Tag Archives: poor

Condo Living: Air Quality

The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that Americans spend as much as 90% of their time indoors. Unfortunately, research also suggests that indoor air quality is up to 10 times more polluted than the air outside. In fact, the EPA currently ranks poor indoor air quality as one of top five public health threats.

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NY: Cue Tiny Violins For Williamsburg Luxury Condo NIGHTMARE

News items of national interest regarding Condominium and Homeowner associations, compiled by the Community Associations Network

We’re sorry to start the day on such a tragic note, but there is a heartrending crisis unfolding on the edge of the East River in Williamsburg, where poor people who paid hundreds of thousands of dollars for luxury condominium units are finding that their upscale paradise is turning into a ramshackle ghetto.
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NY: Towers Built for Poor Hear the Call of the Condo

News items of national interest regarding Condominium and Homeowner associations, compiled by the Community Associations Network

For generations of space-starved New Yorkers, Cobble Hill Towers has been an affordable oasis. More than 130 years ago, its architect, Alfred Tredway White, designed its nine low-rise, red-brick buildings to demonstrate that housing for the poor could be both humane and economically feasible.
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