B2B information. Habitat Magazine, a special-interest consumer and b2b publication on co-op/condo living and management, has purchased Vendome Real Estate Media. Both companies are New York-based and will now be known as The Habitat Group. Deal terms were not disclosed. The deal includes real estate legal newsletters, books and video. Habitat was founded in 1982 by Carol J. Ott and NY Apartment Law Insider, the oldest Vendome newsletter, was founded in 1979.