New York's Cooperative and Condominium Community

Habitat Magazine Insider Guide

HABITAT

LEGAL/FINANCIAL


HOW LEGAL/FINANCIAL PROBLEMS ARE SOLVED BY NYC CO-OPS AND CONDOS

NYC co-ops and condos face legal and financial challenges that have to be solved. Whether it's a question of how to raise more money, how to deal with angry owners, or the best ways to work with a building's accountant or lawyer, co-op and condo board directors have to make decisions. The collection of articles here will help your co-op or condo board navigate these waters.

Here’s How Condo Boards Can Collect Arrears

Written by Andrew P. Brucker on September 29, 2022

New York City

Lacking the power to evict, condo boards must use different tools.

Read more

Dispute over drawn-out construction, unpaid fees winds up in court.

Read more

These new loans can benefit older shareholders and the co-op corporation.

Read more

Wage Transparency Is Coming for Co-op and Condo Job Ads

Written by Andrew I. Bart on September 20, 2022

New York City

New law requires posting pay range, levies stiff fines for violations.

Read more

The standard in setting insurance requirements is that they must be "reasonable."

Read more

Talking problems out in private can save time, money and headaches.

Read more

Condo boards must follow the bylaws when chasing unpaid common charges.

Read more

Lawsuit seeks to block smoke shop from opening in pricey co-op building.

Read more

Plans calls for making tens of thousands of basement apartments safe and legal.

Read more

The condo board argued that the Blood Center's 16-story building violates zoning laws.

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?