48-53 44 Street,Queens, NY 11377

66 Units

Built in 1941

6 Floors

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In the past three years, this building had:
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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 36 violations which is 0.54 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better than the city average, which is 0.81 violations per unit.
Non-hazardous
5Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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Hazardous
7Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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Immediately-hazardous
24Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
Apr 22, 2024§ 27-2005 adm code properly repair with similar material the broken or defective ceramic tile at 1st tread at building front at stoopViolation open
Nov 05, 2020Section 300 m/d law file plans and application and legalize the following alteration or restore to the legal condition existing prior to the making of said alteration ,wall erected creating a division in the 1st room from east at south located at apt 5k, 5th story, 3rd apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Nov 05, 2020Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department all peeling paint surfaces in the 1st room from east at south, the 1st room from east at north located at apt 5k, 5th story, 3rd apartment from north at eastNov sent out
Dec 14, 2018Section 26-1103 admin. code: post and maintain a proper notice on wall of the entrance story in english and spanish on the availability of the agency?s housing information guide. a sample notice can be found at www.nyc.gov/hpd. at public hall, 1st storyNov sent out
Mar 27, 2018Section 27-2005, 2007 adm code remove device preventing door from being self-closing at fire/smoke doors in public hall from 2nd story to 6th storyInvalid certification

Property Owners and Associates

Ari Benedict
Head Officer
2.7(4)

1 Property

66 Units

Brg 3752 LLC
Corporate Owner
3(49)

116 Properties

3763 Units

Brg 48-53 LLC
Corporate Owner
2.7(4)

2 Properties

162 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

Not for the money
Former Tenant
Pros:
The building is in a (c) openigloo great area i...
Cons:
There are no security cameras. (c) openigloo Pe...
Advice to owner:
Fix the security cameras and the laundry room! ...
Disgusting
Former Tenant
Pros:
Initially clean with good, long (c) openigloo t...
Cons:
Nothing has been maintained over (c) openigloo ...
Advice to owner:
Do anything at all.
Old building, no maintenance, noise and no response from management
Former Tenant
Pros:
Apartments are big and the (c) openigloo layout...
Cons:
Walls are thin and so (c) openigloo you’ll hear...
Advice to owner:
Invest some money and effort in creating a good...
I Would Hate To WFH/Live Here During Covid
Former Tenant
Pros:
Rent increases were relatively reasonable. (c) ...
Cons:
Everything else. Management (Benedict Realty (...
Advice to owner:
Provide a better tenant experience (quicker res...