1256 Ocean Avenue,Brooklyn, NY 11230

26 Units

Built in 2014

8 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
37 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 31 violations which is 1.19 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is worse 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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13Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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16Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Dec 13, 2023§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department the west wall at public hall, 8th storyNov sent out
Oct 22, 2023§ 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department north wall and ceiling at public hall, 8th storyFalse certification

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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.


bad strcutural pipes and mice
Former Tenant
Clean and has nice layout
Pipes burst cause leaks when (c) openigloo it g...
decent building, has it's problems
Former Tenant
gym, nice rooftop, spacious apt, (c) openigloo ...
there is a mice problem
Advice to owner:
fix the mice issue
two year lease almost up, definitely renewing
Former Tenant
Super spacious everything - I've (c) openigloo ...
Gym could use a revival (c) openigloo but it ha...
Advice to owner:
Get an online portal?
Absolutely disgusting - LIVING WITH MICE!!!!!
Former Tenant
It was somewhere to live
I am so flabbergasted anyone (c) openigloo woul...
Advice to owner:
Clean up and take care of your property
Truly disappointed
Former Tenant
Access to a balcony, great (c) openigloo area, ...
Literally everything else. The building (c) ope...
Advice to owner:
Learn to be more professional when you are deal...
Run away, Better value elsewhere
Former Tenant
Half done roof, small gym, (c) openigloo super ...
For the rent being charged (c) openigloo in thi...
Advice to owner:
Get a new management company/stick to developin...
Luxury building
Former Tenant
The amenities, and space are (c) openigloo great
It’s hard to get a (c) openigloo hold of people...
Advice to owner:
Not much to give