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Pedestal paver systems reduce leaks and ease roof repairs.

Morningside Gardens successfully adapts to these challenging times.

Century-old Co-op Gets a New Roof – With Hiccups

Written by Marianne Schaefer on December 04, 2019

Morningside Heights, Manhattan

An uncooperative next-door neighbor complicated a major project.

The High Cost of Waiting to Repair a Roof

Written by Bendix Anderson on July 24, 2019

Morningside Heights

Waiting too long to do capital repairs can have fiscal – and physical – consequences.

Service on Wednesday, July 24 expected to draw thousands.

Barnard student’s death spawned Local Law 11 and changed the city.

The Co-op Where Appearances Matter

Written by Marianne Schaefer on September 12, 2018

Morningside Heights, Manhattan

Morningside Drive co-op acts like a landmark, even though officially it's not.

Co-op boards unlikely to intervene in doggy disputes.

Ignore house rules and city and state laws at your peril.

Morningside Gardens Co-Op Rolls WIth the Surprises

Written by Marianne Schaefer on March 01, 2017

Morningside Heights

As the scope of a capital project grew, a co-op board adjusted.

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