Building & Landlord Data for 255 Albany Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11213

High Risk Building

Apartments at 255 Albany Ave, Brooklyn are more likely to have maintenance issues than 88% of NYC rentals.

  • 20% chance of no major maintenance issues next year
  • 50% chance of one major maintenance issue next year
  • 29% chance of multiple major maintenance issues next year

Building Information

Total Apartments 8
Registered Rent Stabilized Apartments (2017 tax bills) None
Building Listed as Rent Stabilized by the RGB True
Building Class Over Six Families Without Stores
Year Built 1913
Zoning Code R6
Area 10800 sq ft
Stories 4
Tax Abatements None

Landlord Details

Role Name Address
Corporate Owner Shane Realty Associates 535 East 19Th, Brooklyn
Head Officer Ralph Lewis 535 East 19Th, Brooklyn
Agent Damien Lewis 535 East 19Th, Brooklyn

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Housing Protection Department Code Violations (9 found)

Date Filed Date Abated Item Category Status
04/08/20 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code Remove All Encumbrances Consisting Of Household Items At Public Hall Stairs, 4th Story B Nov Sent Out
11/15/16 02/08/17 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
07/13/16 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Refit All (7) Upper And Lower Window Sashes In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt C1, 3rd Story, 1st Apartment From South At West A Not Complied With
07/13/16 04/07/17 Section 27-2045 Adm Code Repair Or Replace The Smoke Detector Missing. In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt C1, 3rd Story, 1st Apartment From South At West B Violation Closed
07/13/16 04/07/17 Section 27-2046.1, 2046.2 Hmc: Provide An Approved And Operational Carbon Monoxide Detecting Device, Installed In Accordance With Applicable Law And Rules. In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt C1, 3rd Story, 1st Apartment From South At West B Violation Closed
07/13/16 04/07/17 Section 27-2037, 2038 Hmc: Provide A Safe And Adequate Supply Of Electric Service To The Fixtures Outlet- At South Wall. In The Bathroom Located At Apt C1, 3rd Story, 1st Apartment From South At West B Violation Closed
07/13/16 04/07/17 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code Remove All Encumbrances Consisting Of Refrigerator With Door Intact. At Public Hall, 1st Story B Violation Closed
02/24/15 03/23/15 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
10/05/13 04/12/17 Section 27-2005 Hmc:trace And Repair The Source And Abate The Nuisance Consisting Of Mold ... At Ceiling. North Wall And East Wall In The Bathroom Located At Apt C3, 3rd Story, 1st Apartment From North At East B Violation Closed

Environmental Control Board Violations (4 found)

Date Number Respondent Description Status Penalty Balance Due
2009/07/16 34790427J To The Owner Of 255 Alban Failure To Maintain Bldg Interior. Upon Inspection At The Above Address 4 Stories Occupied Residential Bldg 4th Flr Window Next To Stairwelltowards Bulkhead Door Remained Wide Open. No Window Guard Is In Place Resolve $500.00 $.00
2009/07/16 34790425X To The Owner Of 255 Alban Exit Doorr Not Self-closing. Failure To Provide Required Self-closers Or Automatic Closers On Required Fire Door. Upon Inspection At The Above Address 4 Stories Bldg Occupied. W/bulkhead Door Remains Wide Open Resolve $500.00 $.00
1998/03/26 34171518M Shane Realty Assoc Failure To Maintain Exterior Building Defect Is Roof Leaks Water Into Apt 3d In Various Areas Of Apt. Remedy Make All Neccessary Repairs In A Safe Manner Obtain Permits And Approvals According To Dob Regulation Resolve $180.00 $.00
2009/07/16 34783524X To The Owner Of 255 Alban Failure To Institute/maintain Safety Equipment Measures Or Temporary Construction - No Handrails Upon Inspection At The Above Address 4 Stories Residential Fully Occupied No Handrails From 4th Flr Towards The Resolve $100.00 $.00

Department of Buildings Complaints (6 found)

Date Filed Number Category Status
09/18/2009 3318949 Certificate of Occupancy – None/Illegal/Contrary to Co CLOSED
09/18/2009 3318933 Certificate of Occupancy – None/Illegal/Contrary to Co CLOSED
07/31/2009 3313934 Certificate of Occupancy – None/Illegal/Contrary to Co CLOSED
07/17/2009 3312246 Demolition-Unsafe/Illegal/Mechanical Demo CLOSED
10/08/1997 3059154 Failure to Maintain CLOSED
05/05/1993 3028714 CLOSED

311 Housing Complaints (6 found)

Date Category Type Status
09/10/20 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.
09/10/20 General: Cabinet 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.
09/10/20 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.
04/08/20 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.
03/15/16 Water Leak: Slow Leak 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.
07/15/16 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.

Work Orders (3 found)

Date Created Order Type Description Charge Amount
08/18/11 Open Market apt 2: trace and repair the concealed water leak coming down at the bathroom ceiling. ''remove all work related debris''. contractor must sign $695
06/25/07 Handyman apt b1) at rooms : remove, supply and install (4) window guards, and at bedroom and living room. ''remove all work related debris''. $133.15
03/19/03 Handyman p/a: remove lock from bulkhead door. $119.83

Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings Cases (10 found)

Violation Date Agency Respondent Charge Result Penalty Imposed Status
06/14/20 Sanitation Others Lewishelen Uncovered Receptacles 1st Offense Defaulted $300 Penalty Due
04/11/12 Dos - Enforcement Agents Shane Realty Assocs Storage Of Receptacles Written Off $300 All Terms Met
09/17/11 Dos - Enforcement Agents Shane Realty Assocs Recyclables Placed For Collection With Non-recyc 9+ Dwelling Units Written Off $100 All Terms Met
12/17/10 Dos - Enforcement Agents Shane Realty Assocs Storage Of Receptacles Written Off $300 All Terms Met
12/20/03 Dos - Enforcement Agents Ralphlewis Failure To Post Notices/inform About Recycling Written Off $25 All Terms Met
09/09/02 Sanitation Recycling Ralphlewis Dirty Sidewalk Written Off $300 All Terms Met
06/24/02 Sanitation Recycling Shane Rlty Assoc Failure To Post Notices Inform About Recycling Written Off $25 All Terms Met
08/20/01 Dos - Enforcement Agents Shane Rlty Assoc Dirty Sidewalk Written Off $300 All Terms Met
04/09/01 Dos - Enforcement Agents Shane Rlty Assoc Dirty Sidewalk Written Off $300 All Terms Met
08/11/00 Sanitation Recycling Shane Realty Assoc Dirty Sidewalk Written Off $300 All Terms Met

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