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Thank you for your interest in the Sandy Neighborhood Design HelpDesk. Registration is currently underway. Please click the appropriate tab above to register.

The Sandy Neighborhood Design Help Desk provides free architecture, insurance, and mortgage consultations for residents and property owners impacted by Hurricane Sandy. Architects and designers will provide information and guidance on questions related to building codes, zoning and design. Even if you are not actively repairing or rebuilding your property at this time, our volunteers can guide you in the necessary steps and mitigate future damage. We unfortunately will not be able to conduct a site visit to your property, but please bring any relevant property information, drawings, documentation and photos of your home, building and site. 

In addition to design professionals, our team includes insurance counselors and mortgage counselors.  

There will be 6-8 HelpDesks in Sandy-impacted communities in NYC between mid-August and the end of October, so please check back often for updates on future HelpDesks.