Press Releases and Clips
November 15-December 5, 2016
John Caravella, a Construction Attorney at The Law Offices of John Caravella, P.C. and a former architect, says a recent report showing a lower demand for architects’ services last month is part of the business cycle and that, in some parts of Long Island, demand has been steady, especially for the construction of high-end and luxury homes.
September 28, 2016
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) recently reported that the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) — a leading economic indicator of construction activity — fell to 49.7 last month, compared to the mark of 51.5 in July.
October 9-15, 2015
As Long Islanders age, many migrate to Florida, lured by the warm weather and lower cost of living. They may buy second homes and spend large chunks of the year there before retiring to the Sunshine State entirely. Some bring their businesses with them.
November 25, 2014
The Leadership in Law Award is dedicated to those individuals whose leadership, both in the legal profession and in the community, has had a positive impact on Long Island.
June 27, 2015
Complaints about home improvement contractors’ shoddy or incomplete work are prevalent across Long Island, but many homeowners may never fully recover the money they paid them, lawyers and advocates
November 9, 2012
Mr. Caravella will address architects on the importance of complying with the rules and regulations on the practice of architecture as it relates to licensing and renewal requirements; grounds for disciplinary action and recent and anticipated changes to the rules and statutes, and more.
July 20-26, 2012
Commercial building codes are becoming more stringent when it comes to energy efficiency and other green requirements. Which is a blessing in disguise for environmentalists and builders.
January 31, 2012
Mr. Caravella chose the Fort Lauderdale location because of his familiarity with the area; he has extensive contacts in the legal community and he received his Juris Doctorate from Nova Southeastern University.
December 18-24, 2009
While observers see signs of an improving residential real estate market, many said commercial real estate could face an even more challenging 2010, including foreclosure and falling sales prices.