Townhouse: 538 West 142nd Street

538 W 142nd St

This Property At A Glance

Single Family Home

This is a Single Family Home.

In Hamilton Heights

538 W 142nd St is located in Hamilton Heights, a neighborhood in Other.

Tree-Lined Streets

There are 103 street trees within a block of 538 W 142nd St.

Townhouse: 538 West 142nd Street is a 3-floor, 9-unit Single Family Home in Manhattan's Hamilton Heights near West 142nd Street and Hamilton Place. The building was built in 1910.

If you live at or are thinking of moving to Townhouse: 538 West 142nd Street, you'll want to carefully examine the 23 problems and violations we've detected in this property's records. In addition, residents filed 160 noise complaints, 5 filth complaints, and 7 street quality complaints.

As for neighborhood change, records show 0 demolitions and 0 new building developments in the area within the past year.

The closest subway access includes the 1 at Broadway & 145th St, there are 0 Citi Bike stations nearby, and the typical wait time for a taxi at Townhouse: 538 West 142nd Street is 20 minutes.

Registered voters in this building are 100% Democrat.

This address is zoned for New York City Public Schools, which is rated below average overall. You can see individual ratings and program information on nearby schools like New Explorations Into Science, Tech And Math High School, Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School, and Thurgood Marshall Academy For Learning And Social in the report below.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 76.5°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.6°F. The average annual rainfall is 49.9 inches and the average annual snowfall is 25.8 inches.

Building

Building Type
Single-Family
Unit Count
9
Floor Count
3
Build Year
1910

Complaints and Violations

Violations data comes from NYC HPD (Housing Preservation and Development) and is collected via NYC 311.
The total number of problems reported for is
0
Problems
The total number of historical violations for is
23
Violations
Date Observed Violation Priority Status
October 27, 2016 Other Other Closed
§27-2107 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.
February 03, 2015 Other Other Closed
§27-2107 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.
November 07, 1999 Replacement Parts Needed Immediately Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE REPLACE WITH NEW THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE PAINTED SPRINKLER HEADS AT SOFFITS OF STAIRS AT ALL STYS PUBLIIC HALL 191283ER1.
November 07, 1999 Repairs Needed Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE PROPERLY REPAIR WITH SIMILAR MATERIAL THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE FIRE RETARDING CEILING & WALLS AT 3 STY PUBLIC HALL.
November 07, 1999 Garbage / Rubbish Problems Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2010, 2011, 2012 ADM CODE REMOVE THE ACCUMULATION OF REFUSE AND/OR RUBBISH AND MAINTAIN IN A CLEAN CONDITION THE GARBAGE AT BOILER ROOM AT CELLAR.
November 07, 1999 Signage Problems Non Hazardous Closed
§ 329, M/D LAW AND DEPT. RULES AND REGS. PROVIDE A COMPLETED CERTIFICATE OF INSPECTION VISITS IN A PROPER FRAME AT OR NEAR MAILBOXES, BOTTOM EDGE OF FRAME BETWEEN 48-62 INCHES ABOVE FLOOR FRAME MISSING AT 1 STY PUBLIC HALL.
November 07, 1999 Signage Problems Non Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2104 ADM CODE POST AND MAINTAIN A PROPER SIGN ON WALL OF ENTRANCE STORY SHOWING THE REGISTRATION NUMBER ASSIGNED BY THE DEPARTMENT AND THE ADDRESS OF THE BUILDING.
November 07, 1999 Signage Problems Non Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2045 ADM CODE POST A PROPER NOTICE OF SMOKE DETECTOR REQUIREMENTS, IN A FORM APPROVED BY THE COMMISSIONER, AT OR NEAR THE MAIL BOX SIGN MISSING AT 1 STY PUBLIC HALL.
November 07, 1999 Signage Problems Non Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2048 ADM CODE PAINT OR POST A SIGN INDICATING FLOORS AT WALLS OF PUBLIC HALL STAIRS AT ALL STYS.
November 07, 1999 Paint Problems Non Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2013 ADM CODE PAINT WITH LIGHT COLORED PAINT TO THE SATISFACTION OF THIS DEPARTMENT WALLS & CEILING AT 2ND & 3 STY PUBLIC HALL.
July 09, 1998 Unlawful Locks Immediately Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005, 2007 ADM CODE REMOVE THE ILLEGAL FASTENING DOUBLE CYLINDER DEAD BOLT LOCK AT GATE FRONT ENTRANCE TO BLDG.
July 27, 1988 Health / Safety Hazards Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE PROPERLY SECURE THE LOOSE ELECTRIC CEILING LIGHT FIXTURE 3 STY PUBLIC HALL.
July 27, 1988 Signage Problems Non Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2048 ADM CODE PAINT OR POST A SIGN INDICATING FLOORS ON WALLS AT OR NEAR STAIRS ALL STYS PUBLIC HALLS.
July 27, 1988 Replacement Parts Needed Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE REPLACE WITH NEW THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE WOOD DOOR CASING INTERIOR 2 STY FRONT ROOM 4 ENTRANCE.
July 27, 1988 Faucet Problems Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2026 ADM CODE REPAIR THE LEAKY AND/OR DEFECTIVE FAUCETS BATHTUB 2 STY COMMUNITY BATHROOM.
July 27, 1988 Health / Safety Hazards Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE PROPERLY SECURE THE LOOSE ELECTRIC CEILING LIGHT FIXTURE 2 STY COMMUNITY BATHROOM.
July 27, 1988 Garbage / Rubbish Problems Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2010, 2011, 2012 ADM CODE REMOVE THE ACCUMULATION OF REFUSE AND/OR RUBBISH AND MAINTAIN IN A CLEAN CONDITION THE CELLAR THRU OUT.
November 03, 1985 Plaster / Paint Problems Hazardous Closed
D26-10.01 ADM CODE REPAIR THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE PLASTERED SURFACES AND PAINT IN A UNIFORM COLOR CEILING BASEMENT STY APT BATHROOM.
November 03, 1985 Health / Safety Hazards Immediately Hazardous Closed
D26-10.01 ADM CODE & 309 M/D LAW ABATE THE NUISANCE CONSISTING OF PROVIDE LIGHTS BASEMENT STY APT THROUGHOUT ER1.
December 09, 1984 Smoke Detector Hazards Hazardous Closed
D26-20.08,20.09 ADM CODE PROVIDE AN APPROVED AND OPERATIONAL SMOKE DETECTING DEVICE, INSTALLED IN ACCORDANCE WITH DEPARTMENT OF BUILDINGS RULES AND REGULATIONS 2 STY FRONT ROOM 4 MISSING.
November 08, 1984 Hot Water Problems Immediately Hazardous Closed
D26-17.07 ADM CODE PROVIDE HOT WATER AT ALL HOT WATER FIXTURES KITCHEN AND BATHROOM 1ST STY REAR APT 3. LOCATED AT APT 3
November 08, 1984 Signage Problems Immediately Hazardous Closed
D26-17.10 ADM CODE POST NOTICE, IN FORM APPROVED BY THE DEPARTMENT, STATING THE NAME AND LOCATION OF THE PERSON DESIGNATED BY THE OWNER TO HAVE KEY TO BUILDING'S HEATING SYSTEM 1ST STY PUBLIC HALL NEAR MAILBOXES AND AT DOOR TO BOILER ROOM.
November 08, 1984 Smoke Detector Hazards Hazardous Closed
D26-20.08,20.09 ADM CODE PROVIDE AN APPROVED AND OPERATIONAL SMOKE DETECTING DEVICE, INSTALLED IN ACCORDANCE WITH DEPARTMENT OF BUILDINGS RULES AND REGULATIONS 1ST STY REAR APT 3 MISSING. LOCATED AT APT 3

