Jenny Baker

Jenny Baker

Jenny Baker is a teaching professor in civil, construction and environmental engineering at Iowa State University.


Empty office spaces can be converted to residential buildings – but it won’t be affordable

By: and - July 15, 2023

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, more companies have offered remote work options for their employees, or have even switched to working entirely remotely – leaving empty office buildings a new fixture in many cities. In July 2023, Boston’s Planning and Development Agency announced a pilot program to offer incentives to building developers who convert office […]