Building & Landlord Data for 471 Kingston Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11225

High Risk Building

Apartments at 471 Kingston Ave, Brooklyn are more likely to have maintenance issues than 100% of NYC rentals.

  • 3% chance of no major maintenance issues next year
  • 26% chance of one major maintenance issue next year
  • 70% chance of multiple major maintenance issues next year

Building Information

Total Apartments 54
Registered Rent Stabilized Apartments (2017 tax bills) None
Building Listed as Rent Stabilized by the RGB True
Building Class Elevator Apt; Semi-Fireproof Without Stores
Year Built 1938
Zoning Code R6
Area 55188 sq ft
Stories 6
Tax Abatements None

Landlord Details

Role Name Address
Corporate Owner 560-570 Lefferts Avenue Holdings Llc 500 Frank W. Burr Blvd., Teaneck
Head Officer Adam Mermelstein 500 Frank W. Burr Blvd., Teaneck
Officer Peter Garcia 1600 Sedgwick Ave, Bronx
Agent Peter Garcia 500 Frank W Burr Blvd, Teaneck

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Housing Protection Department Code Violations (10 found)

Date Filed Date Abated Item Category Status
07/25/18 10/04/18 Section 27-2005 Adm Code & 309 M/d Law Abate The Nuisance Consisting Of Discarded Refrigerator With Door Intact At Basement C Violation Closed
05/30/18 10/28/19 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 = 4; Wg To Replace = 0; Wg To Repair = 0; In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 1g, 1st Story, 1st Apartment From South At West C Violation Closed
05/30/18 06/14/18 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Fire Escape Defective. Replace With New The Broken, Defective And/or Missing 5/8 Rung , 16th From Bottom Up , At Drop Ladder , At South/east Stack Building Rear C Violation Closed
05/30/18 06/14/18 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Fire Escape Defective. Replace With New The Broken, Defective And/or Missing Gusset Plate At 2nd Story Balcony , East Corner At North/east Stack Building Front C Violation Closed
03/15/18 04/02/18 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Replace With New The Broken Or Defective Mortise Lock In The Entrance Located At Apt 6g, 6th Story, 1st Apartment From West At North C Violation Closed
02/21/18 03/27/18 Section 27-2056.6 Adm Code - Correct The Lead-based Paint Hazard - Presumed Lead Paint That Is Peeling Or On A Deteriorated Subsurface Using Work Practices Set Forth In 28 Rcny Ï¿½11-06(b)(2) 1st Closet From West At North Wall Door Frame, 2nd Closet From West At North Wall Door Frame, 1st Closet From North At East Wall Door Frame In The Foyer Located At Apt 1g, 1st Story, 2nd Apartment From South At West C Violation Closed
02/07/18 04/23/18 Section 27-2026, 2027 Hmc: Properly Repair The Source And Abate The Evidence Of A Water Leak At Ceiling And North Wall In The Kitchen Located At Apt 2j, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From West At North C Violation Dismissed
02/06/18 04/23/18 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair The Broken Or Defective (stuck In Open Position ) Lower Sash Window In The 1st Room From North At East Located At Apt 6c, 6th Story, 1st Apartment From East At South C Violation Dismissed
09/04/15 10/15/15 Section 27-2043.1 Hmc Install The Missing Or Repair/replace The Defective Window Guard(s) Throughout The Public Areas In Accordance With The Specifications Of The New York City Health Code Section 24 Rcny Chapter 12. At Public Hall, 3rd Story C Violation Closed
11/03/13 01/27/14 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair The Broken Or Defective Spring Balances At Lower Sash At Fire Escape Window Located At Apt 6b, 6th Story, 3rd Apartment From West At North C Violation Dismissed

Environmental Control Board Violations (10 found)

