Building & Landlord Data for 179 Tompkins Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11206

Moderate Risk Building

Apartments at 179 Tompkins Ave, Brooklyn are more likely to have maintenance issues than 67% of NYC rentals.

  • 58% chance of no major maintenance issues next year
  • 28% chance of one major maintenance issue next year
  • 13% 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 Walk-Up Apt. Over Six Families With Stores
Year Built 1931
Zoning Code R6A
Area 8364 sq ft
Stories 4
Tax Abatements None

Landlord Details

Role Name Address
Corporate Owner 384 Putnam Llc 179 Tompkins Ave, Brooklyn
Head Officer Karl Griffith 544 Halsey Street, Brooklyn
Officer Sharon Griffith 179 Tompkins Ave, Brooklyn
Agent Karl Griffith 544 Halsey St, Brooklyn

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Housing Protection Department Code Violations (10 found)

Date Filed Date Abated Item Category Status
10/22/18 07/26/19 Section27-2107 Adm Code Owner Failed To File A Valid Registration Statement With The Department As Required By Adm Code Ï¿½ï¿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
07/18/18 11/13/18 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code And Dept. Rules And Regulations. Remove The Encumbrance Obstructing Egress From Fire Escapes Household Items And Bicycle At Building Front At Fire Escape, 3rd Story B Violation Dismissed
11/15/16 08/10/17 Section27-2107 Adm Code Owner Failed To File A Valid Registration Statement With The Department As Required By Adm Code Ï¿½ï¿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
10/14/15 10/28/15 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
09/04/12 10/25/12 Section 27-2013 Adm Code Paint With Light Colored Paint To The Satisfaction Of This Department The 1st Window Frame From East At South Wall In The 1st Room From East Located At Apt 3l, 3rd Story, 1st Apartment From South At West A Violation Closed
09/04/12 10/25/12 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair The Broken Or Defective Balance At Lower Sash At West 1 Window In The 5th Room From East At North Located At Apt 3l, 3rd Story, 1st Apartment From South At West B Violation Closed
09/04/12 10/22/12 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. Located At Apt 3l, 3rd Story, 1st Apartment From South At West C Violation Closed
09/04/12 10/25/12 Section 27-2018 Admin. Code: Abate The Nuisance Consisting Of Bedbugs Located At Apt 3l, 3rd Story, 1st Apartment From South At West B Violation Closed
09/04/12 10/25/12 Section 27-2013 Adm Code Paint With Light Colored Paint To The Satisfaction Of This Department All Peeling Paint Surfaces In The 5th Room From East At North, The 5th Room From East At South, The 4th Room From East At South, The 2nd Room From East, The Kitchen , The Foyer , The Bathroom Located At Apt 3l, 3rd Story, 1st Apartment From South At West A Violation Closed
09/04/12 10/17/12 Section 27-2056.6 Adm Code - Correct The Lead-based Paint Hazard - Paint That Tested Positive For Lead Content And That Is Peeling Or On A Deteriorated Subsurface - Using Work Practices Set Forth In 28 Rcny ''11-06(b)(2) East Wall In The 1st Room From East Located At Apt 3l, 3rd Story, 1st Apartment From South At West C Violation Closed

Environmental Control Board Violations (3 found)

Date Number Respondent Description Status Penalty Balance Due
2019/12/11 39014209L 384 Putnam Llc The Flues Are Unsupported-the Spill Switch Is Missing-the Ceiling Is Open Above The Gas Meter-gas Meter Area Has No Ventilation; Correct Violation And Submit The Certificate Of Correction Active $625.00 $.00
1988/11/02 34017606R Theora Smith Failure To Maintain. Loose And Missing Brickwork At North Rear Of Theroof. Missing Handrail At 4 Story And Roof Stairs. Resolve $.00 $.00
2007/09/27 34584059H Yeeloy Benjamin Exit Passageway Total Obstruction A Total Of 4 Ac Sleeves Installed Infire Escape Windows At 2nd,3rd & 4th Fls At Front Of Bldg.ac Sleeves Installed In One Window @ 2nd & 3rd Fl & 2 Ac Sleeves Installed At 4th Resolve $480.00 $.00

Department of Buildings Complaints (5 found)

Date Filed Number Category Status
12/11/2019 3733864 Boiler – Defective/Non-operative/No Permit CLOSED
02/09/2011 3368115 Unlicensed/Illegal/Improper Electrical Work In Progress CLOSED
10/03/2007 3240753 Egress – Locked/Blocked/Improper/No Secondary Means CLOSED
09/28/2007 3240279 Egress – Locked/Blocked/Improper/No Secondary Means CLOSED
02/18/1994 3033569 Gas Hook-Up/Piping – Illegal or Defective CLOSED

311 Housing Complaints (2 found)

Date Category Type Status
07/30/18 Unsanitary Condition: Mold Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to inspect the following conditions. 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 inspect the following conditions. The complaint has been closed. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.
07/30/18 Flooring/stairs: Floor Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to inspect the following conditions. 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 inspect the following conditions. The complaint has been closed. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.

Work Orders (2 found)

Date Created Order Type Description Charge Amount
10/10/12 Open Market public hall: as per the requirements contract with hpd, repair (4) window guards throughout pubic hall all stories. remove all work related debri $120
08/31/12 Open Market repair the bulkhead roof around skylight to prevent leak at public hall 4th story. remove all work related debris''. note: contractor must co $485

Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings Cases (10 found)

Violation Date Agency Respondent Charge Result Penalty Imposed Status
07/30/17 Agency Code Missing Or Invalid 384 Putnam Llc $100 All Terms Met
05/17/12 Sanitation Others 384 Putnam Failure To Bundle Newspapes/magazines/cardboard(1 To 8 Dwelling Units Defaulted $25 All Terms Met
02/09/12 Sanitation Others 384 Putnam Llc Improper Disposal Bedding 1st Offense Defaulted $130 All Terms Met
04/05/11 Dos - Enforcement Agents 384 Putnam Llc Maintaining Receptacles $100 All Terms Met
03/31/10 Fire Department Of Nyc Benjamin Yeeloy Heating And Refrigerating Equipment And Systems Defaulted $2000 All Terms Met
03/20/09 Dep - Bureau Of Env. Complianc Yeeloybenjamin No Meter In Place Defaulted $280 All Terms Met
03/19/09 Fire Department Of Nyc Benjamin Yeeloy Permits In Violation $ All Terms Met
10/18/08 Dos - Enforcement Agents Yeeloybenjamin Recyclables Placed For Collection With Non-recyclables $25 All Terms Met
04/24/08 Dos - Enforcement Agents Yeeloybenjamin Non-recyclables Left In Recycling Container For Collection $25 All Terms Met
09/27/07 Dept. Of Buildings Benjaminyeeloy Exit Passageway Or Corridor: Total Obstruction. In Violation $480 All Terms Met

Rodents (20 inspections found)

Date Result Type
06/05/20 Passed Initial
02/13/20 Passed Initial
07/02/19 Passed Initial
06/18/19 Passed Compliance
03/29/19 Bait Applied Bait
03/19/19 Bait Applied Bait
03/12/19 Bait Applied Bait
03/05/19 Bait Applied Bait
02/22/19 Rat Activity Compliance
01/03/19 Rat Activity Initial
08/23/18 Passed Compliance
07/19/18 Rat Activity Initial
02/27/18 Passed Compliance
01/26/18 Passed Compliance
01/19/18 Rat Activity Initial
10/26/17 Rat Activity Initial
04/05/17 Passed Compliance
02/28/17 Rat Activity Initial
04/24/14 Passed Initial
09/07/12 Rat Activity Initial

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