New York's Cooperative and Condominium Community

Habitat Magazine Insider Guide




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. 

Co-op and condo boards need to address chaos in the package room.

Read more

Neighborhood activists fail to keep hotel from becoming homeless shelter.

Read more

Begin with a budget that can pay for the desired scope of work.

Read more

A New Tech Tool if Co-op and Condo Staffs Go on Strike

Written by Bill Morris on October 21, 2021

New York City

Resident ID’s go digital, a major relief for property managers.

Read more

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.

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

When boards start early, capital projects have happier endings.

Read more

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.

Read more

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.

Read more

Ask the Experts

learn more

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

Source Guide

see the guide

Looking for a vendor?