Date Number Respondent Description Status Penalty Balance Due
2018/09/07 35306174J 560-570 Lefferts Ave Hold Failure To Maintain Building In A Code-compliant Manner. No Fire Stopping Per Bc 712.3; 27-345. Noted: Interior Renovation Is Being Performed In Apt 2f, As A Result Several Areas Of Fire Stopping Has Been Remov Resolve $625.00 $.00
2000/04/06 34239453Z Fred & Ivan Leist Special Failure To File A Report Of Compliance With Local Law 16/84 Certifying For The Installation Of Required Fire Protection Systems.remedy:file Report. Resolve $.00 $.00
2009/04/29 38202670L Fred & Ivan Leist Special 98bb5.10h11.16l10.40#10.75i10.34q7.70o2.81m7.68m7.32h10.05k10. 16l10 Bsmt And 3rd Fl Door Checks Defective 16h11 Hatch Door Pivots Worn 34q7 Covers Missing In Hoistway 40#10 Entire Platform And Steps To Machine Resolve $.00 $.00
1996/08/02 34139325X Fred Leist Work Without A Permit Work Noted: Door Openings Created At Cellar Foundation Bearing Walls At East Exit Passageway East And West Side North Section Remedy: Obtain A Permit If Feasible Or Restore The Premises To Resolve $.00 $.00
2018/09/07 35306773L 560-570 Lefferts Ave Hold Electrical Work Without A Permit. Noted: Observed The Installation Of New Electrical Wiring To Switches, Outlets & Lighting Fixtures Etc. This Work Requires A Permit And No Such Permit Was Filed At Time Of Insp Active $400.00 $.00
1995/01/06 38047029Z Leist, Fred 08v,11q,13m,14m,15l,570. Resolve $.00 $.00
2018/09/07 35306224Z 560-570 Lefferts Ave Hold 3303.10 Tenant Protection Plan Not Being Complied With. Noted: Excessive Amount Of Dust And Debris Throughout The 2nd Fl. In Addition To The Removal Of Fire Stopping. Stop Work Order Issued: Allowed Only To Add Resolve $2500.00 $.00
2010/02/02 38208826X Fred Ivan Leist Special I 16j1.16k10.40d6.67m7.16j 3fl Slamming All Rusted Hoistway Side 21k Greenfield To Interlocks Rusted Away Exposed Wires Where Required 36k In Hoistwy 40d Smoke Hole Grates 2 40m Stair Platform Railing 42b Car Doo Resolve $.00 $.00
2000/04/06 34239454K Fred & Ivan Leist Special Failure To Provide Elevator Landing Sign For Elevator Bank On Fl.2-6.failure To Provide 3'high Alphabetic Letter Identifying.1)elevator Bank2)open Stair On Fl.1-6.failure To Provide 3'high Numerical Sign Indica Resolve $.00 $.00
2006/08/18 38161050M Fred & Juan Leist Special 15-i-11/05-j-10/83-l-10/34-p-07/31-h-10/05a-i-11/16-i-11/14-b-11/84-l-10/05-gap Bwt Car Door &return Post Too Big (exceeds Code)/83-car Rideexcessive Vibration @ Flr Stops/05a-replace Glass Indoor/16-replace Resolve $.00 $.00

Department of Buildings Complaints (10 found)

Date Filed Number Category Status
11/15/2018 3675725 ACTIVE
07/02/1996 3048857 CLOSED
12/15/2009 3327507 Elevator-Danger Condition/Shaft Open/Unguarded CLOSED
05/27/2011 3378915 Elevator-Danger Condition/Shaft Open/Unguarded CLOSED
07/22/2006 3197495 Elevator-Danger Condition/Shaft Open/Unguarded CLOSED
09/06/2018 3666076 CLOSED
08/20/2009 3316133 Elevator-Danger Condition/Shaft Open/Unguarded CLOSED
04/08/2005 3154118 Elevator-Danger Condition/Shaft Open/Unguarded CLOSED
10/06/2017 3622565 Elevator-Danger Condition/Shaft Open/Unguarded CLOSED
03/31/2009 3299926 Elevator-Danger Condition/Shaft Open/Unguarded CLOSED

