From the Forum: Understanding Co-op Share Allocations

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    A studio apartment owner is curious about the allocation of shares in their co-op building and the impact on the monthly maintenance. Their ground floor studio, which shares a wall with a commercial space, seems to have the same, or even more, shares than much larger apartments — and subsequently, high maintenance. Could this be an error that is worth the time, and perhaps legal advice, to address in order to bring down the maintenance charge?

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