1225 Bushwick Avenue,Brooklyn, NY 11221

20 Units

Built in 1916

4 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
103 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 86 violations which is 4.3 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
8Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
49Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
29Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Sep 28, 2023§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department stairs soffit at all stories at public hallViolation will be reinspected
Sep 13, 2023§ 27-2014 adm code and dept. rules and regulations. scrape and remove rust scales and paint with 2 coats of paint all stories all balconies at fire escape at eastViolation will be reinspected
Sep 13, 2023§ 27-2014 adm code and dept. rules and regulations. scrape and remove rust scales and paint with 2 coats of paint all balconies all stories at fire escape at northViolation will be reinspected
Sep 13, 2023§ 53, 187, 231 m/d law and department rules and regulations. provide a shoe properly secured to bottom of string of dropladder at fire escape at eastViolation will be reinspected
Mar 24, 2021§ 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation steam riser in the bathroom located at apt 5b, 2nd story, 2nd apartment from south at westViolation will be reinspected
Mar 16, 2021§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective wood floor in the 2nd room from east at north located at apt 4b, 2nd story, 1st apartment from south at westViolation will be reinspected
Mar 09, 2021§ 27-2048 adm code paint or post a sign indicating floors at all stories at public hallViolation will be reinspected
Jun 16, 2020§ 27-2014 adm code and dept. rules and regulations. scrape and remove rust scales and paint with 2 coats of paint all components on all stories at west stack fire escape (front of building)Violation will be reinspected

Property Owners and Associates

1225 Bushwick LLC
Corporate Owner
2(6)

2 Properties

28 Units

Oak Equities LLC
Corporate Owner
2(7)

7 Properties

112 Units

Oscar Kohn
Head Officer
2(7)

6 Properties

104 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

Roaches, Poorly Maintained, Illegally withholding Security Deposit
Former Tenant
Pros:
The neighbors in the building (c) openigloo wer...
Cons:
Roaches - exterminator didn't help. (c) openigl...
Advice to owner:
Actually maintain your building - serious pest ...
Don’t live here
Former Tenant
Pros:
Nice light in the morning, (c) openigloo church...
Cons:
Roaches, bed bugs, building not (c) openigloo t...
Advice to owner:
Pay for repairs to building, pay your maintenan...
Run by Slumlords
Former Tenant
Pros:
Exposed brick walls were nice. (c) openigloo Th...
Cons:
This building is run by (c) openigloo inveterat...
Advice to owner:
Cultivate some basic human decency and become a...
Not Great but it’s ok
Former Tenant
Pros:
Easygoing neighbors. Close to transportation. (...
Cons:
You’re on your own with (c) openigloo most issu...
Advice to owner:
Fix the units. Hire a new superintendent. Move ...
DONT MOVE HERE
Former Tenant
Pros:
neighbors were amazing and helpful. (c) openigl...
Cons:
Literally everything. You wonder why (c) openig...
Advice to owner:
Your tenants are paying over $1400 for a unit.....
Really really bad
Former Tenant
Pros:
The neighbors were amazing and (c) openigloo th...
Cons:
-Lack of hot water for (c) openigloo many month...
Advice to owner:
Start taking care of the building, and take peo...