Archive for November 17th, 2010

Smaller Homes For America

November 17, 2010
Smaller Homes For America

According to a recent CNBC article by Cindy Perman, The Shrinking House: Downsizing the American Dream, Americans finally want smaller homes after a less than satisfying twenty year love affair with the out-of-the-box, cookie-cutter, house-that-every-architect-loves-to-hate McMansion.  In summary: “The median home size in America was near 2,300 square feet at the peak of the market […]

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Honoring Theodore Kheel

November 17, 2010
Honoring Theodore Kheel

CISC notes and honors  the passing of Ted Kheel, prominent labor negotiator, lawyer, environmentalist and many other things to many other people.  It was out of his vision and dedication to understanding and solving environmental challenges in New York City that he generously supported the creation of the Institute, meaningfully and strategically placing it at […]

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