New York's Cooperative and Condominium Community

Habitat Magazine Business of Management 2021




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.

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Pay the Prevailing Wage or Forfeit the Tax Abatement?

Written by Bill Morris on November 24, 2021

New York City

Many co-op and condo boards will soon face some critical calculus.

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Riverdale Co-op Hit With Supply-Chain Problems

Written by Bill Morris on November 17, 2021

Riverdale, The Bronx

Shortage of materials bumps up cost of facade project.

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New guidelines on deferred maintenance, reserve funds and assessments.

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New Report Offers Ways to Avoid Another Condo Collapse

Written by Bill Morris on November 03, 2021

New York City

Community Associations Institute urges tighter inspections, bigger reserves.

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DOB approves robots that provide photographs, videos and thermal imaging.

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White brick facade is replaced by state-of-the-art porcelain tiles.

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Far-sighted board took action before the Climate Mobilization Act was passed.

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Chelsea Mercantile board delivers the high-end lobby it promised.

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Co-op board is replacing the original heating and cooling system.

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Switch to electric heat pumps cuts reliance on fossil fuels.

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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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