853 Empire Boulevard,Brooklyn, NY 11213

101 Units

Built in 1931

6 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
172 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 33 violations which is 0.32 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
3Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
8Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
22Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Apr 11, 2024§ 27-2026, 2027 hmc: properly repair the source and abate the evidence of a water leak from the ceiling and north wall in the 1st room from east at north located at apt e8, 5th story, 2nd apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Apr 11, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code replace with new the missing escutcheon plate at the riser top in the 1st room from east at north located at apt e8, 5th story, 2nd apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Apr 11, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the ceiling and north wall in the 1st room from east at north located at apt e8, 5th story, 2nd apartment from north at eastNov sent out

Property Owners and Associates

853 Empire Blvd Associates
Owner
2.5(2)

1 Property

101 Units

853 Empire Boulevard Associates, L.p
Corporate Owner
2.5(2)

1 Property

101 Units

Alex Wagman
Agent, Head Officer
3.1(4)

5 Properties

375 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

Apt b9, mice, no good heat, no good windows
Former Tenant
Pros:
Good area, Most tenants have (c) openigloo been...
Cons:
Lobby gets clean once in (c) openigloo a while ...
Advice to owner:
Building should be cleaned at lease once a week...
Beware of bed bugs
Former Tenant
Pros:
Onsite laundry room; rent stabilized
Cons:
Bed bug infestation for the (c) openigloo past ...
Advice to owner:
Every single apartment in the building should b...