Buying a co-op? Buyer BEWARE!

I bought my co-op in Norwood in late February 2002. I had the worst realtor ever. When I asked her about pets, she laughed and said, “anything but horses!”. Sure enough, my board interview, which was 2 people in their pajamas on a Monday night around 8pm after work, abruptly said, “no dogs!!!”. I was set to close that week. My Hansel would not be coming with me, and would continue to live with my mom. But, I thought I made out well, 40k…