20 E 179 St
Bronx, NY 10453 · Morris Heights

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20 E 179 St, Bronx, NY 10453

Apartment in Morris Heights

20 E 179 St is a apartment located at 20 E 179th St, Bronx, NY 10453, in the area is commonly known as Morris Heights.

Built in 1926, this low rise building is 5 stories tall and contains 31 apartments. It is owned by Build Mt. Hope Hsngde, of Dougert Management.

Owner & Management

CorporateOwner CORP
BUILD MT HOPE HDFC
Agent CORP
DOUGERT MANAGEMENT CORP
HeadOfficer
Fritez Jean

Building Facts

Year Built
1926
Year Renovated
1993
Style
pre-war
Total Apartments
31 apartments (6 per floor)
Total Floors
5
Owner
BUILD-MT. HOPE HSNGDE
Management
Dougert Management
Problems
56 issues found
Building Class
C7
Built Area
28,875 ft2 (Average ~931ft2 per unit)
Lot Area
7,500 ft2 (75.0 × 100.0)
FAR
3.85
Zoning District
R8

Closed Sales

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Complaints, Violations & Permits

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Summary
Complaint ENTIRE BUILDING - NO HEAT reported in BUILDING-WIDE

ENTIRE BUILDING - NO HEAT reported in BUILDING-WIDE

NYC complaint reference #. 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.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2015-12-10 18:13:42 UTC.
Complaint ENTIRE BUILDING - NO HEAT reported in ENTIRE APARTMENT

ENTIRE BUILDING - NO HEAT reported in ENTIRE APARTMENT

NYC complaint reference #. 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.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2015-12-10 18:24:58 UTC.
Complaint ENTIRE BUILDING - NO HEAT reported in BUILDING-WIDE

ENTIRE BUILDING - NO HEAT reported in BUILDING-WIDE

NYC complaint reference #1-1-1060194252. 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.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2015-02-05 16:47:03 UTC.
Complaint MOLD - N/A reported in BATHROOM

MOLD - N/A reported in BATHROOM

NYC complaint reference #1-1-956312462. The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to inspect the conditions. If the conditions still exist and an inspection is required, please contact the borough office with your complaint number at

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-08-13 23:53:48 UTC.
Complaint WALL - BULGING/HOLE/CRACKED reported in ENTIRE APARTMENT

WALL - BULGING/HOLE/CRACKED reported in ENTIRE APARTMENT

NYC complaint reference #1-1-956312462. The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to inspect the conditions. If the conditions still exist and an inspection is required, please contact the borough office with your complaint number at

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-08-13 23:53:48 UTC.
Complaint NO LIGHTING - ONE ROOM OR AREA reported in LIVING ROOM

NO LIGHTING - ONE ROOM OR AREA reported in LIVING ROOM

NYC complaint reference #1-1-956312462. The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to inspect the conditions. If the conditions still exist and an inspection is required, please contact the borough office with your complaint number at

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-08-13 23:53:48 UTC.
Complaint PESTS - MICE reported in ENTIRE APARTMENT

PESTS - MICE reported in ENTIRE APARTMENT

NYC complaint reference #1-1-956312462. The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to inspect the conditions. If the conditions still exist and an inspection is required, please contact the borough office with your complaint number at

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-08-13 23:53:48 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 27-2026, 2027 HMC: PROPERLY REPAIR THE SOURCE AND ABATE THE EVIDENCE OF A WATER LEAK AT CEILING & WEST WALL IN THE 3rd ROOM FROM NORTH AT WEST LOCATED AT APT 4D, 4th STORY, 2nd APARTMENT FROM WEST AT NORTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-07-17 12:00:00 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 27-2005, 2007 ADM CODE REMOVE THE ILLEGAL FASTENING KEY OPERATED LOCK AT DOOR LEADING TO THE FIRE ESCAPE WINDOW IN THE 1st ROOM FROM EAST AT SOUTH LOCATED AT APT 3F, 3rd STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM EAST AT SOUTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-07-03 12:00:00 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 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 3B, 3rd STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM SOUTH AT WEST

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-05-27 12:00:00 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 27-2005 ADM CODE REPAIR THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE PLASTERED SURFACES AND PAINT IN A UNIFORM COLOR CEILING & WEST WALL IN THE 3rd ROOM FROM NORTH AT WEST LOCATED AT APT 4D, 4th STORY, 2nd APARTMENT FROM WEST AT NORTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-07-17 12:00:00 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 27-2005 ADM CODE PROPERLY REPAIR WITH SIMILAR MATERIAL THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE FIRE RATED CEILING AT PUBLIC HALL, 5th STORY

