29 Spencer Place, Brooklyn, NY 11216

14 Units

Built in 1910

6 Floors

1 Year Bedbug History: No
Landlords in NYC are required to file an annual bedbug report with the city and state whether the building has had a bedbug infestation in the past year. We found no recent bedbug reports from these city filings.
Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 0
Eviction information is pulled from NYC housing court records. There are no legally registered evictions associated with this property.
Rent Stabilized Units: Yes
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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 62 violations which is 4.42 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.59 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
16Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
37Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
9Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
2021-08-05Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all walls and ceilings at all stories at public hallNov sent out
2021-06-06Section 27-2005 adm code refit lower window sash 1st at west, in the 3rd room from east at south located at apt 2l, 2nd story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
2021-06-06Section 27-2005 adm code refit lower window sash 1st at west, in the 3rd room from east at north located at apt 2l, 2nd story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
2021-06-06Section 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspectedNov sent out
2021-06-06Section 27-2011 adm code cleanse to the satisfaction of this department the ceramic tiles with grouted joints/caulking surface of visible mold at north ,east and west walls around bathtub in the 2nd bathroom from east at north located at apt 2l, 2nd story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
2021-03-25Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 2l, 2nd story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
2021-02-19Section 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspectedNov sent out
2021-02-19Section 27-2005 adm code replace with new the missing door in the 1st room from east at north located at apt 2l, 2nd story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
2021-02-19Section 27-2005 adm code properly secure the loose circuit breaker cover at north wall in the kitchen located at apt 2l, 2nd story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
2021-02-19Section 27-2043 adm code provide a lock and key to the entrance door of dwelling unit and, if a cl a multiple dwelling, also chain guard at door in the entrance located at apt 2l, 2nd story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
2021-01-13Section 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspectedNov sent out
2021-01-13Section 27-2048 adm code paint or post a sign indicating floors all storiesNov sent out
2021-01-04Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 2l, 2nd story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
2020-08-08Section 27-2005 adm code refit the lower sash at the second window from east in the 1st room from east at south located at apt 5a, 5th story, 1st apartment from west at northNov sent out
2018-10-03Section 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspected at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
2017-12-27Section 27-2005 hmc: post, in a form approved by the commissioner, and maintain a notice in a common area of the building regarding the procedures that should be followed when a gas leak is suspected at public hall, 1st storyNot complied with
Property Owners and Associates
123 North 4th St Group LLC
Owner, Corporate Owner
2.9(19)

34 Properties

202 Units

Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 1
Mendel Gold
Site Manager, Agent, Head Officer
3(15)

23 Properties

123 Units

Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 0
Spencer Pl. Realty LLC
Owner, Corporate Owner
2.8(6)

2 Properties

16 Units

Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 0

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60% of renters recommend this building

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95% of renters received their security deposits back
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Reviews

Don't live here

Former Tenant
Pros:
Great location, it's a block from Franklin C,S,...
Cons:
Management is unresponsive, apartment was not r...
Advice to owner:
Make repairs to the building
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Meh

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Close to transportation, the building was well ...
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The neighborhood is loud
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29 Spencer Pl

Former Tenant
Pros:
Rooftop space is nice
Cons:
Pests (mice & spiders)
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Spacious Light Apartment

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Pros:
Rooms were big, and the general area was fairly...
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Drain problem in one bathroom. Saw a few roache...
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My 2 bedroom apartment turned out to be 1 bedrooml

Former Tenant
Pros:
Good Location Rent controlled
Cons:
Terrible management Bad paint job Rusty stairs ...
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Stop scamming people by advertising livingrooms...
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Not bad if you can overlook a few things

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Pros:
Great neighbors with community feel. Ac/heating...
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Top floor apts are nicer but Walk up is brutal....
Advice to owner:
Fix something. Anything!
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