The rise of the passive house, CastleBraid's ultra-friendly residents, and more

By Virginia K. Smith | March 30, 2015 - 11:15AM

New York's most desirable new amenity may be "passive house" construction (NYT)

The people who live in CastleBraid are apparently stellar neighbors (Bushwick Daily)

Proof of what lighting (and a paint job) can do for even the most "meh" apartment (NYMag)

If you want to buy a multi-family on the cheap, check out Mott Haven (NYT)

Make your bathroom so beautiful you'll never want to leave (Refinery 29)

This sinking New Jersey "dream house" is a construction horror story for the ages (Daily Mail)

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