NYC co-ops and condos, like all residential apartment buildings, are bricks and mortar. They need care, maintenance, and money to pay for the upkeep. The goal, though, is not to make a profit, but to create an environment that owners want to live and invest in. How co-op and condo buildings do that in New York City is what you'll find here.
Written by Scott S. Greenspun and Jillian Menna on December 01, 2022
Co-op and condo boards can leave nothing to chance during repairs.
Written by Bill Morris on November 25, 2022
Some boards are mulling changes to house rules as a quick fix.
November 22, 2022
Deferred maintenance and foot-dragging are no longer viable options.
October 25, 2022
The city has gotten stricter about repairing these architectural details.
October 17, 2022
A prime source of co-op and condo income may be on the rebound.
October 14, 2022
The cost of energy, repairs, staffs and compliance are all going up, with a boost from inflation.
Written by Michele Cardella on October 07, 2022
Museum artifacts range from a Captain America shield to ancient beer cans.
Written by Paula Chin on October 06, 2022
Co-op and condo boards getting a new tool to avoid gas shutdowns.
October 03, 2022
Unit-owners, unlike renters, have limited protections in a gas shutdown.
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