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Wednesday, 10/5

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Robert’s Rules PT 2: effective meetings in action

Online

Join us to see Robert’s Rules in action and how they can be used as a tool for effective meetings.

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Thursday, 10/6

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Ask the Experts: Operation and Maintenance Training

Online

With costs rising for utilities, this is a way to learn from building professionals about how to save money. Thinking about replacing your heating system or hot water system? This class…

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Wednesday, 10/12

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Stock Transfers + “succession” in HDFCs

Online

Is there “succession” in an HDFC co-op?

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Wednesday, 10/12

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Electrification Tour: Heat Pumps 101

Online

We’ll tour an HDFC’s Electrification heating system.

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Thursday, 10/13

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

HDFC Elections: Best Practices

Online

Join us to discuss implementing a smooth, non-controversial election.

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Saturday, 10/15

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

HDFCs in Action: Affordable Is For All (Retreat)

Online

Join us for a special retreat with AHIFA!

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Monday, 10/17

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Benefits + Tax Breaks for HDFCs & Owners

Online

HDFC shareholders may be eligible for benefits and tax breaks like SCRIE, DRIE, STAR, SCHE and more. Learn what benefits are available and how to apply.

Register

Monday, 10/17

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Intro to Cooperative Homeownership

Online

Attend this workshop for information and what it means to live in and purchase an income-restricted, limited-equity co-op apartment.

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Tuesday, 10/18

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Ask the Experts: Operation and Maintenance Training

Online

With costs rising for utilities, this is a way to learn from building professionals about how to save money. Thinking about replacing your heating system or hot water system? This class…

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Wednesday, 10/19

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Is Our HDFC “Distressed”?

Online

An HDFC in distress may be in high debt, physical disrepair, or organizational disfunction. Join us to review how to assess your building’s level of health and resources to help get an HDFCs back on track.

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Thursday, 10/20

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Ask the Experts: Operation and Maintenance Training

Online

With costs rising for utilities, this is a way to learn from building professionals about how to save money. Thinking about replacing your heating system or hot water system? This class…

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Thursday, 10/20

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Ask the Experts: Operations and Maintenance Training

Online

Thinking about replacing your heating system or hot water system? This class will focus on Domestic Hot Water.

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Monday, 10/24

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

When a Shareholder Dies: Wills & estates issues with Rachel Jaffe, Goldstein Hall

Online

Come learn how to prevent or shorten the time the Estate spends in court and how the family of the deceased may speed resolution of the Estate’s affairs.

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Tuesday, 10/25

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Payroll Taxes

Online

This training on Payroll provides information to your HDFC co-op board about payroll filings and required coverage for HDFC employees.

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Wednesday, 10/26

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Identify & Select New Shareholders

Online

How does a shareholder or HDFC sell a unit in compliance with its legal documents?

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Tuesday, 11/1

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Ask the Experts: Operation and Maintenance Training

Online

With costs rising for utilities, this is a way to learn from building professionals about how to save money. Thinking about replacing your heating system or hot water system? This class…

Register

Thursday, 11/3

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Ask the Experts: Operation and Maintenance Training

Online

With costs rising for utilities, this is a way to learn from building professionals about how to save money. Thinking about replacing your heating system or hot water system? This class…

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Tuesday, 10/4

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Ask the Experts: Operation and Maintenance Training

Online

With costs rising for utilities, this is a way to learn from building professionals about how to save money. Thinking about replacing your heating system or hot water system? This class…

Monday, 10/3

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

DIY Wills Preparation

Online

Join us to discuss how to create a binding will without a lawyer.

Thursday 9/29

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Ask the Experts: Operation and Maintenance Training

Online

With costs rising for utilities, this is a way to learn from building professionals about how to save money.

Wednesday, 9/28

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

HDFCs in ACTION: Affordable Housing is for All

Online

If you live in an HDFC and are interested in building political power and connections across neighborhoods, learn how HDFCs can organize for action to build power together, hear about the broader landscape of housing and environmental justice campaigns in NYC, and get tips on how your HDFC can plug in.  

Wednesday, 9/28

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Who fixes what?

Online

In a co-op, ownership is both collective and individual at the same time. Join us to review who is responsible for different repairs in an HDFC.

Tuesday, 9/27

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Ask the Experts: Ask UHAB

565 W 125th St

565, West 125th Street, New York, New York, 10027, United States

Join us at our free clinic to get help from our HDFC experts.

Monday, 9/26

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Selling Shares: prices and “affordability”

Online

Join us to discuss prices for unit sales, affordability, income eligibility and resales procecure issues in an HDFC cooperative.

Thursday, 9/22

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Gas Safety

Online

Learn about gas safety, compliance with new NYC laws that describe how building staff must respond to potential gas leaks, and safety preparedness to minimize impacts to the building in a gas emergency.

Wednesday, 9/21

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Robert’s Rules PT 1: the basics for effective meetings

Online

Robert’s Rules are a set of guidelines for running effective meetings that allow everyone to be heard and prioritize making decisions. This class explains the foundation of the process.

Tuesday, 9/20

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Ask the Experts: Operation and Maintenance Training

Online

With costs rising for utilities, this is a way to learn from building professionals about how to save money. Thinking about replacing your heating system or hot water system? This class will focus on Domestic Hot Water. Sign up here!

Monday, 9/19

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Building Violations in our HDFC

Online

Learn how to see if your building has violations, how to cure them, the difference between violations from HPD, DOB and other agencies and how to avoid fines.

Monday, 9/19

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Solar Tour

838 Park Pl

838, Park Place, New York, 11216, United States

Join us for a guided tour of a neighborhood HDFC’s rooftop solar array and learn how co-ops are saving money with solar every day! When: Monday, August 19 from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm Where: 838 Park Place, Brooklyn , NY

Thursday, 9/15

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Boiler to Roof

Online

Whether you have an oil or gas burning boiler in your building, you should consider what comes next for your heating system. This class is all about upgrading your heating system and considering your different options. With new energy codes and incentives, now is a good time to plan for the future.

Monday, 9/12

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Understanding Year End Financial Statement

Online

Understanding your HDFC’s Year End Financial Statement is an important key point of your Co-ops. This virtual seminar will help to identify “Red Flag” in your Co-op’s Financials.

Thursday, 9/8

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Planning Energy Projects

Online

In this class we will be discussing some tips to plan long term and short term projects.

Thursday, 9/8

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Intro to Property Management

Online

This class is useful for co-op residents that work with managers and anyone looking to keep an HDFC running smoothly.

Wednesday, 9/7

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

We gotta file for that?

Online

From green building laws to bedbug reporting to gas piping inspection, your HDFC must submit a number of filings.

