north at eastFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Sep 16, 2015§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department .. 2nd closet from east at south wall door frame, 1st door frame from south at west wall, 2nd closet from east at south wall door, 1st closet from east at south wall door frame, 1st closet from east at south wall door in the foyer located at apt 4e, 4th story, 2nd apartment from north at eastFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Sep 16, 2015§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the 4th room from east, the 1st room from east at north, the 2nd private hallway from north located at apt 4e, 4th story, 2nd apartment from north at eastFirst no access to re- inspect violation

Property Owners and Associates

24o'crown LLC
Corporate Owner
2.3(11)

2 Properties

174 Units

70 Rockaway Parkway
Corporate Owner
2.6(21)

3 Properties

271 Units

Icon Mgmt Group LLC
Agent
2.6(21)

2 Properties

232 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
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Former Tenant
Pros:
Big apartments, great sunlight, rent (c) openig...
Cons:
Building is not kept clean (c) openigloo like l...
Advice to owner:
The building needs to be power cleaned, especia...
Nice apartment, disgusting building
Former Tenant
Pros:
I really like my apartment (c) openigloo in thi...
Cons:
The building itself is very (c) openigloo dirty...
Disgusting roach problem, front door fob always not working not safe
Former Tenant
Pros:
Cool lobby, rent stabilized
Cons:
Roaches, package theft, front door (c) openiglo...
Stay away from here
Former Tenant
Pros:
Rent stabilized. Location is central (c) openig...
Cons:
No heat or hot water. (c) openigloo Has 2 eleva...
Advice to owner:
Please provide heat and hot water and take care...
neglected, rent-stabilized building
Former Tenant
Pros:
apartment size, price
Cons:
heat and hot water inconsistency, (c) openigloo...
Advice to owner:
stop turning off the hot water and heat during ...
Stay away from building
Former Tenant
Pros:
Apartment itself is nice and (c) openigloo mode...
Cons:
Hot water turns off for (c) openigloo a few hou...
Advice to owner:
The hot water situation is unacceptable.
it's just ok
Former Tenant
Pros:
Elevator works okay
Cons:
Filthy common areas Horrible management
Unresponsive /negligent super
Former Tenant
Pros:
Great building, friendly neighbors
Cons:
Super does not respond to (c) openigloo request...
Advice to owner:
Either get Luie an assistant who can keep him o...
Run away! RACIST Landlord and careless super.
Former Tenant
Pros:
Looks decent. Dishwasher. High ceilings.
Cons:
PESTs!! And landlord and super (c) openigloo ar...
Advice to owner:
Learn tolerance and stop racist and biased prac...
good luck getting anything fixed
Former Tenant
Pros:
pre-war moulding and cool layouts, (c) openiglo...
Cons:
rent stabilized so the landlord (c) openigloo d...
Advice to owner:
stop turning off the hot water with no notice. ...
Disrepair and failing
Former Tenant
Pros:
Stabilized market rates for rent
Cons:
Heat or hot water goes (c) openigloo off a few ...
Advice to owner:
Be better at communicating with tenants in adva...