Skip navigation
Future-Proofing Buildings Against Natural Disasters

Future-Proofing Buildings Against Natural Disasters

When Hurricane Sandy landed on the East Coast on October 29, 2012, more than 55,000 buildings in New York City and its surrounding regions were rendered completely uninhabitable, displacing millions of people from their homes and offices and making the metropolitan area temporarily obsolescent. Sandy turned out to be the second-costliest hurricane in U.S. history, and the past six months have included some of the East Coast’s most damaging and costliest weather of all

Register to view the full article

This article is part of our premium content subscription. You need to subscribe to gain access to premium content.

Why Register for NREIonline? It's simple and free, and here is what you get:

• Access to leading real estate industry research.
• Interactive rankings of commercial real estate professionals.
• Submit your own articles, (if approved) which will appear around the site.

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.