David and Alice Berger have sank more than five years of effort into bringing the former Lacy property back to its industrial era grandeur.
Pricier houses are vanishing from the market faster than less-expensive homes due to a temporary bottleneck caused by rising demand and a slow recovery by builders.
The state’s first couple are adding small personal touches and raising money to continue making improvements.
Big claims in recent years are driving up prices of policies in Indiana and causing some insurers to cut back coverage.
The Indianapolis abode of Polish-born conductor Krzysztof Urbanski and his wife, Joanna, is nice but a bit on the small side—a 1,376-square-foot apartment inside downtown’s new CityWay development.