Financial

Transportation

Subway Access

Broadway & 145th St
1
3 min
Saint Nicholas Ave & 145th St
A
C
B
D
4 min

Taxi Stats

The typical wait time for a taxi is
20
minutes at West 142nd Street and Hamilton Place

Commute Stats

There are
0
Citi Bike Stations within 3 blocks of
The percent of households with at least one car in this area is
18%

Your Commute Times

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

Incident data comes from NYC 311. To report complaints or learn more about NYC 311 visit here
There were
160
noise complaints in the last year within a block
Loud Music / Party
Construction
Loud Talking / Yelling
Car / Truck
Dog Barking
Industrial / Machinery
Alarm
Other
Helicopter

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There were
5
filth complaints in the last year within a block
Sewer
Graffiti
Air Quality
Urinating in Public
Hazardous Materials
Street Filth
Litter / Clutter
Industrial Waste

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There were
7
street complaints in the last year within a block
Street Light
Road Condition
Scaffold Safety
Dead Tree
Sidewalk Condition
Broken Parking Meter

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Rodent Sightings

19 rodent sightings reported within a block of

18 rodent sightings is typical around buildings in Manhattan

Condition Attracting Rodents
Rat Sighting
Mouse Sighting
Signs of Rodents
Rodent Bite

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Street Trees

103 street trees within a block of

77 street trees is typical around buildings in Manhattan

School

School District

This property is zoned for
NEW YORK CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
This school district has
1,880
schools
There are
1,038,001
students enrolled in this district

Elementary Schools Near

PS 325
0.2 mile away
PS 192 JACOB H SCHIFF
0.2 mile away
NEW EXPLORATIONS INTO SCIENCE, TECH AND MATH HIGH SCHOOL
7.5 mile away

Middle Schools Near

THURGOOD MARSHALL ACADEMY FOR LEARNING AND SOCIAL
0.7 mile away
HOSTOS-LINCOLN ACADEMY OF SCIENCE
1.3 mile away
BRONX SCHOOL FOR LAW GOVERNMENT AND JUSTICE
1.7 mile away
WASHINGTON HEIGHTS EXPEDITIONARY LEARNING SCHOOL
2.0 mile away

High Schools Near

A PHILIP RANDOLPH CAMPUS HIGH SCHOOL
0.4 mile away
MOTT HALL HIGH SCHOOL
0.5 mile away
THURGOOD MARSHALL ACADEMY FOR LEARNING AND SOCIAL
0.7 mile away
GREGORIO LUPERON HIGH SCHOOL FOR SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS
1.2 mile away

Construction

There have been
0
construction projects in this building since 2003
There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days within 3 blocks
Scaffold
Sidewalk Shed

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There have been
0
demolitions in the last year within 5 blocks
There have been
0
new buildings in the last year within 5 blocks

Demographics

Political

This Building is
100%
registered Democrat

Weather & Natural Disasters