Building & Landlord Data for 531 Sheffield Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11207

High Risk Building

Apartments at 531 Sheffield Ave, Brooklyn are more likely to have maintenance issues than 95% of NYC rentals.

  • 17% chance of no major maintenance issues next year
  • 34% chance of one major maintenance issue next year
  • 49% 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 Four Families
Year Built 1930
Zoning Code R6
Area 3280 sq ft
Stories 2
Tax Abatements None

Landlord Details

Role Name Address
Corporate Owner Bergen Plaza Builders Llc 147-24 Hillside Avenue, Jamaica
Head Officer Rachel Michavi 147-24 Hillside Avenue, Jamaica
Agent Jack Eisha 147-24 Hillside Avenue, Jamaica

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Housing Protection Department Code Violations (10 found)

Date Filed Date Abated Item Category Status
10/31/19 09/02/20 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
10/19/18 09/02/20 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
05/06/16 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Replace With New The Missing Handrails Building Front Stoop B Not Complied With
12/16/13 10/02/15 Section 27-2029 Adm Code Provide An Adequate Supply Of Heat For The Apartment In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 1f, 1st Story C Violation Dismissed
12/16/13 Section 27-2031 Adm Code Provide Hot Water At All Hot Water Fixtures In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 1f, 1st Story C Nov Sent Out
12/09/13 10/02/15 Section 27-2029 Adm Code Provide An Adequate Supply Of Heat For The Apartment In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From North At East C Violation Dismissed
12/09/13 Section 27-2031 Adm Code Provide Hot Water At All Hot Water Fixtures In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From North At East C Nov Sent Out
12/09/13 01/17/14 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair With Similar Material The Broken Or Defective Wood Floor At Public Hall, 2nd Story C Violation Closed
12/09/13 10/13/15 Section 27-2033 Adm Code Provide Ready Access To Buildings Heating System Cellar Door Locked At Public Hall, 1st Story C Violation Closed
12/09/13 01/17/14 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Repair The Roof So That It Will Not Leak Over Ceiling In The Bathroom Located At Apt 2r, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From North At East C Violation Closed

Environmental Control Board Violations (1 found)

Date Number Respondent Description Status Penalty Balance Due
2015/06/02 35123375Y 195 Work Group Llc Electrical Work W/o Permit.observed @ 1140am Service Switches,meters Panels Feeders Installed In Basement,and Branch Wiring Circuits Outlets,fixtures,switches,installed In All Apartments & Hallways.no Applicati Active $4000.00 $3563.95

Department of Buildings Complaints (8 found)

Date Filed Number Category Status
04/12/2018 3645607 Illegal Conversion CLOSED
07/06/2016 3565088 Gas Hook-Up/Piping – Illegal or Defective CLOSED
09/15/2015 3530174 Illegal Conversion CLOSED
05/13/2015 3514964 Electrical Wiring – Defective/Exposed CLOSED
05/04/2015 3513740 Electrical Wiring – Defective/Exposed CLOSED
05/04/2015 3513738 Electrical Wiring – Defective/Exposed CLOSED
11/24/2014 3499465 Electrical Wiring – Defective/Exposed CLOSED
08/19/1993 3030647 Building – Vacant CLOSED

311 Housing Complaints (27 found)

Date Category Type Status
05/26/20 Heat/hot Water: Apartment Only 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.
02/21/20 Heat/hot Water: Apartment Only 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.
04/12/15 Flooring/stairs: Floor 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.
04/12/15 Paint/plaster: Wall 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.
04/12/15 Plumbing: Basin/sink 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.
04/12/15 Paint/plaster: Wall 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.
04/12/15 Paint/plaster: Wall 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.
04/12/15 Unsanitary Condition: Pests 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.
04/12/15 Paint/plaster: Ceiling 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.
04/12/15 Paint/plaster: Ceiling 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.
04/09/15 Flooring/stairs: Stairs 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.
04/20/15 General: Bell/buzzer/intercom Non 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.
04/09/15 Paint/plaster: Wall 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.
04/09/15 General: Mailbox 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.
04/09/15 Door/window: Door 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.
04/09/15 Outside Building: Pavement 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.
05/22/15 Paint/plaster: Wall Non 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.
05/11/15 Door/window: Door 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.
05/11/15 General: Mailbox 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.
05/12/15 Paint/plaster: Wall 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.
05/22/15 General: Bell/buzzer/intercom Non 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.
05/12/15 Outside Building: Pavement 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.
05/28/15 Paint/plaster: Wall 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.
05/27/15 Door/window: Door 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.
05/27/15 General: Mailbox 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.
10/09/15 Water Leak: Damp Spot 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.
10/27/14 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.

Work Orders (5 found)

Date Created Order Type Description Charge Amount
12/24/12 Open Market apt 2f: as per the requirement contract with hpd, repair 3 window guards throughout entire apartment. remove all work related debris. contra $50
09/26/12 Open Market trace and repair the source of water leak at apartment ceiling from roof. properly repair approx. 144 sq ft of roof, including flashing bulk head wa $845
08/01/11 Open Market perform total lead analysis of 04 dust wipe sample(s) via environmental protection agency (epa) sw8453050-7420 method utilizing flame atomic absorptio $17
07/07/11 Open Market at apt # 1f, trace and repair the water leak in the bathroom from above appartment and restore the ceiling approx 30 sq.ft. with similar material. tap $773
06/20/11 Open Market nationalgrid provide gas to boiler/hot water heater $1

Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings Cases (10 found)

Violation Date Agency Respondent Charge Result Penalty Imposed Status
06/30/19 Dos - Enforcement Agents Bergen Plaza Builders Inc Uncovered Receptacles 1st Offense Defaulted $300 Penalty Due
05/16/19 Lorenzocenteno Dismissed $0 All Terms Met
03/17/19 Sanitation Recycling Bergen Plaza Builders Inc Storage Of Receptacles - 2nd Offense Defaulted $300 Penalty Due
04/22/04 Dos - Enforcement Agents Blimiemendowitz Failure To Post Notices/inform About Recycling Written Off $25 All Terms Met
02/26/04 Dos - Enforcement Agents Mindlowitzblimie Improper/misused Curbside Recycling Container Written Off $25 All Terms Met
08/25/03 Dos - Enforcement Agents Earlbenjamin Dirty Sidewalk Written Off $300 All Terms Met
08/19/03 Dos - Enforcement Agents Earlbenjamin Dirty Sidewalk Written Off $300 All Terms Met
08/19/03 Sanitation Police Earlbenjamin Loose Rubbish Written Off $300 All Terms Met
08/14/03 Dos - Enforcement Agents Earlbenjamin Improper Misused Curbside Recycling Container Written Off $25 All Terms Met
05/28/03 Sanitation Police Earlbenjamin Dirty Sidewalk Written Off $300 All Terms Met

Rodents (4 inspections found)

Date Result Type
09/21/12 Rat Activity Initial
06/25/12 Passed Initial
07/05/11 Passed Compliance
06/10/11 Failed For Other R Initial

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