Building & Landlord Data for 234 4th Ave, Brooklyn, NY

Renter Risk Rating
91%

91% chance of no major maintenance issues next year

Low Risk Building

No major maintenance issues predicted.

Apartments at 234 4th Ave, Brooklyn are more likely to have maintenance issues than 77% of NYC rentals.

Building Overview
Source: HPD & RGB
Total units 6
Year built 1920
Rent Stabilized Units None
Floors 4
Tax Abatements None
Building Class Old Law Tenement

Code Violations

Class B
18
Class C
18

Complaints

311 complaints
81

Rodents

Rats/problems
0

Ownership & Management

Registration valid until 09/01/2021
Role Name Address
Corporate Owner Hsj4 Holdings Llc 1706 Astor Avenue, Bronx NY 10469
Head Officer S Tsang 1706 Astor Avenue, Bronx NY 10469
Agent S Tsang 1706 Astor Avenue, Bronx NY 10469

Building records

Source: HPD
Date Filed Date Abated Item Category Status
06/02/21 Hmc Adm Code: Ï¿½ 27-2017.4 Abate The Infestation Consisting Of Mice In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2l, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From East At South C Notice Of Issuance Sent To Tenant
06/02/21 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair With Similar Material The Broken Or Defective Vinyl Tiles At Floor In The Kitchen Located At Apt 2l, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From East At South A Nov Sent Out
06/02/21 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Refit Door At Entrance In The 1st Room From East Located At Apt 2l, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From East At South A Nov Sent Out
06/02/21 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair With Similar Material The Broken Or Defective Vinyl Tiles At Floor In The 1st Room From East At South Located At Apt 2l, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From East At South A Nov Sent Out
06/02/21 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Repair The Broken Or Defective Plastered Surfaces And Paint In A Uniform Color The Ceiling In The Kitchen Located At Apt 2l, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From East At South A Nov Sent Out
06/02/21 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair With Similar Material The Broken Or Defective Wooden Floor In The 2nd Room From East Located At Apt 2l, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From East At South A Nov Sent Out
06/02/21 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Refit Door At Entrance In The 2nd Room From East Located At Apt 2l, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From East At South A Nov Sent Out
06/02/21 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Refit Closet Door At South Wall In The 2nd Room From East Located At Apt 2l, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From East At South A Nov Sent Out
06/02/21 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Secure The Loose Knob At Door At Closet In The 2nd Room From East Located At Apt 2l, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From East At South A Nov Sent Out
05/02/21 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code Remove All Encumbrances Consisting Of Household Items At Public Hall, 1st Story B Not Complied With
04/12/21 05/10/21 Section 27-2005 Adm Code & 309 M/d Law Abate The Nuisance Consisting Of Refrigerator With Door Intact At Public Hall, 1st Story C Violation Closed
09/27/20 12/21/20 Section 27-2033 Adm Code Provide Ready Access To Buildings Heating System Locked Door At Basement C Violation Dismissed
04/09/20 08/24/20 Section 27-2011 Adm Code Cleanse To The Satisfaction Of This Department The Visible Mold At Caulking Around Bathtub Surface At South And West Walls In The Bathroom Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
04/09/20 08/24/20 Section 27-2011 Adm Code Cleanse To The Satisfaction Of This Department The Ceramic Tiles With Grouted Joints Of Visible Mold At South And West Walls In The Bathroom Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
04/09/20 06/15/20 Hmc Adm Code: Ï¿½ 27-2017.4 Abate The Infestation Consisting Of Roaches In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North C Violation Closed
04/09/20 07/29/20 Section 27-2046.1 Hmc: Repair Or Replace The Carbon Monoxide Detecting Device(s). Missing In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North B Violation Dismissed
04/09/20 07/29/20 Section 27-2045 Adm Code Repair Or Replace The Smoke Detector Missing In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North B Violation Dismissed
03/09/20 Hmc Adm Code: Ï¿½ 27-2017.4 Abate The Infestation Consisting Of Roaches In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North C Invalid Certification
03/09/20 04/30/20 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code Arrange And Make Self-closing The Doors In The Entrance Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North C Violation Closed
03/06/20 08/24/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Secure The Loose Escutcheon Plate At Heat Riser In The 1st Room From East Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
03/06/20 08/24/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Replace With New The Missing Escutcheon Plate At Heat Riser In The 2nd Room From East Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
03/06/20 08/24/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Replace With New The Missing Escutcheon Plate At Heat Riser In The Bathroom Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
03/06/20 08/24/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Replace With New The Missing Escutcheon Plate At Heat Riser In The 3rd Room From East Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
