Building & Landlord Data for 157 East 53rd St, Brooklyn, NY 11203

Moderate Risk Building

Apartments at 157 East 53rd St, Brooklyn are more likely to have maintenance issues than 36% of NYC rentals.

  • 87% chance of no major maintenance issues next year
  • 8% chance of one major maintenance issue next year
  • 5% 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 1931
Zoning Code R6
Area 3645 sq ft
Stories 2
Tax Abatements None

Landlord Details

Role Name Address
Individual Owner Joseph Sital 157 East 53Th Street, Brooklyn
Agent Jason Sital 157 E 53Rd St, Brooklyn

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Housing Protection Department Code Violations (10 found)

Date Filed Date Abated Item Category Status
10/30/19 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 Info Nov Sent Out
10/17/18 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 Info Nov Sent Out
11/21/17 Section27-2107 Adm Code Owner Failed To File A Valid Registration Statement With The Department As Required By Adm Code Ï¿½ï¿½ï¿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 Info Nov Sent Out
08/29/16 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 1f, 1st Story, Apartment At South B Nov Sent Out
08/29/16 Section 27-2026 Adm Code Repair The Broken Or Defective Connection Waste Line Under Sink In The Kitchen Located At Apt 1f, 1st Story, Apartment At South B Nov Sent Out
10/08/15 12/10/15 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
02/18/15 03/31/15 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
11/21/14 01/19/16 Section 27-2031 Adm Code Provide Hot Water At All Hot Water Fixtures In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2f, 2nd Story C Violation Closed
11/21/14 01/21/16 Section 27-2046.1, 2046.2 Hmc: Provide An Approved And Operational Carbon Monoxide Detecting Device, Installed In Accordance With Applicable Law And Rules. In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2f, 2nd Story, Apartment At West B Violation Closed
11/21/14 01/19/16 Section 27-2045 Adm Code Repair Or Replace The Smoke Detector Missing In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt 2f, 2nd Story, Apartment At West B Violation Closed

Environmental Control Board Violations (0 found)

Department of Buildings Complaints (5 found)

Date Filed Number Category Status
02/06/2017 3590708 Certificate of Occupancy – None/Illegal/Contrary to Co CLOSED
01/19/2016 3544406 Illegal Conversion CLOSED
04/17/2019 3696814 Illegal Conversion ACTIVE
04/17/2019 3696814 Illegal Conversion ACTIVE
04/17/2019 3696814 Illegal Conversion CLOSED

311 Housing Complaints (12 found)

Date Category Type Status
11/15/15 Heat/hot Water: Apartment Only Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development contacted an occupant of the apartment and verified that the following conditions were corrected. The complaint has been closed. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.: The Department of Housing Preservation and Development contacted an occupant of the apartment and verified that the following conditions were corrected. The complaint has been closed. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.
11/22/14 Heat/hot Water: Entire Building 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.
11/22/14 Heat/hot Water: Entire Building Emergency More than one complaint was received for this building-wide condition.This complaint status is for the initial complaint. The Department of Housing Preservation and Development contacted a tenant in the building and verified that the following conditions were corrected. The complaint has been closed. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.: More than one complaint was received for this building-wide condition.This complaint status is for the initial complaint. The Department of Housing Preservation and Development contacted a tenant in the building and verified that the following conditions were corrected. The complaint has been closed. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.
12/21/14 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.
01/14/15 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.
02/22/16 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.
08/30/16 Unsanitary Condition: Mold 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.
08/30/16 Electric: Power Outage 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.
08/30/16 Plumbing: Bathtub/shower 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.
08/30/16 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.
08/30/16 Plumbing: Basin/sink 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.
08/30/16 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.

Work Orders (0 found)

Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings Cases (5 found)

Violation Date Agency Respondent Charge Result Penalty Imposed Status
10/04/16 Dos - Enforcement Agents Josephsital Uncovered Receptacles 1st Offense Defaulted $300 All Terms Met
03/07/16 Sanitation Dept Josephsital Improper Disposal Of Electronic Waste Default $100
04/09/12 Dos - Enforcement Agents Josephsital Non-recyc Left In Recyc Container For Collection(1to8 Dwelling Units) $25 All Terms Met
10/18/10 Sanitation Others Josephsital Failure To Bundle Newspapers Magazines Cardboard Defaulted $25 All Terms Met
04/26/02 Sanitation Others Joycebrown Loose Rubbish Written Off $150 All Terms Met

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