Alterations and Conversions in New York city

Conversion to Luxury Townhouse in Manhattan


The Client: A lawyer

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

Architect: FZAD Architecture + Design, Ritu Saheb, Intern Architect

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.