Building & Landlord Data for 1275 08Th Ave, San Francisco, CA

Renter Risk Rating
28%

28% chance of no major maintenance issues next year

High Risk Building

Apartments at 1275 08Th Ave are more likely to have maintenance issues than 96% of SF rentals.

Building Overview
Source: Assessor-Recorder
Total Apartments 24
Class Multi-Family Residential
Area 17500 sq ft
Stories 2
Owner Name Mamakos Revocable Tr-Surviv
Owner Since

Code Violations

DBI violations
72

Complaints

311 & DBI complaints
31

Fire

Fire violations & incidents
2

Building records

Source: SF Department of Building Inspection
Date Filed Date Abated Violation Description Status
11/20/19 02/18/20 This notice includes violations for the areas noted. 1275 8th av #101 Not active
11/20/19 02/18/20 Make necessary repairs to plumbing/bathroom (1001 hc) In the bathroom in 1275 unit 101, there is water dripping from the ceiling. Because there has been no rain in over 6 months, the leak is likely from the plumbing or the bathtub installation in the unit above. Have a qualified contractor, using approved methods and materials, locate the source of the leak and repair it. If plumbing repairs require replacing in-wall pipes, completed plumbing permits are required. Not active
11/20/19 02/18/20 Repair damaged walls (1001b,h,o hc) In the bathroom, all damaged walls (as a result of leaks and/or in-wall repairs) must be repaired so that all repaired areas of damage match the existing walls in color, sheen and finish. All regulations regarding disruption of plaster and paint must be followed (see lead hazard warning). Not active
11/20/19 02/18/20 Follow san francisco lead ordinance regulations Lead hazard warning: disturbing lead based paint can be extremely dangerous to dwelling occupants and visitors, particularly to young children, pregnant women, pets, and to people performing work on the premises. section 327 of the san francisco existing building code regulates work that disturbs or removes lead based paint in the interior or exterior of pre-1979 buildings. informational packets available at (415) 558-6088 provide information on notification, performance standards, handling, containment and cleanup requirements for projects involving lead-based paint . all dust, chips and debris must be contained to the area of work in an approved manner. Complaints about uncontained dust and chips will be investigated, and the cost of lead mitigation and clearance reports arising from uncontained dust and chips will be borne by the owner you can contact the san francisco childhood lead poisoning prevention program at: (415) 554-8930 for free advice. If you cause lead dust to be created, you could be liable for any illness caused by the dust. ordinance #446-97. Not active
11/20/19 02/18/20 Inspector's comment It is the property owner's responsibility to be present or direct his/her representative to attend the reinspection as scheduled on this notice of violation for the purpose of providing entry to the inspector of those areas not accessed during the initial inspection as specified, and/or to provide access to all areas cited within this notice. if the property owner cannot attend the scheduled reinspection (as specified on this notice) it is his/her responsibility to secure a different inspection time/date with the inspector, and provide all tenants with notification as required by california civil code section 1954 (san francisco housing code section 303(b)), if any dwellings, apartment units or guest rooms are to be accessed during the reinspection. Not active
10/22/19 Eliminate rodent infestation (1001b, 1306 hc) At the time of inspection, evidence of rodents at the back (west) patio of the sunset apartments (1275-1281 8th av) was apparent. Have a licensed pest control company treat the common areas of the building in an approved manner so that rodents are eliminated. provide documentation from pest control company at time of reinspection. Active
10/22/19 Smoke and co alarms required (911hc, 420cbc) All sleeping rooms and occupied space within this building, regardless of permitted occupancy status, are required to have operating smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, per section 911 sfhc and section 420 cbc, installed, maintained and tested by the building owner. Active
10/22/19 This notice includes violations for the areas noted. 1279a 8th avenue, ground floor udu Active
10/22/19 Inspector comments It is the property owner's responsibility to be present or direct his/her representative to attend the reinspection as scheduled on this notice of violation for the purpose of providing entry to the inspector of those areas not accessed during the initial inspection as specified, and/or to provide access to all areas cited within this notice. if the property owner cannot attend the scheduled reinspection (as specified on this notice) it is his/her responsibility to secure a different inspection time/date with the inspector, and provide all tenants with notification as required by california civil code section 1954 (san francisco housing code section 303(b)), if any dwellings, apartment units or guest rooms are to be accessed during the reinspection. Active
10/22/19 Provide fire extinguisher type 2a 10bc or equivalent.(905, 1001(n)hc) At the rear egress, outside the patio door, provide an approved fire extinguisher, with current inspection tags. Active
10/18/19 02/18/20 Repair sink (1001f hc) In 1281 #101, the cold water faucet at the bathroom lavatory leaks. Have a qualified professional, using approved methods and materials, make repairs to the faucet so it does not leak. Not active
