Take a peek behind the façades of New York’s co-ops and condos. Who’s fixing things up? What are they doing? How much are they spending? What are the most recent sales in the property? And what does the board (or its representative) have to say?
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Written by Marianne Schaefer on June 21, 2017
Tired of patching its roof again and again, a co-op decides to replace the roof and cooling towers.
Written by Bill Morris on June 14, 2017
Co-op board returns 1920s terra cotta to its original verdigris glory.
Written by Marianne Schaefer on June 07, 2017
Solar pool-heating systems pay for themselves in five years or less.
Written by Marianne Schaefer on May 31, 2017
Careful planning gets big jobs done without assessments or maintenance jumps.
Written by Sue Treiman on May 24, 2017
Co-op adds $10 million in value by allowing shareholders to initiate home improvements.
Written by Frank Lovece on May 10, 2017
Spectrum's bulk cable rates require 100 percent participation by co-ops and condos.
Written by Ron Egatz on April 26, 2017
$10 million federal grant will pay for flood barriers, cogen, and more.
Written by Lisa L. Colangelo on April 19, 2017
Cost of terrace repairs cut almost in half after a new engineer is hired.
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