BRI News

The BRI Raises $10K For Habitat For Humanity

(ARMONK, N.Y.) The Building & Realty Institute (BRI) announced that it has raised $10,000 for Habitat for Humanity: New York City and Westchester County as part of its annual Charity Golf Outing. The event was held on October 4, 2021 at Anglebrook Golf Club in […]

LoHud Feature: Builders launch affordable housing push, Yonkers requires more low-cost units

Westchester residential builders, corporate leaders and fair housing backers on Thursday united to overcome resistance to affordable multi-family housing throughout the region. The Building & Realty Institute launched a campaign called “Welcome Home Westchester” that takes a multi-pronged approach to the problem.  The trade organization aims to work with municipal leaders and […]

Zoning and Site Plan Approval for 29 South Depot Plaza

A letter was submitted to the Planning Board of the Village of Tarrytown on behalf of the Welcome Home Westchester campaign to state our support for the proposed development of 29 South Depot Plaza, which we believe will be a great addition to the community […]

The Utilization of Third-Party Design Professionals for Local Buildings

Alex Roithmayr, the BRI’s Strategic Research Associate, provided comments on the Proposed Local Law 10-2021, which focuses on the utilization of third-party design professionals by building inspectors. The testimony was given during the Village of Ossining’s Legislative meeting on August 18, 2021. Read below for the […]

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