Wednesday, 8/31

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

HDFCs in ACTION: Affordable Housing is for All

Online

Learn how HDFCs can organize for action to build power together, hear about the broader landscape of housing and environmental justice campaigns in NYC.

Tuesday, 8/30

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Ask the Experts: Operations and Maintenance Training

Online

With costs rising for utilities, this is a way to learn from building professionals about how to save money.

Thursday, 8/25

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Bookkeeping For Treasurers

Online

Bookkeeping 2.0 will show how to have a healthy Co-op’s finance and provide knowledge of who is responsible for this duty.

Wednesday, 8/17

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Shareholder Training Part 2

Online

NEW TIME! An overview of cooperative governing documents and election procedure basics.

Monday, 8/15

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Shareholder Training Part 1

Online

An overview of the co-op structure and the roles and responsibilities of the Board and Shareholders.

Wednesday, 8/10

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Taking Effective Minutes

Online

Join us to discuss tools for taking useful and bylaws-complying minutes.

Monday, 8/8

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Renter Issues in HDFCs

Online

What obligations does the HDFC have to its renter residents?

Wednesday, 8/3

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Participation and Meetings

Online

If your building is run by just a couple people, you can’t get volunteers to run for the board, or shareholders don’t show up to meetings, this class can help.

Tuesday, 8/2

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Solar Tour

418 W 129th St

418, West 129th Street, New York, New York, 10027, United States

Join us for an in-person guided tour of a neighborhood HDFC’s rooftop solar array and learn how co-ops are saving money with solar every day!

Tuesday, 8/2

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Operations & Maintenance Training

Online

Cut costs and save energy with this training on domestic hot water systems.

Monday, 8/1

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Board Ethics + Confidentiality

Online

Confidentiality and an ethics standards for a co-op is important for your democracy and harmonious governance.

Thursday, 7/28

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

HDFCs in ACTION: Affordable Housing is for All

Online

Learn how HDFCs can organize for action to build power together, hear about the broader landscape of housing and environmental justice campaigns in NYC.

Wednesday, 7/27

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Steps to take after a disaster

Online

Don’t wait until it’s too late to prepare for a disaster!

Tuesday, 7/26

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Community Solar

Online

Come learn how you can save money and support green energy without installing solar panels.

Monday, 7/25

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Board Roles + Responsibilities

Online

Learn the responsibilities of the board and officers and who they report to.

Wednesday, 7/20

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Advanced Co-op Management

Online

Learn the role of a manager and property management ethics.

Tuesday 7/19

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Rat Academy

Online

Pest Control Services at the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene invites you to attend Virtual Rat Academy Sponsored by Carnegie Hill Neighbors and UHAB. Learn to control…

Monday, 7/18

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Ask the Experts: Audited Financial Statements — why bother? With Clifford Charles, CPA

Online

Learn what an audit is, common terms and concepts that come up in audits, and when your building might need an audit.

Thursday, 7/14

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Payroll Taxes

Online

This training on Payroll provides information to your HDFC co-op board about payroll filings and required coverage for HDFC employees.

Wednesday, 7/13

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Planning for Energy Efficiency Projects

Online

Learn about strategies and programs to help you and your building become more energy efficient in order to maintain long term affordability.

Wednesday, 7/13

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

NYC smoking policy requirements –do we comply?

Online

Discuss if your building complies with Local Laws 147 and 141 and how to institute a smoke-free co-op.

Tuesday, 7/12

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Boiler to Roof: Repair or Replace Heating Systems

Online

If you live in an oil burning building, you should consider what comes next for your heating system.

Monday, 7/11

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Surrogate’s Court, Administrators and Executors

Online

What happens to an apartment after a neighbor dies?

Wednesday, 7/6

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Personal Financial Management

Online

In this class, we’ll learn how to manage personal finances, including setting a budget and financial goals for yourself.

Tuesday, 7/5

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Maintenance too high? Too low?

Online

An analysis of two example co-op budgets and discussion on whether or not the projected income in the budget’s meet the projected expenses.

Thursday, 6/30

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

HDFCs in ACTION: Affordable Housing is for All

Online

Learn how HDFCs can organize for action to build power together, hear about the broader landscape of housing and environmental justice campaigns in NYC.

Tuesday, 6/28

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Boiler to Roof

Online

If you live in an oil burning building, you should consider what comes next for your heating system.

Tuesday, 6/21

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Solar 101

Online

Save money and go green by getting solar panels on your HDFC’s roof! This workshop will cover the basics of how solar energy works and how your HDFC co-op…

Thursday, 6/16

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Save your HDFC some money: Composting + Recycling with guest speaker Big Reuse

Online

Come learn what compost is and how to do it correctly.

Wednesday, 6/15

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Save your HDFC some money: Composting + Recycling with guest speaker Big Reuse

Online

Come learn what compost is and how to do it correctly.

Thursday, 6/9

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Boiler to Roof

Online

If you live in an oil burning building, you should consider what comes next for your heating system.

Monday, 6/6

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Your Co-op’s Legal Documents

Online

Your co-op documents are your most important tools for running your building.

Wednesday, 6/1

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Intro to HDFC Committes

Online

Join us to discuss how committees can be formed, staffed and run to successly help the co-op and Board.

Thursday, 5/26

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

HDFCs in ACTION: Affordable Housing is for All

Online

If you live in an HDFC and are interested in building political power and connections across neighborhoods, learn how HDFCs can organize for action to build power together, hear about the broader landscape of housing and environmental justice campaigns in NYC, and get tips on how your HDFC can plug in.

Wednesday, 5/25

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Insurance for Co-ops and Owners

Online

We give an overview on co-op master insurance, directors and officers insurance, and offer information on homeowners insurance.

Monday, 5/23

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Lost Stock Certificates

Online

Learn what to do if your stock certificate is lost or destroyed.

Thursday, 5/19

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Planning Energy Projects

Online

In this class we will be discussing strategies and programs to help you and your building become more energy efficient in order to maintain long term affordability.

Monday, 5/16

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

RPIEs: Are We Exempt?

Online

Come find out if your HDFC has to file the RPIE or is exempted, and how to file if required.

Thursday, 5/12

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Community Solar

Online

Come learn how you can save money and support green energy without installing solar panels.

Wednesday, 5/11

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Healthier, Safer HDFC’s

Online

Join us as we discuss tips for maintaining a financially and physically healthy and sound cooperative.

Tuesday, 5/10

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Financial Literacy for Building Upgrades

Online

This workshop will help you think about how to set up your co-op’s finances for success, how to fund repairs and how to save money on energy-related upgrades.

Thursday, 5/5

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Boiler to Roof

Online

If you live in an oil burning building, you should consider what comes next for your heating system.

