1834 Caton Avenue,Brooklyn, NY 11226

84 Units

Built in 1926

6 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 288 violations which is 3.42 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
49Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
148Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
90Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Missing information/filings
1Class I
Missing or non-compliant with administrative information orders or filings
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Feb 01, 2024§27-2153 adm code post and maintain a notice, written in english and in spanish, on the building entrance door or other conspicuous location in the building common area, stating that: (1) the building is in the alternative enforcement program, (2) that occupants may call 311 or the aep at 212-863-8262 to report housing maintenance complaints, (3) the name, telephone, and address of the owner, and, (4) the identity of any financial institution that holds a mortgage on the property. postNov sent out
Jan 26, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the south wall in the private hallway located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the 1st closet from west at north wall door, 1st closet from west at north wall door frame in the private hallway located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the baseboard at north wall in the kitchen located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... at ( approximately 4sqft) south wall in the bathroom located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Notice of issuance sent to tenant
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the 1st closet from north at east wall door frame, 1st closet from north at east wall door, 1st door from east at south wall, 1st window frame from south at west wall, 1st closet from east at south wall door frame in the 4th room from north located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the 1st door from north at east wall, 1st door frame from north at east wall in the private hallway located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation at 1st riser from south at west wall, 2nd riser from south at west wall in the kitchen located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the ceiling in the 4th room from north located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation the 2nd riser from west at north wall, 1st riser from west at north wall in the 4th room from north located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the baseboard at south wall in the 4th room from north located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at north wall, east wall, south wall, 1st closet from north at east wall door frame, 1st closet from north at east wall door, 1st window frame from south at west wall, 1st closet from east at south wall door frame, 1st door from east at south wall, ceiling, baseboard at south wall in the 4th room from north located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation at 1st riser from west at north wall, 2nd riser from west at north wall in the 4th room from north located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at 1st window frame from west at north wall, north wall, south wall, west wall, ceiling, baseboard at north wall in the kitchen located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the bathroom , the 2nd room from north, the foyer located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... at ( approximately 3sqft ) 1st window frame from east at south wall in the bathroom located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Notice of issuance sent to tenant
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the 1st window frame from west at north wall in the kitchen located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the south wall, north wall in the kitchen located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code paint metal in accordance with dept. regulation the 2nd riser from south at west wall, 1st riser from south at west wall in the kitchen located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the west wall in the kitchen located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the west wall in the private hallway located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective cracked ceramic floor tiles in the bathroom located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Jan 02, 2024§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at 1st window frame from south at west wall, 1st door frame from east at south wall in the 3rd room from north at west located at apt 1l, 1st story, 5th apartment from east at south , section ''west''Nov sent out
Sep 22, 2023§ 27-2027 adm code provide a gutter, properly connected to drainage system, for proper drainage missing section of metal gutter at roof, 6th story, above entrance, building frontNov sent out
Sep 02, 2023§ 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective cracked ceramic floor tiles in the bathroom located at apt 5a, 5th story, 1st apartment from west at north , section ''east''Nov sent out
Sep 02, 2023§ 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective counter balnce at lower sash window to north wall in the 1st room from north at east located at apt 5a, 5th story, 1st apartment from west at north , section ''east''Nov sent out
Aug 25, 2023§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department ceiling, north, south and east walls at bulkhead at public hall, 6th story, section at eastNov sent out
Aug 16, 2023§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling at public hall, 6th storyNov sent out
