In Manhattan, where space is the ultimate luxury, a clever design workaround makes a dining table disappear after supper.
Working with a limited footprint, a daunting slope, and killer views, architect Bruce Bolander went vertical with a secluded canyon house in Malibu.
In recent years, Baja’s Valle de Guadalupe, only an hour and a half from the San Diego airport and 40 minutes from Ensenada, has emerged as Mexico’s wine country. In order to showcase the best that...
The internationally acclaimed designer Jaime Hayon takes us on a personal tour of his newly renovated home in Valencia, Spain, offering decorating tips along the way.
This courtyard house on the edge of the Berkshires offers both grand vistas and plenty of privacy, thanks to its custom rain screen.
New Zealand architect Davor Popadich invoked nautical sheds in his unconventional design for his family’s home on Auckland’s North Shore.
For this rural Ontario home, building sustainably was less about high-tech gizmos than learning to truly love the land.
Two linked 1,000-square-foot pavilions are greater than a sum of their parts.
At just $167 per square foot, this high-design, low-cost barn in rural Wisconsin is an American idyll.
Designer Jens Risom returns to his 1967 prefab off the coast of Rhode Island, readying it for his family's next generation.
A dim Toronto Tudor gets an airy new look, thanks to a top-level remodel and some bright ideas.
One family’s effort to “smuggle a modern house into a historic district” in Washington, DC, results in a brightly transformed space made for family life.
A self-taught designer embarks upon a solo mission to resuscitate a 19th-century homestead.
A one-of-a-kind house on a Japanese island blurs the indoor-outdoor divide.
Carver + Schicketanz Architects’ eco-friendly renovation earned this mid-century-modern home LEED Platinum certification and proved that when it comes to building sustainably, it’s all...
Tuned into its sylvan setting, this affordable green home in Hillsborough, North Carolina, is a modern take on the surrounding centuries-old structures.
A rainy start to the Brooklyn Home Tour—the closing event of City Modern—didn't deter those who turned out for a peek into five unique homes in Brooklyn Heights, Cobble Hill, and Boerum...
Jared Levy of Connect:Homes wants to streamline the construction process down to the very seams, while making it affordable for all.
Three houses in Syracuse win a sustainable design competition and reshape an urban neighborhood for $200,000 apiece.
An airy addition on the back of a historic house in Boise is a model of sensitive renovation, seamlessly melding new and old.