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Landscaping
Invasive Pests

Some landscaping pros give advice on what species of pests to look out for, and what to do if they show up on your property! 

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Security
Leave Your Key Ring at Home

It used to be that when you wanted to get into your building or apartment, you would have to pull out your ring of numerous keys and flip through them until you find the one that opens the door. Fumbling through the ring for the right key m…

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Security
This Ain't Your Mother's Security Camera

In the old days of video surveillance, a closed-circuit TV system (CCTV) to monitor the doors and parking garage and lot used to be a grainy black-and-white mess. The footage would transmit to some subterranean bunker with a tiny TV so some…

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Insurance
What Is Title Insurance?

Title insurance is unique among all other forms of insurance. For example, other insurances guard and secure the holder against future loss, such as life insurance against death; health insurance against illness; and car insurance against …

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Board Operations
Going for Broke(r)

When looking to buy or sell a unit in a condominium or cooperative, the layman may be forgiven for feeling overwhelmed. In the cutthroat world of New York City real estate, stakes are high, and to expect anyone who is undergoing a move to b…

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Insurance
Insurance Products Boards Should Know About

The insurance industry is like any other — it's constantly evolving, with new products and ideas coming to market all the time. To keep up with what's new — and what could be of use to you and your co-op or condo community — it's impo…

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Finance
Reversing the Trend

There has been a recent push by federal, state and local legislators to get reverse mortgages or Home Equity Conversion Mortgages (HECM) approved for New York cooperatives. The federal Department of Housing and Urban Development (…

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