Building & Landlord Data for 227 Malcolm X Blvd, Brooklyn, NY 11221

High Risk Building

Apartments at 227 Malcolm X Blvd, Brooklyn are more likely to have maintenance issues than 71% of NYC rentals.

  • 66% chance of no major maintenance issues next year
  • 20% chance of one major maintenance issue next year
  • 14% chance of multiple major maintenance issues next year

Building Information

Total Apartments 4
Registered Rent Stabilized Apartments (2017 tax bills) None
Building Listed as Rent Stabilized by the RGB False
Building Class Primarily 4 Family With 1 Store Or Office
Year Built 1910
Zoning Code R6A
Area 4983 sq ft
Stories 4
Tax Abatements None

Landlord Details

Role Name Address
Corporate Owner Chauncey Capital Llc 232 Broadway, Brooklyn
Head Officer Benzion Reifer 232 Broadway, Brooklyn
Shareholder Benzion Reifer 232 Broadway, Brooklyn
Agent Benzion Reifer 232 Broadway, Brooklyn

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Housing Protection Department Code Violations (10 found)

Date Filed Date Abated Item Category Status
07/23/14 09/19/14 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 Dismissed
04/11/13 02/11/15 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Repair The Broken Or Defective Plastered Surfaces And Paint In A Uniform Color Ceiling In The Kitchen Located At Apt 2, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From South At West B Violation Dismissed
04/11/13 02/11/15 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Repair The Broken Or Defective Plastered Surfaces And Paint In A Uniform Color Ceiling In The Bathroom Located At Apt 2, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From South At West B Violation Dismissed
08/22/12 02/11/15 Section 27-2026, 2027 Hmc: Properly Repair The Source And Abate The Evidence Of A Water Leak At Ceiling In The 3rd Room From East Located At Apt 1fl, 1st Story, 1st Apartment From West At North B Violation Dismissed
08/22/12 02/11/15 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair The Broken Or Defective And Or Inoperative Heavy-duty Lock On Door From Street To Vestibule At Public Hall, 1st Story B Violation Dismissed
08/22/12 02/11/15 Section 27-2026 Adm Code Repair The Leaky And/or Defective Faucets At Washbasin In The Bathroom Located At Apt 1fl, 1st Story, 1st Apartment From West At North B Violation Dismissed
08/22/12 02/11/15 Section 27-2010, 2011, 2012 Adm Code Remove The Accumulation Of Refuse And/or Rubbish And Maintain In A Clean Condition The Rear East Yard A Violation Dismissed
08/22/12 02/11/15 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair With Similar Material The Broken Or Defective Fire Retardant Material On Walls And Ceiling At Public Hall, 1st Story B Violation Dismissed
08/22/12 02/11/15 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code Fire Egress Defective. Remove Obstructing Bars Or Unlawful Gates From At Least 1 Window Or Provide Approved Type Gate Readily Accessible To Occupant Located At Apt 1fl, 1st Story, 1st Apartment From West At North B Violation Dismissed
08/22/12 02/11/15 Section 27-2013 Adm Code Paint With Light Colored Paint To The Satisfaction Of This Department All Peeling Paint Surfaces In The 2nd Room From East, The 3rd Room From East, The Bathroom , The Kitchenette Located At Apt 1fl, 1st Story, 1st Apartment From West At North A Violation Dismissed

Environmental Control Board Violations (10 found)

Date Number Respondent Description Status Penalty Balance Due
2005/10/28 34497236Y Fowles Natale Failure To Maintain Exterior Building Wall- Hazardous. Defect Noted: Rear Exterior Brick Wall Is Cracked, With Vertical/horizontal Cracks, At Various Locations Of Wall, With Sections Of Wall Bulging, And Mortar Resolve $2500.00 $.00
2010/06/14 34856450R G Cantave Failure To Correct Conditions Cited In Nov 346885264 For Work Done W/o A Permit. Remedy: Correct Conditions(s) Cited. Resolve $.00 $.00
2010/06/14 34863349H Gregory Cantave Failure To Correct Conditions Cited In Nov#34688526y For Work Done W/o A Permit.remedy:correct Condition(s) Cited In 34688526y. Resolve $.00 $.00
2008/04/24 34562541Z Carlos Smith Occupancy Contrary To That Allowed By C Of O And Dept Of Bldgs Records. 2sty And 3rd Story Class 'a' Apt Converted Into Sro Rooms Thru/out. Rem: Restore Premises To Legal Occupancy. Resolve $2500.00 $.00
2008/07/01 34688526Y Cantave Gregory Work W/o Permit! Illegal Work Noted: Bldg Found W/sro's At 4th & 3rd Floor T/o From The Modification Of Class A Apts W/north Center Room On The 3rd Floor W/o Proper Light & Ventilation As Required By Code. Resolve $.00 $.00
2009/08/07 34793179N Gregory Cantare Failure To Comply With Commissioner's Order To Correct Ecb #34688526y For Illegal Work 3&4 Floor Creating Class 'a' Apt Into Sro's No Record Of Correction With Dob. Rem: Comply With Order!! Resolve $.00 $.00
2009/02/02 34760985R Cantave Gregory Sec 28-201.1 Misc Viol: Fail To Comply W/comm Order To Correct Viol # 34688526y For Work W.o Permit @ 3rd & 4th Fl Altered Class 'a' Apt Into Illegal Sros. No Record Of Correction. Remedy: Comply W.comm Order Resolve $.00 $.00
2010/01/06 34827425M Cantave Unlawful Acts.failure To Correct Condition Cited In Nov 34688526y For Work Done W/o A Permit.remedy:correct Conditions Cited 34688526y. Resolve $.00 $.00
2010/02/08 34822186L Gregory Cantave Failure To Maintain Bldg Walls Noted 4 Stys Brick Bldg Exterior Wall South Side Stucco Out Pc Of Bricks Peeling Away From 227 Malcolm X Blvd Out Falling @ Front Entry Stairs Of 227a Malcolm X Blvd Remedy: Resolve $1000.00 $.00
2008/07/01 34688527X Cantave Gregory Occupancy Contrary To That Allowed By The Dept Records! Noted: 4th & 3rd Floor Class A Apts Arranged And Occupied As Sros Throughout Contrary To Dept Records Which Specified As Class A Apts Et Al. Remedy: Resolve $2400.00 $.00

