Related Links: QR Codes Unlocking Secrets of NYC Building Permits NYC Dept. of Buildings Website New York City's Dept. of Buildings has become a hub for apps that help users access building information with their smart devices.The latest release from the DOB's Digital Hub division is a free app that lets users look up information on nearly 1 million properties throughout the city's five boroughs.Available for Apple and Android devices, the app features a basic menu of search functions. After a user types in a building's address and borough, the app pulls up information such as the lot number, building
The market is generally healthy and steadily growing, and margins are up for large specialty contractors. Further, advances in design tools and owner demand for collaboration are giving subcontractors a seat at the table early on in projects.