232 Meserole Street,Brooklyn, NY 11206

27 Units

Built in 1920

5 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
50 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 113 violations which is 4.18 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
26Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
63Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
24Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Sep 06, 2023§ 27-2011 adm code cleanse to the satisfaction of this department the floors at all stories throughout at public hallNov sent out
Sep 06, 2023§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling at public hall, 5th storyNov sent out
May 18, 2023Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling at public hall, 5th storyNov sent out
May 14, 2023Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling at public hall, 4th storyNov sent out
May 02, 2023Section 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 door guard in the entrance located at apt 7, 2nd story, 2nd apartment from south at westNov sent out
Apr 26, 2023Section 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective intercom system in the 3rd room from north located at apt 5, 2nd story, 2nd apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Apr 26, 2023Section 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective bell return buzzer in the entire apartment located at apt 21, 4th story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Jul 26, 2022Section 53, 187, 231 m/d law and department rules and regulations. provide a shoe properly secured to bottom of string of dropladder at west exterior wall stack at fire escapeNov sent out
Jul 26, 2022Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling , 5th storyNov sent out
Jul 18, 2022Section 53, 187, 231 m/d law and department rules and regulations. provide a shoe properly secured to bottom of string of dropladder at 1st fire escape stack from north at west wallNov sent out
Jan 29, 2022Section 300 m/d law file plans and application and legalize the following alteration or restore to the legal condition existing prior to the making of said alteration plywood frame with door erected from floof to soffit under public hall stairs creating closet at public hall , 1st storyNot complied with
Jan 19, 2021Section 53, 187, 231 m/d law and department rules and regulations. provide a shoe properly secured to bottom of string of dropladder shoe missing in the fire escape, west sideNot complied with
Aug 30, 2020Section 53, 187, 231 m/d law and department rules and regulations. provide a shoe properly secured to bottom of string of dropladder at west stack at fire escapeNot complied with
Jun 27, 2019Section 27-2043 adm code provide a lock and key to the entrance door of dwelling unit and, if a cl a multiple dwelling, also missing chain guard in the entrance located at apt 14, 3rd story, 1st apartment from north at eastNot complied with
Jun 27, 2019Section 27-2043 adm code provide a lock and key to the entrance door of dwelling unit and, if a cl a multiple dwelling, also missing chain guard in the entrance located at apt 2, 1st story, 1st apartment from north at eastFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Apr 15, 2019Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all walls and ceilings in the entire apartment located at apt 5, 2nd story, 2nd apartment from south at westNot complied with
Apr 15, 2019Section 53, 187, 231 m/d law and department rules and regulations. provide a shoe properly secured to bottom of string of dropladder west stack at west exterior wallNot complied with
Apr 15, 2019Section 53, 187, 231 m/d law and department rules and regulations. provide a shoe properly secured to bottom of string of dropladder at building frontNot complied with
Mar 29, 2019Section 27-2048 adm code paint or post a sign indicating floors .. at public hallNot complied with
Feb 11, 2019Section 27-2055 adm code file with this department a certification that the person doing janitorial services is competent to perform same. at public hall, 1st storyFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Dec 12, 2018Section 53, 187, 231 m/d law and department rules and regulations. provide a shoe properly secured to bottom of string of dropladder building west at fire escapeNot complied with
Nov 30, 2018Section 53, 187, 231 m/d law and department rules and regulations. provide a shoe properly secured to bottom of string of dropladder at west exterior wallNot complied with
Nov 12, 2018Section 53, 187, 231 m/d law and department rules and regulations. provide a shoe properly secured to bottom of string of dropladder at west exterior wall fire escapeNot complied with
Oct 03, 2018Section 53, 187, 231 m/d law and department rules and regulations. provide a shoe properly secured to bottom of string of dropladder at building front fire escapeNot complied with
Sep 28, 2018Section 27-2048 adm code paint or post a sign indicating floors all stories at public hallNot complied with
Nov 08, 2017Section 53, 187, 231 m/d law and department rules and regulations. provide a shoe properly secured to bottom of string of dropladder at building west stackNot complied with

Property Owners and Associates

Joseph Weinberger
Agent, Head Officer
2.5(6)

1 Property

27 Units

Oliverez Rena
Site Manager
2.5(6)

1 Property

27 Units

Peretz Strahl Inc
Owner, Corporate Owner
2.5(6)

1 Property

27 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

The bare minimum
Former Tenant
Pros:
Very cheap rent before pandemic
Cons:
Leaks, bugs, building is falling (c) openigloo ...
Poorly maintained
Former Tenant
Pros:
Beautiful rooftop view of the (c) openigloo cit...
Cons:
We got a pandemic deal (c) openigloo on rent, b...
Advice to owner:
Invest in actually fixing the place, seal the c...
landlord double charged me for rent
Former Tenant
Pros:
good location and close to (c) openigloo the train
Cons:
the worst landlord ever - (c) openigloo forged ...
Advice to owner:
do better
Ok living experience
Former Tenant
Pros:
Not strict about many things
Cons:
Low responsiveness, leakage in ceiling
Lived here for 3 years
Former Tenant
Pros:
The location is fantastic and (c) openigloo so ...
Cons:
Getting any “major” repairs (ie (c) openigloo I...
Advice to owner:
Answer your phone and listen to your tenants, m...
Like the apartment - everything else is bad
Former Tenant
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I really love my apartment, (c) openigloo the l...
Cons:
The management is completely unresponsive. (c) ...
Advice to owner:
Hire a new super, answer your phone, clean your...