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The Matthew Adam Properties Way – 2

Since the coronavirus pandemic engulfed us earlier this year, we at Matthew Adam Properties have taken a conservative approach to keeping our residents, visitors and staffs safe. We have been…

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Contact Tracing

We are learning new things as the coronavirus pandemic continues its suffocating impact on our lives.   One area that has gained increased focus and importance is contact tracing.  …

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The Dual Financial Role of an Asset Manager

By Ira Meister President and CEO – Matthew Adam Properties, Inc. Of the many issues an asset manager deals with, one of the most important is finances.  While much focus is on…

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Co-op or Condo, What’s Best for You?

By Ira Meister President and CEO – Matthew Adam Properties, Inc. In the beginning there were co-ops. Then as laws and preferences changed there were some condominiums.  But, co-ops prevailed.  Now, just…

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Dealing with Covid-19

By Ira Meister President and CEO – Matthew Adam Properties, Inc. Life and events are moving so fast it’s hard for us to keep track of all that is happening and what…

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Streets Opened for Social Distancing

By Ira Meister President and CEO – Matthew Adam Properties, Inc. The Matthew Adam Properties team sincerely hopes this newsletter finds you in good health and good spirits. New York City is…

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Keeping Busy during COVID-19

By Ira Meister President and CEO – Matthew Adam Properties, Inc. In many neighborhoods in New York City, apartment dwellers are taking to their windows each evening at 7 o’clock to applaud…

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Developing Health and Safety Programs

By Ira Meister President and CEO – Matthew Adam Properties, Inc. Recently, an elderly resident of an Upper East Side co-op became ill and contacted the doorman who called 911. His efforts…

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Managing Co-ops and Condos Strategically

By Ira Meister President and CEO – Matthew Adam Properties, Inc. The foundation of Matthew Adam Properties management efforts is a philosophy and practice we call Strategic Management. It is a disciplined…

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A Healthy Reserve Fund, a Healthy Building

By Ira Meister President and CEO – Matthew Adam Properties, Inc. Here is a tale of two buildings when the boiler breaks down. Building one has a low reserve fund that is…

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A Cure for the Hallway Headache

By Ira Meister President and CEO – Matthew Adam Properties, Inc. Much has been written over the years about the responsibilities and duties of property managers. Often overlooked aspects of the job…

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More Signage Required for Buildings

By Ira Meister President and CEO – Matthew Adam Properties, Inc. New York City has increased the amount of signage required in multi-family buildings. With these latest requirements, elevators and common areas…