Building & Landlord Data for 55 Ocean Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11225

High Risk Building

Apartments at 55 Ocean Ave, Brooklyn are more likely to have maintenance issues than 90% of NYC rentals.

  • 26% chance of no major maintenance issues next year
  • 45% chance of one major maintenance issue next year
  • 29% chance of multiple major maintenance issues next year

Building Information

Total Apartments 30
Registered Rent Stabilized Apartments (2017 tax bills) None
Building Listed as Rent Stabilized by the RGB True
Building Class Elevator Apt; Semi-Fireproof Without Stores
Year Built 1936
Zoning Code R7-1
Area 28542 sq ft
Stories 6
Tax Abatements None

Landlord Details

Role Name Address
Corporate Owner 55 Ocean Llc As J & L Estates Llc 1522 41St Street, Brooklyn
Head Officer Alan Hertz 1522 41St Street, Brooklyn
Officer Alan Hertz 934 East 19, Brooklyn
Agent Isaac Heimovits 1522 41St Street, Brooklyn

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Housing Protection Department Code Violations (10 found)

Date Filed Date Abated Item Category Status
10/10/20 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair The Broken Or Defective Electrical Light Fixture At Ceiling In The Foyer Located At Apt F5, 6th Story, 2nd Apartment From West At North B Civ14 Mailed
10/10/20 Section 27-2045 Adm Code Repair Or Replace The Smoke Detector Missing Located At Apt F5, 6th Story, 2nd Apartment From West At North B Civ14 Mailed
10/10/20 Section 27-2046.1 Hmc: Repair Or Replace The Carbon Monoxide Detecting Device(s). Missing Located At Apt F5, 6th Story, 2nd Apartment From West At North B Civ14 Mailed
10/10/20 01/06/21 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair The Broken Or Defective Locking Device At Building Entrance Door , 1st Story C Violation Dismissed
10/10/20 01/11/21 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair With Similar Material The Broken Or Defective Wood Floor In The Kitchen Located At Apt F5, 6th Story, 2nd Apartment From West At North B Violation Dismissed
10/10/20 01/11/21 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Properly Repair With Similar Material The Broken Or Defective Vinyl Tile At Floor In The Kitchen Located At Apt F5, 6th Story, 2nd Apartment From West At North C Violation Dismissed
10/10/20 01/11/21 Hmc Adm Code: Ï¿½ 27-2017.4 Abate The Infestation Consisting Of Roaches In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt F5, 6th Story, 2nd Apartment From West At North C Violation Dismissed
03/31/17 05/26/17 Section 27-2005 Adm Code Repair The Broken Or Defective Plastered Surfaces And Paint In A Uniform Color Ceiling In The Kitchen Located At Apt B5, 2nd Story, 2nd Apartment From West At North C Violation Closed
03/31/17 05/26/17 Section 27-2026, 2027 Hmc: Properly Repair The Source And Abate The Evidence Of A Water Leak At Ceiling In The Kitchen Located At Apt B5, 2nd Story, 2nd Apartment From West At North C Violation Closed
02/13/17 04/19/17 Section 27-2031 Adm Code Provide Hot Water At All Hot Water Fixtures In The Entire Apartment Located At Apt B4, 2nd Story, 1st Apartment From East At South C Violation Closed

Environmental Control Board Violations (9 found)

Date Number Respondent Description Status Penalty Balance Due
2012/06/22 38221436R 55 Ocean Llc 03o02,05b01,08v01,16b01,67l10,97o02: 16;adjust Door Open & Close. Resolve $.00 $.00
2010/01/05 38207449P 55 Ocean Llc 05l01.70z9.05l Gap In Car Gate 16l Car Door Bent Pull On Door Handle Stop In Car 23x 3 Fl Hall Call 70z Pit Water In Pit Resolve $.00 $.00
1997/06/27 38060511N J & L Properties 05b08j11q15i31q37g75u 15-2nd & 6th Floor Doors 31-cover J-box On Main Machine Motor 75-perform 5 Yr Safaty Test Properly Date And Tag Deviceand File Elev. 3 Form With Dept. Resolve $.00 $.00
2018/01/08 38260438M 55 Ocean Llc 8v1,5j1,5e1,16e10,29j1,56y2,56y13. 8v1-car Floor To Landing Sill Not Level Adjust; 5j1-car Door Misaligned Adjust; 5e1-car Door Rubbing Adjust; 16e10-hoistway Door Rubbing Repair, 29j1- Door Operator Misaligne Resolve $.00 $-250.00
2017/02/21 38253149K 55 Ocean Llc 2x10,5l10,1l10,60i10. 2x10-outside Comm Inoperative Repair; 5l10-door Restorer Defective Repair; 1l10-emergency Stop Switch Bell Does Not Ring Defective Repair; 60i10-lighting In Machine Room Not Working Defect Resolve $.00 $.00
1998/10/26 38077817R Hertz, David 8v1,17i12,21i11,15l11,35o2,73o2,75u5. Resolve $2500.00 $.00
1992/08/11 38026896Y Hertz, Hedi 14l,15l,17i,21x,37g,53m,73o, Resolve $250.00 $.00
1991/01/25 38003820X Hertz,heol 11q,14m,17#,18m,21x,35o,38l,53m,57o,(17)provide Approved Type Vision Panel Glass And Guard (18)missing Interlock Cover On Basement Door Resolve $150.00 $.00
2020/01/09 38272757H Imk Management Llc 41m7,40m7,68bb7:no Door Lock Monitoring Installed In This Controller As Mandated By 3.10.12 Of Appendix K3 Of The 2014 Nycbc. This Is A Controller Feature Which Ensure Passenger Safety. Remedy;file Application, Resolve $.00 $.00

