Category: Forum

The Nimble City: Strategies for 21st Century Housing

by Elizabeth Evitts Dickinson In his book How Buildings Learn: What Happens After They’re Built, author Stewart Brand examines architecture over time. “Almost no buildings adapt well,” Brand writes. “They’re not designed to adapt; also budgeted and financed not to, constructed…

Renovating in Otterbein

By Mary Zajac When Jeff Lauren and Susan Leviton won the lottery for their house at the corner of Lee and Hanover Streets in Otterbein in 1975, there was no Harborplace, no hotels, no stadiums. The only thing standing between…