Building & Landlord Data for 655 56th St, Brooklyn, NY 11220

High Risk Building

Apartments at 655 56th St, Brooklyn are more likely to have maintenance issues than 81% of NYC rentals.

  • 59% chance of no major maintenance issues next year
  • 23% chance of one major maintenance issue next year
  • 18% chance of multiple major maintenance issues next year

Building Information

Total Apartments 6
Registered Rent Stabilized Apartments (2017 tax bills) None
Building Listed as Rent Stabilized by the RGB True
Building Class Five To Six Families
Year Built 1924
Zoning Code R6B
Area 4680 sq ft
Stories 3
Tax Abatements None

Landlord Details

Role Name Address
Corporate Owner Lucky Big Family Inc 126 Ludlow Street, New York
Head Officer Mei Chan 126 Ludlow Street, New York
Agent Mei Chan 126 Ludlow Street, New York

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Housing Protection Department Code Violations (10 found)

Date Filed Date Abated Item Category Status
07/14/15 Section 27-2043.1 Hmc Install The Missing Or Repair/replace The Defective Window Guard(s) In Accordance With The Specifications Of The New York City Health Code Section 24 Rcny Chapter 12. Wg To Install = 2; Wg To Replace = 0; Wg To Repair = 3; No Stops, No One Way Screws Located At Apt R2, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North C Nov Sent Out
07/14/15 11/12/15 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Paint Metal In Accordance With Dept. Regulation The 1st Riser From South At West Wall In The Kitchen Located At Apt R2, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
07/14/15 11/12/15 Section 27-2013 Adm Code Paint With Light Colored Paint To The Satisfaction Of This Department The 1st Door Frame From North At East Wall, 1st Window Frame From South At West Wall In The Kitchen Located At Apt R2, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
07/14/15 11/12/15 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Repair The Broken Or Defective Plastered Surfaces And Paint In A Uniform Color The South Wall, East Wall In The Kitchen Located At Apt R2, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
07/14/15 11/12/15 Section 27-2013 Adm Code Paint With Light Colored Paint To The Satisfaction Of This Department The 1st Door Frame From East At South Wall, Baseboard At South Wall, Baseboard At North Wall, 1st Window Frame From West At North Wall, 2nd Window Frame From West At North Wall In The 1st Room From North At East Located At Apt R2, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
07/14/15 11/12/15 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Repair The Broken Or Defective Plastered Surfaces And Paint In A Uniform Color The Ceiling In The 1st Room From North At East Located At Apt R2, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
07/14/15 11/12/15 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Repair The Broken Or Defective Plastered Surfaces And Paint In A Uniform Color The Ceiling In The Foyer Located At Apt R2, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
07/14/15 11/12/15 Section 27-2013 Adm Code Paint With Light Colored Paint To The Satisfaction Of This Department The 1st Door Frame From North At East Wall, 1st Door From North At East Wall, 1st Closet From North At East Wall Door Frame, 1st Window Frame From East At South Wall In The 2nd Room From North At West Located At Apt R2, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
07/14/15 11/12/15 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Repair The Broken Or Defective Plastered Surfaces And Paint In A Uniform Color The Ceiling In The 2nd Room From North At West Located At Apt R2, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed
12/11/13 07/28/15 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 Violation Closed

Environmental Control Board Violations (0 found)

Department of Buildings Complaints (2 found)

Date Filed Number Category Status
01/05/2017 3587422 Illegal Conversion CLOSED
05/11/1998 3063473 CLOSED

