209 Taaffe Place,Brooklyn, NY 11205

8 Units

Built in 1905

4 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
22 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 3 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
2Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
1Class 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 12, 2024(a) § hmc:file annual bedbug report in accordance with hpd rule as described on the back of this notice of violation or as described on hpds website, www.nyc.gov\hpd, search bed bugs.Nov sent out
May 27, 2017Section 329, m/d law and dept. rules and regs. provide a completed certificate of inspection visits in a proper frame at or near mailboxes, bottom edge of frame between 48-62 inches above floor .. at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out

Property Owners and Associates

209 Taaffe Realty LLC
Owner, Corporate Owner
2.8(8)

2 Properties

14 Units

Beaver Residence LLC
Owner, Corporate Owner
2.8(8)

2 Properties

14 Units

Mendy Deutch
Agent
2.8(7)

1 Property

8 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

Good apts for under $3000 but landlord is a slumlord
Former Tenant
Pros:
Apt details for 3R only (c) openigloo - Good a...
Cons:
- Landlord is top 10 (c) openigloo slumlord; cr...
Advice to owner:
Stick to legal practices and be nice to your te...
Clinton hill housing
Former Tenant
Pros:
Good and safe neighborhood
Cons:
Management needs improvement
Please research Zalmen Biederman before renting
Former Tenant
Pros:
The neighbors were friendly and (c) openigloo o...
Cons:
Zalmen Biederman is a crook (c) openigloo and n...
Advice to owner:
Quit. Find another job.
Look up the landlord, Zalmen Biederman
Former Tenant
Pros:
Good area, good neighborhood.
Cons:
Overly priced, if you live (c) openigloo in the...
Advice to owner:
Don't be sketchy, be nice and considerate to yo...
worst landlord I've ever encountered
Former Tenant
Pros:
Great neighbors, large apartment
Cons:
constantly flooding, cockroaches, unresponsive ...
Advice to owner:
fire Zalmen Biederman
noisy neighbor w dog
Former Tenant
Pros:
Mostly good experience until recent (c) openigl...
Cons:
top floor tenant loud, dog (c) openigloo barks,...
Terrible management company & non responsive landlord
Former Tenant
Pros:
It’s a nice neighborhood.
Cons:
They never fix anything properly. (c) openigloo...
Advice to owner:
Renovate the apartments and get the building le...