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.
December 18, 2019
Public Service Commission to act on rate-hike request for gas and electric.
Written by Ira Brad Matetsky on December 17, 2019
Adjacent buildings are liable for injuries suffered from lax maintenance.
December 10, 2019
The Disaster Assistance Equity Act is now before the U.S. Congress.
December 06, 2019
Company backs off warning that pipeline rejection will boost bills.
Written by Bendix Anderson on December 05, 2019
New rules would make Local Law 11 compliance more costly.
December 03, 2019
To fight rampant storefront vacancies, asking rents are coming down.
November 26, 2019
Residents try to fix overheated apartments without breaking the law.
November 22, 2019
City contends that controlling rents will reduce vacant storefronts.
November 20, 2019
Co-op board needs to make the building accessible to the disabled.
Written by Kathryn Farrell on November 19, 2019
Co-op and condo boards should emulate commercial buildings.
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