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-05-02 12:00:00 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 27-2005, 2007 ADM CODE REMOVE THE ILLEGAL FASTENING KEY OPERATED LOCK AT DOOR LEADING TO THE FIRE ESCAPE WINDOW IN THE 1st ROOM FROM NORTH LOCATED AT APT 4D, 4th STORY, 2nd APARTMENT FROM WEST AT NORTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-07-17 12:00:00 UTC.
Violation Class C building violation - high

§ 27-2043.1 HMC INSTALL THE MISSING OR REPAIR/REPLACE THE DEFECTIVE WINDOW GUARD(S) IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE SPECIFICATIONS OF THE NEW YORK CITY HEALTH CODE SECTION 24 RCNY CHAPTER 12. WG TO INSTALL = 2; WG TO REPLACE = 0; WG TO REPAIR = 0; IN THE ENTIRE APARTMENT LOCATED AT APT 3B, 3rd STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM SOUTH AT WEST

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-05-27 12:00:00 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 27-2005, 2007 ADM CODE ARRANGE AND MAKE SELF-CLOSING THE DOORS ... IN THE ENTRANCE LOCATED AT APT 3F, 3rd STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM EAST AT SOUTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-07-03 12:00:00 UTC.
Complaint APARTMENT ONLY - NO HEAT reported in ENTIRE APARTMENT

APARTMENT ONLY - NO HEAT reported in ENTIRE APARTMENT

NYC complaint reference #1-1-951246592. 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.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-08-14 00:27:31 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 27-2046.1 HMC: REPAIR OR REPLACE THE CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTING DEVICE(S). DEFECTIVE LOCATED AT APT 3B, 3rd STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM SOUTH AT WEST

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-05-27 12:00:00 UTC.
Violation Class C building violation - high

§ 27-2005, 2007 ADM CODE REMOVE THE ILLEGAL FASTENING UNACCEPTABLE ELECTROMAGNETIC LOCKING DEVICE INSTALLED AT ENTRANCE DOOR TO BUILDING AT PUBLIC HALL, 1st STORY

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-05-02 12:00:00 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 27-2005 ADM CODE PROVIDE AN ACCEPTABLE HEAVY LOCK AND LATCH SET AT ENTRANCE DOOR TO BUILDING AT PUBLIC HALL, 1st STORY

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-05-02 12:00:00 UTC.
Complaint HEAT RELATED - NO HEAT reported in ENTIRE APARTMENT

HEAT RELATED - NO HEAT reported in ENTIRE APARTMENT

NYC complaint reference #1-1-943029511. The Department of Housing Preservation and Development inspected the following conditions. No violations were issued. The complaint has been closed.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-08-14 00:26:20 UTC.
Violation Class C building violation - high

§ 27-2033 ADM CODE PROVIDE READY ACCESS TO BUILDINGS HEATING SYSTEM BOILER ROOM DOOR LOCKED AT BASEMENT

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-05-02 12:00:00 UTC.
Violation Class C building violation - high

§ 27-2031 ADM CODE PROVIDE HOT WATER AT ALL HOT WATER FIXTURES IN THE ENTIRE APARTMENT LOCATED AT APT 2F, 2nd STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM EAST AT SOUTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-05-08 12:00:00 UTC.
Violation Class C building violation - high

§ 27-2029 ADM CODE PROVIDE AN ADEQUATE SUPPLY OF HEAT FOR THE APARTMENT IN THE ENTIRE APARTMENT LOCATED AT APT 2F, 2nd STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM EAST AT SOUTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-05-08 12:00:00 UTC.
Complaint VERMIN - MICE reported in ENTIRE BUILDING

VERMIN - MICE reported in ENTIRE BUILDING

NYC complaint reference #. The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to inspect the following conditions. The complaint has been closed.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-08-14 00:18:34 UTC.
Complaint WALL - HOLE reported in BATHROOM

WALL - HOLE reported in BATHROOM

NYC complaint reference #. The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to inspect the following conditions. The complaint has been closed.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-08-14 00:18:34 UTC.
Complaint WALL - HOLE reported in LIVING ROOM

WALL - HOLE reported in LIVING ROOM

NYC complaint reference #. The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to inspect the following conditions. The complaint has been closed.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-08-14 00:18:34 UTC.
Complaint VERMIN - MICE reported in ENTIRE APARTMENT