03/06/20 04/03/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Fire Escape Defective. Adjust The Dropladder So That It Will Slide Easily In The Guide Rods At Building Rear C Violation Closed
03/06/20 07/22/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Repair The Broken Or Defective Plastered Surfaces And Paint In A Uniform Color At Ceiling In The 1st Room From East Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
03/06/20 07/22/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Repair The Broken Or Defective Plastered Surfaces And Paint In A Uniform Color At Ceiling In The Bathroom Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
03/06/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Repair The Broken Or Defective Plastered Surfaces And Paint In A Uniform Color At Ceiling In The Kitchen Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North B Invalid Certification
02/20/20 05/15/20 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code Arrange And Make Self-closing The Doors ... In The Entrance Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North C Violation Dismissed
02/20/20 03/11/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code & 309 M/d Law Abate The Nuisance Consisting Of Broken Plexy-glass Panel At The Building Entrance Door At Front Areaway C Violation Closed
02/20/20 05/13/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair The Broken Or Defective Wood Base At The Base Cabinet Below The Sink In The Kitchen Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North B Violation Dismissed
02/10/20 03/11/20 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code Arrange And Make Self-closing The Doors At Building Entrance C Violation Closed
02/06/20 02/28/20 Section 27-2031 Adm Code Provide Hot Water At All Hot Water Fixtures In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North C Violation Closed
02/06/20 02/28/20 Section 27-2029 Adm Code Provide An Adequate Supply Of Heat For The Apartment In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North C Violation Closed
01/30/20 03/08/20 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code Arrange And Make Self-closing The Doors In The Entrance Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North C Violation Closed
01/30/20 02/21/20 Section 27-2029 Adm Code Provide An Adequate Supply Of Heat For The Apartment In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North C Violation Closed
01/30/20 03/10/20 Section 27-2017.3 Hmc: Trace And Repair The Source And Abate The Visible Mold Condition... Approx, 3 Sq. Ft. At North Wall Window In The Bathroom Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Closed
01/30/20 05/11/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair With Similar Material The Broken Or Defective Wood Base Cabinet Under The Sink At West Wall In The Kitchen Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North B Violation Dismissed
01/30/20 05/11/20 Section 27-2045 Adm Code Repair Or Replace The Smoke Detector Defective Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North B Violation Dismissed
01/30/20 05/11/20 Section 27-2046.1 Hmc: Repair Or Replace The Carbon Monoxide Detecting Device(s). Defective Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North B Violation Dismissed
01/30/20 Hmc Adm Code: Ï¿½ 27-2017.4 Abate The Infestation Consisting Of Roaches In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North C Not Complied With
01/30/20 03/08/20 Hmc Adm Code: Ï¿½ 27-2017.4 Abate The Infestation Consisting Of Mice In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North C Violation Closed
01/30/20 04/13/20 Section 27-2104 Adm Code Post And Maintain A Proper Sign On Wall Of Entrance Story Showing The Registration Number Assigned By The Department And The Address Of The Building. At Public Hall, 1st Story A Violation Closed
01/30/20 05/11/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code & 309 M/d Law Abate The Nuisance Consisting Of Plexiglass Installed At Building Entrance Door At Public Hall, 1st Story B Violation Dismissed
01/30/20 05/11/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Replace With New The Missing Glass Panel At Building Entrance Door At Public Hall, 1st Story B Violation Dismissed
01/30/20 04/13/20 Section 27-2011 Adm Code Cleanse To The Satisfaction Of This Department The All Rooms In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
01/14/20 04/13/20 Section 27-2021 Adm Code Provide Place Within The Building For The Storage Of Waste Receptacles And Disinfect Same Regularly. A Violation Dismissed
01/14/20 04/13/20 Section 27-2022 Adm Code Post A Sign Indicating Hours Of Collection And Method Of Collection Of Waste Material Where Dumbwaiter Service Is Not Provided. A Violation Dismissed
01/14/20 04/13/20 Section 27-2021 Adm Code Provide Sufficient, Proper And Separate Metal Receptacles For The Deposit Of Garbage, Rubbish And Other Waste Material And Arrange For Collection And Disposal Of Such Material. B Violation Dismissed
01/14/20 04/13/20 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code Remove All Encumbrances Consisting Of Garbage/recycling Storage Plastic Bin, Paint Cans And Household Items Located At Public Hall, 4th Story B Violation Dismissed
09/18/19 01/21/20 Section 27-2005 Hmc: Post, In A Form Approved By The Commissioner, And Maintain A Notice In A Common Area Of The Building Regarding The Procedures That Should Be Followed When A Gas Leak Is Suspected A Violation Dismissed
