New York's Cooperative and Condominium Community

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A sick couple gets love and support from their co-op neighbors and staff.

Rooftop turbines will be more efficient than solar panels.

Unauthorized Amazon Key for Business boxes discovered inside intercoms.

New thinking has this board doing capital projects once – and doing them right.

Yonkers Condo Board Sells Major Elevator Overhaul

Written by Sue Treiman on September 25, 2019

Yonkers, Westchester County

Unit-owners, with a little coaxing, buy into doing a big job the right way.

How Do You Get This 25-Ton Beast Up On the Roof?

Written by Bill Morris on December 26, 2018

Yonkers, Westchester County

Condo board tackles capital project with multiple moving parts.

Board uses "bridge" loan to fix retaining wall.

"Bridge" Loan Helps Co-op Cross Perilous Chasm

Written by Frank Lovece on October 29, 2018

Yonkers, Westchester County

Retaining wall collapse onto railroad tracks nearly derails co-op.

No More Fear of Flooding

Written by Bill Morris on January 03, 2017


A determined co-op board overcomes years of watery misery.

Keeping an Elevator Job on the Up and Up

Written by Bill Morris on December 28, 2016


Co-op board uses a consultant to oversee two elevator replacements.

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