Wednesday, 5/4

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Regulatory Agreements 101

Online

Come learn what it means to have a Regulatory Agreement.

Thursday, 4/28

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

HDFCs in ACTION: Affordable Housing is for All

Online

Join the April meeting of Affordable Housing Is for All!

Wednesday, 4/27

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

HDFC Election Practices

Online

Join us to discuss implementing a smooth, non-controversial election.

Tuesday, 4/26

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

ASK the EXPERTS: Solar Power 101

Online

Save money and go green by getting solar panels on your HDFC’s roof!

Monday, 4/25

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Fire Safety Education Seminar

Online

Join us and the FDNY for a discussion to improve your unit and co-op’s fire safety.

Thursday, 4/21

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

HDFCS in ACTION: Environmental Justice

Online

Learn how your HDFC can take action in your community with projects that support the environmental health of residents and neighborhoods.

Wednesday, 4/20

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Bookkeeping for Treasurers 2.0

Online

Bookkeeping 2.0 will show how to have a healthy Co-op’s finance and provide knowledge of who is responsible for this duty.

Wednesday, 4/13

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Distressed HDFCs aka Your Co-op’s Vital Signs

Online

Join us to review how to assess your building’s level of health and resources to help get your HDFC back on track.

Tuesday, 4/12

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

ASK the EXPERTS: Greening Your HDFC

Online

Improve energy consumption in your building.

Monday, 4/11

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Benefits and Tax Breaks for HDFCs and Shareholders

Online

Learn what benefits are available and how to apply.

Wednesday, 4/6

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Who fixes what?

Online

Join us to review who is responsible for different repairs in an HDFC.

Monday, 4/4

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Stock Transfer & “Succession” in HDFCs

Online

Join us to learn about succession and stock transfer in HDFCs.

Wednesday, 3/2

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Advanced Co-op Management

Online

Learn the role of a manager and property management ethics.

February 28th, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Your Co-op Legal Documents

Online

Your co-op documents are your most important tools for running your building. Come discuss the purpose of the bylaws, proprietary lease, certificate of incorporation, house rules and regulatory agreement…

February 23rd, 2022

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Intro to HDFC Committees

Online

Join us to discuss how committees can be formed, “staffed” and run to successfully help the co-op and Board.

February 17th, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Financial Literacy for Building Upgrades

Online

This workshop will help you think about how to set up your co-op’s finances for success, how to fund repairs and save money on energy-related upgrades.

February 16th, 2022

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Personal Financial Management

Online

Living in an HDFC co-op gives you the opportunity to build wealth by saving money on rent. In this class, we’ll learn how to manage personal finances, including setting…

February 14th, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Lost Stocks Certificates

Online

Your stock certificate is a unique and important legal document. Learn what to do if your stock certificate is lost or destroyed.

February 10th, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Solar 101

Online

Save money and go green by getting solar panels on your HDFC’s roof! This workshop will cover the basics of how solar energy works and how your HDFC co-op…

February 9th, 2022

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Taking Effective Minutes

Online

Join us to discuss tools for taking useful and bylaws-complying minutes. Review and critique some sample minutes.

February 7th, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

NYC Smoking Policy Requirements — do we comply?

Online

Residential buildings in NYC must follow the NYC Council requirements of Local Laws 147 + 141 passed in 2017. Discuss if your building complies and how to institute a…

February 3rd, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Community Solar

Online

Come learn how you can save money and support green energy without installing solar panels. With community solar, you can join the movement for environmental justice today!

February 2nd, 2022

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Steps to Take After a Disaster such as a Flood or Fire

Online

Don’t wait until it’s too late to prepare for a disaster! Come learn how your insurance protects your HDFC from fires, floods and other damage, and what to do…

February 1st, 2022

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Intro to Limited Equity Co-ops

Online

UHAB will co-sponsor an event outlining the work they are doing around the country and giving an introduction to one form of affordable housing.

January 31st, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Benefits + Tax Breaks for Owners and HDFCs

Online

HDFC shareholders may be eligible for benefits and tax breaks like SCRIE, DRIE, STAR, SCHE and more. Save money as a shareholder or for the HDFC. Learn what benefits…

January 27th, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Planning For Energy Projects

Online

In this class we will be discussing some tips to plan long term and short term projects. We will be discussing strategies and programs to help you and your…

January 26th, 2022

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

HDFC elections

Online

Join us to discuss implementing a smooth, non-controversial election. We will review the importance of having proper notice, annual election guidelines, governing tools for boards, and incorporating modern technology…

January 25th, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Audited Financial Statements

Online

Audited financial statements are an important part of operating and understanding the operations of your co-op.

January 24th, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Wills + Estates w. Rachel Jaffe, Esq., Goldstein Hall

Online

If a shareholder passes away without a will, the HDFC and the Estate of the deceased must sort things out in court. There is no automatic inheritance of ownership…

January 20th, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Complying with Local Law 97: Green Energy Codes

Online

This class will discuss Local Law 97, which passed last year as part of the Climate Mobilization Act. The law has big implications for HDFC co-ops. Some HDFCs will…

January 19th, 2022

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

RPIE Filing — are we exempt?

Online

RPIE is the “Real Property Income & Expense Statements” filing required yearly by the Department of Finance to assess property values. Come find out if your HDFC has to…

January 18th, 2022

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Greening Your HDFC

Online

In this class we will talk about how climate change is affecting local neighborhoods and discuss how your building can mitigate climate change through energy efficiency upgrades. The purpose…

January 14th, 2022

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

COVID Arrears relief for Owners: Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF)

Online

COVID assistance is now available for eligible HDFC homeowners. Learn how to access this benefit for yourself or a neighbor.

January 13th, 2022

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

COVID Arrears relief for Owners: Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF)

Online

COVID assistance is now available for eligible HDFC homeowners. Learn how to access this benefit for yourself or a neighbor.

January 12th, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

COVID Arrears relief for Owners: Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF)

Online

COVID assistance is now available for eligible HDFC homeowners. Learn how to access this benefit for yourself or a neighbor.

January 12th, 2022

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Maintenance too high? Too low?

Online

An analysis of two example co-op budgets and discussion on whether or not the projected income in the budget’s meet the projected expenses. Do maintenance fees have to increase?…

January 11th, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

COVID Arrears relief for Owners: Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF

Online

COVID assistance is now available for eligible HDFC homeowners. Learn how to access this benefit for yourself or a neighbor.

January 10th, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Board Role + Responsibilities

Online

A well-functioning board is essential to a healthy co-op. Learn what the board and officers are responsible to do and who the board is responsible to.

January 10th, 2022

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

COVID Arrears relief for Owners: Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF)

Online

COVID assistance is now available for eligible HDFC homeowners. Learn how to access this benefit for yourself or a neighbor.

