This summer, my parents sold the 2,000-square-foot split-level they bought in a suburb of New York City in the early 1970s. The buyer, a Bronx-based developer of everything from office complexes to strip malls, plans to demolish the house to make way for something bigger and grander—a five-bedroom McMansion with stainless-steel appliances, custom millwork, surround sound, and a master suite with a marble bathroom and radiant heat.Probably the eventual fate of the Dawghause as we too are in an area ripe for true mansionization.
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Teardowns Bring Tears
An interesting story from Marketwatch: