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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.

For many co-ops and condos, storage is no longer enough.

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The New York City Co-op in the 22nd Century

Written by Marianne Schaefer on May 24, 2018

New York City

A sci-fi novel imagines a very different – yet familiar – metropolis.

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54 Bond Street’s impeccable restoration honored by Landmarks Conservancy.

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State ranks 12th of 18 Eastern Seaboard states in hurricane preparedness.

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A Cheaper Way to Build a Roof Deck

Written by Paula Chin on May 22, 2018

Yorkville, Manhattan

Steel overbuilds can be easy on a budget and on an old building's roof.

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Combined co-op apartment, once the source of lawsuits, goes on the market.

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Richest New Yorkers are the biggest energy hogs.

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The Department of Buildings is slowly moving paperwork, including violations, online.

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It’s Possible to Have Your Wifi and Hardwire It, Too

Written by Kathryn Farrell on May 14, 2018

New York City

Building code sows confusion over legal door-buzzer systems.

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Alvin Wasserman decided early on that he wanted to do something for society.

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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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