217 Ocean Avenue,Brooklyn, NY 11225

57 Units

Built in 1925

5 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
35 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 17 violations which is 0.29 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
1Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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15Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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1Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Jul 22, 2020Section 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color ..the ceilings and all walls in the entire apartment located at apt 8c, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from south at west , section at southNot complied with

Property Owners and Associates

Julio Lopez
Site Manager

1 Property

57 Units

Martin Rothstein
Shareholder, Head Officer

3 Properties

93 Units

Michael Rothstein
Shareholder, Officer

9 Properties

222 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.


Great location but the complaints keep adding up
Former Tenant
It’s across from the park (c) openigloo and nea...
Bugs. So many bugs. Lots (c) openigloo of small...
Advice to owner:
Be a bit more thorough with your fixes. Check b...
fantastic building, awful owner
Former Tenant
deco cute dogs
bedbugs and roaches
Advice to owner:
exterminate regularly patch holes
Decent building, terrible owner
Former Tenant
Location! Right across the street (c) openigloo...
Building owner not responsive; needed (c) openi...
Advice to owner:
Quicker response times; adhere to NY housing la...
Beautiful and ruined
Former Tenant
fantastic neighbors, pets, park a few (c) openi...
roaches and leaks bedbugs during (c) openigloo...
Advice to owner:
take care of your building and tenants courty...