1521 Ocean Avenue,Brooklyn, NY 11230

70 Units

Built in 1925

6 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
130 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 16 violations which is 0.22 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
2Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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9Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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5Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Apr 12, 2024§ 27-2017.3 hmc: trace and repair the source and abate the visible mold condition... approx 4 square feet at north and west walls in the bathroom located at apt a10, 1st story, 1st apartment from north at eastNotice of issuance sent to tenant
Aug 20, 2023§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective reglaze the porcelain paint, at bathtub, in the bathroom located at apt a3, 1st story, 1st apartment from south at west , section ''south''Nov sent out

Property Owners and Associates

1521 Ocean LLC
Corporate Owner

2 Properties

90 Units

474 East 4th Street LLC
Corporate Owner

28 Properties

562 Units

Jacob Haas

1 Property

70 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.


It’s okay I guess
Former Tenant
The super is the best, (c) openigloo they fix e...
The landlord tried to raise (c) openigloo rent ...
Advice to owner:
Stop being a geeedy asshole
Pretty much satisfied
Former Tenant
I moved here a week (c) openigloo ago. I would ...
My apartment faces a very (c) openigloo busy ro...