David Garber

David Garber

David Garber is a real estate and economic development specialist in Washington, DC. He’s written for the Urban Land Institute and the National Trust for Historic Preservation and has served in advisory roles for the 11th Street Bridge Park and the historic MLK Library restoration.

Counterpoint: D.C.'s Carnegie Library Is a Fine Place for an Apple Store

We should liberalize our notion of what constitutes an acceptable reuse strategy for grand-dame civic buildings.

A Day in the Life of a Paint Detective

Meet the man who can figure out the birthplace of 200-year-old doors, just by looking at them.

In Houston, a Fire Station's Second Life

A century-old fire house gets remade, pole and all.