Building & Landlord Data for 544 Academy St, Manhattan, NY 10034

High Risk Building

Apartments at 544 Academy St, Manhattan are more likely to have maintenance issues than 99% of NYC rentals.

  • 2% chance of no major maintenance issues next year
  • 25% chance of one major maintenance issue next year
  • 73% chance of multiple major maintenance issues next year

Building Information

Total Apartments 57
Registered Rent Stabilized Apartments (2017 tax bills) 50
Building Listed as Rent Stabilized by the RGB False
Building Class Over Six Families Without Stores
Year Built 1926
Zoning Code R7-2
Area 38820 sq ft
Stories 5
Tax Abatements DRIE,SCRIE

Landlord Details

Role Name Address
Corporate Owner Steb Realty Corp 1419 60 St, Brooklyn
Head Officer Shimon Greisman 1419 60 St, Brooklyn
Shareholder Helen Greisman 1419 60Th St, Brooklyn
Agent Shimon Greisman 1419 60 St, Brooklyn

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Housing Protection Department Code Violations (10 found)

Date Filed Date Abated Item Category Status
04/25/20 Section 27-2013 Adm Code Paint With Light Colored Paint To The Satisfaction Of This Department The Ceiling At Public Hall, 1st Story A Nov Sent Out
04/25/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair With Similar Material The Broken Or Defective Fire Retardant Material At Ceiling At Public Hall, 1st Story B Nov Sent Out
12/05/19 03/04/20 Section 27-2011 Adm Code Cleanse To The Satisfaction Of This Department The The Floors And Stairs At Public Hall A Violation Dismissed
04/07/19 08/02/19 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code Arrange And Make Self-closing The Doors ... In The Entrance Located At Apt 50k, 5th Story, 2nd Apartment From East At South B Violation Dismissed
04/07/19 08/02/19 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair With Similar Material The Broken Or Defective Counter Balance Upper Sash Window In The 2nd Room From East At South Located At Apt 50k, 5th Story, 2nd Apartment From East At South B Violation Dismissed
11/10/18 01/30/19 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code Remove All Encumbrances Consisting Of Discarded Washing Machine At Public Hall, 3rd Story, Section ''north'' B Violation Dismissed
08/04/18 12/03/18 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Repair The Broken Or Defective Plastered Surfaces And Paint In A Uniform Color The Ceiling And Walls In The Bathroom Located At Bsmt-apt Bb1, 2nd Bsmt-apt From North At East , Section At North B Violation Dismissed
08/04/18 12/03/18 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Repair The Broken Or Defective Plastered Surfaces And Paint In A Uniform Color The Ceiling And Walls Located At Bsmt-apt Bb1, 2nd Bsmt-apt From North At East , Section At North B Violation Dismissed
08/04/18 12/03/18 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Repair The Broken Or Defective Plastered Surfaces And Paint In A Uniform Color The Ceiling And Walls Located At Bsmt-apt Bb1, 2nd Bsmt-apt From North At East , Section At North B Violation Dismissed
08/04/18 12/03/18 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code Arrange And Make Self-closing The Doors At Entrance To Apt Located At Bsmt-apt Bb1, 2nd Bsmt-apt From North At East , Section At North B Violation Dismissed

Environmental Control Board Violations (10 found)

Date Number Respondent Description Status Penalty Balance Due
2003/05/22 34400467H Steb Realty Corp. Failure To Maintain Building Noted:sunken Floors & Off Level Door Headers (both Up To 6')in Bathrooms,kitchens,living Rooms; With Cracked Walls & Ceilings Above Off Level Headers; In Apartments Aa1, 215, 41a. R Resolve $880.00 $.00
2006/11/12 34546329L Steb Realty Corp. Failure To Provide Approved Plan @ Premises @ Time Of Inspection Failed To Provide Plans For Work Under Alt #103612191 For Work On Hoists Ina Line Apt's.remedy:stop All Work Provide Approvd Plans. Active $130.00 $.00
2008/11/18 34717849Z Steb Realty Corp Work W/o A Permit Noted In Apt Bj Removed Part Of Fl To Exposed Joists Removed 80-90% Of Fire Rated Materials From Walls And Ceilings W/o Proper Permits Apt Is Under Vacate Order 168/2008 At Time Of Inspection Resolve $.00 $.00
2009/12/12 32067870Z Steb Realty Corp B354. 50a Flue Pipe Not Properly Sealed To Chimney 50b Flue Pipe Need Support 50c Pressure Relief Valve On Oil Line Leaking 50d Boiler Rm Not A Srorage Rm Resolve $.00 $.00
2009/07/08 34789552K Steb Realty Corp Occupancy Contrary To That Allowed By C Of O Or Bldg Dept Records. Occupancy Noted: Basement Level, East Side (exp #2). Space At Rear Of Alleyway Occupied As Upholstery Shop, Contrary To C Of O #10592 Dated Active $400.00 $.00
2003/02/10 34370488M Steb Realty Corp Failure To Maintain Building. Noted: Sunken Floors In Bathroom And Kitchen, Up To 6' In Ground Floor Atp Aa1. Structural Stability May Be Compromised. Remedy: Repair All Defective Floors. Provide Engineer's Rep Resolve $350.00 $.00
2008/09/12 34700813X Steb Realty Corp Failure To Maintain Bldg In A Code Compliant Manner. Noted: At The 1stfl South Elevation, Second Apt From The West Bldg Apt 8j. The Fl. Is Severely Slopped, Approx 6'in 10' As Well As It Sags & Moves When Walk Active $1000.00 $.00
1999/04/07 34206605H Steb Realty Corp Failure To Maintain Building. Defect Is: At Apartment 30k Floors Sagg-ing Approximately 4'inches Throughout. Remedy: Make All Necessary Re- Pairs Forthwith. Resolve $350.00 $.00
2016/10/26 35213329M Steb Realty Corp Failure To Maintain Bldg In Code Compliant Manner. Noted: @ Exp#2, East Fire Passage, Metal Gate To Street From Rear Outside Yard Has Eye Rings To Chain & Padlock Gate. Fire Passage Btwn Side Yard To Street Is Resolve $.00 $.00
1995/06/14 34125654J Greisman B Failure To Maintain Interior Of Building Noted Apartments Or A Line 1.11.21,31 &41 Floors Are Saffing Approximately 5'from Hallway Entrance Door To Rear Bedrooms Remedy Provide Engineers Report For Structural S Resolve $.00 $.00