10/18/19 02/18/20 Inspector comments It is the property owner's responsibility to be present or direct his/her representative to attend the reinspection as scheduled on this notice of violation for the purpose of providing entry to the inspector of those areas not accessed during the initial inspection as specified, and/or to provide access to all areas cited within this notice. if the property owner cannot attend the scheduled reinspection (as specified on this notice) it is his/her responsibility to secure a different inspection time/date with the inspector, and provide all tenants with notification as required by california civil code section 1954 (san francisco housing code section 303(b)), if any dwellings, apartment units or guest rooms are to be accessed during the reinspection. Not active
10/18/19 02/18/20 Repair lightswitch (1001e hc) In 1281 #101, the hall light does not operate as designed. Have a qualified professional, using approved methods and materials, make repairs to the installation so that the light operates as designed every time it is used. Not active
10/18/19 02/18/20 Repair damaged walls (1001b,h,o hc) In 1281 #101, there are holes in the wall near the radiator. Have a qualified professional, using approved methods and materials, make repairs so that the holes are fixed and the repairs match the surrounding walls in color and texture. Not active
10/18/19 02/18/20 Repair floor covering (1001b,j,o hc) In 1275 #101, the floor near the bay window has a hole through which the inside of the garage is visible. Have a qualified professional, using approved methods and materials, patch the hole from the bottom so that light and car exhaust does not come through from the garage. Not active
10/18/19 02/18/20 Repair window sash cords (1001(h) hc) In apartments 1277 #105, 1277 #205, 1275 #101, 1281 #101, there are broken sash cords at the wooden sash windows. Have a qualified professional, using approved methods and materials, make repairs to any wooden sash windows to ensure that the sash and frame provide smooth and easy operation and a weather tight condition with a working latch. window is to remain open at any desired position with the balance of a counter weight. Replacement of window units requires completed building permits. repairs to painted surfaces as needed so that repaired windows and surrounding trim match in color and finish is required. Not active
10/18/19 02/18/20 Repair window sash frame (1001(h),708 hc) In 1275 #101, the south east facing lower sash at the bay window does not close all the way. There is peeling paint, deteriorated wood, and a gap at the bottom of the window in the closed position. Have a qualified professional, using approved methods and materials, make repairs to the sash or the frame so that there are no gaps between the frame and the sash. Areas on the sash and surrounding trim which are missing paint must be prepped and painted to match. Not active
10/18/19 02/18/20 Inspector comments Making repairs to comply with this notice will require work in space that is currently occupied. Any damage done or debris and dust that result from the work to be done is the responsibility of the owner/owner's agent. The paint which must be disturbed is assumed to have lead, and all dust, chips and debris must be handled in accordance with san francisco ordinances. (see lead hazard warning) Not active
10/18/19 02/18/20 Repair damaged walls (1001b,h,o hc) In 1277 #204, at the window near the steam radiator, there is missing and peeling paint below the window and on the woodwork around the window indicative of a leak in the exterior. Have a qualified professional, using approved methods and materials, locate the leak and repair it. On the interior, remove all peeling and damaged paint, prep the areas of damage, and paint to match so that there is no missing paint on the woodwork, and the walls match in texture, color and finish. Not active
10/18/19 02/18/20 Repair sink (1001f hc) In 1275 #102, the tile backsplash at the kitchen sink has damage around the wall mounted faucet where the cold water supply penetrates the tile. Have a qualified professional, using approved methods and materials, make repairs to the tile backsplash so that the tile surrounding the penetration are free of cracks and there are no holes in the tile. Not active
10/18/19 02/18/20 Follow san francisco lead ordinance regulations Lead hazard warning: disturbing lead based paint can be extremely dangerous to dwelling occupants and visitors, particularly to young children, pregnant women, pets, and to people performing work on the premises. section 327 of the san francisco existing building code regulates work that disturbs or removes lead based paint in the interior or exterior of pre-1979 buildings. informational packets available at (415) 558-6088 provide information on notification, performance standards, handling, containment and cleanup requirements for projects involving lead-based paint . all dust, chips and debris must be contained to the area of work in an approved manner. Complaints about uncontained dust and chips will be investigated, and the cost of lead mitigation and clearance reports arising from uncontained dust and chips will be borne by the owner you can contact the san francisco childhood lead poisoning prevention program at: (415) 554-8930 for free advice. If you cause lead dust to be created, you could be liable for any illness caused by the dust. ordinance #446-97. Not active
10/18/19 02/18/20 Repair damaged ceilings (1001b,h,o hc) In 1279 #104, the bathroom ceiling is severely damaged, wet and moldy. Have a licensed contractor, using approved methods and materials, find the source of the leak, repair the leak, and then replace all damaged ceiling materials. The contractor is responsible for obtaining plumbing permits if drain/vent or domestic water pipes (other than p-trap) must be replaced. Upon reinspection, the ceiling must be repaired so that finish and paint matches surrounding area. (see lead hazard warning). Provide a copy of the receipt from the contractor to the inspector. Not active
