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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After 14 years of continuous use, it was time to change the light bulbs.

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Kenwood Gardens in Great Neck gets a deft makeover of its common areas.

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Daroga Power is installing 48 fuel cells that will cut electricity bills – for free.

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“Thermographic” camera locates moisture by detecting changes in temperature.

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Diane Drey has used her first-hand experience to write a primer for boards.

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Gramercy House condop is getting ready for the future with a green roof.

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Doing it once and doing it right will save money in the long run.

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Building staffers and vendors’ workers are signing up for their shots.

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Umbrella Insurance Policies Have Sprung a Leak

Written by Bill Morris on March 24, 2021

New York City

Co-op and condo boards are paying more for less excess-liability coverage.

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Regular inspections are the key to avoiding unpleasant – and costly – surprises.

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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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