Posts Tagged ‘skylights’

D.C. Apartments, Now Without Windows

Washington's high rental rates should make packing as many $1,600 studios into a building as possible an easy proposition for developers. But until now, people have wanted windows in their apartments, which has limited the number of apartments that can be built in the center of a building. The solution: get rid of the [...]

Meeting Tonight on Dupont’s Rooftop Burglaries

In the last couple of months, Dupont Circle activist Rob Halligan counted 17 home invasions in his neighborhood where the robber got in via the roof, typically through a skylight. He worked the Listservs and his cop sources to get this problem on the radar of both MPD and homeowners. Tonight is the first public [...]