311 Housing Complaints (19 found)

Date Category Type Status
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.
04/02/19 Flooring/stairs: Floor Non Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. Violations were issued. Information about specific violations is available at www.nyc.gov/hpd.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. Violations were issued. Information about specific violations is available at www.nyc.gov/hpd.
04/02/19 Flooring/stairs: Floor Non Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. Violations were previously issued for these conditions. Information about specific violations is available at www.nyc.gov/hpd.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. Violations were previously issued for these conditions. Information about specific violations is available at www.nyc.gov/hpd.
04/02/19 Door/window: Door Frame Non Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. Violations were issued. Information about specific violations is available at www.nyc.gov/hpd.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. Violations were issued. Information about specific violations is available at www.nyc.gov/hpd.
04/02/19 General: Ventilation System 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.
04/02/19 General: Ventilation System 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.
04/02/19 Paint/plaster: Wall Non Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. Violations were issued. Information about specific violations is available at www.nyc.gov/hpd.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. Violations were issued. Information about specific violations is available at www.nyc.gov/hpd.
01/23/18 Heat/hot Water: Entire Building 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.
01/04/17 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.
01/08/17 Heat/hot Water: Apartment Only 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.
07/15/15 Paint/plaster: Ceiling Non Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. Violations were issued. Information about specific violations is available at www.nyc.gov/hpd.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. Violations were issued. Information about specific violations is available at www.nyc.gov/hpd.
07/15/15 General: Ventilation System 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.
08/30/15 Paint/plaster: Ceiling 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.
08/30/15 Paint/plaster: Wall 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.
08/30/15 Paint/plaster: Ceiling 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.
10/29/15 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.
02/09/17 Plumbing: Bathtub/shower 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.
12/14/15 Door/window: Door Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to inspect the conditions. If the conditions still exist and an inspection is required, please contact the borough office with your complaint number at: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to inspect the conditions. If the conditions still exist and an inspection is required, please contact the borough office with your complaint number at
12/14/15 Unsanitary Condition: Pests Non Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to inspect the conditions. If the conditions still exist and an inspection is required, please contact the borough office with your complaint number at: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to inspect the conditions. If the conditions still exist and an inspection is required, please contact the borough office with your complaint number at

Work Orders (5 found)

Date Created Order Type Description Charge Amount
06/25/19 Open Market window guard replacement/repair: window as per requirement of h.p.d. window guard program and in accordance with the new york city health code sec $0
05/20/19 Open Market window guard replacement/repair: as per requirement of h.p.d. window guard program and in accordance with the new york city health code section 24 $240
08/31/15 Open Market r/c 20141419802 apt r2: as per the requirement contract with hpd, provide and install 2 window guards and repair 3 throughout apartment. remove $50
05/30/12 Open Market perform total lead analysis of 16 dust wipe sample(s) via environmental protection agency (epa) sw8453050-7420 method utilizing flame atomic absorptio $68
05/02/12 Open Market as per hpd's lead abatement requirement contracts and attached scope of work thoroughly remove all lead violations as per new york city administrative $5522

Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings Cases (10 found)

Violation Date Agency Respondent Charge Result Penalty Imposed Status
01/24/20 Sanitation Police Lucky Big Family Inc Improper Misused Curbside Recycling Container 1 To 8 Dwelling Units $25 All Terms Met
07/02/08 Dos - Enforcement Agents Lucky Big Family Inc Recyclables Placed For Collection With Non-recyclables $25 All Terms Met
04/03/04 $25
08/02/02 Dos - Enforcement Agents Mary Tuyet Mai Maintaining Receptacles Written Off $150 All Terms Met
05/17/02 Dos - Enforcement Agents Thaiphan Hung Loose Rubbish Written Off $150 All Terms Met
03/23/02 Sanitation Others Hung Thai Phan Failure To Post Notices Inform About Recycling Written Off $25 All Terms Met
07/11/01 Sanitation Others Hung Thai Phan Failure To Properly Put Recyclables Out For Collection Written Off $25 All Terms Met
07/02/01 Sanitation Police Phanhung Thai Dirty Sidewalk Written Off $300 All Terms Met
06/01/01 Sanitation Recycling Phanhung Thia Dirty Sidewalk Written Off $300 All Terms Met
05/25/01 Sanitation Recycling Thai Phanhung Dirty Sidewalk Written Off $300 All Terms Met

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