239 Ocean Avenue,Brooklyn, NY 11225

73 Units

Built in 1926

6 Floors

lock
Once you submit an anonymous review for this building (or any other) you will gain access to the entire openigloo platform
Hey smart renter!
In the past three years, this building had:
601 complaints
See all 311 complaints about this building in a rental report

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 87 violations which is 1.19 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
11Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
Learn More
Hazardous
54Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
Learn More
Immediately-hazardous
22Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
Learn More
Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Dec 13, 2023§ 27-2037, 2038 hmc: provide a safe and adequate supply of electric service to the fixtures at refrigerator electricl outlet and ceiling in the kitchen located at apt 5d, 5th story, 1st apartment from south at westNov sent out
May 15, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code replace with new the missing escutcheon plates at the top and bottom of the steam riser in the kitchen located at apt 3b1, 3rd story, 1st apartment from west at north , section ''west''Nov sent out
May 15, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective ceramic tile wall at north in the kitchen located at apt 3b1, 3rd story, 1st apartment from west at north , section ''west''Nov sent out
May 15, 2023Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling, walls and trims throughout in the entire apartment located at apt 3b1, 3rd story, 1st apartment from west at north , section ''west''Nov sent out
May 15, 2023Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the south wall in the kitchen located at apt 4c, 4th story, 2nd apartment from south at west , section ''west''Nov sent out
May 15, 2023Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling at 2nd public hall from east, 1st storyNov sent out
Mar 24, 2022Section 27-2005 adm code refit door in the bathroom located at apt 5b, 5th story, 3rd apartment from south at westNot complied with
Mar 24, 2022Section 27-2005 adm code refit door in the entrance located at apt 5b, 5th story, 3rd apartment from south at westNot complied with
Mar 24, 2022Section 27-2005 adm code refit door in the 2nd room from east at south located at apt 5b, 5th story, 3rd apartment from south at westNot complied with
Feb 10, 2020Section 27-2005 adm code refit lower sashes at windows on north wall in the 5th room from north located at apt 6e, 6th story, 2nd apartment from east at southNov sent out
Sep 16, 2019Section 27-2046.1 hmc: post a proper notice of carbon monoxide detecting device requirements, in a form approved by the commissioner, in a common area of a class a multiple dwelling near inspection certificate or provide notice to tenants in a private dwelling. at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out

Property Owners and Associates

Doris Konovitch
Head Officer
2.9(4)

2 Properties

104 Units

Hedy Lipschitz
Officer
2.9(9)

3 Properties

93 Units

Orlando Hugo Castro Lopez
Site Manager
2.9(4)

1 Property

73 Units

Frequently Asked Questions

Renter Q&A

ask-question
Be the first to ask a question!

Building Ratings

Water Pressure
Cleanliness
Pest Control
Heat
Noise Levels
Owner Responsiveness
Neighbors
Garbage Management

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

not the worst not the best
Former Tenant
Pros:
I liked the location a (c) openigloo lot, it wa...
Cons:
Mangement was pretty unresponsive to (c) openig...
OK experience, good location
Former Tenant
Pros:
My apartment is pretty spacious, (c) openigloo ...
Cons:
Building is not very clean, (c) openigloo packa...
run, and live anywhere else
Former Tenant
Pros:
low rent, but that's also (c) openigloo a con
Cons:
the management is racists and (c) openigloo hom...
Advice to owner:
do your job or find another
Pretty ok place to live for the basics
Former Tenant
Pros:
Heat is full force in (c) openigloo this buildi...
Cons:
Almost impossible to get things (c) openigloo f...
Advice to owner:
Same amount of time you put into new apartments...