Building & Landlord Data for 709 Dekalb Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11216

High Risk Building

Apartments at 709 Dekalb Ave, Brooklyn are more likely to have maintenance issues than 98% of NYC rentals.

  • 7% chance of no major maintenance issues next year
  • 44% chance of one major maintenance issue next year
  • 49% chance of multiple major maintenance issues next year

Building Information

Total Apartments 29
Registered Rent Stabilized Apartments (2017 tax bills) None
Building Listed as Rent Stabilized by the RGB False
Building Class Over Six Families Without Stores
Year Built 1911
Zoning Code R6A
Area 22000 sq ft
Stories 5
Tax Abatements None

Landlord Details

Role Name Address
Corporate Owner Dekalb Marcy Estates, Llc 1820 Ave M, Brooklyn
Head Officer Tzvi Hecht 1820 Ave M, Brooklyn
Agent Aryeh Cohen 1820 Avenue M, Brooklyn

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Housing Protection Department Code Violations (10 found)

Date Filed Date Abated Item Category Status
09/09/20 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code Arrange And Make Self-closing The Doors At Building Entrance At Public Hall, 1st Story C Nov Sent Out
09/09/20 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code And Dept. Rules And Regulations. Remove The Encumbrance Obstructing Egress From Fire Escapes Consisting Of Air Conditioner Protruding At Window Sill On 3rd Story Balcony Southeast Stack, Building Front B Nov Sent Out
09/02/20 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code Arrange And Make Self-closing The Doors Door Leading To West Court At Public Hall, 1st Story C Nov Sent Out
09/02/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair The Broken Or Defective Heavy Duty Lockset At Building Entrance Door At Public Hall, 1st Story C Nov Sent Out
09/02/20 Section 27-2046.1 Hmc: Repair Or Replace The Carbon Monoxide Detecting Device(s). Missing Located At Apt 23, 4th Story, 1st Apartment From South At West B Nov Sent Out
09/02/20 Section 27-2045 Adm Code Repair Or Replace The Smoke Detector Missing Located At Apt 23, 4th Story, 1st Apartment From South At West B Nov Sent Out
09/02/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair The Broken Or Defective Mortise Door Lock Located At Apt 23, 4th Story, 1st Apartment From South At West B Nov Sent Out
08/19/20 Section 27-2046.1 Hmc: Repair Or Replace The Carbon Monoxide Detecting Device(s). Missing Located At Apt 23, 4th Story, 2nd Apartment From South At West B First No Access To Re- Inspect Violation
08/19/20 Section 27-2045 Adm Code Repair Or Replace The Smoke Detector Missing Located At Apt 23, 4th Story, 2nd Apartment From South At West B First No Access To Re- Inspect Violation
08/19/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code & 309 M/d Law Abate The Nuisance Consisting Of Air Conditioner Installed In Fire Escape Window In The 1st Room From North Located At Apt 23, 4th Story, 2nd Apartment From South At West C First No Access To Re- Inspect Violation

Environmental Control Board Violations (2 found)

Date Number Respondent Description Status Penalty Balance Due
2004/06/01 34438403M First Brooklyn Properties Failure To Maintain Exterior Of Building.brick Roof Parapet Wall Is Severely Cracked And Is Pushing Out From Structure.parts Of Wall Is Cracked And Bulging,loose And Damaged Masonry Causing Hazardous Condition. Resolve $2000.00 $.00
2003/11/21 34413839M First Brooklyn Property L Failure To Maintain Exterior Bldg Wall Defect Is Parapet Wall Cracked Leaning And Pulling Away From Bldg Cement Work Spalling Above 5 Story At Front Of Bldg Remedy Provide Protection Obtain Structure Stability Resolve $800.00 $.00

Department of Buildings Complaints (5 found)

Date Filed Number Category Status
11/21/2003 3122494 Debris/Building - Falling or In Danger of Falling CLOSED
03/13/2018 3641923 Permit – None (Building/PA/Demo etc.) CLOSED
08/20/2011 3387860 Permit – None (Building/PA/Demo etc.) CLOSED
01/11/2019 3682414 Permit – None (Building/PA/Demo etc.) ACTIVE
01/11/2019 3682414 Permit – None (Building/PA/Demo etc.) CLOSED

