New York's Cooperative and Condominium Community

Habitat Magazine Business of Management 2021

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HOW NYC CO-OPS/CONDOS SAVE ENERGY

Energy is one budget item that NYC co-ops and condos can lower, and the articles here will give you ideas on how to do that. Plus, New York City has passed an ambitious set of laws that requires buildings to reduce their carbon emissions over the next decade, and all buildings will have to comply. For co-ops and condos, this means taking action now.

Smaller co-ops and condos will need help from lenders and the government.

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Co-ops and condos can sign up for free curbside pickup of organic waste.

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Co-ops and condos can get rebates to pay for a cutting-edge amenity.

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New U.N. report says no time for delay on action to slow climate change.

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Low incentives are making the math unattractive to most buildings.

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The Climate Mobilization Act’s Surprising Paradox

Written by William D. McCracken on June 15, 2021

New York City

Many co-op and condo boards are burying their heads in the sand.

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A new Department of Buildings website is a rich resource for boards.

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Ben Furnas on PACE financing and other tools for co-op and condo boards.

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City cites “technical deficiency” in uploads of energy and water usage data.

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The ABCs of ESCOs

Written by Carol J. Ott on April 26, 2021

New York City

Here’s what co-op and condo boards need to know to cut electricity bills.

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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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