Aug 16, 2023§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiling and all walls at bulkhead at public hall, 6th storyNov sent out
Aug 16, 2023§ 27-2026, 2027 hmc: properly repair the source and abate the evidence of a water leak at ceiling in the kitchen located at apt 4d, 4th story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Aug 16, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at ceiling in the kitchen located at apt 4d, 4th story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Aug 16, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code replace with new the missing escutcheon plate at riser in the bathroom located at apt 4d, 4th story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Aug 16, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color at ceiling in the kitchen located at apt 6f, 6th story, 1st apartment from east at southNov sent out
Aug 16, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective fire retardent material at ceiling at public hall, 6th storyNov sent out
Aug 16, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code replace with new the missing electric light cover at ceiling in the bathroom located at apt 6d, 6th story, 1st apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Jul 14, 2023§ 27-2011 adm code cleanse to the satisfaction of this department the ceramic tiles surface, caulking and grouts joints of visible mold at east and south walls around bathtub. in the bathroom located at apt 1c, 1st story, 2nd apartment from north at east , section ''east''Nov sent out
Apr 23, 2023§ 27-2005 hmc: properly repair or replace the broken or defective light switch at east wall in the private hallway located at apt 3e, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from east at southNot complied with
Apr 11, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code replace with new the broken or defective wooden floor inside lower cabinet beneath sink in the bathroom located at apt 4j, 4th story, 3rd apartment from east at south , section at westFalse certification
Apr 11, 2023§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the east and west walls in the 1st room from east at south located at apt 4j, 4th story, 3rd apartment from east at south , section at westFalse certification
Apr 11, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective vinyl tiles at floor in the kitchen located at apt 4j, 4th story, 3rd apartment from east at south , section at westFalse certification
Apr 11, 2023§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... at east and north walls inside closet (approx. 3 sq. ft.) [1st from north at east] in the 1st room from north at east located at apt 2b, 2nd story, 2nd apartment from west at north , section at eastFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Dec 28, 2022§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceilig and all walls at bulkhead to the roof at east at public hall, 6th storyNot complied with
Nov 23, 2022§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at ceiliong, east wall and west wall at 1st public hall bulkhead from east, 6th storyNot complied with
Nov 23, 2022§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all walls and ceiling throughout in the entire apartment located at apt 4j, 4th story, 3rd apartment from east at southFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Aug 19, 2022§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all walls and ceiling in the entire apartment located at apt 2m, 2nd story, 1st apartment from west at north , section ''west''Not complied with
Jul 05, 2022§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the bathroom , the 6th room from north located at apt 3e, 3rd story, 2nd apartment from east at south , section at eastNot complied with
Jun 09, 2022§ 27-2005 adm code repair the broken or defective plastered surfaces and paint in a uniform color the east wall, west wall in the 3rd room from east at north located at apt f4, 4th story, 1st apartment from south at west , section at eastFirst no access to re- inspect violation
Jun 09, 2022§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the 3rd room from east at north, the foyer , the bathroom located at apt f4, 4th story, 1st apartment from south at west , section at eastFirst no access to re- inspect violation
May 27, 2022§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the ceiling and all walls at bulkhead leading to roof at public hall, 6th story, section at eastNot complied with

Property Owners and Associates

1834 Caton Partners LLC
Corporate Owner
3.4(4)

1 Property

84 Units

Franciso DE LA Cruz Pena
Site Manager, Officer
3.4(4)

1 Property

84 Units

Jonathan Samet
Head Officer
3.1(8)

3 Properties

164 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

2022 Worst landlord: number 39
Former Tenant
Pros:
The tenants are all great, (c) openigloo being ...
Cons:
There is an obscene amount (c) openigloo of ope...
Advice to owner:
Meet our demands and provide livable housing to...
Home is where the heart is
Former Tenant
Pros:
Same block as train Amazing community (c) openi...
Cons:
It can be pest but (c) openigloo once controlle...
Advice to owner:
Can be more consistent
7 year tenant review
Former Tenant
Pros:
1. Spacious rooms, especially bedroom (c) openi...
Cons:
1. Noise levels of neighbors (c) openigloo outs...
Advice to owner:
A building upgrade every few years won't hurt.
Good, needs some work
Former Tenant
Pros:
Manager was pretty responsive
Cons:
No trash chutes, roaches
Advice to owner:
Step up extermination, really work to keep hall...