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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.

Landmarks Preservation Commission agrees to bend the rules.

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Meticulous facade work restores century-old building’s luster.

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St. George Tower & Grill gets a complete makeover.

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A Brooklyn Co-op Seals Its Envelope – and Saves Big

Written by Sue Treiman on January 02, 2020

Sunset Park, Brooklyn

Passive-house concept produces comfort and energy savings.

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A Brooklyn Co-op Seals Its Envelope – and Saves Big

Written by Sue Treiman on January 02, 2020

Sunset Park, Brooklyn

Passive-house concept produces comfort and energy savings.

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Cheap money helps co-op tackle a bushel of capital projects.

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Riverdale Co-op Board Gets an Elevator Surprise

Written by Marianne Schaefer on December 11, 2019

Riverdale, The Bronx

Shaft walls, in danger of collapse, require emergency repairs.

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Century-old Co-op Gets a New Roof – With Hiccups

Written by Marianne Schaefer on December 04, 2019

Morningside Heights, Manhattan

An uncooperative next-door neighbor complicated a major project.

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This Co-op Lobby Renovation Did Not Cause an Uproar

Written by Bendix Anderson on November 27, 2019

Upper East Side, Manhattan

Upper East Side co-op board got shareholder approval before work began.

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Park Briar’s Window Replacement Clears All Hurdles

Written by Marianne Schaefer on November 20, 2019

Forest Hills, Queens

Co-op board overcomes difficult shareholders and a few hiccups.

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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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