Silver linings

After it was revealed in 2005 that many structures built by Huser Construction used false earthquake-proofing data to save on building costs, the company agreed to rebuild the affected structures. Eleven condominiums were rebuilt with subsidies from the central government. Nine have so far been completed, and this month, residents of one of them, the Grand Stage Rivage (formerly the Grand Stage Sumiyoshi) in Koto Ward, Tokyo, will move in. It will be a bittersweet move, to say the least. Read More