New York's Cooperative and Condominium Community

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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.

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The London Towne House is getting an energy boost thanks to high-efficiency motors and “smart” temperature tools.

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The board of 75 Wall St., a 346-unit condo in Manhattan’s Financial District, is reaping big savings in energy costs.

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Vaults Are a Pandora’s Box for Midtown Condo

Written by Emily Myers on January 03, 2024


When leaking first appeared at a landmarked Midtown condo, a much bigger problem lay beneath the property.

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The final version of the second major rules package gives clarity on how buildings can meet regulations.

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New Deadline for Parking Structure Inspections

Written by Emily Myers on December 20, 2023

New York City

The roll-out of the city’s garage inspection program has just been accelerated.

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A facade insulation project is providing multiple benefits for Sun Garden Homes Association.

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Historic Soho Condo’s $1 Million Window Replacement Project

Written by Emily Myers on December 06, 2023


A window replacement project is a daunting prospect for any building, but especially for those in designated historic districts.

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Heat pump technology is combined with a solar installation at 151 Grand St.

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Decades of Flooding Finally Ends at Kimberly Gardens in Yonkers

Written by Emily Myers on November 15, 2023


Bundled repairs put an end to more than 30 years of flooding problems.

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Pushing the Boundaries of Electrification

Written by Emily Myers on November 08, 2023

Turtle Bay

The board at 420 Beekman Hill is pioneering large-scale heat pump technology to meet the city’s Local Law 97 emission requirements.

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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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