New York City —Even in a slow economy, it's hard to find prime sites in big cities, as many of the best blocks are already spoken for.
Baltimore's Prospects Improve
Baltimore—Millions of square feet of apartments, townhouses, and office space are rising in East Baltimore, redeveloping one of the toughest neighborhoods in the city.
Philadelphia—The Avenue of the Arts is about to get a little longer, according to Carl Dranoff, founder and CEO of Dranoff Properties.
Northeast and Mid-Atlantic At-A-Glance
AvalonBay Communities, Inc., recently finished the first of 407 apartments at Avalon White Plains, a new high-rise and townhouse project near the commuter train station in this edge city.
Apartments Burn at Millennium
Conshohocken, Pa.—A construction site turned into an inferno Aug. 13, gutting two nearby apartment buildings and leaving hundreds of residents homeless.
High Rents and Low Vacancy in NYC
New York City—This February, workers started building a 369-unit apartment tower overlooking the Hudson railyards here.
Demolition Preserves Affordable Housing
GLENS FALLS, N.Y. - Sometimes to save affordable housing, developers have to tear it down.
Fighting For Change
The legacy of Clara Fox is standing tall all around this city. In 1969, Fox founded Settlement Housing Fund, one of the city’s first and most innovative private nonprofit housing developers.
California Senate OKs Smoking Ban
The state Senate has passed a bill to ban apartment residents from smoking in their apartments.
The Lease Option
Bethesda, Md. —This May, JPI finished construction on two high-rise apartment buildings on the campus of an exclusive prep school for young men just outside of Washington, D.C.