10/18/19 02/18/20 Provide apt. house or hotel water heated to min. 105 degrees f. (41 degrees c.) and max. of 120 degrees f. (49 degrees c.) at hot water taps. (505d(3)) In 1275 #101, the hot water at the bathtub tap measured 90.7 degrees. Have a licensed professional, using approved methods and materials, make repairs so that the hot water complies with housing code. Replacement of domestic water pipes or the shower valve requires completed plumbing permits. Not active
10/18/19 02/18/20 This notice includes violations for the areas noted. Sunset apartments on 8th av - 1275 #102, 1277 #105, 1279 #104, 1277 #205, 1275 #101, 1281 #101 Not active
10/17/19 09/15/20 This notice includes violations for the areas noted. 1275-1281 08th av - sunset apartments, 24 units with 4 main entrances off of a central courtyard. Not active
10/17/19 09/15/20 Paint walls (1001b,1301 hc) In all areas where paint has been removed or is weathered or missing, prep and repaint using high quality paints, applied per the manufacturer's instructions, to protect wood, stucco and other exterior surfaces from weather and wear. Not active
10/17/19 09/15/20 Verify operation of fire escape drop ladders (908,801) Regular fire escape maintenance required. Provide proof of the workability of the fire escape from a qualified service company or contractor (separate from the 604 affidavit) stating that all parts and cables have been tested and are functional or you are required to lower the ladder(s) on re-inspection day to verify proper full release. Not active
10/17/19 09/15/20 Affidavit required, comply with structural maintenance requirements (604) Please provide sfdbi housing inspection services with a completed compliance affidavit for section 604 of the san francisco housing code. Provide to inspector at time of re-inspection, or e- mail to inspector. Not active
10/17/19 09/15/20 Repair fire proofing with approved materials (hc 1001(m), 809) In the boiler room, there are holes in the ceiling. Have a licensed professional, using approved methods and materials, repair the ceiling (the ceiling is expanded steel mesh and fire-rated plaster). Any change in material will require a building permit. Provide a receipt to the inspector from the contractor describing the work done. Not active
10/17/19 09/15/20 Repair lights(1001e hc) Throughout the common areas, the required lighting does not work and/or does not come on as required at night. Have a qualified professional, using approved methods and materials, make changes/repairs to the lighting system so that light is provided as required in the housing code. Upon re-inspection, the owner/owners agent will show a) working lights in entryways and hallways, and b) a working timeclock that operates the required lighting. If temporary lights are part of this system, they must be controlled by a timer, and electrical permits to repair the lighting system must be filed. Not active
10/17/19 09/15/20 Remove or cover damaged/peeling paint in an approved manner to prevent a lead hazard. see lead hazard warning (1001k,1001h) On the south and north sides of the building, there is severe peeling paint (on stairways, decks, siding and windows) on the east and west sides and in the courtyard (stucco and brick siding), there is severe peeling paint on the wooden trim and windows. have a qualified professional, following all local ordinances related to peeling paint, dust and debris, remove the peeling paint from any exterior areas on the building where there is peeling paint. Removal of existing piles of paint chips must also be removed per ordinance. (see lead warning) Not active
10/17/19 09/15/20 Repair stairs (1001(b)(13)hc) On the stairs and related decks and landings on the n and s side, there are areas of dry rot and unsupported deck boards. At the time of inspection, deck boards on landings were noted that had broken and/or could not hold the weight of a person. Have a licensed professional make necessary repairs/replacements, using approved methods and materials, to correct dry rotted components of exterior staircases, decks and landings serving all levels at property. Loose and deteriorated components of staircases, due to dry rot and other factors, were noted at time of inspection. Such components may include, but are not limited to; stringers, posts, steps, deckboards, joist and guard rails. Although some areas of required repair are quite visible, much of the dry rot is hidden by paint or not visible (deck framing built above roofs). Because of these conditions, the professional that repairs makes must endeavor to find all areas of dry-rot to make a complete repair. Use of non-approved materials (ie. Untreated plywood, common grade redwood, southern pine etc.), or poor execution of repairs (i.e. Mis-sloped treads, errors in rise, improper connections etc.) will not be accepted and will not pass final inspection. This item requires final inspection and sign-off by the building inspector (before finish paint is applied) and by the housing inspector. If the professional responsible for repairing the stairs has questions regarding the viability of existing components or materials for repair, they may contact the housing inspector.(see lead hazard warning) *completed building permits required* Not active
10/17/19 09/15/20 Clean or sanitize (1306 hc) In the interior halls, there is dirt and debris. Have a qualified professional clean the floors of the interior hallways. Not active
10/17/19 09/15/20 Inspector comments It is the property owner's responsibility to be present or direct his/her representative to attend the reinspection as scheduled on this notice of violation for the purpose of providing entry to the inspector of those areas not accessed during the initial inspection as specified, and/or to provide access to all areas cited within this notice. if the property owner cannot attend the scheduled reinspection (as specified on this notice) it is his/her responsibility to secure a different inspection time/date with the inspector, and provide all tenants with notification as required by california civil code section 1954 (san francisco housing code section 303(b)), if any dwellings, apartment units or guest rooms are to be accessed during the reinspection. Not active
