Falcon Towers

245 E 44th St

This Property At A Glance

Mixed-Use Elevator Building

This is a Mixed-Use Elevator Building.

In East Side

245 E 44th St is located in East Side, a neighborhood in Manhattan.

Wealthy Area

The median income in this area is $100,931, which is higher than typical for Manhattan.

Tree-Lined Streets

There are 94 street trees within a block of 245 E 44th St.

Falcon Towers is a 31-floor, 181-unit Mixed-Use Elevator Building in Manhattan's East Side near East 44th Street and 2nd Avenue.

If you live at or are thinking of moving to Falcon Towers, you'll want to carefully examine the 4 problems and violations we've detected in this property's records. In addition, residents filed 65 noise complaints, 4 filth complaints, and 11 street quality complaints.

Building records show 13 construction or renovation projects at Falcon Towers since 2003. As for neighborhood change, records show 2 demolitions and 8 new building developments in the area within the past year.

The closest subway access includes the 4, 5, 6, and 6 Express at 640 3 Avenue, there are 3 Citi Bike stations nearby, and the typical wait time for a taxi at Falcon Towers is 34 seconds.

As for the demographics around Falcon Towers, the median age is 34, 35% of residents are married, and 6% of residents have at least one child. The median individual full-time income is about $100,931 and about 40% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Registered voters in this building are 67% 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 Ps 59 Beekman Hill International, Ps 78, and Art And Design High School in the report below.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 76.5°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.1°F.

Building

Building Type
Elevator
Unit Count
181
Floor Count
31
Elevators
4

Elevators

Heading up during evening peak
Typical Lobby Wait Time
12
seconds
Travel Time From Lobby
64
seconds
Heading down during morning peak
Typical Floor Wait Time
26
seconds
Travel Time From Floor
59
seconds

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
4
Problems
Date Unit Space Problem Priority Status
February 02, 2017 29C ENTIRE APT ENTIREBUILDING: NO HOT WATER Emergency Resolved
May 03, 2016 BLDG BUILDING-WIDE ENTIREBUILDING: NO HEAT Emergency Resolved
May 02, 2016 7E BUILDING-WIDE ENTIREBUILDING: NO HEAT Emergency Resolved
May 01, 2016 7E BUILDING-WIDE ENTIREBUILDING: NO HEAT Emergency Resolved
The total number of historical violations for is
0
Violations

Financial

Transportation

Subway Access

640 3 Avenue
4
5
6
6
7
7
S
3 min

Taxi Stats

The typical wait time for a taxi is
34
seconds at East 44th Street and 2nd Avenue
In a typical hour
217
available taxis pass by East 44th Street and 2nd Avenue
In a typical hour
15
taxis pick up passengers at East 44th Street and 2nd Avenue
In a typical hour
14
taxis drop off passengers at East 44th Street and 2nd Avenue

Commute Stats

The common time to leave for work in this neighborhood is
8:30 AM to 8:59 AM
The most common way to commute in this neighborhood is
Walked
There are
3
Citi Bike Stations within 3 blocks of
The percent of households with at least one car in this area is
17%

Your Commute Times

New Businesses

EATING - DRINKING
There is
1
NEW
EATING - DRINKING
ESTABLISHMENT

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
65
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
4
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
11
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

5 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

94 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

RIVER SCHOOL
0.5 mile away
PS 116 MARY LINDLEY MURRAY
0.6 mile away
PS 59 BEEKMAN HILL INTERNATIONAL
0.6 mile away
PS 78
0.9 mile away

Middle Schools Near

PS 78
0.9 mile away
RIVERVIEW SCHOOL
0.9 mile away
HUNTERS POINT COMMUNITY MIDDLE SCHOOL
0.9 mile away
47 THE AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE AND ENGLISH LOWER SCHOOL
1.0 mile away

High Schools Near

ART AND DESIGN HIGH SCHOOL
0.6 mile away
MANHATTAN ACADEMY FOR ARTS AND LANGUAGES
0.6 mile away
UNITY CENTER FOR URBAN TECHNOLOGIES
0.6 mile away
MURRAY HILL ACADEMY
0.6 mile away

Construction

There have been
13
construction projects in this building since 2003
Date Type
January 28, 2017 Alteration
INSTALL NEW CHIMNEY LINER IN EXISTING CHIMNEY.
October 22, 2016 Fire Suppression Work
INSTALLATION OF AUTOMATIC FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM IN CONJUNCTION WITH APPLICATION #122642104 , # 122575560. NO CHANGE IN USE,EGRESS OR OCCUPANCY.
October 05, 2016 Sprinkler System Work
SPRINKLER WORK FOR CELLAR & 1ST FLOOR COMMERCIAL SPACE. NO CHANGE TO EGRESS, OCCUPANCY OR USE.
August 05, 2016 Major Alteration
SUBSEQUENT APPLICATION FILED FOR STRUCTURAL WORK.
May 10, 2016 Mechanical/HVAC Work
MH & PL WORK FOR COMMERCIAL CELLAR AND 1ST FLOORS. NO CHANGE IN EGRESS OCCUPANCY OR USE.
April 08, 2016 Alteration
1ST FLOOR & CELLAR COMMERCIAL ESTABLISHMENT, ERECT MINOR INTERIOR PARTITIONS, NEW FINISHES. NO CHANGE IN EGRESS,OCCUPANCY OR USE UNDER THIS APPLICATION
March 26, 2016 Fire Alarm Work
INSTALL/MODIFY/RELOCATE FIRE ALARM AT CELLAR & 1ST FLOORS.
September 11, 2015 Fuel-Burner Work
ACTIVATE GAS PORTION OF TWO EXISTING GAS/OIL BURNERS ON NYC BOILER NO'S MD63807-01 & 02. INSTALL NEW GAS SERVICE, GAS METER AND GAS PIPING.
November 27, 2010 Alteration
INTERIOR RENOVATION TO EXISTING "A" AND "D" LINE APARTMENTS FROM THE 2ND TO 32ND FLOOR. INSTALL PARTITION AND DOOR. ALL AS PER PLAN. NO CHANGE IN USE, EGRESS OR OCCUPANCY.
November 25, 2010 Alteration
SOUTH AND WEST FACADE RESTORATION AS PER PLANS. NO CHANGE TO OCCUPANCY, USE, EGRESS OR BULK.
May 13, 2010 Sidewalk Shed Installation
INSTALLATION OF 228 LINEAR FEET OF HEAVY DUTY SIDEWALK SHED FOR BLDG ALTERATION, FILED SEPARATELY. LIVE LOAD 300 PSF. SIDEWALK SHED SHALL COMPLY WITH CHAPTER #33 OF THE 2008 CODE. NO CHANGE IN USE, OCCUPANCY OR EGRESS UNDER THIS APPLICATION
December 16, 2009 Fuel-Burner Work
REPLACE BOILER AND OIL BURNER (NYC BOILER NO. 103072-01).
May 20, 2009 Alteration
FACADE RESTORATION AS PER PLANS. NO CHANGE TO OCCUPANCY, USE, EGRESS OR BULK.
There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days within 3 blocks
Scaffold
Sidewalk Shed

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There have been
2
demolitions in the last year within 5 blocks
There have been
8
new buildings in the last year within 5 blocks

Crime

Crime Risks (This data represents crime risk for the ZIP code of the property.)

Risk of burglary
in this area is
28%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
25%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
42%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
9%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
6%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
26%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
35
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
Bachelor's Degree
Households with children are
6%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
35%

Political

This Building is
67%
registered Democrat
The Area is
67%
registered Democrat

Weather & Natural Disasters