What’s Next: Best Practices for Rental to Co-op or Condo Conversions in New York City

Date: June 20, 2019

Time: 4:00–7:00 p.m.

Location: Nixon Peabody LLP, 55 West 46th Street, New York, NY 10036

Contact: Kristen Joseph

Join a panel discussion on the best way to approach the conversion of rental housing to cooperative or condominium status. Industry experts will provide an overview of key Attorney General issues for offering plan preparation, best marketing practices, the role of a reserve fund study, securing preferred lenders, and how to address building conditions and environmental issues in advance of the conversion process. Panelists will also discuss the laws governing conversions in New York, with a particular emphasis on tenants’ rights and planned renovations.

Refreshments to be served immediately following the program.


  • Erica Buckley, Partner, Co-op and Condo Practice Team Leader, Nixon Peabody LLP
  • Kevin S. Cruickshank, Condo and Co-op Business Manager, Chase Bank
  • Susan H. Hewitt, Founder and President, Cheshire Group, LLC
  • Stephen Kliegerman, President, Brown Harris Stevens Development Marketing
  • Shakti M.Rhys (Moderator), Counsel, Co-op and Condo Team, Nixon Peabody LLP
  • Orest Tomaselli, CEO, National Condo Advisors, LLC


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