311 Housing Complaints (13 found)

Date Category Type Status
09/12/15 Paint/plaster: Ceiling 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.
09/12/15 Water Leak: Damp Spot 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.
09/12/15 Unsanitary Condition: Pests 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.
11/13/15 Heat/hot Water: Apartment Only Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to your apartment or others in the building to inspect for a lack of heat or hot water. The complaint has been closed. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to your apartment or others in the building to inspect for a lack of heat or hot water. The complaint has been closed. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.
11/10/14 Heat/hot Water: Apartment Only 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.
04/05/16 Plumbing: Basin/sink 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.
05/07/16 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.
03/29/17 General: Bell/buzzer/intercom 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.
04/29/17 Unsanitary Condition: Garbage/recycling Storage 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.
04/29/17 Unsanitary Condition: Garbage/recycling Storage 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.
04/29/17 Unsanitary Condition: Garbage/recycling Storage 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.
05/23/17 Heat/hot Water: Apartment Only 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.
04/09/18 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.

Work Orders (10 found)

Date Created Order Type Description Charge Amount
06/23/20 Open Market nyc hpd emergency operations division ? ? essential service work ? at public hall: one (1) door properly replace door hinge?s, located at roof b $165
11/08/19 Handyman window guards for public area only window guards for public area only: as per requirement of h.p.d. window guard program and in accordance with t $32.32
04/03/19 Open Market all work to be done under new york state department of labor and all applicable rules regulations dep notification required location: bathroom. aba $1400
08/18/18 Open Market as per requirement contract #20190003302 with h.p.d. and in accordance with the new york city health code section 24 rcny chapter 12. at apt#: 1g, $50
07/13/18 Handyman as per requirement of h.p.d. window guard program and in accordance with the new york city health code section 24 rcny chapter 12. at entire apt#: $20.77
05/04/18 Open Market perform total lead analysis of 08 dust wipe sample(s) via environmental protection agency (epa) sw8453050-7000b method utilizing flame atomic absorpti $32
04/02/18 Open Market at building front ----- at fire escape install a new gusset plate, north east corner at 2nd story balcony east stack at bldg front and return fir $749
07/13/04 Handyman (apt. #5j) install (4) window guards complete at bedroom #1 (2), bathroom (1) and kitchen (1). reinstall (2) window guards with 1-way screws and sto $0
05/26/04 Handyman (apt. #1j) install (5) window guards complete, (1) at bathroom, (1) at right bedroom, (1) at left bedroom and (2) livingroom. remove all work relate $41.3
05/25/04 Handyman supply and install approved window guard at 1st floor public hallway window. note: contractor must sign and return with bids. contractor must cont $0

Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings Cases (10 found)

Violation Date Agency Respondent Charge Result Penalty Imposed Status
02/25/20 Dept. Of Buildings C O Treetop Devel560-570 Lefferts Avenue Holdin Fail Maintain Bldg In Compliant Manner: Service Equipment - Boiler In Violation $625 All Terms Met
04/30/12 Dept. Of Buildings Fred Ivan Leist Special Ii Miscellaneous Violations Dismissed $ All Terms Met
04/19/12 Fire Department Of Nyc Fred Leist General Maintenance In Violation $ All Terms Met
12/05/11 Dept Of Transportation Citywide Container Serv Corp Commercial Refuse Container Stored On The Street W/o A Permit In Violation $750 All Terms Met
02/02/10 Dept. Of Buildings Fred Ivan Leist Special Ii Fail Maintain Bldg In Compliant Manner: Service Equipment In Violation $ All Terms Met
04/29/09 Dept. Of Buildings Fred Ivan Leist Special Ii Fail Maintain Bldg In Compliant Manner: Service Equipment In Violation $ All Terms Met
02/14/09 Sanitation Others Fred Ivan Leist Special Ii Failure To Properly Put Recyclables Out For Collection $25 All Terms Met
12/10/08 Sanitation Others F I Leist Spec Ii Storage Of Receptacles $100 All Terms Met
08/06/08 Sanitation Others Fred Ivan Leist Special Llc Storage Of Receptacles $100 All Terms Met
04/06/00 Dept. Of Buildings Fred Ivan Leist Special Inc. Failure To File A Report Of Compliance With Local Law 16 84. In Violation $ All Terms Met

Rodents (3 inspections found)

Date Result Type
03/14/19 Passed Initial
09/04/18 Passed Compliance
08/03/18 Rat Activity Initial

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