311 Housing Complaints (19 found)

Date Category Type Status
08/04/20 Unsanitary Condition: Mold 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.
08/03/20 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.
08/03/20 Plumbing: Bathtub/shower 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.
08/03/20 Plumbing: Water Supply 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.
04/21/20 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.
03/03/20 Plumbing: Radiator 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.
02/24/20 Water Leak: Heavy Flow 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.
02/24/20 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.
02/05/20 Paint/plaster: Ceiling Immediate 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.
02/05/20 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.
02/05/20 Electric: Wiring 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.
02/05/20 Plumbing: Radiator 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.
02/05/20 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.
12/04/19 Heat/hot Water: Apartment Only 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.
08/04/19 Appliance: Refrigerator 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.
07/14/19 Safety: Smoke Detector 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.
07/22/19 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.
07/22/19 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.
07/22/19 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 (10 found)

Date Created Order Type Description Charge Amount
09/16/20 Open Market perform total lead analysis of 04 dust wipe sample(s) via environmental protection agency (epa) sw8463050b-7000b method utilizing flame atomic absorpt $25
09/02/20 Open Market install hinges to make door self-closing in the entrance located at apt 23, 4th story, 2nd apartment from south at west. total doors= (1) note $275
07/02/20 Open Market nyc hpd emergency operations division ? ?essential service work? install hinges to make door self-closing at public hall located at bulkhead door $165
03/03/20 Open Market 709 dekalb avenue in the 2nd room from north at east located at apt 23, 4th story, 2nd apartment from south at west: trace, locate all sourc $2000
08/01/05 Handyman apt. 324) at kitchen install stops, at front room reinstall window guard and stops. at bathroom and living room install window guards complete. $76.54
07/25/05 Handyman apartment #24: bedroom: install 2 window guard stops $95.52
01/26/05 Handyman install one (1) window guard complete in livingroom install one (1) window guard complete in bedroom $41.3
01/15/05 Handyman apartment #15 bathroom: replace wall faucet on bath tub. $0
08/29/01 Handyman apartment # 21: bathroom: demo ceiling 12 sqft. patch with sheetrock 12 sqft. prime and paint wall to remove mold. remove rubbish. $0
08/28/01 Open Market replace drop ladder into guilds at front fire escape (2). resecure metal tread #1 up 4th to 5th story west fire escape. note: contractor must ca $399

Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings Cases (10 found)

Violation Date Agency Respondent Charge Result Penalty Imposed Status
10/04/11 Fire Department Of Nyc Dekalb Marcy Estates Llc Permits In Violation $ All Terms Met
07/13/10 Fire Department Of Nyc 709 De Kalb Llc Permits Defaulted $1000 All Terms Met
12/15/08 Fire Department Of Nyc 709 Dekalb Llc Heating And Refrigerating Equipment And Systems In Violation $ All Terms Met
06/30/08 Sanitation Police 709 Dekalb Llc Maintaining Receptacles In Violation $300 All Terms Met
10/06/07 Sanitation Others 709 Dekalb Llc Loose Rubbish $100 All Terms Met
03/28/07 Fire Department Of Nyc First Brooklyn Properties Failed To Provide Fireproof Partitions Dismissed $ All Terms Met
04/11/06 Dep - Bureau Of Env. Complianc Rosetree Mgmt Operating Emission Source With Expired Registration Written Off $875 All Terms Met
06/01/04 Dept. Of Buildings First Brooklyn Properties Llc Failure To Maintain Building: Exterior (hazardous). Written Off $2000 All Terms Met
11/21/03 Dept. Of Buildings First Brooklyn Property Llc Failure To Maintain Building: Exterior Hazardous . In Violation $800 All Terms Met
02/10/03 Dos - Enforcement Agents 220 Malcolm & Blvd Ll Dirty Sidewalk Written Off $25 All Terms Met

Rodents (9 inspections found)

Date Result Type
07/28/20 Passed Initial
12/20/19 Passed Compliance
11/19/19 Rat Activity Initial
04/22/19 Passed Initial
11/28/18 Passed Initial
05/09/18 Passed Initial
11/08/17 Passed Initial
02/02/17 Passed Initial
04/10/14 Passed Initial

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