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For board members and property managers of co-ops and condos in New York City, there are legal and financial questions regarding new and old laws, accounting rules, auditing, and so much more. Here’s what you need to know to manage your finances and speak knowledgeably with your accountant and attorney.

Mayor wants $2.9 million more to enforce “anti-Airbnb” laws.

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Sponsor not responsible for $2 million in construction flaws.

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After years of inaction by pols, group wants courts to force reform.

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A New Tool in the Condo Collection Kit

Written by Frank Lovece on April 25, 2017

Chelsea

Co-ops have more leverage, but there are ways for condos to collect arrears.

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A Queens co-op is “tormented” by the music and exhaust of ice cream trucks.

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Sophisticated lobbying campaign seeks to thwart home-sharing.

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Dog bites man, man sues board. Are you adequately insured?

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Out-of-whack assessments lead co-ops and condos to fight City Hall.

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Condo Boards Have a New Tool for Collecting Arrears

Written by Frank Lovece on April 07, 2017

Chelsea

Court ruling gives condo boards a new way to evict delinquent unit-owners.

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Proposal would create a new office to oversee all work in co-ops and condos.

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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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