Safety at Any Age
Multifamily residential buildings provide both privacy and community. Privacy, because a recluse in New York City can ha…
Keeping an Often Digital Paper Trail
Best Practices For Maintaining HOA Records
It is essential that a community association keep thorough records of its financials, rules and regulations, meeting min…
Old Guard Versus New Blood
Volunteerism is arguably the bedrock of co-op and condominium communities. One buys into one or the other with the expec…
Knowing When to Call Your Manager
Response to Calls is an Essential Part of the Manager’s Job
Olivia Pope, the main character on ABC’s Scandal, is a professional fixer. If you have a problem—any problem—she can fi…
Board Owner Do’s and Don’ts
What Makes a Board Successful?
It only takes a few minutes of a web search to uncover the traits that make a successful person or business owner. For e…
Managing a Major Service Disruption
No matter how well-constructed and carefully maintained, no mechanical system lasts forever – and that goes for elevator…
A Clear View
What’s New in Window Trends and Technology?
Windows can dramatically change any space, from transforming a tiny kitchen into a front row seat to a glorious skyline …
Plumbing the Depths
Pipes, Drains, and Your Building's Water Supply
Of all the modern conveniences we take for granted, perhaps none is as profoundly basic —and indispensable—as indoor pl…
To Claim, or Not to Claim?
The Insurance Dilemma