10/17/19 09/15/20 Provide guardrail (802(c),1001(b)(13)hc) At the corridor to the laundry room, there is a falling hazard associated with incomplete foundation work. Where the temporary corridor floor stops and becomes an open hole, provide a temporary guardrail to prevent falls into the hole. Guardrail must support the weight of a person. Guardrail must be in place at all times except when there is active work going on and a worker present. (work started 8/27/2018, work is stalled awaiting revision filed 6/5/19 - revised permit yet to be issued). Not active
10/17/19 09/15/20 Repair interior entry halls (1001) In the entry halls, there is damage to the plaster where construction work from the other sides of the wall has damaged the interior plaster. Have a qualified professional, using approved methods and materials, repair all damaged plaster in the interior lobbies and hallways. Repairs must match in texture and color. Not active
10/17/19 09/15/20 Follow san francisco lead ordinance regulations Lead hazard warning: disturbing lead based paint can be extremely dangerous to dwelling occupants and visitors, particularly to young children, pregnant women, pets, and to people performing work on the premises. section 327 of the san francisco existing building code regulates work that disturbs or removes lead based paint in the interior or exterior of pre-1979 buildings. informational packets available at (415) 558-6088 provide information on notification, performance standards, handling, containment and cleanup requirements for projects involving lead-based paint . all dust, chips and debris must be contained to the area of work in an approved manner. Complaints about uncontained dust and chips will be investigated, and the cost of lead mitigation and clearance reports arising from uncontained dust and chips will be borne by the owner you can contact the san francisco childhood lead poisoning prevention program at: (415) 554-8930 for free advice. If you cause lead dust to be created, you could be liable for any illness caused by the dust. ordinance #446-97. Not active
10/17/19 09/15/20 Remove egress obstruction at (801,1001(l) hc) At the egress corridor from the backyard (serving the fire escape and ground floor west apartments), the egress door and corridor is blocked by stalled construction. At the time of re-inspection, show the inspector alternate means of secondary egress. Alternate secondary egress must be clearly marked, and existence of the alternate secondary egress must be posted in the entryway of affected buildings. Secondary egress is the responsibility of the owner. Not active
10/17/19 09/15/20 Affidavit required for carbon monoxide and smoke alarms (sfbc 420.4,907.2.22 & 3401.6.1) Complete self certification for the installation of carbon monoxide and smoke alarms. Form must be complete without substitution. Submit to inspector at time of reinspection, or email to inspector. Not active
10/17/19 Remove rubbish or trash (1306,1307 hc) Remove all rufuse from the garage. Active
10/17/19 This notice includes violations for the areas noted. 6674 3rd st., common area. Active
10/17/19 Inspector comments It is the property owner's responsibility to be present or direct his/her representative to attend the re-inspection as scheduled on this notice of violation for the purpose of providing entry to the inspector of those areas not accessed during the initial inspection as specified, and/or to provide access to all areas cited within this notice. if the property owner cannot attend the scheduled re-inspection (as specified on this notice) it is his/her responsibility to secure a different inspection date and time with the inspector, and provide all tenants with notification as required by california civil code section 1954 (san francisco housing code section 303(b), if any dwellings, apartment units or guest rooms are to be accessed during the re-inspection. Active
10/11/19 Inspector comments It is the property owner's responsibility to be present or direct his/her representative to attend the reinspection as scheduled on this notice of violation for the purpose of providing entry to the inspector of those areas not accessed during the initial inspection as specified, and/or to provide access to all areas cited within this notice. if the property owner cannot attend the scheduled reinspection (as specified on this notice) it is his/her responsibility to secure a different inspection time/date with the inspector, and provide all tenants with notification as required by california civil code section 1954 (san francisco housing code section 303(b)), if any dwellings, apartment units or guest rooms are to be accessed during the reinspection. Active
10/11/19 Provide heat to each occupied habitable room for 13 hrs between 5:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. and between 3:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. capable to maintaining a min. room temp. of 68 degrees f. (20 degrees c.). (701c hc) At the time of inspection, multiple complainants said that the heating system had stopped working due to a severed/broken steam pipe. Inspection of the boiler room/ boiler room time clock did not confirm proper operation of heating system. upon re-inspection, provide the inspector with a receipt from the boiler contractor showing time clock set for required hours. Alternatively, a responsible owners agent can show the inspector proper setting of the time clock. Also, the location of the thermostat must meet his requirements (to be inspected at time of reinspection) Active
10/11/19 This notice includes violations for the areas noted. 1275-1281 08th av - sunset apartments, 24 units with 4 main entrances off of a central courtyard. Active