Department of Buildings Complaints (10 found)

Date Filed Number Category Status
10/22/2016 1435729 Illegal Conversion CLOSED
12/08/2009 1271576 Boiler – Defective/Non-operative/No Permit CLOSED
11/18/2008 1242445 Permit – None (Building/PA/Demo etc.) CLOSED
09/17/2008 1236608 Failure to Maintain CLOSED
09/15/2008 1236472 Failure to Maintain CLOSED
09/11/2008 1236142 Debris/Building - Falling or In Danger of Falling CLOSED
11/02/2006 1178922 Building Shaking/Vibrating/Structural Stability Affected CLOSED
01/18/2006 1158338 Failure to Retain Water/Improper Drainage (LL103/89) CLOSED
05/20/2002 1097125 Building Shaking/Vibrating/Structural Stability Affected CLOSED
06/06/1995 1035307 Failure to Maintain CLOSED

311 Housing Complaints (14 found)

Date Category Type Status
04/25/20 Plumbing: Water Supply Immediate Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. No violations were issued. The complaint has been closed.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. No violations were issued. The complaint has been closed.
04/28/20 Heat/hot Water: Entire Building Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development responded to a complaint of no heat or hot water and was advised by a tenant in the building that heat and hot water had been restored. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development responded to a complaint of no heat or hot water and was advised by a tenant in the building that heat and hot water had been restored. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.
02/19/20 Heat/hot Water: Entire Building Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development responded to a complaint of no heat or hot water and was advised by a tenant in the building that heat and hot water had been restored. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development responded to a complaint of no heat or hot water and was advised by a tenant in the building that heat and hot water had been restored. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.
01/21/20 Heat/hot Water: Entire Building Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development responded to a complaint of no heat or hot water and was advised by a tenant in the building that heat and hot water had been restored. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development responded to a complaint of no heat or hot water and was advised by a tenant in the building that heat and hot water had been restored. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.
12/26/19 Unsanitary Condition: Pests Non Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. No violations were issued. The complaint has been closed.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. No violations were issued. The complaint has been closed.
12/26/19 Door/window: Window Frame Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. No violations were issued. The complaint has been closed.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. No violations were issued. The complaint has been closed.
12/26/19 Plumbing: Basin/sink Non Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. No violations were issued. The complaint has been closed.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. No violations were issued. The complaint has been closed.
12/05/19 Heat/hot Water: Entire Building Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development responded to a complaint of no heat or hot water and was advised by a tenant in the building that heat and hot water had been restored. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development responded to a complaint of no heat or hot water and was advised by a tenant in the building that heat and hot water had been restored. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.
12/26/19 Heat/hot Water: Entire Building Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. No violations were issued. The complaint has been closed.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. No violations were issued. The complaint has been closed.
12/16/19 Unsanitary Condition: Pests Non Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development contacted an occupant of the apartment and verified that the following conditions were corrected. The complaint has been closed. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development contacted an occupant of the apartment and verified that the following conditions were corrected. The complaint has been closed. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.
12/19/19 Heat/hot Water: Entire Building Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development contacted a tenant in the building and verified that the following conditions were corrected. The complaint has been closed. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development contacted a tenant in the building and verified that the following conditions were corrected. The complaint has been closed. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.
12/20/19 Heat/hot Water: Entire Building Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development contacted a tenant in the building and verified that the following conditions were corrected. The complaint has been closed. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development contacted a tenant in the building and verified that the following conditions were corrected. The complaint has been closed. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.
10/25/19 Unsanitary Condition: Mold Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. No violations were issued. The complaint has been closed.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. No violations were issued. The complaint has been closed.
09/25/19 Water Leak: Slow Leak Non Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development contacted an occupant of the apartment and verified that the following conditions were corrected. The complaint has been closed. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development contacted an occupant of the apartment and verified that the following conditions were corrected. The complaint has been closed. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.

