Take a peek behind the facades of New York’s co-ops and condos to find out who's fixing things up, and how much it costs? Articles in this section cover dozens of individual projects in co-ops and condos all over New York City. Learn how NYC co-op/condo boards met the challenges of the fix-up, and how you can use their experiences to smooth out yours.
Written by Bill Morris on February 01, 2023
By cutting waste, board saves big without major upfront costs.
Written by Bill Morris on January 25, 2023
Fearing a gas shutdown, board takes a preemptive — and green — step.
Written by Bill Morris on January 11, 2023
Aufgang Architects’ design uses sprinklers, sensors and other tools to fight fires.
Written by Bill Morris on January 04, 2023
Strict construction standards eliminate fossil fuels and slash energy bills.
Written by Carol J. Ott on December 28, 2022
Voter turnout plus a carrot and a stick help co-op board sell a transfer fee.
Written by Bill Morris on December 21, 2022
As interest rates rise, lenders are scrutinizing everything more closely.
Written by Bill Morris on December 14, 2022
This free and easy-to-use calculator will take the mystery out of Local Law 97.
Written by Bill Morris on December 07, 2022
Roof renovation and solar installation deliver an unexpected bonus.
Written by Bill Morris on November 23, 2022
Former industrial property’s leaking stucco presented a tricky challenge.
Co-op and condo board business broken down into bite-sized bits - 2 stories each week. Read now on all digital devices.