January 7th, 2022

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

COVID Assistance for Owners: Homeowner Assistance Fund

Online

Covid assistance is now available for eligible HDFC homeowners. Learn how to access this benefit for yourself or a neighbor.

January 6th, 2022

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

COVID Relief for Owners: Homeowner Assistance Fund

Online

Covid assistance is now available for eligible HDFC homeowners. Learn how to access this benefit for yourself or a neighbor.

January 5th, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Asistencia de COVID para Propietarios

Online

La asistencia de COVID esta disponible para Propietarios elegibles de HDFC. Aprenda como acceder a este beneficio para usted o un vecino.

January 5th, 2022

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Co-op Vital Signs: Is your co-op distressed?

Online

An HDFC in distress may be in high debt, physical disrepair, or organizational disfunction. Join us to review how to assess your building’s level of health and resources to…

January 4th, 2022

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

COVID Relief for Owners: Homeowner Assistance Fund

Online

Covid assistance is now available for eligible HDFC homeowners. Learn how to access this benefit for yourself or a neighbor.

January 3rd, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Stock Transfers & Succession

Online

Is there “succession” in an HDFC co-op? Can I transfer my shares? How much power does the Board have when a shareholder would like to add a name to…

January 3rd, 2022

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

COVID relief for Owners: Homeowner Assistance Fund

Online

Covid assistance is now available for eligible HDFC homeowners. Learn how to access this benefit for yourself or a neighbor.

Friday, 12/17

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

COVID relief for Owners: Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF)

Online

COVID arrears assistance is now available for eligible HDFC homeowners. Learn how to access this benefit for yourself or a neighbor.

Thursday, 12/16

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

COVID relief for Owners: Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF)

Online

COVID arrears assistance is now available for eligible HDFC homeowners. Learn how to access this benefit for yourself or a neighbor.

Wednesday, 12/15

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

COVID relief for Owners: Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF)

Online

COVID arrears assistance is now available for eligible HDFC homeowners. Learn how to access this benefit for yourself or a neighbor.

Wednesday, 12/15

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Who fixes what?

Online

In a co-op, ownership is both collective and individual at the same time. Join us to review who is responsible for different repairs in an HDFC.

Tuesday, 12/14

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Boiler to Roof: Repair or Replace Heating Systems

Online

If you live in an oil burning building, you should consider what comes next for your heating system. This class is all about upgrading your heating system and considering…

Tuesday, 12/14

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Asistencia de COVID para Propietarios: Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF)

Online

La asistencia de COVID para atrasos está disponible para Propietarios elegibles de HDFC. Aprenda como acceder a este beneficio para usted o un vecino.

Monday, 12/13

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Board Ethics & Confidentiality

Online

Confidentiality and an ethics standard for a co-op is important for your democracy and harmonious governance. Come discuss what confidentiality means and how to implement a policy for your…

Monday, 12/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

COVID relief for Owners: Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF)

Online

COVID arrears assistance is now available for eligible HDFC homeowners. Learn how to access this benefit for yourself or a neighbor.

Friday, 12/10

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Asistencia de COVID para Propietarios: Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF)

Online

La asistencia de COVID para atrasos está disponible para Propietarios elegibles de HDFC. Aprenda como acceder a este beneficio para usted o un vecino.

Thursday, 12/9

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

COVID relief for Owners: Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF)

Online

COVID arrears assistance is now available for eligible HDFC homeowners. Learn how to access this benefit for yourself or a neighbor.

Wednesday, 12/8

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Asistencia de COVID para Propietarios: Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF)

Online

La asistencia de COVID para atrasos está disponible para Propietarios elegibles de HDFC. Aprenda como acceder a este beneficio para usted o un vecino.

Wednesday, 12/8

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Rat Academy w. NYC DOH

Online

Join UHAB and the Department of Health to learn how to prevent rodents in your building.

Tuesday, 12/7

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

COVID relief for Owners: Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF)

Online

COVID arrears assistance is now available for eligible HDFC homeowners. Learn how to access this benefit for yourself or a neighbor.

Monday, 12/6

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Audited Financial Statement– why bother?

Online

Join us and guest speaker Clifford Charles, CPA who will discuss the unique importance of the audited financial statement for an HDFC’s financial planning and accountability.

Monday, 12/6

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

COVID Relief for Homeowners: Homeowner Assistance Fund

Online

COVID arrears assistance is now available for eligible HDFC homeowners. Learn how to access this benefit for yourself or a neighbor.

Wednesday, 12/1

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Participation and Meeting

Online

If your building is run by just a couple people, you can’t get volunteers to run for the board, or shareholders don’t show up to meetings, this class can…

Thursday, 11/30

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Intro to Co-op Homeownership

Online

Attend this workshop for information about cooperative housing and what it means to live in and purchase an affordable (or limited-equity) co-op apartment. Space for the workshop is limited,…

Monday, 11/29

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Regulatory Agreement Basics

Online

If your HDFC is planning any rehab involving NYC financing, you will be required to sign a Regulatory Agreement. If you need tax relief or any HPD assistance in…

Tuesday, 11/23

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Understanding your Heating System

Online

In this class, we’ll go over the basics of heating systems and how to stay comfortable and save money on energy. This class focuses on steam heating systems.

Monday, 11/22

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Selling Co-op Shares Part 1

Online

Join us for an overview about affordability, setting prices and selling shares in an HDFC cooperative. Be sure to check out part 2 for more detailed information.

Wednesday, 11/17

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Identify New Shareholders

Online

How does a shareholder or HDFC sell a unit in compliance with its legal documents? What does a prospective shareholder interview look like? Must the sale use HPD’s “Housing…

Monday, 11/15

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Insurance for HDFCs & Shareholders

Online

We give an overview on co-op master insurance, directors and officers insurance, and offer information on homeowners insurance.

Wednesday, 11/10

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Intro to Property Management

Online

This class is an overview of different aspects of managing a co-op, from the ownership structure of co-ops to physical upkeep to housing court policy. This class is useful…

Monday, 11/8

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Ask the Expert: “Get the most from your Property Manager

Online

Professional property management in a Board-run HDFC requires special skills, both from the manager and the Board. Join us for tips from a property manager on how a Board…

Thursday, 11/4

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Green Energy Codes

Online

An energy-efficient building doesn’t just save you money; energy efficiency keeps residents healthy and comfortable, and keeps you compliant with green building codes. Whether you’re looking for low- or…

Wednesday, 11/3

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Shareholder Training Part 2

Online

An overview of cooperative governing documents and election procedure basics.

Monday, 11/1

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

DIY Wills Preparation

Online

Join us to discuss how to create a binding will without a lawyer.

