New York's Cooperative and Condominium Community

Habitat Magazine Business of Management 2021

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HOW NYC CO-OP AND CONDOS OPERATE

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. 

In This Co-op, Neighbors Live On Long After They Move Out

Written by Michele Cardella on October 15, 2021

Tribeca, Manhattan

The Smiths moved out of "The Smith Apartment" more than a decade ago.

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Contractor’s lack of experience led to big problems on a big job.

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Waterfront co-ops and condos will be affected by looming changes.

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When boards start early, capital projects have happier endings.

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City Mulling New Inspection Requirements for Elevators

Written by Kathryn Farrell on September 02, 2021

New York City

For co-op and condo boards, the new rules never seem to stop coming.

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It’s Hot Outside. Are You Signed Up for Demand Response?

Written by Alexander Zafran on August 26, 2021

New York City

Con Edison pays consumers to reduce energy use at times of peak demand.

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Digital window ads are a new revenue stream amid high retail vacancies.

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Architect succeeds at dampening most noise from the upstairs apartment.

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New rules prompted by fatal explosions put plumbers in a bind.

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New city rules and rising insurance premiums are sending costs up.

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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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