John Brauc received his third Award in as many years with his purchase and renovation of 1131-41 East 79th Place, a 36-unit building. More
which had been without gas for three months at the time he acquired it, and its units were mostly vacant. Upon learning the building’s boiler and hot water systems needed replacement, Brauc and his team completed additional upgrades including a new roof and gutters, new porches, revitalized kitchens and bathrooms, new drywall and new plumbing and electrical systems. They also improved the common hallways and added emergency lighting for resident safety. James Lackland was the loan officer for CIC.