Building & Landlord Data for 199 Knickerbocker Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11237

High Risk Building

Apartments at 199 Knickerbocker Ave, Brooklyn are more likely to have maintenance issues than 90% of NYC rentals.

  • 23% chance of no major maintenance issues next year
  • 37% chance of one major maintenance issue next year
  • 40% 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 1931
Zoning Code R6
Area 4500 sq ft
Stories 3
Tax Abatements None

Landlord Details

Role Name Address
Corporate Owner 199 Knickerbocker Development Llc 20 Confucius Plaza, New York
Head Officer Virgil Chong 20 Confucius Plaza, New York
Agent Sau Chau 20 Confucius Plaza, New York

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Housing Protection Department Code Violations (10 found)

Date Filed Date Abated Item Category Status
11/29/14 06/29/15 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Repair The Broken Or Defective Plastered Surfaces And Paint In A Uniform Color Ceiling In The 4th Room From North Located At Apt 2l, 2nd Story, 2nd Apartment From South At West C Violation Closed
11/29/14 06/29/15 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 = 0; Wg To Replace = 0; Wg To Repair = 4; In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2l, 2nd Story, 2nd Apartment From South At West C Violation Closed
06/09/14 12/01/14 Section 213, Subd. 5 M/d Law Discontinue Use Of Interior Room For Living Or Provide A Single Opening Of At Least 60 Percent Of Area Of The Partition To Room Having Window Opening Directly To Street Or Yard ,, In The 2nd Room From East At North Located At Apt 1r, 1st Story, 1st Apartment From North At East A Violation Closed
06/09/14 12/01/14 Section 27-2046.1 Hmc: Repair Or Replace The Carbon Monoxide Detecting Device(s). Missing Located At Apt 1r, 1st Story, 1st Apartment From North At East B Violation Closed
06/09/14 12/01/14 Section 27-2045 Adm Code Repair Or Replace The Smoke Detector Missing Located At Apt 1r, 1st Story, 1st Apartment From North At East B Violation Closed
06/09/14 12/01/14 Section 27-2026, 2027 Hmc: Properly Repair The Source And Abate The Evidence Of A Water Leak At In The Kitchen Located At Apt 1r, 1st Story, 1st Apartment From North At East C Violation Closed
06/09/14 06/29/15 Section 27-2013 Adm Code Paint With Light Colored Paint To The Satisfaction Of This Department All Peeling Paint Surfaces In The Kitchen , The Foyer , The Bathroom Located At Apt 1r, 1st Story, 1st Apartment From North At East A Violation Closed
06/04/14 12/01/14 Section 27-2031 Adm Code Provide Hot Water At All Hot Water Fixtures In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 1r, 1st Story, 1st Apartment From North At East C Violation Closed
06/04/14 12/01/14 Section 27-2033 Adm Code Provide Ready Access To Buildings Heating System Door To Cellar Locked, At Public Hall, 1st Story C Violation Closed
06/04/14 12/01/14 Section 27-2005, 2007 Adm Code Remove The Illegal Fastening Slide Bolt Capable Of Being Padlocked On Metal Security Door To Rear Yard, In The Kitchen Located At Apt 1r, 1st Story, 1st Apartment From North At East C Violation Closed

Environmental Control Board Violations (1 found)

Date Number Respondent Description Status Penalty Balance Due
2009/09/25 34807540J 199 Knickerbocker Realty Failure To Maintain Building Exterior Wall Or Appurtenances. Defect Noted: At Front Of Premises Improper Venting Of Range/cooking Equipment Fan,range Hood Exhaust Duct Penetrates Front Of Building Above Store Resolve $.00 $.00

Department of Buildings Complaints (2 found)

Date Filed Number Category Status
12/30/2011 3399716 Electrical Wiring – Defective/Exposed CLOSED
09/16/2009 3318729 Vent/Exhaust – Illegal/Improper CLOSED

311 Housing Complaints (1 found)

Date Category Type Status
01/23/15 Heat/hot Water: Entire Building 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.

Work Orders (10 found)

Date Created Order Type Description Charge Amount
09/05/07 Handyman apt 3l) at bedroom install window guards and stops., at kitchen re-install window guards and stops. $214.91
10/16/06 Handyman apartment #2r install two (2) stops in kitchen, install two (2) stops in front room and replace one (1) window guard in front room. $69.38
11/21/05 Handyman apartment#3l: install window guard at kitchen. reinstall (2) window guards at bedroom. $50.24
05/21/01 Handyman p/h: install 2 balusters on 2nd and 3rd sty. $159.58
05/21/01 Open Market remove 30 cubic yards rubbish in cellar. container rental. note: contractor must call lydia santos at (718) 254-8910 or sharon joseph at (718) $1575
07/05/00 Open Market as per rc #20000018711 (emsl), perform total lead analysis of 02 dust wipe sample(s) via environmental protection agency (epa) sw845-3050-7420 method $7.2
07/03/00 Open Market as per rc #20000018711 (emsl), perform total lead analysis of 02 dust wipe sample(s) via environmental protection agency (epa) sw845-3050-7420 method $7.2
06/30/00 Open Market as per rc #20000018711 (emsl), perform total lead analysis of 02 dust wipe sample(s) via environmental protection agency (epa) sw845-3050-7420 method $7.2
06/29/00 Open Market as per rc #20000018711 (emsl), perform total lead analysis of 03 dust wipe sample(s) via environmental protection agency (epa) sw845-3050-7420 method $10.8
06/19/00 Handyman for all violations: abate as per rc # 22998 . thoroughly remove all lead violations as per new york city health code section 173.14 and as noted in th $2803.07

Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings Cases (10 found)

Violation Date Agency Respondent Charge Result Penalty Imposed Status
08/13/11 Sanitation Others 199 Knickerbocker Realty Inc Dirty Sidewalk Dirty Area Defaulted $130 All Terms Met
08/19/10 Sanitation Others 199 Knickerbocker Rlty Inc C Dirty Sidewalk/dirty Area Defaulted $300 All Terms Met
09/25/09 Dept. Of Buildings 199 Knickerbocker Realty Inc Failure To Maintain Building Wall S Or Appurtenances In Violation $ All Terms Met
09/25/08 Sanitation Others 199 Knickerbocker Realty Loose Rubbish In Violation $100 All Terms Met
05/14/08 Dos - Enforcement Agents 199 Knickerbocker Realty Inc Storage Of Receptacles - 2nd Offense Dismissed $ All Terms Met
04/20/08 Sanitation Recycling 199 Knickerbocker Realty Inc Storage Of Receptacles - 2nd Offense Dismissed $ All Terms Met
04/11/08 Dos - Enforcement Agents Mr Taco Deli-grocery Dirty Sidewalk Dirty Area $100 All Terms Met
08/12/07 Sanitation Police 199 Knickerbocker Realty Inc Storage Of Receptacles Defaulted $300 All Terms Met
05/23/00 $25
02/09/00 $50

Rodents (13 inspections found)

Date Result Type
01/08/21 Passed Initial
10/31/19 Passed Initial
05/20/19 Passed Initial
11/07/18 Passed Initial
05/21/18 Passed Initial
11/28/17 Passed Initial
08/16/17 Passed Initial
09/05/14 Monitoring Visit Bait
08/28/14 Bait Applied Bait
07/18/14 Rat Activity Compliance
06/06/14 Rat Activity Initial
10/31/13 Passed Initial
06/05/12 Passed Initial

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