Department of Buildings Complaints (10 found)

Date Filed Number Category Status
08/15/2009 3315613 Elevator-Danger Condition/Shaft Open/Unguarded CLOSED
06/22/2012 3415982 Elevator-Danger Condition/Shaft Open/Unguarded CLOSED
08/07/2009 3314770 Elevator-Danger Condition/Shaft Open/Unguarded CLOSED
12/13/2017 3631468 Elevator-Danger Condition/Shaft Open/Unguarded CLOSED
02/13/2017 3591522 Elevator-Danger Condition/Shaft Open/Unguarded CLOSED
09/02/1997 3058205 Elevator-Danger Condition/Shaft Open/Unguarded CLOSED
06/20/1997 3056453 Elevator-Danger Condition/Shaft Open/Unguarded CLOSED
09/02/1997 3058206 Elevator-Danger Condition/Shaft Open/Unguarded CLOSED
10/07/2019 3724979 ACTIVE
10/07/2019 3724900 ACTIVE

311 Housing Complaints (16 found)

Date Category Type Status
08/17/15 Flooring/stairs: Floor 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.
05/16/15 Flooring/stairs: Floor Non 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.
05/27/15 Heat/hot Water: Entire Building Emergency The Department of Housing Preservation and Development responded to a complaint of no heat or hot water. Heat was not required at the time of the inspection. No violations were issued. 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. Heat was not required at the time of the inspection. No violations were issued. If the condition still exists, please file a new complaint.
08/17/15 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.
08/17/15 Door/window: Door Frame 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.
08/17/15 Paint/plaster: Ceiling 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.
08/17/15 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.
08/17/15 Plumbing: Bathtub/shower 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.
08/17/15 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.
08/17/15 Door/window: Door Frame 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.
08/21/15 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.
08/21/15 Door/window: Door Frame 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.
09/01/15 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.
10/08/15 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.
10/08/15 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.
10/08/15 Heat/hot Water: Apartment Only 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 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.: 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 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.

Work Orders (1 found)

Date Created Order Type Description Charge Amount
06/12/06 Handyman public area: cut off chain and padlock on metal gate to south fire passage way. remove all work related debris. note: contractor must contact hpd $0

Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings Cases (10 found)

Violation Date Agency Respondent Charge Result Penalty Imposed Status
06/22/12 Dept. Of Buildings 55 Ocean Llc Fail Maintain Bldg In Compliant Manner: Service Equipment In Violation $ All Terms Met
08/25/10 Sanitation Police 55 Ocean Llc Maintaining Receptacles $100 All Terms Met
01/05/10 Dept. Of Buildings 55 Ocean Llc Fail Maintain Bldg In Compliant Manner: Service Equipment In Violation $ All Terms Met
05/19/09 Sanitation Others 55 Ocean Llc Non-recyclables Left In Recycling Container For Collection $25 All Terms Met
12/08/07 Sanitation Others Davidhertz Maintaining Receptacles $100 All Terms Met
05/02/07 Sanitation Recycling Hertzdavid Loose Rubbish $100 All Terms Met
07/27/03 Dos - Enforcement Agents Davidhertz Storage Of Receptacles Written Off $100 All Terms Met
12/20/02 Sanitation Recycling Heitzdavid Failure To Properly Put Recyclables Out For Collection Written Off $25 All Terms Met
04/26/02 Sanitation Recycling D.hertz Failure To Properly Put Recyclables Out For Collection Written Off $25 All Terms Met
04/26/02 Sanitation Recycling Davidhertz Failure To Post Notices Inform About Recycling Written Off $25 All Terms Met

Rodents (3 inspections found)

Date Result Type
02/06/19 Passed Initial
09/29/17 Passed Initial
05/15/13 Passed Initial

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