Wednesday, 10/27

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Shareholder Training Part 1

Online

An overview of the co-op structure and the roles and responsibilities of the Board and Shareholders.

Tuesday, 10/26

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Community Land Trusts and Housing Co-ops

Online

Join UHAB for a virtual panel and tour to explore how housing co-ops and community land trusts can work together to create deep affordability.

Monday, 10/25

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Do It Yourself Wills Preparation

Online

Join us to discuss how to create a binding will without a lawyer.

Thursday, 10/21

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Strategies for Energy Efficiency

Online

Join a panel of experts for an open discussion and Q&A session on energy efficiency strategies for coops. Share your own experiences and get answers to all of your…

Wednesday 10/20

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Housing Court + Fair Housing

Online

Fair Housing Taking residents to court for nonpayment is a last resort. Come learn how housing court works and your HDFC’s obligations under NYS and NYC fair housing laws.

Monday, 10/18

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Advanced Co-op Management

Online

Learn the role of a manager and property management ethics. Tips on how to supervise personnel, budget basics and a checklist of yearly operations and maintenance.

Wednesday, 10/13

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Violations &HDFC

Online

Learn how to see if your building has violations, how to cure them, the difference between violations from HPD, DOB and other agencies and how to avoid fines.

Thursday, 10/7

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Community Solar for Environmental Justice

Online

Come learn how you can save money and support green energy without installing solar panels. With community solar, you can join the movement for environmental justice today!

Wednesday, 10/6

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Strengthening the Solidarity and Cooperative Economy in NYC: Rebuilding with our Powers Combined

Online

Join UHAB, the Cooperative Economics Alliance of NYC (CEANYC), and the NYC Network of Worker Co-ops (NYC-NoWC) for the last workshop in a series on strengthening the connections between…

Wednesday, 10/6

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Personal Financial Management

Online

Living in an HDFC co-op gives you the opportunity to build wealth by saving money on rent. In this class, we’ll learn how to manage personal finances, including setting…

Tuesday, 10/5

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Intro to Co-op Homeownership

Online

Attend this workshop for information about cooperative housing and what it means to live in and purchase an affordable (or limited-equity) co-op apartment. Space for the workshop is limited,…

Monday, 10/4

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Your Co-op Legal Documents

Online

Your co-op documents are your most important tools for running your building. Come discuss the purpose of the Bylaws, Proprietary Lease, Certificate of Incorporation and Regulatory Agreement and how…

Thursday, 9/30

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Advanced Co-op Accounting

Online

Review accounting techniques for maintenance fees, rent adjustments, unit turn-overs, housing subsidy changes and more.

Wednesday, 9/29

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

NYC Smoking Policy Requirements: Do We Comply?

Online

The NYC Council set requirements in 2017 for residential buildings to post their smoking policies. Come discuss what a smoking policy must contain and how an HDFC may consider…

Wednesday, 9/29

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Basic Co-op Accounting

Online

This class will cover tracking HDFC income, expenses, and trends in spending, as well as collecting maintenances.

Monday, 9/27

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Steps to Take After a Disaster

Online

Don’t wait until it’s too late to prepare for a disaster! Come learn the steps to take after a disaster, the people involved and learn how to repair and…

Thursday, 9/23

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Planning For Energy Efficiency Projects

Online

Get tips on how your board and shareholders can work together to make cost-effective decisions about your building’s energy.

Wednesday, 9/22

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Lost Stock Certificates

Online

Your stock certificate is a unique and important legal document. Learn what to do if your stock certificate is lost or destroyed.

Monday, 9/20

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Healthier, Safer HDFCs

Online

Join us as we discuss tips/best practices for maintaining a financially and physically healthy and sound cooperative.

Wednesday, 9/15

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Use Robert’s Rules to run your Meetings

Online

This is the second of two sessions on Robert’s Rules of Order. We discuss Robert’s Rules and motions, and meeting chairing and organizational tools.

Monday, 9/13

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

The Secretary Takes Minutes

Online

We focus on the responsibilities of the Secretary, best practices in minute-taking and sample standard minutes formats.

Thursday, 9/9

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Solar 101

Online

Save money and go green by getting solar panels on your HDFC’s roof! This workshop will cover the basics of how solar energy works and how your HDFC co-op…

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Rat Academy

Online

Learn about rat prevention methods in partnership with UHAB.

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Who Fixes What?

Online

In a co-op, ownership is both collective and individual at the same time. Join us as we give an overview on repair responsibilities as it pertains to individual shareholders…

Monday, August 16, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Maintenance Too High? Too Low?

Online

An analysis of two example co-op budgets, terms and discussion on whether or not the projected income in the budget’s meet the projected expenses. Are your maintenance charges too…

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Ethics & Confidentiality

Online

Understanding confidentiality and setting agreements in a cooperative is important to avoid litigation and run a harmonious co-op. Come learn what confidentiality means and how to create a confidentiality…

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Elections: Best Practices

Online

A session discussing the best election practices for your HDFC. We will talk about how to have smooth, non-controversial elections, the importance of having a proper meeting notice, annual…

Monday, August 9, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Benefits and Tax Breaks for HDFCs and Shareholders

Online

HDFC shareholders may be eligible for benefits and tax breaks like SCRIE, DRIE, STAR, SCHE and more. Save money as a shareholders or for the HDFC. Learn what benefits…

Thursday, August 5, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Bookkeeping for Treasurers

Online

Bookkeeping 2.0 will show how to have a healthy Co-op’s finance and provide knowledge of who is responsible for this duty.

Wednesday, August 4, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Wills & Estates

Online

If a shareholder passes away without a will, the HDFC and the Estate of the deceased will have to sort things out in court. There is no automatic inheritance…

Tuesday, August 3, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Greening Your HDFC

Online

In this class we will talk about how climate change is affecting local neighborhoods. Then we will discuss how your building can mitigate climate change though energy efficiency upgrades.…

Monday, August 2, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

HDFC Filing Requirements

Online

From green building laws to bedbug reporting to gas piping inspection, your HDFC must submit a number of filings. These filings help assure the health and safety of HDFC…

Thursday, July 29, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Complying with Local Law 97: New Energy Codes

Online

This class will discuss Local Law 97, which passed last year as part of the Climate Mobilization Act. The law has big implications for HDFC co-ops. Some HDFCs will…

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Strengthening the Solidarity and Cooperative Economy in NYC: Rebuilding with our Powers Combined

Online

Learn how HDFCs fit into the solidarity economy with worker co-ops, credit unions, community gardens, and more, and how we can make each other stronger.

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Stock Transfers & Succession

Online

Is there “succession” in an HDFC co-op? Can I transfer my shares? How much power does the Board have when a shareholder would like to add a name to…

Thursday, July 22, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Payroll Taxes

Online

This training on Payroll provides information to your HDFC co-op board about payroll filings and required coverage for HDFC employees.