07/12/16 10/24/16 Repair smoke enclosure door closer (807,707 hc) There are at least 8 self closing smoke enclosure doors at the property. At the time of inspection, more than half of the doors did not fully self close and self latch. Make necessary repairs so that all smoke enclosure doors self close and self latch. Not active
07/12/16 10/24/16 Lead hazard warning: disturbing lead based paint can be extremely dangerous to dwelling occupants and visitors, particularly to young children, pregnant women, pets, and to people performing work on the premises. section 3426 of the san francisco building code regulates work that disturbs or removes lead based paint in the interior or exterior of pre-1979 buildings. informational packets available at (415) 558-6088 provide information on notification, performance standards, handling, containment and cleanup requirements for projects involving lead-based paint . you can contact the san francisco childhood lead poisoning prevention program at: (415) 554-8930 for free advice. if you cause lead dust to be created, you could be liable for any illness caused by the dust. ordinance #446-97. Not active
07/12/16 10/24/16 Paint stairs, walkways and decks (1001h,1301 hc) In all areas where paint has been removed or is missing, paint and seal to protect wood surfaces and connection points (especially areas that hold water) from weather, rot (fungus) and wear. Components constructed of pressure treated wood do not have to be painted, however manufacturer's instructions for installation must be followed. Not active
07/12/16 10/24/16 Remove or cover damaged/peeling paint in an approved manner to prevent a lead hazard. see lead hazard warning (1001k,1001h) On the stairs, decks and walkways on the south and north sides of the building, there is peeling, worn and missing paint. remove or cover all worn and peeling paint to avoid lead hazard. Not active
07/12/16 10/24/16 Inspector's comment It is the property owner's responsibility to be present or direct his/her representative to attend, the reinspection as scheduled on this notice of violation for the purpose of providing entry to the inspector of those areas not accessed during the initial inspection as specified, and/or to provide access to all areas cited within this notice. Not active
07/12/16 10/24/16 This notice includes violations for the areas noted. 1275 8th ave, common areas of apartments at block 1742, lot 14 Not active
07/12/16 10/24/16 Repair stairs (1001(b)(13)hc) In many areas of the back stairs/walkways/decks, on both the south and north sides, there is deteriorated decking material/framing material. These stairs/walkways/decks serve as the secondary egress path for all units on the 2nd and 3rd floors. They are constructed of fir, pressure treated fir, and redwood. Because of the mixed materials and mixed exposure, some areas need no work (areas constructed of pressure treated) - but other areas, especially those areas where rainwater is trapped for long periods - have areas of dry rot. have a professional carefully inspect all parts of the secondary egress structures, and, following recommendations of the professional, replace dry-rotted and deteriorated components of the structures. Completion of this item will include a complete inspection of the structures. Areas of the structure which are built of untreated fir must be sealed and painted. (see items 4,5,6) Not active
07/12/16 10/24/16 Inspector's comment Repairs cited in this notice may require a building, plumbing and /or electrical permit. it is the responsibility of the owner to obtain (or have others obtain) any required permits before beginning work that requires permit(s). This case can not be abated until the housing inspector makes a final inspection to verify that all violations have been corrected and all required permits have been obtained and finalized. on reinspection day, present to the housing inspector the job card, plans and permits indicating that all work under building, plumbing and electrical permits is complete. prior to reinspection by housing inspector, call building, plumbing and electrical inspectors for required inspections Not active
06/09/16 07/12/16 This notice includes violations for the areas noted. 1279 8th ave, common areas. Not active
06/09/16 07/12/16 Provide access for routine inspection (303a) It is the property owner's responsibility to be present or direct his/her representative to attend, the reinspection as scheduled on this notice of violation for the purpose of providing entry to the inspector of those areas not accessed during the initial inspection as specified, and/or to provide access to all areas cited within this notice. -please provide access to all common areas of building on re-inspection date in order to perform a complete routine inspection of the property. common and public areas include, but are not limited to, common hallways, required means of egress, fire escapes, roofs accessible by stairways, garages, basements, storage rooms/areas, boiler/utility rooms, common bath rooms, community kitchens, laundry rooms, garbage rooms/areas, court yards, light wells, and rear yards Not active
06/09/16 07/12/16 Repair plumbing leak (1001f) There is at least one plumbing leak in the vicinity of the shower. Have a qualified professional locate and repair any plumbing leaks. Not active
06/09/16 07/12/16 Affidavit required for carbon monoxide and smoke alarms (sfbc 420.4,907.2.22 & 3401.6.1) Complete self certification for the installation of carbon monoxide and smoke alarms. Form must be complete without substitution. Submit to inspector at time of reinspection, or email to inspector. (affidavit and instructions enclosed) Not active
06/09/16 07/12/16 Remove deteriorated duckboards (1002d) The duckboards located underneath the plumbing leak are saturated with water and they are deteriorating and harboring mold. Remove all deteriorated duckboards and any absorbent materials in the vicinity of the leak which are saturated and /or harboring mold. Not active
