159 Ellery Street,Brooklyn, NY 11206

29 Units

Built in 1910

5 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
8 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 11 violations which is 0.37 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
1Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
10Class 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
Apr 04, 2018Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at walls & ceiling at public hall, 5th storyNot complied with

Property Owners and Associates

474 East 4th Street LLC
Corporate Owner
3.1(44)

28 Properties

562 Units

Jacob Haas
Agent
3.2(5)

1 Property

29 Units

Joel Mizrahi
Head Officer
3.1(44)

28 Properties

562 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

New supers have made this a 5 star building… sorta
Former Tenant
Pros:
Quiet neighborhood, feels safe at (c) openigloo...
Cons:
Water pressure isn’t great, and (c) openigloo h...
Advice to owner:
Back of the building has amazing views and grea...
Garbage building and landlords
Former Tenant
Pros:
Central heating, price to an (c) openigloo extent
Cons:
Dirty building (never cleaned), “roof (c) openi...
Advice to owner:
Don’t cut corners/be lazy, instead fix your bui...
First time renter
Former Tenant
Pros:
Cheap and location close to (c) openigloo the g...
Cons:
The building has old drafty (c) openigloo windo...
Advice to owner:
None
Awful management, okay apartment
Former Tenant
Pros:
The apartment itself got the (c) openigloo job ...
Cons:
So many cons!! The exposed (c) openigloo brick ...
Advice to owner:
Be respectful of your tenants space and rights ...
Thin walls, small space, okay rooftop
Former Tenant
Pros:
The renovated kitchen was lovely, (c) openigloo...
Cons:
The space was small for (c) openigloo a one bed...
Advice to owner:
Install better bike parking that isn’t out fron...