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Co-op Vital Signs: Is Your Co-op Distressed?

Online

An HDFC in distress may be in high debt, physical disrepair, or organizational disfunction. Join us to review how to assess your building’s level of health and resources to…

Monday, July 19, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Board Ethics and Confidentiality

Online

Understanding confidentiality and setting ethics standards on the boad is important to avoid litigation and run a harmonious co-op. Come learn what confidentiality means and how to create a…

Thursday, July 15, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Boiler to Roof: Repair or Replace Heating Systems

Online

If you live in an oil burning building, you should consider what comes next for your heating system. This class is all about upgrading your heating system and considering…

Monday, July 12, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Participation and Meetings

Online

Discuss participation in a cooperative and ways to increase resident involvement. Discuss meeting preparation, planning and outreach.

Thursday, July 8, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Upgrading Your Heating System

Online

In this class, we’ll go over the basics of heating systems, how COVID-19 is changing building maintenance, and how to stay comfortable and save money on energy.

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Environmental Justice: Buildings, New Yorkers and Climate Change

Online

We are inviting panelists across sectors to talk about how their work in architecture, sustainability, housing, community organizing, and more relates to environmental justice.

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Climate Action Pledge Kick-off

Online

Join UHAB and Solar One on Tuesday, June 22, 2021, at 6 PM for the launch of the Climate Action Pledge, a resource tool designed for NYC buildings to…

Monday, June 7, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Introduction to HDFC Committees

Online

The creation of committees are an important tool at the disposal of the cooperative board. Join us as we discuss what committees are, how to create them and their…

Thursday, June 3, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Boiler to Roof: Upgrading Your Heating System

Online

If you live in an oil burning building, you should consider what comes next for your heating system. This class is all about upgrading your heating system and considering…

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Overview and Summary of HDFC Cooperative Legal Docs

Online

Your co-op documents are your most important tools for running your building. Come discuss the purpose of the Bylaws, Proprietary Lease, Certificate of Incorporation and Regulatory Agreement and how…

Thursday, May 20, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Planning For Energy Projects

Online

Get tips on how board and shareholders can work together to make cost-effective decisions about your building’s energy.

Monday, May 17, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Introduction to Property Management

Online

This class is an overview of different aspects of managing a co-op, from the ownership structure of co-ops to physical upkeep to housing court policy. This class is useful…

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Ask UHAB

Online

Ask UHAB is our open house where you can get one-on-one advisement from our team of HDFC experts. Come with your questions and stay for as long or short…

Monday, May 10, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Surrogate’s Court, Administration and Executors: When a shareholder passes away

Online

What happens to an apartment after a neighbor dies? How does the court handle ownership in cases in which there is no will? Is a court involved if there…

Thursday, May 6, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Payroll Taxes

Online

This training on Payroll provides information to your HDFC co-op board about payroll filings and required coverage for HDFC employees.

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Boiler to Roof: Repair or Replace Heating Systems

Online

If you live in an oil burning building, you should consider what comes next for your heating system. This class is all about upgrading your heating system and considering…

Monday, May 3, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Insurance Coverage and HDFCs

Online

A discussion on the different types of insurance coverage found within the co-op model. We will give an overview and discuss the Co-op Master Insurance, Directors and Officers Insurance…

Thursday, April 29, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Bookkeeping for Treasurers 2.0

Online

Bookkeeping 2.0 will show how to have a healthy Co-op’s finance and provide knowledge of who is responsible for this duty.

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Community Solar 101

Online

Come learn how you can save money and support green energy, without installing solar panels. Community solar is a way to start saving on energy right away.

Monday, April 26, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Healthier, Safer HDFCs

Online

Join us as we discuss tips/best practices for maintaining a financially and physically healthy and sound cooperative. We will discuss preventive maintenance, green measures and energy conservation methods; as…

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Solar 101

Online

Save money and go green by getting solar panels on your HDFC’s roof! This workshop will cover the basics of how solar energy works and how your HDFC co-op…

Monday, April 19, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Intro to Co-op Homeownership

Online

Attend this workshop for information about cooperative housing and what it means to live in and purchase an affordable (or limited-equity) co-op apartment. Space for the workshop is limited,…

Monday, April 12, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

We Gotta File for that? HDFC Filing Requirements

Online

An overview and explanation of the mandated yearly filing requirements that HDFC’s must adhere to. From green building laws to bedbug reporting to gas piping inspection, your HDFC must…

Thursday, April 8, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Greening Your HDFC

Online

In this class we will talk about how climate change is affecting local neighborhoods. Then we will discuss how your building can mitigate climate change though energy efficiency upgrades.…

Monday, April 5, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Real Property Income and Expense Statements (RPIEs): Is Our HDFC Exempt From Filing?

Online

RPIE is the “Real Property Income & Expense Statements” filing required yearly by the Department of Finance to assess property values. Come find out if your HDFC has to…

Thursday, April 1, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Boiler to Roof: Repair or Replace Heating Systems

Online

If you live in an oil burning building, you should consider what comes next for your heating system. This class is all about upgrading your heating system and considering…

Monday, March 29, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Ask UHAB: Subletting, Airbnb and Boarders

Online

A session discussing the best governance practices and issues for your HDFC relating to subletting & dealing with AIRBNB. We will talk about subletting, primary residence, the legality, and…

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Shareholder Training Part 2

Online

An overview and discussion on cooperative governing documents, as well as election procedure and practices.

Monday, March 15, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Shareholder Training Part 2

Online

An overview and discussion on cooperative governing documents, as well as election procedure and practices.

Thursday, March 11, 2021

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Benchmarking Refresher for Returning Users

Online

This training is intended for building owners, property managers and building representatives that have benchmarked their buildings in the past. Benchmarking is required every year but only once a…

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Shareholder Training Part 1

Online

A discussion and overview on the co-op structure of a cooperative. Also the roles and responsibilities of the Board and Shareholders.

Tuesday, March 9, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

How to Benchmark Training Series

Online

This free three-part training series will equip you with all you need to know to prepare and submit your Energy and Water Benchmarking Report to NYC ahead of the…

Tuesday, March 9, 2021

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Benchmarking Refresher for Returning Users

Online

This training is intended for building owners, property managers and building representatives that have benchmarked their buildings in the past. Benchmarking is required every year but only once a…

Monday, March 8, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Shareholder Training Part 1

Online

A discussion and overview on the co-op structure of a cooperative. Also the roles and responsibilities of the Board and Shareholders.