03/31/10 08/04/10 Permanently remove combustible storage or provide automatic fire sprinklers. (904, 1001(i) hc) Storage. Obtain plumbing permit if sprinkler head are installed. Not active
03/31/10 08/04/10 This notice includes violations for the areas noted. Common area unless otherwise noted. Not active
03/31/10 08/04/10 Provide ventilation for garage (1001b(8) hc) Garage either by sheet metal vents at bottom garage door or window. Not active
03/31/10 08/04/10 Inspector comments It is the property owner's responsibility to be present or direct his/her representative to attend, the reinspection as scheduled on this notice of violation for the purpose of providing entry to the inspector of those areas not accessed during the initial inspection as specified, and/or to provide access to all areas cited within this notice. if the property owner cannot attend the scheduled reinspection (as specified on this notice) it is his/her responsibility to secure a different inspection date and time with the inspector, and provide all tenants with notification as required by california civil code section 1954 (san francisco housing code section 303(b), if any dwellings, apartment units or guest rooms are to be accessed during the reinspection. Not active
03/31/10 08/04/10 Permanently remove combustible storage or provide automatic fire sprinklers. (904, 1001(i) hc) Remove paper flooring from garage floor. Not active
03/31/10 08/04/10 M anager's sign at conspicuous place sfhc 1311 Post manager's sign a conspicuous place such as mail box or intercomm. Not active
03/31/10 08/04/10 Provide deadlatch locks with min 1/2" throw at exit doors (706 hc) All exit doors from hallways. Not active
03/31/10 08/04/10 Remove egress obstruction at (801,1001(l) hc) 1) do not block access at passageway. Remove or relocate garbage cans from passageway, 2) rear stair: remove bbq grille. Not active
04/18/05 07/21/11 Inspector comments No apparent violations at time of inspection. Not active
05/25/04 07/19/04 Maintain a minimum one functional smoke detector in each unit (908 911 hc) Two smoke detectors were tested in two different units and failed to alarm / sound. it is recommended that smoke detectors be tested on a regular basis and all batteries be replaced annually to maintain a working and functional device. advise occupants not to disconnect the batteries or remove the units inside the apartments or from public areas. have all units inspected, serviced or replaced as required. sign the enclosed smoke detectors self certification form and mail back to the inspector by no later than 18-june-2004. Not active
05/25/04 07/19/04 Comments regarding emergency exiting inside the units/apartments: Test and verify that all windows and doors leading to the emergency fire escape (second mean of egress) are operational and unobstructed. test manual releases on window security bars on a regular basis including window hardware. advise occupants not to block the bath of emergency exits on the inside particularly in sleeping rooms. Not active
05/25/04 07/19/04 This notice includes violations for the areas noted. Complaint inspection due to a fire and malfunctioning smoke detector and routine inspection of public and common areas at 1275 08th avenue. chapters 1, 2, & 3 of the san francisco housing code require that the department of building inspection perform periodic health & safety inspections of residential property. this routine inspection was conducted to assure that all requirements have been met per attached routine inspection checklist. Not active
05/25/04 07/19/04 Recharge two discharged (used) fire extinguishers (905, 1001(m) hc) **reminder** all fire extinguishers are required to be recharged and serviced annually and date tag must be posted and current. check the pressure gauge periodically as occasionally the seal may leaks and the unit becomes ineffective. make sure that the date tag and pressure gauge are visible through the clear glass in a locked cabinets. Not active
05/25/04 07/19/04 Inspector comments regarding abating this notice To abate this notice, complete the work within 21 days, sign the enclosed affidavit form and mail back by no later than 06/18/2004. your cooperation is appreciated. Not active
Source: SF Department of Building Inspection
Date Filed Date Abated Division Description Status Number
02/19/20 Building Inspection Division Date last observed: 18-feb-20; time last observed: 9:00 a.m.; identity of person performing the work: same company that did the retr; floor: all; unit: all; exact location: main bldg; building type: residence/dwelling ; additional information: exterior lead paint being sanded into air, no permit for this area of bldg.; Not Active 202019715
02/18/20 Housing Inspection Services Sanding lead paint off the building Not Active 202019371
01/15/20 Building Inspection Division Date last observed: 15-jan-20; time last observed: 8:00 a.m.; floor: 2nd; exact location: main bldg; building type: residence/dwelling electrical inoperative; no heat; insects/rodents; no power to an outlet; ; additional information: rodent droppings all over back stairs; inadequate amps can't even run 2 appliances at once; outlet behind radiator, sparks, flips breaker, one outlet for 12 x 15 ft. room; no heat as required by sf rent board; ; Not Active 202011609
12/23/19 Housing Inspection Services Windows do not close Not Active 201907641
11/20/19 02/18/20 Housing Inspection Services Water dripping from bathroom ceiling Not Active 201902361
11/06/19 Housing Inspection Services Outlets have no power Active 201999391
10/22/19 Housing Inspection Services Maintenance items at common areas behind udu Active 201995901
10/18/19 Housing Inspection Services Ceiling leak and mold on the ceiling Not Active 201995081
