The next step: choosing a suitable place for the home.
But to truly save your place, it can’t just be about what’s green and what’s not.
It has to be something else.
That’s the challenge facing green space planners and the architects who designed them.
With the help of the New York City Greening Coalition, we asked the architects of some of the most famous green spaces to share their tips for choosing the right place for your home.
(For more about how the city is working to create more green spaces, check out this story by NBC News’ Sara A. Miller.)