Thursday, March 4, 20201

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Greening Your HDFC

Online

In this class we will talk about how climate change is affecting local neighborhoods. Then we will discuss how your building can mitigate climate change though energy efficiency upgrades.…

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Benefits for HDFCs and Shareholders

Online

As a shareholder living in an HDFC cooperative what benefits are available? What are eligibility requirements? A discussion on benefits and eligibility, also how to apply.

Tuesday, March 2, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Boiler to Roof: Repair or Replace Heating Systems

Online

If you live in an oil burning building, you should consider what comes next for your heating system. This class is all about upgrading your heating system and considering…

Monday, March 1, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Benefits for HDFCs and Shareholders

Online

As a shareholder living in an HDFC cooperative what benefits are available? What are eligibility requirements? A discussion on benefits and eligibility, also how to apply.

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Lost Stock Certificates

Online

An overview of Stock Certificates, their importance and the ramifications of losing them.

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Basic Co-op Accounting

Online

This class will cover tracking HDFC income, expenses, and trends in spending, as well as collecting maintenances.

Monday, February 22, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Lost Stock Certificates

Online

An overview of Stock Certificates, their importance and the ramifications of losing them.

Thursday, February 18, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

PPP Loan Workshop

Online

UHAB and LES People’s Federal Credit Union are hosting a seminar for HDFCs about applying to PPP loans. Join us!

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Planning For Energy Projects

Online

Get tips on how board and shareholders can work together to make cost-effective decisions about your building’s energy.

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Boiler to Roof: Repair or Replace Heating Systems

Online

If you live in an oil burning building, you should consider what comes next for your heating system. This class is all about upgrading your heating system and considering…

Thursday, February 11, 2021
Thursday, February 11, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Intro to Co-op Homeownership

Online

Attend this workshop for information about cooperative housing and what it means to live in and purchase an affordable (or limited-equity) co-op apartment. Space for the workshop is limited,…

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Regulatory Agreement 101

Online

Join us for a discussion about regulatory agreements and how they work.

Monday, February 8, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Regulatory Agreement 101

Online

Join us for a discussion about regulatory agreements and how they work.

Wednesday, February 3, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Surrogates Court, Administration and Executors: When a Shareholder Passes Away

Online

What happens to an apartment after a neighbor dies? How does the court handle ownership in cases in which there is no will? Is a court involved if there…

Tuesday, February 2, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Community Solar For Your HDFC

Online

Join Co-ops Go Solar for a workshop on how NYC residents and HDFCs can save money on electricity bills with community solar. Our speaker, Juan Parra of Solar One,…

Monday, February 1, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Who Fixes What?

Online

In a co-op, ownership is both collective and individual at the same time. Join us as we give an overview on repair responsibilities as it pertains to individual shareholders…

Thursday, January 28, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Payroll

Online

This training provides information to your HDFC co-op board about payroll filings and required coverage for HDFC employees.

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Solar 101

Online

Join UHAB and Solar One to learn how solar power works and how your HDFC co-op can save money on electric bills.

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Who Fixes What?

Online

In a co-op, ownership is both collective and individual at the same time. Join us as we give an overview on repair responsibilities as it pertains to individual shareholders…

Monday, January 25, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

HDFC Elections

Online

Join us to discuss best practices and tips on implementing a smooth, non-controversial election. We will cover the importance of having proper notice, annual election guidelines and governing tools…

Thursday, January 21, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Surrogates Court, Administration and Executors: When a Shareholder Passes Away

Online

What happens to an apartment after a neighbor dies? How does the court handle ownership in cases in which there is no will? Is a court involved if there…

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Co-op Vital Signs: Is Your Co-op Distressed?

Online

An overview and discussion on HDFC vital signs. What makes a healthy co-op? What are the aspects and metrics to look at in making sure your co-op is organizationally…

Thursday, January 14, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Clean Heat for Co-ops: Upgrading Your Heating System

Online

If you live in an oil burning building, you should consider what comes next for your heating system. This class is all about upgrading your heating system and considering…

Monday, January 11, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Can an HDFC Go Smoke Free?

Online

Join us to learn about whether an HDFC can go smoke free.

Thursday, January 7, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Greening Your HDFC

Online

In this class we will talk about how climate change is affecting local neighborhoods. Then we will discuss how your building can mitigate climate change though energy efficiency upgrades.…

Wednesday, January 6, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Ask the Experts: A Guide on Helping the Secretary Take Minutes

Online

This class is focused on minute-taking during meetings, which is generally the responsibility of a board secretary. We will discuss tools used, structure, and compare different minute taking examples.

Monday, January 4, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Ask the Experts: A Guide on Helping the Secretary Take Minutes

Online

This class is focused on minute-taking during meetings, which is generally the responsibility of a board secretary. We will discuss tools used, structure, and compare different minute taking examples.

Thursday, December 17, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Clean Heat for Co-ops: Upgrading Your Heating System

Online

If you live in an oil burning building, you should consider what comes next for your heating system. This class is all about upgrading your heating system and considering…

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Participation and Meetings

Online

This training will cover participation in a cooperative, its importance, and ways in which participation can be increased. We will also discuss meeting preparation, planning, and outreach.

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Understanding Your Heating System

Online

In this class, we’ll go over the basics of heating systems, how coronavirus is changing building maintenance, and how to stay comfortable and save money on energy.

Monday, December 14, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Selling Co-op Shares

Online

An overview and discussion on selling shares in an HDFC cooperative. We will discuss topics such as: what does it mean to sell shares? What is the procedure when…

Thursday, December 10, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Intro to Co-op Homeownership

Online

Attend this workshop for information about cooperative housing and what it means to live in and purchase an affordable (or limited-equity) co-op apartment.

Thursday, December 10, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Bookkeeping 2.0

Online

Bookkeeping 2.0 will cover how a co-op can have healthy finances and provide knowledge of who is responsible for bookkeeping duties.

Wednesday, December 9, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Personal Financial Management

Online

Learn tips for successful budgeting. Review useful financial management strategies for your household’s unique budget.

Monday, December 7, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Participation and Meetings

Online

This training will cover participation in a cooperative, its importance, and ways in which participation can be increased. We will also discuss meeting preparation, planning, and outreach.

Thursday, December 3, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Selling Co-op Shares

Online

An overview and discussion on selling shares in an HDFC cooperative. We will discuss topics such as: what does it mean to sell shares? What is the procedure when…

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Personal Financial Management

Online

Learn tips for successful budgeting. Review useful financial management strategies for your household’s unique budget.

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

New Energy Codes

Online

This class will discuss Local Law 97, which passed last year as part of the Climate Mobilization Act. The law has big implications for HDFC co-ops. Some HDFCs will…

Monday, November 30, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Wills & Estates: When a Shareholder Dies What Happens to the Shares?

