New York's Cooperative and Condominium Community

Habitat Magazine Business of Management 2021

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BOARD OPERATIONS


HOW CO-OP/CONDO BOARDS OPERATE

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. 

Don't eat too much and don't shop too much!

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Religious symbols are source of contention in East Side co-op. 

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Virtual Annual Meetings for Co-ops Are Here to Stay

Written by Bill Morris on November 11, 2021

New York City

Governor signs bill that turns pandemic stopgap into permanent fixture.

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Only Murders in the Building delivers laughs – and lessons for co-op boards.

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Dozens of candidates have fielded questions from co-op and condo advocates.

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Remember: This is the day you're NOT supposed to work.

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What “Transparency” Really Means in Co-ops and Condos

Written by William D. McCracken on August 17, 2021

New York City

There’s frequently a subtext when people call for more openness.

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It’s important to keep track of additional insureds, exclusions and more.

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Can the Sponsor Vote at the Annual Meeting?

Written by Deborah Koplovitz on May 18, 2021

New York City

“Voting control” is a ticklish legal issue.

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Hundreds of Co-ops and Condos Suffer Data Breach

Written by Bill Morris on April 22, 2021

New York City

Douglas Elliman’s clients hacked by an “unauthorized party.”

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Ask the Experts

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Learn all the basics of NYC co-op and condo management, with straight talk from heavy hitters in the field of co-op or condo apartments

Professionals in some of the key fields of co-op and condo board governance and building management answer common questions in their areas of expertise

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