Sample Proprietary Lease
This is a sample of the proprietary lease of of an HDFC cooperative. Proprietary leases are part of your cooperative’s governing documents.
Suggestions on Building a Rent and Maintenance Fee Policy
A standard rent and maintenance fee policy clarifies rules and procedures for rent collection, preventing future conflicts and confusion.
Calling a Special Meeting of Shareholders
A special meeting allows shareholders to remove the current board of directors and elect a new board.
Healthy Co-op Checklist
Learn the signs of a healthy, well-functioning HDFC
How To Increase Participation
Help residents get interested and involved in running their building.
Running Effective, Democratic Meetings
Clear, timely, effective, and democratic meetings are key to a healthy cooperative.
Improving your Cooperative Board of Directors
Improve regular board meetings, learn the duties and powers of the board of directors, and make a cooperative policy checklist.
How does a cooperative operate?
Operating a cooperative takes organization and cooperation. This resource is a guide to some of the basic functions fo a co-op.