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BUILDING PROJECTS IN NYC CO-OPS/CONDOS

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.

Are you doing capital improvements at your co-op or condo? Email kfarrell@habitatmag.com or bmorris@habitatmag.com to have your project included in our column.

By limiting access to an inner courtyard, board saved more than $100,000.

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Efficient new electric boiler for domestic hot water is a money saver.

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Energy efficiency — and money savings — come to a South Bronx co-op.

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City Council hearing gives boards — and others — a chance to voice concerns.

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Two Co-ops Learn the Cost of Gas vs. Electric Stoves

Written by Bill Morris on April 20, 2022

New York City

Push to reduce carbon emissions is changing the way people cook.

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Many co-op and condo boards are operating under a false assumption.

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Sometimes the scaffold and sidewalk shed cost more than the repairs.

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Community solar project brings windfall with no upfront cash outlay.

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Contractors worked overtime to harmonize a $280,000 system.

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Free tool helps boards weigh prevailing wages against tax abatement.

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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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