New York's Cooperative and Condominium Community

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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.

Condominium’s “unique” demand is upheld, others are turned down.


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With 421-a tax abatement fresh in the grave, Lander calls for wholesale reform.

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Co-op and condo advocates still hopeful the tax break will be revived and expanded.

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New rule lays out specifics of how notices must be posted and distributed.

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Progressive bill was opposed by industry and many co-op and condo advocates.

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Co-ops and condos must pay prevailing wages in order to get property tax abatement 

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Presidents Co-op and Condo Council leaders try to block "draconian" climate law. 

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Co-op and condo boards catch another break as May 15 deadline is delayed.

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Realty Advisory Board and Local 32BJ reach 11th-hour deal on a new contract.

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A Wave of New Employee Rules Is About to Hit

Written by Andrew I. Bart on April 19, 2022

New York City

New rules coming on whistleblowers, salary posting, sexual harassment and more. 

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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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