Ritu Saheb, Architect, AIA's blog about New York architecture


Case Study: Luxury Townhouse


The Client: A lawyer

The Job: Combining two tenement 5-unit buildings into a double townhouse of 13,000 sf

The Time: 2011-2013

The Location: E 48th Street, Manhattan, New York

The Cost: Project cost of $8 million

What Ritu Saheb, Architect, AIA did: Managed drawing production, permitting, construction and Certificate of Occupancy.

What is unique about it: It is difficult to gut-renovate a building from 100 years ago, and Ms. Saheb did it in a record time of 12 months.