Fall Market Watch 2023
New York & New Jersey Continue Their Wild Ride
As we head into the final quarter of 2023, what factors are contributing and controlling the co-op and condo market? To …
Hiring Professionals vs. Doing Repairs In-House
Ensuring Quality & Avoiding Liability
It takes a small army of professionals—everyone from on-site handymen to licensed professional tradespeople and engineer…
J-51 Tax Abatement Update Passes NYS Senate & Assembly
Bill Awaiting Gov. Hochul's Signature
Both the New York State Senate and Assembly have passed provisions to update the famous (sometimes infamous) J-51 proper…
Updating Bylaws & House Rules
Keeping Pace With Tech & Culture
The governing documents of a cooperative, condominium, or homeowners association spell out the rules, regulations, and a…
CooperatorEvents Expo New York Returns - In Person - to a NEW LOCATION!
The Must-Attend Event is Back - at the Javits Center!
On Thursday, October 28, 2021, board members, managers, building owners, and co-op and condo residents from around t…
When Enough is Too Much
Noise is an acknowledged part of urban life - particularly apartment living. Some of it - traffic, garbage collection, …
Best Practices for Community Maintenance, from Structural to Financial
New Report Spells it All Out
A new report , Best Practices: Community Association Maintenance , is now available as a free download on the Foundati…
Cutting-Edge Tech for Building Inspections
AI & Drones Cut Costs, Improve Accuracy
While few would argue that regular, thorough building inspections are important for the safety of both people and proper…
20% Of NY Metro Households Have Pest Problems
Aging Housing Stock Partly to Blame
The U.S. has long suffered from an inadequate supply of housing. From a slow recovery in new construction after the Grea…
IREM Announces Diversity & Inclusion Succession Initiative Leaders
Program Fosters Leadership & Recognition of Underrepresented Groups
32BJ SEIU President Issues Statement on Pandemic & Police Brutality
"Our Members Find Themselves in Double Jeopardy"
Maintaining Your Hallways
Paint or Wallcovering?