650 Empire Boulevard,Brooklyn, NY 11213

42 Units

Built in 1926

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 93 violations which is 2.21 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
23Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
48Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
22Class C
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Mar 27, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the south wall in the bathroom located at apt 1a, 1st story, 1st apartment from south at westCiv14 mailed
Mar 27, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation the 1st riser from north at east wall in the bathroom located at apt 1a, 1st story, 1st apartment from south at westCiv14 mailed
Mar 27, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the west wall in the 1st room from east located at apt 1a, 1st story, 1st apartment from south at westCiv14 mailed
Feb 28, 2024§ 27-2026 adm code repair the leaky and/or defective faucets at the bathtub in the bathroom located at apt 1a, 1st story, 1st apartment from west at north , section ''west''Civ14 mailed
Feb 28, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the ceiling and west wall in the bathroom located at apt 1a, 1st story, 1st apartment from west at north , section ''west''Civ14 mailed
Feb 28, 2024§ 27-2026 adm code repair the leaky and/or defective faucets at the washbasin in the bathroom located at apt 1a, 1st story, 1st apartment from west at north , section ''west''Civ14 mailed
Feb 28, 2024§ 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective counter top at the sink in the kitchen located at apt 1a, 1st story, 1st apartment from west at north , section ''west''Nov sent out
Nov 29, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at ceiling in the kitchen located at apt d10, 4th story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Nov 29, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective wooden floor in the kitchen located at apt d10, 4th story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Nov 29, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective caulking at bathtub in the bathroom located at apt d10, 4th story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Nov 29, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective porcelain enamel glazing at bathtub in the bathroom located at apt d10, 4th story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Nov 28, 2023§ 27-2026 adm code reset, so as to secure a proper and tight connection, the water closet bowl . in the bathroom located at apt 2c, 3rd story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Nov 28, 2023§ 27-2005 hmc: refit at the base cabinet at the dink in the kitchen located at apt 2c, 3rd story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Jul 19, 2023§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the bathroom located at apt 1a, 1st story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Mar 15, 2022Section 27-2041 adm code provide a peep hole in entrance door of the dwelling unit so located so as to permit a person inside the dwelling to view any person outside entrance door peephole in the entrance located at apt 1c, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from west at north , section ''west''Nov sent out
Mar 04, 2022Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective wood floor in the 1st room from east located at apt 2c, 3rd story, 1st apartment from west at north , section at westCiv14 mailed
Mar 01, 2022Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all walls and ceiling in the entire apartment located at apt 2c, 3rd story, 1st apartment from west at north , section at westCiv14 mailed
Mar 01, 2022Section 27-2026 adm code repair the leaky and/or defective faucets at sink in the kitchen located at apt 2c, 3rd story, 1st apartment from west at north , section at westCiv14 mailed
Nov 26, 2018Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the 2nd room from north, the 1st room from north at east, the private hallway , the bathroom , the foyer located at apt 1a, 1st story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Nov 18, 2018Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the 2nd private hallway from east, the 1st private hallway from east, the bathroom , the foyer , the 4th room from east at south, the 4th room from east at north, the 1st room from east located at apt 1a, 1st story, 1st apartment from west at north , section at westNov sent out
Oct 25, 2016Section 27-2005 adm code refit upper and lower sash north, north 2 and south windows east wal in the 1st room from north located at apt 1a, 1st story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Oct 25, 2016Section 27-2005 adm code refit upper and lower sash north and south windows west wall in the 1st room from north at west located at apt 1a, 1st story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
Aug 09, 2013Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair the broken or defective wood base/cabinet in the kitchen located at apt 9c, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out

Property Owners and Associates

660 Empire Blvd Assoc
Owner, Corporate Owner
1.5(1)

2 Properties

79 Units

Alex Wagman
Agent, Head Officer
1.5(1)

2 Properties

79 Units

Highbridge Realty Associates
Owner, Corporate Owner
1.5(1)

5 Properties

140 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.

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