Tag: <span>housing</span>

Lead Astray in Upstate New York

  Under the crown molding and charming window sills of your historic upstate New York home may sit a dark secret: lead paint.┬áThe antique aesthetics of older homes lend to their charm, but they also lend to the ever present problem that is lead poisoning. Upstate New York, in particular, …

Accessory Dwelling Units Offer an Equitable and Sustainable Solution to the Housing Crisis

Kingston, New York, like many other cities across the country (and across the world), is facing a housing crisis of ever-increasing proportions. This year, a Housing Action Plan generated by Ulster County, the NY county in which Kingston is located, revealed that nearly one-third of the County’s homeowners and half …