1209 Dekalb Avenue,Brooklyn, NY 11221

127 Units

Built in 2012

5 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
49 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 0 violations which is 0 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
0Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
0Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
0Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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There is no record of violation for class A

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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

Nothing to Write Home About, But Did The Job
Former Tenant
Pros:
Street parking was great, good (c) openigloo cl...
Cons:
By the time I left, (c) openigloo I could see t...
Good but can get loud
Former Tenant
Pros:
Clean, better managed after they (c) openigloo ...
Cons:
Neighbors can get very very (c) openigloo loud,...
Bushwick high rise
Former Tenant
Pros:
Security at front desk, elevator
Cons:
Mice, laundry not working, overpriced
Advice to owner:
Better mantienence
Nice place, so-so neighborhood
Former Tenant
Pros:
Clean, well maintained, large units, (c) openig...
Cons:
Up & coming area, units (c) openigloo are new-i...
Good starter apartment
Former Tenant
Pros:
The building is modern with (c) openigloo laund...
Cons:
It can take a hot (c) openigloo minute to get s...
Advice to owner:
Convert some of the outdoor space for dogs. The...
Good location, bad everything else
Former Tenant
Pros:
Hector the main doorman is (c) openigloo great.
Cons:
Build Super Jose is incredibly (c) openigloo la...
Advice to owner:
Find a new building super and due some upkeep o...
Staff is awesome! Property Manager MIA???
Former Tenant
Pros:
- Staff is great! - Super (c) openigloo is resp...
Cons:
- WHERE IS THE PROPERTY (c) openigloo MANAGER?!...
Advice to owner:
Please update accoringly! A no update update is...
Good location, poor management
Former Tenant
Pros:
Spacious apartments, great location
Cons:
Management is unresponsive and it (c) openigloo...
Advice to owner:
Ensure FirstService is responding to tenant ema...
Not the worst but definitely not the best
Former Tenant
Pros:
It’s near the J and (c) openigloo M trains. The...
Cons:
Good luck trying to get (c) openigloo a respons...
Advice to owner:
Respond to people! Your communication the entir...
Meh it’s ok
Former Tenant
Pros:
New building with doorman
Cons:
Super sucks, management sucks,
Advice to owner:
New super and new manager
looks good on outside but rotten inside, renter beware
Former Tenant
Pros:
doormen and women are nice (c) openigloo and ve...
Cons:
management is very unresponsive. super (c) open...
Advice to owner:
good luck with your foreclosure and lawsuit I g...
Nasty property manager
Former Tenant
Pros:
It’s a green building, so (c) openigloo my Con ...
Cons:
The Property Manager, Melanie Krauski, (c) open...
Advice to owner:
Get a courteous, appropriate daytime doorman. ...
Good apartment but bad management
Former Tenant
Pros:
Laundry & gym in the (c) openigloo building, ve...
Cons:
Maintenance is horrible. Laundry card (c) openi...
Advice to owner:
Be more responsible
It’s just meh
Former Tenant
Pros:
Elevator works well, doorman and (c) openigloo ...
Cons:
Super is lazy, building manager (c) openigloo n...
Advice to owner:
Get better management and stop being so cheap.
Helpful doorman & superintendent
Former Tenant
Pros:
They are very nice and (c) openigloo helpful
Cons:
No cons so far
Advice to owner:
Be more responsive
Don’t Live Here!
Former Tenant
Pros:
Close to Trains, Rooftop View, (c) openigloo Ni...
Cons:
Laundry Room is small and (c) openigloo machine...
Advice to owner:
Respond to your tenants’ concerns!