February 15 2021

Commercial Café

Expert Roundup: The Future of Office Spaces

It’s no secret that the COVID-19 outbreak took the entire world by storm. New regulations and restrictions on everyday life have taken their toll on people and businesses alike. In fact, the pandemic has completely changed the way we travel, communicate, meet, shop and experience life in general.

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February 12 2021

Mann Report

Architectural “Heart Transplants” Give Buildings New Life

Changing the use of a building is akin to undergoing a heart transplant. Just as it takes a surgeon with special skills to successfully complete complex operations, the same is true of an architect when a property needs to undergo intricate renovations that transform the building’s “heart.”

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February 05 2021


Architectural heart transplants

How reducing complexity to a mix of simpler elements creates solutions to intricate design challenges Changing the use of a building is akin to undergoing a heart transplant. Just as it takes a surgeon with special skills to successfully complete complex operations.

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November 27 2020

Connect Media CRE

Historic UES Social Club Completes Renovations

Steven Kratchman Architect, P.C. recently completed the restoration of the façade of the historic Harmonie Club at 4 E. 60th St. in the Upper East Side Historic District. The firm was tapped by the Preservation Foundation of the Harmonie Club to repair and restore the exterior of the eight-story Beaux-Arts building.

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November 25 2020

Hudson Valley Magazine

Don Draper Would Love This Retro Hudson Valley Home

Steven Kratchman Architect, PC took a 1960-era ranch home in Woodstock and turned it into this sophisticated and practical home. Photos by Steven Kratchman Architect, PC. Architect Steven Kratchman and his team transformed a wooden shack in Woodstock into a hip hideaway in the Hudson Valley.

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November 20 2020

Upstate House

Steven Kratchman on Hudson Highlands

Varied Vernacular Five Architects pick Their Favorite Hudson Valley Buildings
Steven Kratchman is drawn to a challenge. Using the source of complexity in a project as its departure point, Kratchman and his firm take a problem-solving approach, whether working on conversions.

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June 16 2020

New York Real Estate Journal

Steven Kratchman Architect embraces vertical expansions

New York, NY During the past 20 years, Steven Kratchman Architect, PC (SKAPC), has completed over 50 vertical expansions to existing buildings. While adding upward is certainly not a new concept, its desirability has increased in tandem with development

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April 06 2020

Mid Atlantic Real Estate Journal

Best of 2019 - Best Historic Preservation Project - Steven Kratchman Architect

Steven Kratchman Architect provided its architectural expertise for the façade restoration of the Harmonie Club - a landmark building in NYC’s Upper East Side Historic District - working closely with the institution’s Preservation Foundation.

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March 10 2020

Architect Magazine

Ravel Hotel Renovation and Expansion

Steven Kratchman Architect, P.C. (SKAPC), recently completed the second phase of a multi-faceted repositioning of Ravel Hotel in Long Island City, N.Y.

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