Department of Buildings Complaints (10 found)

Date Filed Number Category Status
12/22/2014 3501956 Electrical Wiring – Defective/Exposed CLOSED
07/29/2010 3349848 Permit – None (Building/PA/Demo etc.) CLOSED
02/26/2010 3333916 Debris/Building - Falling or In Danger of Falling CLOSED
02/08/2010 3332253 CLOSED
02/09/2010 3332394 Permit – None (Building/PA/Demo etc.) CLOSED
02/08/2010 3332050 Debris/Building - Falling or In Danger of Falling CLOSED
02/05/2009 3294258 Permit – None (Building/PA/Demo etc.) CLOSED
12/06/2008 3288960 Boiler – Defective/Non-operative/No Permit CLOSED
04/24/2008 3262124 SRO – Illegal Work/No Permit/Change In Occupancy Use CLOSED
10/27/2005 3173959 Building Shaking/Vibrating/Structural Stability Affected CLOSED

311 Housing Complaints (5 found)

Date Category Type Status
05/11/16 Electric: No Lighting 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.
05/15/16 Electric: Power Outage 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.
07/19/16 Plumbing: Toilet 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.
07/19/16 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.
07/19/16 Electric: Power Outage 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.

Work Orders (5 found)

Date Created Order Type Description Charge Amount
05/13/13 Open Market apt 2: as per the requirement contract with hpd, provide and install 2 window guards throughout entire apartment. remove all work related debris $50
03/17/10 Open Market building exterior. at the south wall of the building, remove any loose stucco. provide new cement stucco to replace missing stucco at various location $1000
06/20/08 Handyman seal all accessible openings leading to illegal rooming units created at 3rd and 4th storys. remove all work related debris. $110.88
08/23/99 Open Market front entrance door to building remove defective door and buck. remove all rubbish. install a new entrance door and buck to building with a vision $780
08/09/99 Handyman 1st sty. install lock set at entrance door to bldg. $0

Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings Cases (10 found)

Violation Date Agency Respondent Charge Result Penalty Imposed Status
05/04/12 Sanitation Others Gregorycantave Failure To Properly Put Recycs Out For Collection(1to8dwelling Units) Defaulted $25 All Terms Met
06/14/10 Dept. Of Buildings G Cantave Unlawful Acts.failure To Comply With An Order Of The Commissioner Dismissed $ All Terms Met
06/14/10 Dept. Of Buildings Gregory Cantave Unlawful Acts.failure To Comply With An Order Of The Commissioner Dismissed $ All Terms Met
06/11/10 Sanitation Others Gregorycantave Storage Of Receptacles Dismissed $ All Terms Met
03/01/10 Dept. Of Buildings Gregorycantave Failure To Maintain Building Wall S Or Appurtenances In Violation $ All Terms Met
01/06/10 Dept. Of Buildings Cantave Unlawful Acts.failure To Comply With An Order Of The Commissioner Dismissed $ All Terms Met
11/28/09 Sanitation Others Gregorycantare Storage Of Receptacles Dismissed $ All Terms Met
08/07/09 Dept. Of Buildings Gregory Cantare Unlawful Acts.failure To Comply With An Order Of The Commissioner Dismissed $ All Terms Met
02/02/09 Dept. Of Buildings Gregorycantave Miscellaneous Violations Dismissed $ All Terms Met
07/01/08 Dept. Of Buildings Gregorycantave Work Without A Permit Dismissed $ All Terms Met

Rodents (3 inspections found)

Date Result Type
12/01/11 Failed For Other R Initial
09/01/11 Failed For Other R Compliance
06/24/11 Rat Activity Initial

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