262 East 55 Street,Brooklyn, NY 11203

20 Units

Built in 1930

4 Floors

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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 24 violations which is 1.2 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
6Class 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
8Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Apr 16, 2024§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... approx 5 sq ft at west wall in the bathroom located at apt 1b, 1st story, 1st apartment from south at westNotice of issuance sent to tenant
Apr 16, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the bathroom located at apt 1b, 1st story, 1st apartment from south at westCiv14 mailed
Feb 21, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at the west wall, 1st window frame from south at west wall, east wall, north wall, 1st door frame from north at east wall in the 4th room from east located at apt 1b, 1st story, 1st apartment from south at westCiv14 mailed
Feb 21, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at the south wall, west wall in the bathroom located at apt 1b, 1st story, 1st apartment from south at westCiv14 mailed
Feb 21, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the 1st door frame from north at east wall, 1st window frame from south at west wall in the 4th room from east located at apt 1b, 1st story, 1st apartment from south at westCiv14 mailed
Feb 21, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the private hallway located at apt 1b, 1st story, 1st apartment from south at westCiv14 mailed

Property Owners and Associates

1410 Prospect Place LLC
Corporate Owner
2.3(3)

2 Properties

36 Units

Flatbush Realty LLC
Corporate Owner
2.3(3)

2 Properties

36 Units

Pincus Schwimmer
Agent, Site Manager, Head Officer, Shareholder, Officer
2.5(11)

11 Properties

183 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.

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What I’ve learned about this property
Former Tenant
Pros:
I like the amount of (c) openigloo space you ge...
Cons:
Management are not as responsive. (c) openigloo...
Advice to owner:
Take better care of the property
Living Hell to say the least
Former Tenant
Pros:
No pros, evil landlord
Cons:
Nothing about this property is (c) openigloo li...
Advice to owner:
Stop being a slumlord and do actual repairs