March 11, 2013: Professor Matthew Lasner, Urban Affairs & Planning at Hunter University

Professor Matthew Lasner, Urban Affairs & Planning at Hunter University
History of the Condominium; Multiple Family Dwellings
Latest Book, High Life: Condo Living in the Suburban Century
http://mglasner.net/home/home.html

Segment 1
Year-to-date stats, Carpinteria to Goleta
Plus Montecito
Plus condos
All compared to prior years
Inventory levels

Segment 2
Professor Matthew Lasner
Luxury Apartment Buildings in Boston, then New York in 1870
Multiple Family/Owner Occupied Dwellings
The first U.S. Co-Op in 1881 by Philip Hubert
Legal Ownership Issues
‘Taint of the Tenement’
Europe versus the U.S.

Segment 3
Professor Matthew Lasner
‘Own Your Own’; California by Lionel V. Mayell
The Condominium is born
From Puerto Rico to Florida and onward

Segment 4
Weekly Multiple Listing Update