New York's Cooperative and Condominium Community

Habitat Magazine June 2020 free digital issue




Apartment Owners and Buyers: 

Buying a NYC co-op or condo apartment is one of the biggest investments you'll every make. This purchase is more than just buying a home, it's investing in a housing corporation. Articles, here, will help you understand what your investment really means, and how to make a safe one.
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The Co-op/Condo Owner's Manual

Last week of April saw biggest rise in listings since shutdown began.

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COVID-19 leads to even sweeter deals at troubled One Manhattan Square.

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Yes, Remote Closings Are Possible. Here’s How.

Written by Margery N. Weinstein and Jeffrey Lederman on April 28, 2020

New York City

Careful planning and attention to detail are crucial to the “escrow closing.”

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Federal giants can now buy mortgages in “forbearance” because of coronavirus.

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$20.3 million riverfront condo closes during citywide shutdown.

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Coronavirus pandemic is forcing boards to adapt to virtual interviews.

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Showings, co-op board interviews and closings are moving on-line.

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Gov. Cuomo asked to allow appraisers and inspectors to work during pandemic.

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Uncertainty is leading buyers to seek an escape hatch.

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When Buying Into a Co-op, Better Do Your Due Diligence

Written by Dale J. Degenshein on March 24, 2020

New York City

An ancient alteration comes back to haunt the buyer of a co-op.

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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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