10/18/19 02/18/20 Housing Inspection Services Housing violations within dwelling units at sunset apartments Not Active 201995021
10/17/19 Building Inspection Division Date last observed: 16-oct-19; time last observed: 9:00 a.m. ; identity of person performing the work: no identifying name on trucks ; floor: ground flo; exact location: main bldg; building type: residence/dwelling other housing; ; additional information: please god make this retrofit company finish the work. this bldg. is small, they have been here pounding for 8 hours a day since may. failed one inspection, wires everywhere, breaking through walls in the lobby, banging on water pipes, they are in the apartments, it is clear they are incompetent. please reinspect. this is dangerous and has going on far, far too long. ; Not Active 201994522
10/17/19 Housing Inspection Services No heat, dryrot throughout unit as a result from water leaks, and possible illegal unit. Active 201994801
10/17/19 09/15/20 Housing Inspection Services Routine inspection of common areas Not Active 201994652
10/11/19 Housing Inspection Services No heat for over 3 weeks due from a pipe bursting. Active 201993071
10/11/19 Building Inspection Division Construction has started 3 months ago. a trench ( 2' wide and 3' deep) in the hall way leading to the laundry room is open. bracing above the trench. the trench should have been filled with concrete, and it has not been done yet. this is a safety hazard. the wall between the hallway and boiler seems to be unstable. Not Active 201993061
05/31/19 Housing Inspection Services Date last observed: 31-may-19; unit: 101; exact location: main bldg; building type: residence/dwelling work w/o permit; dilapidated structure; work being done in dangerous manner; other housing; ; additional information: unsafe building practices possible exposure to hazardous materials ; Not Active 201959151
10/18/16 Housing Inspection Services Garbage was moved to the back patio near tenants door. no cover on garbage and is open to vermin. Not Active 201642055
09/27/16 Housing Inspection Services The problem area is in the drive aisle in the common garage at the far right (north) side. --- one of the bathrooms above the garage has had a plumbing leak for an extended period of time and the building management has not fixed it. part of the ceiling of the garage collapsed and it is clear there is mold growing on the wood framing of the floor/ceiling above the garage. Not Active 201638764
07/12/16 10/24/16 Housing Inspection Services Routine Not Active 201626452
06/09/16 07/12/16 Housing Inspection Services Broken sewer pipe behind the wall, sewer water coming out behind the closet in the bedroom, mold growing on the wall in living room and bathroom, sanity concern Not Active 201621571
12/08/15 Housing Inspection Services Heat was not properly provided Not Active 201583992
06/28/11 07/20/11 Plumbing Inspection Division Replaced domestic hot water boiler without permit (ruud 270kbtu). inadequate seismic bracing, insufficient combustion air and steam boiler lacks seismic bracing. Not Active 201147711
03/31/10 08/04/10 Housing Inspection Services Routine, 24 units Not Active 201039498
05/30/08 06/12/08 Building Inspection Division Excessive dust in building due to construction Not Active 200859730
04/18/05 07/21/11 Code Enforcement Section No current permits to operate the steam and the ruud domestic hot water boilers Not Active 200559978
05/25/04 07/19/04 Housing Inspection Services Had a fire in one apartment that did not have a smoke detector. most of the units do not have a smoke detectors. Not Active 200450355
04/30/01 04/30/01 Housing Inspection Services Routine inspection Not Active 200116978
09/05/97 09/11/97 Housing Inspection Services Alarm bell system malfunction. unable to reset alarm system. Not Active 199708579
Source: SF 311, City & County of San Francisco
Date Category Agency Type Details Status
08/27/20 General Request - BUILDING INSPECTION DBI Inspection Services Queue Customer callback Inspection services - customer callback Comment Noted - Emailed requested contact information.
10/06/19 Residential Building Request DBI Housing Inspection Queue Building - mold and mildew Mold and mildew Case is a Duplicate - To view the status, see http://dbiweb.sfgov.org/dbipts/default.aspx?page=AddressComplaint&ComplaintNo 201995081
10/10/16 General Request - DPH DPH - Environmental Health - G Request for service Environmental health - request for service Case Transferred - DPH Environmental Health Healthy Housing & Vector Control Program, DPH 415-252-3805
09/26/16 Residential Building Request DBI Housing Inspection Queue Building - plumbing broken leaking Plumbing broken leaking Case Resolved - 201638764 has been filed with Housing Inspection Services 415 558-6220. To view status, visit our website www.sfdbi.org
Source: SF Department of Public Health
Date Business Name Inspection Type Violation Risk Score
Source: SF Fire Department
Violation Date Close Date Address Description Penalty Amount Status
07/10/19 10/11/19 1275 - 1279 08th Ave building owner contact posting requirement $ abated
07/10/19 10/11/19 1275 - 1279 08th Ave alarm system maintained $ abated
Source: SF Fire Department
Date Primary Situation Description Disposition
Source: SF Fire Department
Complaint Date Disposition Date Description Disposition
07/02/19 Alarm Systems Violation Issued 09/29/16 Blocked Exits Condition Corrected 02/22/16 Uncategorized Complaint Condition Corrected 02/03/16 Alarm Systems Condition Corrected
Source: SF Fire Department
Inspection Date Correction Date Description Status
Source: SF Department of Building Inspection
Creation Date Cost Description Status Number
07/07/20 $10000 Reroofing: install new 3-play built up roof consisting of 1-play 37# modified base sheet nailed and 1-play ultra sa 87lbm mid ply smooth then 1play fire rated 110lb mineral surface cap sheet. Issued 202007079731