VERMIN - MICE reported in ENTIRE APARTMENT

NYC complaint reference #. The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to inspect the following conditions. The complaint has been closed.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-08-14 00:18:34 UTC.
Complaint WALL - HOLE reported in BEDROOM

WALL - HOLE reported in BEDROOM

NYC complaint reference #. The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to inspect the following conditions. The complaint has been closed.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-08-14 00:18:34 UTC.
Complaint WALL - HOLE reported in BEDROOM 2

WALL - HOLE reported in BEDROOM 2

NYC complaint reference #. The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to inspect the conditions. If the conditions still exist and an inspection is required, please contact the borough office with your complaint number at

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-08-14 00:18:34 UTC.
Complaint WALL - HOLE reported in KITCHEN

WALL - HOLE reported in KITCHEN

NYC complaint reference #. The Department of Housing Preservation and Development was not able to gain access to inspect the following conditions. The complaint has been closed.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-08-14 00:18:34 UTC.
Violation Class C building violation - high

§ 27-2005, 2007 ADM CODE REMOVE THE ILLEGAL FASTENING DOUBLE CYLINDER LOCK AT DOOR IN THE ENTRANCE LOCATED AT APT 3E, 3rd STORY, APARTMENT AT NORTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-08-15 21:58:03 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 27-2005, 2007 ADM CODE AND DEPT. RULES AND REGULATIONS. REMOVE THE ENCUMBRANCE OBSTRUCTING EGRESS FROM FIRE ESCAPES FLOWER POTS AT SECOND STORY FIRE ESCAPE BALCONY AT FRONT OF BUILDING NORTH /WEST SECTION AT FIRE ESCAPE, 3rd STORY

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-08-15 21:44:09 UTC.
Complaint HEAT - NO HEAT& HOT WATER reported in ENTIRE BUILDING

HEAT - NO HEAT& HOT WATER reported in ENTIRE BUILDING

NYC complaint reference #1-1-836777361.
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.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-06-12 19:52:46 UTC.
Complaint HEAT - NO HEAT& HOT WATER reported in ENTIRE APARTMENT

HEAT - NO HEAT& HOT WATER reported in ENTIRE APARTMENT

NYC complaint reference #1-1-832980361.
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.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-06-12 19:55:14 UTC.
Complaint HEAT - NO HOT WATER reported in ENTIRE BUILDING

HEAT - NO HOT WATER reported in ENTIRE BUILDING

NYC complaint reference #1-1-829836881.
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.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-06-12 19:38:11 UTC.
Violation Class C building violation - high

§ 27-2031 ADM CODE PROVIDE HOT WATER AT ALL HOT WATER FIXTURES IN THE ENTIRE APARTMENT LOCATED AT APT 3E, 3rd STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM SOUTH AT WEST

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-03-01 12:00:00 UTC.
Violation Class C building violation - high

§ 27-2033 ADM CODE PROVIDE READY ACCESS TO BUILDINGS HEATING SYSTEM DOOR LOCKED AT BASEMENT AT BOILER ROOM

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-02-19 12:00:00 UTC.
Violation Class C building violation - high

§ 27-2031 ADM CODE PROVIDE HOT WATER AT ALL HOT WATER FIXTURES IN THE ENTIRE APARTMENT LOCATED AT APT 3B, 3rd STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM NORTH AT EAST

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-02-14 12:00:00 UTC.
Complaint HEAT - NO HEAT& HOT WATER reported in ENTIRE BUILDING

HEAT - NO HEAT& HOT WATER reported in ENTIRE BUILDING

NYC complaint reference #1-1-826566661.
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.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-06-12 19:53:48 UTC.
Violation Class C building violation - high

§ 27-2031 ADM CODE PROVIDE HOT WATER AT ALL HOT WATER FIXTURES IN THE ENTIRE APARTMENT LOCATED AT APT 3E, 3rd STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM WEST AT NORTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-04-04 12:00:00 UTC.
Complaint HEAT - NO HEAT& HOT WATER reported in ENTIRE BUILDING

HEAT - NO HEAT& HOT WATER reported in ENTIRE BUILDING

NYC complaint reference #1-1-822270251. 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.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-06-12 19:46:05 UTC.
Complaint HEAT - NO HOT WATER reported in ENTIRE BUILDING

HEAT - NO HOT WATER reported in ENTIRE BUILDING

NYC complaint reference #1-1-821364121.
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.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-06-12 19:58:00 UTC.
Complaint HEAT - NO HEAT& HOT WATER reported in ENTIRE BUILDING

HEAT - NO HEAT& HOT WATER reported in ENTIRE BUILDING

NYC complaint reference #1-1-821354261. 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.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-06-12 19:51:51 UTC.
Complaint Condition Attracting Rodents reported to 311.

