Overlay- Laura B Houses by admin | Jul 2, 2018 × Laura B. Houses Client: Abyssinian Development Corporation MEP Engineer: Agarabi Engineering Size: Varies Status: Completed This project is the Integrated Physical Needs Assessment that was established jointly by the NYC Housing Development Corporation (HDC) and the NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) as an assessment tool of buildings throughout the boroughs of New York City. The Laura B. Houses consists of 7 mid-rise buildings within the West Harlem neighborhood. We provided the structural assessment of each building, which includes cost estimates and time frame for any work or repairs to be completed.