By taking advantage of economies of scale, a Houston native and a pair of mod-minded developers team up to create nine affordable row houses in the Houston Heights.
For a couple coping with Alzheimer’s, a thoughtful addition creates a comfortable, long-term solution.
A modern oasis for a family in Mexico City breaks from the local vernacular.
A professor takes the first step toward creating a new model for micro-living in San Diego.
A modern, gabled home in Austin is designed to feel like a "leftover railroad house that had been repurposed."
Built on a challenging hillside site and tucked behind a thicket of trees, the Bridgman, Michigan, house designed by Scott Rappe provides a modern weekend retreat for a Chicago couple.
Clinging to their precarious sloping lots, these houses rise to challenging building sites.
Architect Shane Blue crafts a modern home on a remote plot of land in southeastern Australia.
Confronted with an historic loft in New York's SoHo district in need of an update, architects Bronwyn Breitner and Luigi Ciaccia executed a gut renovation to introduce more natural light throughout...
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In the Sydney, Australia, neighborhood of Rozelle, architect Christopher Polly has renovated a house with green design in mind. By opening up the plan, adding floor-to-ceiling sliding glass walls...
Thanks to an earth-moving renovation, a hillside Virginia home located on a notch between two ridges becomes a place for play and repose.
An architect creates a long-term home for his parents around a glass enclosure built to celebrate the greenery of its Northwestern site.
Spatial efficiency meets energy efficiency in this Bay Area home designed by an architect for his parents.
A chance encounter led a Dallas couple to a neighborhood where nature is prized as much as design, and houses are built to make the most of both.
A new home at Sea Ranch, a half-century-old enclave of rugged modernist houses on the Northern California coast, captures the spirit of its surroundings.
Built on a Hawaiian lava flow, an architect’s first substantial house in concrete reflects its craggy surroundings.
A growing family in Brooklyn downsizes their living space while expanding their collective quality of life.
With clever storage and a retractable skylight, a London apartment feels larger than its 576 square feet.
In October, the light in Norway is cold and diffused by rain. It's "our worst month," says John Roger Holte, a Norwegian artist and builder. The weather may be dismal here, but the...