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?Of-Wat /or pvblie inspection, eommeneiny Monday. Oct. 9. The "Better Home Week" demonstrat'on house. Located at Harmon Drive and Weaver Street Larch mont Garden*, N. Y. Electrically equipped. Completely furnished. % u A "Quality" Model Home In keeping with the policy of the Empire HomebuiWing Association that "the best is cheapest in die end,*' the highest quality of design, materials, workmanship and su? pervision were provided for the first Tribune house, constructed by us, thus making it a model home in every sense of the word. Among the quality features included were the following: Mill Work Cat-tin Companies mill work throughout, ta? ct ud in k Colunia.I stairs, entrance mad porch??. Roofing ''Ftexatoae** fireproof asaestaa ahincles. maau <raetare*l by Jofcns-Mnnviil?-, Inr. Plumbing Tiled balhrMm. kitchen and laaadrr *>q?-ipp<stl with Crane Com party ptanbiaS flxturen.. Brass piping, in the hot water n> utero. Heating Thatcher "Trubuiar" fnr*aaee and warm afar beta* tas System. Metal Work "Anaconda" ?sapper grattera, ?aan?apoutn, loader?, flashings throughout. Electrical Installation General Electric Company wttinr. swWehe* aad outlet?; with elci'tric dish washer, clothe?? washer, vacuum cleaner, heater aad fan. ? Metal Lath Interior fire and crack prevention in plastering throughout with metal lath including basement celling. "In-A-Door" Bed I ?expectcet guest*-* sleeping accommodations off living room with insinuation of concealed Double Murphy "In-A-?roor" Bed. Gas Facilities ('an piping io kitchen and laundry for tase af R'.h range* and water heater. Exterior Planting Tree?, ?thrulm and planting from the Amawalk Nursery, of Amawalk, N. V. Plana and Specifications ftenlgned by 4<>hn Floyd Yewell, architect. New York, awurthid tirst t'nrnp frize in the IS**! Na? tional Architect?' "-Small Itounc Competition." lliNlrilinti-al by Home Owners' Service Institute, Inc., N???? York. <The Tribune House Plan No. ?.) Tribune Institute Indorsement equpment Indorsed by I'lnnniiit: iiatil Tribune Institute, the Open Fireplace Colonial mantel and brick ?replaee. hniulag wood or c??k! in living r?era. Financing Kir-t mortgage of 60% -?rom -RtUlroad Co-opera? tive llnililing & Ijiian Association, New York. Those who collaborated in planning and equipping this house include: Nation?! Lumber Manufacturers* AtMsclatlea. A ssocin tu?l Mein I I.iiili Manufacturera, florae Owners' Service Institute. <:?Pl>cx and Hra*?. Research Awtoelatioau Fort 1?ud Cement Association. Hociety for Klcctrical Devektpmerct. American <'a? Atwoclation. Every Home a Model House" npiIE Empire Homebuilding Association was selected to build, ?* from Tribune Plan No. 6, the model house shown above. Attractive design, superior construction, quality features and modern equipment resulted in this house being chosen, also, as the demonstration house for the New York District for the "Better Homes Week," October 9th to October 14th. This model house, constructed under the direction of the Home Owners' Service Institute, with Tribune co-operation, was built for the purpose of demonstrating to the many thou? sands of people anxious to build and own their own homes that an attractive, well-built, modern and electrically equipped house can be constructed, even under present conditions, at a cost within the reach of the person of moderate means. This requires that the work be carefully planned and properly su? pervised and the building operation carried on by a qualified home-building organization. The recent country-wide housing shortage has emphasized anew that many thousands of families are deterred from build? ing and owning their own homes because they do not know how to' go about or successfully complete this complicated and highly important business transaction. The Empire Homebuilding Association is organized to serve the prospective home owner in the capacity of adviser and builder and to aid him in the planning, financing and con? struction of his home. An experienced and capable organization makes it possible for us to make "Everv Home a Model House." Helpful, expert advice is given while the preliminary steps are being taken care of. and after the final plans are approved the Association takes over the entire home-building operation and the prospective owner is relieved of all details until the house is ready for occupancy. In addition to the assistance rendered to the individual home builder, the Association is prepared lo co-operate with employers in the Metropolitan District who desire to see that the housing re? quirements of their employees are looked after hy an efficient and responsible home-building organization. The Association is prepared to build immediately and aid in the financing of a number of moderate-priced homes. Prospective home builder* are invited to consult tcilh our officers. LITERATURE UPON REQUEST TELEPHONE VANDERBILT 4744 MPIRE 347 Madison Ave. (incorporated) ALTON L. WELLS President Its operations are confined to the Metropolitan District If necessary the Association will finance up to 75 % of the cost of the house and land. Mortgages may be amortized over a period of years. Carrying charges reduced to a minimum. Prospective home builder provides his own architect or plans, or, if desired, plans will be secured for him. As soon as plans are approved work starts immediately. No delays. Funds provided by the Association are loaned at 6%. No brokerage; no bonuses. A guaranteed fixed price is made on every house. This price includes -all expenses. No extra charge ?made lor advice or consultation. Cost of title examination and inci? dental loan fees are paid by home builder. Quality houses with mod<uo con? veniences, including electrical ra*uig* ment, are recommended. The Association does not deal m or own real estate. Home builder*? who do not own lots will be assisted in the selection of homesites. Every client of the Association is pro? vided, free of cost, with tr*.e complete "Owners" Service** of the Home Own? ers* Service Institute. SSOOAHON New ^Yorks Aixo-tOTAVu?. ?NC..-**e*ar *<?***? a*^Tit?ao***?.