Online

Please join us as attorney Rachel Jaffe presents on Wills and Estates and what it means as a shareholder when you or a family member passes away. Questions that…

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Advanced Co-op Accounting

Online

Join us to review accounting techniques for maintenance fees, rent adjustments, unit turn-overs, housing subsidy changes and more.

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Clean Heat for Co-ops: Upgrading Your Heating System

Online

If you live in an oil burning building, you should consider what comes next for your heating system. This class is all about upgrading your heating system and considering…

Monday, November 23, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Basic Co-op Accounting

Online

This class will cover how to track HDFC income, expenses and trends in spending and collect maintenance fees.

Thursday, November 19, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Elections: Best Practices

Online

This session will cover the best election practices for your HDFC. We will talk about how to have smooth, non-controversial elections, the importance of having a proper meeting notice,…

Thursday, November 19, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

New Energy Codes

Online

This class will discuss Local Law 97, which passed last year as part of the Climate Mobilization Act. The law has big implications for HDFC co-ops. Some HDFCs will…

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Insurance for HDFCs and Shareholders

Online

This training will cover the different types of insurance coverage found within the co-op model. We will give an overview on co-op master insurance, directors and officers insurance, and…

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Audited Financial Statements

Online

Audited financial statements are an important part of operating and understanding the operations of your co-op. Register here.

Monday, November 16, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Know Your Legal Docs

Online

An overview and discussion on HDFC cooperative legal documents. We will also have a questions and answer segment. Register here.

Thursday, November 12, 2020

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Rat Academy

Online

Learn about rat prevention methods in this upcoming free training for building supers and staff, homeowners and tenants, and management companies!

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Know Your Legal Docs

Online

An overview and discussion on HDFC cooperative Legal Documents.

Monday, November 9, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Insurance for HDFCs and Shareholders

Online

A discussion on the different types of insurance coverage found within the co-op model.

Tuesday, October 29, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Planning for Energy Projects

Online

Get tips on how board and shareholders can work together to make cost-effective decisions about your building’s energy.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Film Screening: A House of Our Own

Online

A Home of Our Own is a twenty five minute film from 1975 that follows two groups of tenants organizing to create HDFC co-ops.

Wednesday October 28, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Advanced Co-op Management

Online

An overview and discussion on advanced property management and good practices.

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Confidentiality and Co-ops

Online

A discussion on confidentiality, confidentiality agreements and whether or not a Board has the responsibility of keeping certain information private.

Monday, October 26, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Ask the Experts: Get the most from your property manager

Online

A representative from JLP management will be leading this seminar.

Thursday, October 22, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

HDFCs and the Solidarity Economy: Meet CEANYC!

Online

Meet CEANYC and explore what it means to be part of the solidarity economy.

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Intro to Co-op Homeownership

Online

Attend this workshop for information about cooperative housing and what it means to live in and purchase an affordable (or limited-equity) co-op apartment

Tuesday, October 21, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Co-op Vital Signs: Is Your Co-op Distressed?

Online

The goal of this class is to identify ways to fix an HDFC’s stress, no matter what the root causes.

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Payroll Taxes

Online

This training will cover the necessary steps for setting up payroll; keeping your books up to date; worker’s compensation and disability insurance; and quarterly and annual payroll tax forms.

Monday, 10/19 at 6 pm

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Maintenance Too Low? Too High?

Online

Learn about your HDFC co-op’s budget when it comes to setting an ideal maintenance fee that keeps the building both affordable and financially healthy.

Thursday, 10/15 at 6 pm

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Solar and Environmental Justice

Online

Come explore community oriented solutions for energy justice with Co-ops Go Solar.

Wednesday, 10/14 at 2 pm

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Solar and Environmental Justice

Online

Come see how anti-displacement work and access to renewable energy work against environmental racism

Wednesday, 10/14 at 2 pm

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Maintenance too high? Too low?

Online

Learn about your HDFC co-op’s budget when it comes to setting an ideal maintenance fee that keeps the building both affordable and financially healthy.

Tuesday, 10/13 at 2 pm

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Who Fixes What?

Online

In a co-op ownership is collective and individual at the same time. Come review which repairs are whose responsibility in an HDFC.

Wednesday, 10/7 at 2 pm

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Lost Stock Certificates

Online

Learn why stock certificates are important, and what to do if your stock certificate is lost or destroyed.

Tuesday, 10/6 at 2 pm

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Complying with Local Law 97: New Energy Codes

Online

This class will discuss Local Law 97, which passed last year as part of the Climate Mobilization Act.

Monday, 10/5 at 6 pm

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Lost Stock Certificates

Online

Learn why stock certificates are important, and what to do if your stock certificate is lost or destroyed.

Thursday, 10/1 at 6 pm

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

HDFCs and the Housing Movement

Online

Join this online gathering to discuss how HDFCs can organize for action to build power together, hear about the broader landscape of housing and environmental justice campaigns in NYC, and get tips on how your HDFC can plug in.

Wednesday, 9/30 at 2 pm

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Shareholder Training Part 2: Co-op Legal Docs & Elections

Online

A discussion and overview on the co-op governing legal docs, and steps and best practices during elections.

Tuesday, 9/29 at 2 pm

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Local Law 84 Compliance: Benchmarking

Online

Buildings exceeding 25,000 square feet must comply with New York City’s Benchmarking Law (Local Law 84).

Monday, 9/28 at 6 pm

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

City building violations

Online

A discussion and overview on the different city violations that a building can incur; the city agencies behind them and how to remedy them.

Thursday, 9/24 at 6 pm

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Understanding your Year End Financial Statement

Online

Understanding your HDFC’s year end financial statement is an important key point of your co-ops. This virtual seminar will help to identify “Red Flags” in your Co-op’s Financials.

Wednesday, 9/23 at 6:00

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Co-ops Go Solar Virtual Tour and Q&A

Online

Join us for a virtual tour of an HDFC’s solar system and Q&A with a shareholder who can talk about the benefits and process of going solar!

Wednesday, 9/23 at 2 pm

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Shareholder Training part 2

Online

An overview and discussion on cooperative governing documents, as well as election procedure and practices

Monday, August 17, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Selling Co-op Shares

Online

Learn about resale policy, the shareholder interview process, and maintaining affordability in your building.

Thursday, August 13, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Intro to Cooperative Homeownership

Online

Attend this virtual workshop for information about cooperative housing and what it means to live in and purchase an affordable (or limited-equity) co-op apartment.

Wednesday, 10/6

9:10 AM - 9:10 AM

Strengthening NYC’s Cooperative and Solidarity Economy

Online

as creating joint policy efforts, identifying needs and offerings in order to support each other, and buying and selling our goods and services to create an autonomous force to rival the dominant economy

Register