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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. 

Public Service Commission to act on rate-hike request for gas and electric.

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Co-op and Condo Boards Must Repair and Maintain Sidewalks

Written by Ira Brad Matetsky on December 17, 2019

New York City

Adjacent buildings are liable for injuries suffered from lax maintenance.

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The Disaster Assistance Equity Act is now before the U.S. Congress.

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Company backs off warning that pipeline rejection will boost bills.

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Public Hearing on Proposed Facade-Inspection Changes

Written by Bendix Anderson on December 05, 2019

New York City

New rules would make Local Law 11 compliance more costly.

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To fight rampant storefront vacancies, asking rents are coming down.

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Residents try to fix overheated apartments without breaking the law.

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City contends that controlling rents will reduce vacant storefronts.

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Co-op board needs to make the building accessible to the disabled.

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Communication and Training Are Key Before Disaster Strikes

Written by Kathryn Farrell on November 19, 2019

New York City

Co-op and condo boards should emulate commercial buildings.

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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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