What Do You Look For?
You see them up all over the city - scaffolding, sidewalk sheds, and other indicators that facade work is being carried …
Reducing Energy Costs - and Waste
What Are Some Steps Boards Can Take?
Every board wants to save money -- and conscientious ones want to reduce their community's carbon footprint as well. In …
Study: Most New Yorkers Are Shut Out of Buying a Home
Real Estate Investors and High Home Prices Are to Blame, Says Report
Thanks to rising home prices a decade after the foreclosure crisis, it has become harder for most New York families to b…
What Traits Characterize the Best Functioning Boards?
(Hint: It's Communication!)
Every board is as different as the communities they serve; what works for a luxury high-rise on Park Avenue might not be…
Switching Management Companies
What Documents Are Needed?
Changing management companies can be a very good thing - but it can be needlessly complicated if the incoming firm doesn…
Love Thy Neighbor, But Not Their Issues - Addressing Quality of Life Conflicts Between Residents
Presented by Kagan Lubic Leper Finkelstein & Gold LLP - 2017 Cooperator Expo New York
Pet policies and smoking bans are just a couple of the more contentious issues that co-op and condo boards may be faced …
Scaffolding in NYC: Protection or Potential Danger?
Proposed Legislation Would Remove Sidewalk Sheds
It’s pretty much impossible these days to walk anywhere in New York City -- Manhattan in particular -- without walking u…
Roof Decks: Things You Should Know Before Installing One
Having One Could Enhance Your Building
Every building has a roof, but not every building has a roof deck . For many city dwellers, a retreat above the city…
Decision 2016: Oil or Gas
The Latest on How to Handle Heating
Thanks to an initiative passed by the Bloomberg administration back in 2010, New York City has successfully phased out N…
Void Where Prohibited
Local Group Challenges Use of 'Mechanical Void' to Heighten Condo Tower
Extell Launches Sales at Central Park Tower
When Completed, It Will Be NYC's Tallest Residential Building
Green Walls Bring Nature Inside Your Home
They Can Provide Environmental and Health Benefits, Say Experts
Revisiting Passive House Building
New Construction Continues to Strive for Net-Zero or Net-Positive Energy Consumption