New York's Cooperative and Condominium Community

Habitat Magazine June 2020 free digital issue

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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. 

Great Neck Terrace ended cheating and got rid of an entrenched board.

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Maks Etingin, New York Co-op Pioneer, Dies at 92

Written by Bill Morris on February 27, 2020

New York City

Son of the founder, he guided Orsid Realty through the conversion wave.

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State's New SHIELD Law to Tighten Cybersecurity

Written by Sue Treiman and Bill Morris on February 25, 2020

New York State

Co-op and condo boards must protect personal data.

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The Habitat Group wishes all our readers a happy holiday.

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Six Easy Pieces of Advice to Fight Proxy Fraud

Written by Paula Chin on February 14, 2020

New York City

A simple protocol is the best defense against election fraud.

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The Greek Hotelier Who Became a New York Property Manager

Written by Bill Morris on February 13, 2020

New York City

Tasos Magoulas came to America to start a new business and a new life.

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Is Your Co-op's or Condo’s Data Safe?

Written by Sue Treiman and Bill Morris on February 07, 2020

New York State

State’s new SHIELD law mandates electronic safeguards.

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A Tool for Co-op Boards to Collect Arrears and Legal Fees

Written by Marc Schneider on January 28, 2020

New York City

A non-judicial foreclosure sale is a way to induce delinquents to pay up.

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Running an Art Deco Co-op Isn't All Glamor

Written by Paula Chin on January 24, 2020

Upper West Side, Manhattan

Sometimes the job gets downright prosaic.

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Art Deco Gem Nurtures Its Artistic Legacy

Written by Paula Chin on January 17, 2020

Upper West Side, Manhattan

Master Apartments on Riverside Drive remains true to its past.

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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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