The romantic novel Buildings, a New York love story is the tale of a single mother with three children looking for a good woman but can’t see the best woman is right in front of her.
City building inspector, Maxine Simms finds Samantha Armstrong’s children in a dangerous basement and brings them home slightly injured but no worse for the wear. She forgets to return the little girl’s bike and it becomes the excuse to see Samantha again. The two women begin dating. Things couldn’t be better, until Samantha’s former lover, Sergeant Norma Higgins, pops back into the picture injured and in need of her tender loving care.