New York's Cooperative and Condominium Community

Habitat Magazine October 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. 

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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Co-op and Condo Budgeting Is Not Fantasy Island

Written by Lisa Prevost on January 10, 2020

New York City

Some boards visit “Fantasy Island” instead of sticking to the facts.

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The Habitat Group wishes you a safe, happy and prosperous New Year.

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An appraiser says “the market doesn’t care” about boards’ hoped-for prices.

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Happy Holidays

December 25, 2019

New York City

The Habitat Group wishes all our readers a safe and happy holiday season.

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New law has had unintended consequences for arrears and evictions.

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Bill before county legislature would set time limits and levy fines.

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Directors and Officers Insurance Premiums Are Going Up

Written by Kathryn Farrell on December 12, 2019

New York City

Rise in lawsuits to boost cost of protection for co-op and condo boards.

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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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