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Proposal would require posting of a policy, fines for breaking any ban.

A Miniature High Line Comes to the Bronx

Written by Marianne Schaefer on June 28, 2017

Riverdale, The Bronx

Co-op board uses refinanced mortgage to pay for a rooftop park.

A Second Engineer’s Opinion Saved This Co-op a Bundle

Written by Lisa L. Colangelo on April 19, 2017

The Bronx

Cost of terrace repairs cut almost in half after a new engineer is hired.

A Bronx Co-op Overcomes Nepotism, Arrears, and Self-Mismanagement

Written by Marianne Schaefer on March 22, 2017

The Bronx

Affordable HDFC co-op learns a lesson about the pitfalls of going it alone.

Amalgamated Houses in the Bronx Gets an Overdue Makeover

Written by Lisa L. Colangelo on February 15, 2017

The Bronx

“Milestone” capital projects under way at nation’s oldest limited-equity co-op.

A Bronx Co-op Overcomes Its Troubled Past

Written by Ron Egatz on December 21, 2016

The Bronx

New capital projects are undertaken after a co-op dodged a death sentence.

Heroic Board Member Helps Rescue Distressed Bronx Co-op

Written by Marianne Schaefer on October 26, 2016

The Bronx

Creative campaign wins $900,000 tax forgiveness, averts foreclosure.

A Deadly Dilemma in the Bronx

Written by Tom Soter on August 03, 2016

The Bronx

A crumbling facade next to a nursery school – and no money to fix it.

A Man With a Long-Range Plan

Written by Tom Soter on July 06, 2016

The Bronx

A financially strapped Bronx co-op is saved by long-term planning.

Sell or Rent: What To Do With Coveted Parking Spaces?

Written by Jennifer V. Hughes on May 18, 2016

The Bronx

Co-op and condo boards weigh the best way to profit from a coveted asset.

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