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The board can amend the lease to include late fees and seek possession in housing court.

The rollout of mandatory citywide organics recycling has costs and benefits.

With interests rates high and inventory low, tax breaks have become a plum.

Board bucks idea the that a building has to be rich to be green.

Two new developments will have strict income caps and resale limits.

Ukraine war, inflation add to financial squeeze at HDFC co-op.

Shareholders Wrest Power From an Entrenched Harlem Co-op Board

Written by Andrew P. Brucker on October 22, 2021

Harlem, Manhattan

Shareholders followed the bylaws to oust an entrenched, self-dealing board.

A New Tool Helps Co-op Boards Track Rental Contracts

Written by Bill Morris on January 21, 2021

Harlem, Manhattan

RezCue is designed to ease compliance with the Tenant Protection Act.

A Harlem Renaissance for the Langston Condo’s Elevators

Written by Bill Morris on November 18, 2020

Harlem, Manhattan

Upgrade brings video screens, air purification and, best of all, reliability.

Drug-fueled parties during pandemic could land a shareholder in jail.

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