Work Orders (10 found)

Date Created Order Type Description Charge Amount
01/07/10 Handyman apt #22f) at 1st room from north east : replace radiator valve and air valve and re-install radiator.all debris must be removed and disposed appropria $32.41
12/31/09 Handyman adjust boiler to avert scalding hot water to 120 degree (apt #49e). $29.99
09/17/08 Open Market shoring 1. contractor to install two lines of shoring in basement under the flooring of apartment 8j. shoring to $2480
07/30/07 Handyman apartment #24g reinstall one (1) existing window guard and install stops in kitchen. reinstall two (2) existing window guard and install stops in li $548.35
07/11/05 Handyman install one (1) window guard first (1st) floor public hall note: east section under stairs. $41.3
11/20/01 Handyman (apt# 6h) remove f.d.a. gate. install w/guard complete, if f.d.a. gate doesn't need to be remove to install w/c done $0
08/03/01 Open Market as per rc #20010012621 (emsl), perform total lead analysis of 06 dust wipe sample(s) via environmental protection agency (epa) sw8453050-7420 method $21.3
08/02/01 Open Market as per rc #20010012621 (emsl), perform total lead analysis of 16 dust wipe sample(s) via environmental protection agency (epa) sw8453050-7420 method $56.8
07/10/01 Open Market l/l 38 abate: abate as per rc #0018854 . thoroughly remove all lead violations as per new york city health code section 173.14 and as noted in the sco $7064.5
05/02/00 Open Market as per rc #20000018716 (emsl), perform total lead analysis of 05 dust wipe sample(s) via environmental protection agency (epa) sw845-3050-7420 method $17.75

Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings Cases (10 found)

Violation Date Agency Respondent Charge Result Penalty Imposed Status
04/15/09 Fire Department Of Nyc Steb Realty Corp Heating And Refrigerating Equipment And Systems In Violation $975 All Terms Met
10/08/04 Dos - Enforcement Agents 549 Associates Llc Non-recyclables Left In Recycling Container For Collection Written Off $25 All Terms Met
07/17/04 Dos - Enforcement Agents Steb Realty Corporation Dirty Sidewalk Written Off $300 All Terms Met
04/15/04 Sanitation Others Steb Rlty Corp Maintaining Receptacles Written Off $300 All Terms Met
08/02/02 Sanitation Recycling Steb Realty Corp Failure To Properly Put Recyclables Out For Collection Written Off $25 All Terms Met
04/02/02 Dos - Enforcement Agents Steb Rlty Cp Dirty Sidewalk Written Off $300 All Terms Met
06/23/01 Sanitation Others Steb Rlty Corp Spilling From Truck Or Receptacle Written Off $300 All Terms Met
06/23/01 Sanitation Others Steb Rlty Corp Dirty Sidewalk Written Off $300 All Terms Met
06/22/01 Sanitation Recycling Sieb Rlty Corp Maintaining Receptacles Written Off $150 All Terms Met
03/16/01 Fire Department Of Nyc Steb Realty Corp Failed To Obtain Certificate Of Fitness Written Off $1000 All Terms Met

Rodents (29 inspections found)

Date Result Type
09/12/19 Passed Inspection Initial
03/20/19 Passed Inspection Initial
01/17/19 Passed Inspection Initial
11/16/18 Passed Inspection Compliance
09/14/18 Problem Conditions Initial
07/10/18 Passed Inspection Compliance
05/25/18 Active Rat Signs Initial
03/29/18 Active Rat Signs Initial
11/17/17 Passed Inspection Compliance
09/06/17 Active Rat Signs Initial
06/19/17 Problem Conditions Compliance
12/20/16 Active Rat Signs Compliance
11/18/16 Active Rat Signs Initial
10/01/15 Passed Inspection Compliance
09/30/15 Passed Inspection Initial
09/02/15 Problem Conditions Initial
11/25/14 Passed Inspection Initial
07/02/14 Passed Inspection Compliance
07/02/14 Passed Inspection Compliance
06/10/14 Problem Conditions Initial
04/10/14 Active Rat Signs Initial
10/31/13 Passed Inspection Initial
05/15/12 Problem Conditions Initial
04/19/12 Passed Inspection Initial
11/21/11 Active Rat Signs Compliance
10/26/11 Active Rat Signs Initial
02/23/11 Problem Conditions Initial
02/01/10 Passed Inspection Compliance
01/14/10 Problem Conditions Initial

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