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BUILDING OPERATIONS

Find advice, solutions and sympathy regarding everyday issues you may have as an NYC co-op or condo board member or manager in our Building Operations article section. Some of the questions and topics covered include: How do you run your staff? What happens when your boiler blows? How do you hire a roof-replacement contractor? If it’s about your physical plant, you’ll find it here.

Team at RAND Engineering & Architecture doesn't need clunky scaffolds.

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Co-op and condo boards need to police alteration work inside apartments.

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The Jack of Many Trades Who Became a Property Manager

Written by Bill Morris on September 13, 2018

Mount Vernon

Josh Koppel did a little bit of everything before taking over H.S.C. Management.

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Falling rents, robust retail hiring could help fill vacant commercial space.

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Co-op and Condo Staffs Don the White Gloves

Written by Howard Slavin on September 07, 2018

New York City

Customer-care training can elevate the quality of service.

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Alteration Agreements Are Forever – So Hang Onto Them

Written by Daniel Wollman on September 04, 2018

New York City

There is no statute of limitations on modifications to apartments.

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When a Stranger Sets Up Shop in Your Lobby

Written by Michele Cardella on September 03, 2018

New York City

A co-op shareholder deals with an uninvited guest.

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Collapse in Soho leads to closer scrutiny from Department of Buildings.

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Varying usage of utilities doesn’t change the cost to shareholders.

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Trust Your Professionals – or Pay the Price

Written by Kathleen Needham Inocco on August 27, 2018

New York City

Impulsive board builds a roof deck no one can use.

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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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