How do NYC co-ops and condos operate? Governed by an elected board of directors, these housing corporations are like mini-cities with their own bylaws and governing documents. Here you'll find articles on a wide range of topics that co-op and condo board directors need to understand to govern their housing corporation wisely.
Written by William D. McCracken on May 17, 2022
Hire the right professionals — then listen to them critically.
The price pressure is coming from many sources, and it won't relent anytime soon.
March 15, 2022
Boards and their architects need to talk frankly before the work begins.
Written by Marc Schneider on February 15, 2022
Fatal Bronx fire inspires board to make pre-emptive rules – and enforce them.
Written by Bill Morris on January 20, 2022
Alexander Lycoyannis of Rosenberg & Estis testified against controversial bill.
Written by William D. McCracken on January 18, 2022
Get ready for even more new laws and rules in the coming months.
January 14, 2022
Upper West Side condo board may have overreached in setting rules and fines.
November 25, 2021
Don't eat too much and don't shop too much!
November 22, 2021
Religious symbols are source of contention in East Side co-op.
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