217 Ocean Avenue,

Brooklyn, NY 11225

57 Units

Built in 1925

5 Floors

1 Year Bedbug History: No
Landlords in NYC are required to file an annual bedbug report with the city and state whether the building has had a bedbug infestation in the past year. We found no recent bedbug reports from these city filings.
Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 2
Rent Stabilized Units: Yes
Once you submit an anonymous review for one of your rental experiences, you will gain access to the entire openigloo platform
Do you have a photo of this building?


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 8 violations which is 0.14 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better than the city average, which is 0.59 violations per unit.
1Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
Learn More
6Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
Learn More
1Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
Learn More
Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
2020-07-22Section 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

Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 2
Martin Rothstein
Shareholder, Head Officer

3 Properties

93 Units

Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 2
Michael Rothstein
Shareholder, Officer

9 Properties

222 Units

Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 4

Frequently Asked Questions

Renter Q&A

Be the first to ask a question!

Building Ratings

Water Pressure
Pest Control
Noise Levels
Owner Responsiveness
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.


Great location but the complaints keep adding up

Former Tenant
It’s across from the park and near 2 Q/B statio...
Bugs. So many bugs. Lots of small roaches and s...
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 from Prospect...
Building owner not responsive; needed AC repair...
Advice to owner:
Quicker response times; adhere to NY housing la...

Beautiful and ruined

Former Tenant
fantastic neighbors, pets, park a few boho cele...
roaches and leaks bedbugs during lockdown new ...
Advice to owner:
take care of your building and tenants courty...