07/07/20 $10000 Reroofing: install new 3-play built up roof consisting of 1-play 37# modified base sheet nailed and 1-play ultra sa 87lbm mid ply smooth then 1play fire rated 110lb mineral surface cap sheet. Issued 202007079731
07/07/20 $10000 Reroofing: install new 3-play built up roof consisting of 1-play 37# modified base sheet nailed and 1-play ultra sa 87lbm mid ply smooth then 1play fire rated 110lb mineral surface cap sheet. Issued 202007079731
11/07/19 $8000 Correct nov complaint #201994652. 1) repair the dry rot decking, stair and handrail < 50% 2) patch holes in the boiler room 3) remove the peeling paint and repaint on the exterior wall. Complete 201911076719
11/07/19 $8000 Correct nov complaint #201994652. 1) repair the dry rot decking, stair and handrail < 50% 2) patch holes in the boiler room 3) remove the peeling paint and repaint on the exterior wall. Complete 201911076719
06/05/19 $1 Soft story revision 201605187802 revise plywood shear walls Issued 201906052620
06/05/18 $10000 Legalize (e) dwelling unit at 1st flr per ord# 43-14. planning code section 207.3, new unit included bedroom, bathroom and kitchen. Filed 201806050977
07/13/17 $20000 (n) dwelling units (adu) per ordinance no. 162-16. legalize 9e) one unit at (e) 1st flr/garage. units include kitchen, bathroom, living & bedroom. revised permit application to indicate the scope to include the construction of 3 new dwling units and legalization of 1 existing unit, dmj 12/09/2020; Approved 201707131829
07/13/17 $20000 (n) dwelling units (adu) per ordinance no. 162-16. legalize 9e) one unit at (e) 1st flr/garage. units include kitchen, bathroom, living & bedroom. revised permit application to indicate the scope to include the construction of 3 new dwling units and legalization of 1 existing unit, dmj 12/09/2020; Approved 201707131829
07/13/17 $20000 (n) dwelling units (adu) per ordinance no. 162-16. legalize 9e) one unit at (e) 1st flr/garage. units include kitchen, bathroom, living & bedroom. revised permit application to indicate the scope to include the construction of 3 new dwling units and legalization of 1 existing unit, dmj 12/09/2020; Approved 201707131829
07/13/17 $20000 (n) dwelling units (adu) per ordinance no. 162-16. legalize 9e) one unit at (e) 1st flr/garage. units include kitchen, bathroom, living & bedroom. revised permit application to indicate the scope to include the construction of 3 new dwling units and legalization of 1 existing unit, dmj 12/09/2020; Approved 201707131829
07/13/17 $20000 (n) dwelling units (adu) per ordinance no. 162-16. legalize 9e) one unit at (e) 1st flr/garage. units include kitchen, bathroom, living & bedroom. revised permit application to indicate the scope to include the construction of 3 new dwling units and legalization of 1 existing unit, dmj 12/09/2020; Approved 201707131829
05/18/16 $150000 Seismic retrofit of soft story comply with sfbc 34b, mandatory seismic retrofit iebc a-4. Issued 201605187802
05/18/16 $150000 Seismic retrofit of soft story comply with sfbc 34b, mandatory seismic retrofit iebc a-4. Issued 201605187802
03/23/11 $10000 #106- remodel kitchen, new electrical, plumbing and sheetrock for kitchen Complete 201103232679
06/22/10 $22888 Reroofing Issued 201006225067
05/14/08 $18786 Provide partial voluntary installation of ab & shear walls to garage area. 3/4"x10" long ramset exp. ab w/ plate washers and post tie. Complete 200805142111
05/14/08 $18786 Provide partial voluntary installation of ab & shear walls to garage area. 3/4"x10" long ramset exp. ab w/ plate washers and post tie. Complete 200805142111
11/05/97 $1 Show change in floor plan rearrange partition walls Complete 9722398
10/24/97 $1 Renew permit #9407537 Complete 9721433
01/10/97 $2500 Add fire sprinklers for added units Expired 9700608
08/30/96 $8250 Repair and replace existing foundation Expired 9616354
05/24/94 $1 Install walls partitions toilets sliding doors ceilings Issued 9407537
09/17/92 $15000 Reroofing Complete 9216026
07/03/92 $50000 Install walls,partitions, toilets, baths, ceilings, doors+++ Expired 9211009
03/19/90 $3400 Repair rotten wood at exterior, replace stucco Complete 9005233
01/17/90 $3200 Repair dry rot in ext wall, stucco Complete 9001110
Source: SF Department of Building Inspection
Creation Date Description Status Number
03/23/11 Work in unit 106: remodel kitchen. install new electrical wires. bring the kitchen up to code. new light fixture and recetpacles. 2 lights, 2 switches, 10 receptacles, 1 range. Complete E201103233759
Source: SF Department of Building Inspection
Creation Date Type Status Number
01/22/20 Expired PW20200122536 08/14/15 Complete PW20150814478 06/22/15 Complete PP20150622709 06/05/15 Complete PP20150605306 04/28/15 Complete PMW20150428939 06/12/13 Complete PP20130612567 02/11/13 Complete PW20130211605 07/08/11 Complete PP20110708447 07/08/11 Complete PP20110708447 03/23/11 Complete PP20110323932
Source: SF Planning
Date Address Description Developer
06/08/18 1275 08Th Ave 94122 LEGALIZE (E) DWELLING UNIT AT 1ST FLR PER ORD# 43-14. PLANNING CODE SECTION 207.3, NEW UNIT INCLUDED BEDROOM, BATHROOM AND KITCHEN. Guan, Xie
11/29/17 1275 08Th Ave 94122 Variance from the exposure requirement to permit the addition of three new ADUs at the ground floor. Guan, Bill
07/25/17 1275 08Th Ave 94122 ADDITION OF THREE NEW ACCESSORY DWELLING UNITS PER ORD. 162-16. A PROPOSED 4th DWELLING UNIT ADDED THROUGH LEGALIZATION PROGRAM PER ORD. 43-14 UNDER SEPARATE BUILDING PERMIT NO. 201806050977 Guan, Bill
Source: Department of Finance
Date Disclosed Date Agreed Amount Number of Tenants
1285 08th Avenue 05/15/19 $ 1285 08th Avenue 05/15/19 $ 1285 08th Avenue 05/15/19 $
Source: Assessor-Recorder
Address Units Class Code
1281 1275 08Th Av 24 Apartment 15 Units or more
Source: SF Department of Building Inspection
Tier Status
2 Work Complete, CFC Issued
Source: SF Department of Building Inspection
Affidavit Date
1/12/2016

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