06/20/19 09/19/19 Section 329, M/d Law And Dept. Rules And Regs. Provide A Completed Certificate Of Inspection Visits In A Proper Frame At Or Near Mailboxes, Bottom Edge Of Frame Between 48-62 Inches Above Floor Missing At Public Hall, 1st Story A Violation Closed
06/20/19 Section 27-2033 Adm Code Post Notice, In Form Approved By The Department, Stating The Name And Location Of The Person Designated By The Owner To Have Key To Buildings Heating System Missing At Public Hall, 1st Story C Invalid Certification
06/20/19 09/19/19 Section 27-2045 Adm Code Post A Proper Notice Of Smoke Detector Requirements, In A Form Approved By The Commissioner, At Or Near The Mail Box Missing At Public Hall, 1st Story A Violation Closed
06/20/19 09/19/19 Section 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 Story A Violation Closed
06/20/19 09/19/19 Section 27-2046.1 Hmc: Post A Proper Notice Of Carbon Monoxide Detecting Device Requirements, In A Form Approved By The Commissioner, In A Common Area Of A Class A Multiple Dwelling Near Inspection Certificate Or Provide Notice To Tenants In A Private Dwelling. At Public Hall, 1st Story A Violation Closed
11/15/17 12/12/17 Section27-2107 Adm Code Owner Failed To File A Valid Registration Statement With The Department As Required By Adm Code Ï¿½27-2097 And Is Therefore Subject To Civil Penalties, Prohibited From Certifying Violations, And Denied The Right To Recover Possession Of Premises For Nonpayment Of Rent Until A Valid Registration Statement Is Filed. I Violation Dismissed
04/16/17 Section 27-2040 Adm Code Provide Adequate Lighting At Or Near The Outside Of The Front Entranceway Of The Building And Keep Same Burning From Sunset Every Day To Sunrise On The Day Following A Minimum Of 100 Watts Of Incandescent Light Required. (light Fixture Present) B Not Complied With
11/01/16 11/03/16 Section27-2107 Adm Code Owner Failed To File A Valid Registration Statement With The Department As Required By Adm Code ''27-2097 And Is Therefore Subject To Civil Penalties, Prohibited From Certifying Violations, And Denied The Right To Recover Possession Of Premises For Nonpayment Of Rent Until A Valid Registration Statement Is Filed. I Violation Dismissed
02/05/15 09/09/15 Section27-2107 Adm Code Owner Failed To File A Valid Registration Statement With The Department As Required By Adm Code ''27-2097 And Is Therefore Subject To Civil Penalties, Prohibited From Certifying Violations, And Denied The Right To Recover Possession Of Premises For Nonpayment Of Rent Until A Valid Registration Statement Is Filed. I Violation Dismissed
02/01/14 08/21/14 Section 27-2005 Hmc:trace And Repair The Source And Abate The Nuisance Consisting Of Mold ... Approximately 25 Sq Feet At The North Wall And Floor At Public Hall, 2nd Story C Violation Closed
02/01/14 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair The Broken Or Defective Bell Buzzer Return System From Building Entrance To Unit Located At Apt 3r, 2nd Story B Nov Sent Out
02/01/14 Section 27-2010, 2011, 2012 Adm Code Remove The Accumulation Of Refuse And/or Rubbish And Maintain In A Clean Condition The Floors At All Stories All Public Halls B Nov Sent Out
12/23/13 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair The Broken Or Defective Bell-buzzer Intercom System In The Foyer Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North B Nov Sent Out
12/23/13 06/25/14 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Refit All Doors In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
12/23/13 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code Arrange And Make Self-closing The Doors ... In The Entrance Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North B Nov Sent Out
07/28/13 Section 27-2040 Adm Code Provide Adequate Lighting At Or Near The Outside Of The Front Entranceway Of The Building And Keep Same Burning From Sunset Every Day To Sunrise On The Day Following 100 Watts Minimum Required , Light Fixture Present B Nov Sent Out
Date Number Respondent Description Status Penalty Balance Due
1999/09/09 32018068K Owner Of 234 4th Ave 32a 49 (49)manual Reset Prestrol Must Be Installed On Separate Connection, Steam Guage Needs Pigtail Sighon, Backflow Preventor Needs Discharge Pipe On Blow Off,must Install Spill Switch. Resolve $2500.00 $.00
1991/01/09 32007642M Ted Singes 3a,3b,49,20b. Hot Water Heated Tank Need To Be Vented To Chimney Direct Oil Burner. (2) Boiler Need To Be Over Halled Excessive Smoke- Flue Pipe Need To Be Replaced Corrded. Resolve $.00 $.00
1992/03/09 34069414R Bournakis Peter Work Without A Permit Work Noted:construction Of A Concrete Block Footing Approx. 10 X 20 North Rear Of Yard. Remedy: Stop Work And Obtain A Permit. Resolve $.00 $.00
1991/01/09 32007643Y Ted Singes 3b,3a. Fumes, Harzardous Boiler Sealed. Resolve $.00 $.00
2010/11/06 34881851M Ghee Y Tsang Failure To Maintain Exterior Building Walls. Noted: At Front Brick Wall Between 2nd & 3rd Fl Multi Cracks. At Left & Right Side Of The Building Stucco (bolging) Out,pieces Of Stucco & Brick Loosed & Hanging At Resolve $250.00 $.00
1998/07/28 34182396R Dssr Realty Corp Failure To Maintain Building. Defect Are: At North Side Wall. Spallingstucco & Pop-offs From Brick Falling To Vacant Lot Below. Bricks Missing Various Locations. Remedy: Obtain Permit. Make All Repairs. Resolve $2500.00 $.00
1993/08/20 34096469H Bournakis, Peter New Ansil System Rear Of Store Fixture Removed Front & Relocated Rear Of Store. New Gas Lines. Plumbing Work Without A Permit Remedy: Obtaina Permit If Feasible Or Restore To Prior Legal Condition. Resolve $1000.00 $.00
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