News & Updates

1970 TRANSFORMATION10.27.15

PROJECT DESCRIPTION Woodrow Wilson Townhomes was built in 1972 under the New York State Mitchell Lama program and HUD 236 IRF financing programs.  It was one of many such projects built under a New York State Urban Development Corporation initiative that failed to sustain itself and fell into

LOST? DITCH THOSE SIGNS.07.28.15

Ever find yourself wandering aimlessly through a building unable to find your way back to the right entrance? And those pesky directional signs are no help. Introduce a little color in your life using wayfinding. By definition Wayfinding is simply using graphics or landmarks to show travelers their

CHOOSE YOUR COLORS WISELY!01.22.14

Red: Excitement and stimulation. Blue: Creates a feeling of trust and security. Green:  Promotes feelings of health and tranquility. Purple: Used to resemble wise, creative, luxury or spark your imagination. Yellow and Orange: Cheerful but if used to much can lead to a feeling of anxiousness

SHOULD AMERICANS FEAR THEIR FURNITURE?01.22.14

Yes, but there is hope. http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/21/garden/should-americans-fear-their-furniture.html?_r=1&

OWNING A BUSINESS + MARRIAGE = SUCCESS01.22.14

For all of you couples out there teaming up as business owners, there are more benefits than struggles. Challenges - YES. Significant Challenges - NO. http://www.business2community.com/strategy/running-business-significant-significant-challenge-0710139#!qwSrH

STEP ONE: RECEIVE AN AWARD01.22.14

Woodrow Townhomes LLC of Amsterdam won one of ten grants funded through the New York State Homes and Community Renewal awarded to help create or preserve high quality affordable housing and increase economic growth in regions around the state. http://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/56

HOME SWEET HOME09.25.13

“We are very pleased to see Phase II of the Liberty Gardens redevelopment progressing positively as this strategic investment by the MVREDC will improve the quality of life for members of our community while boosting the local economy.” http://www.nyshcr.org/Press/news130605.htm

IT’S NOT ALL ABOUT THE WHEELIES09.17.13

According to the United States Census Bureau there are approximately 54 million people with a disability. But just don’t think about wheelchairs when designing for the disabled population. Only 1.6 million people use wheelchairs. Physical disabilities range from walking mobility, graspability, rea