Condition Attracting Rodents reported to 311.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-11-18 00:18:32 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 27-2018 ADMIN. CODE: ABATE THE NUISANCE CONSISTING OF ROACHES IN THE ENTIRE APARTMENT LOCATED AT APT 4D, 4th STORY, 2nd APARTMENT FROM WEST AT NORTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2012-09-06 12:00:00 UTC.
Litigation Litigation action - Tenant Action (open)

Cases commenced by one or more residential tenants against their landlords (and naming HPD as a party) seeking an order to correct violations and civil penalties for failure to timely correct violations.

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-05-02 05:16:43 UTC.
Violation Class I building violation -

§ 27-2091 HMC, § 302 MDL : APARTMENTS HAVE BEEN ISSUED A COMMISSIONER'S ORDER AND OCCUPANTS ARE IN NEED OF RELOCATION SERVICES. APARTMENTS CANNOT BE RE-OCCUPIED UNITL THE COMMISSIONER'S ORDER IS REVOKED AFTER HPD INSPECTION OF APARTMENTS. COMMISSIONERS ORDER # 08/0110 IN THE ENTIRE APARTMENT LOCATED AT APT 3F, 3rd STORY

Status last updated on Apartable at 2014-07-23 12:00:00 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 27-2005 ADM CODE PROPERLY REPAIR THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE SOUTH WALL ELECTRICAL OUTLET IN THE 1st ROOM FROM NORTH LOCATED AT APT 4D, 4th STORY, 2nd APARTMENT FROM WEST AT NORTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-06-13 02:29:23 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 27-2005 ADM CODE PROPERLY REPAIR THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE BASE BOARD RADIATOR IN THE BATHROOM LOCATED AT APT 4A, 4th STORY, 2nd APARTMENT FROM EAST AT SOUTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-06-13 02:28:45 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 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 4D, 4th STORY, 2nd APARTMENT FROM WEST AT NORTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-06-13 02:29:23 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 27-2005 ADM CODE REPLACE WITH NEW THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE SINK BASE CABINET IN THE KITCHEN LOCATED AT APT 4D, 4th STORY, 2nd APARTMENT FROM WEST AT NORTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-06-13 02:29:23 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 27-2005 ADM CODE PROPERLY REPAIR THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE BASE BOARD RADIATOR IN THE 1st ROOM FROM NORTH AT WEST LOCATED AT APT 4A, 4th STORY, 2nd APARTMENT FROM EAST AT SOUTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-06-13 02:28:45 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 27-2005, 2007 ADM CODE REMOVE THE ILLEGAL FASTENING KEY OPERATED LOCK INSTALLED AT DOOR LEADING TO FIRE ESCAPE WINDOW IN THE 2nd ROOM FROM NORTH AT EAST LOCATED AT APT 2F, 2nd STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM EAST AT SOUTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-06-13 02:28:44 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 27-2005 ADM CODE PROPERLY REPAIR THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE BASE BOARD RADIATOR IN THE 2nd ROOM FROM NORTH AT WEST LOCATED AT APT 4A, 4th STORY, 2nd APARTMENT FROM EAST AT SOUTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-06-13 02:28:45 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 27-2005 ADM CODE PROPERLY REPAIR THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE NORTH WALL ELECTRICAL OUTLET IN THE KITCHEN LOCATED AT APT 4D, 4th STORY, 2nd APARTMENT FROM WEST AT NORTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-06-13 02:29:23 UTC.
Violation Class B building violation - medium

§ 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, 1st APARTMENT FROM EAST AT SOUTH

Status last updated on Apartable at 2013-06-13 02:28:44 UTC.

Note: past or pending litigation isn't necessarily indicative of a serious problem with a building or landlord.

Information concerning this building, including complaints, violations and litigation actions, were obtained from various public records. The information is presented for informational and educational purposes only, and Apartable makes no guarantees or warranties as to the accuracy or reliablity of such information or its fitness for a particular purpose.

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Property Taxes for 20 E 179 St

Year Assessed Value Market Value
2014/2015 $260,550 $579,000
2013/2014 $233,550 $519,000
2012/2013 $202,050 $449,000
2011/2012 $316,350 $703,000
2010/2011 $234,000 $520,000
2009/2010 $298,800 $664,000