You are here

Homes

airbnb summer rentals
Houses We Love

15 Modern Summer Rentals

Plan your summer getaways with our picks for Airbnb rentals with great design. Warning: You may want to stay indoors during your vacation.

Products

Series

geometrie bleu house exerior from across road
House Tours

Blue in the Facade

Canada's Magdalen Islands offer a seaside retreat to landlocked Quebecers, two of whom have turned the local vernacular on its oreille with a winsome vacation home.

Long Island renovated beach house with cypress wood exterior
Renovation

6 Revamped Beach Houses

Escaping to a seaside retreat doesn’t mean you have to rough it; these renovated beach houses incorporate all the comforts of home within a stone’s throw of the shore.

dine residence kids room portrait
My House

Fine Dine-ing

Interior and furniture designer Nick Dine—son of pop artist Jim Dine—has a love-hate relationship with his 2,000-square-foot Hudson Square condo loft.

conversion, duplex, kansas city, missouri, ken studio
House Tours

Renovating a Modern House in a Historic District

What constitutes good modern design in a historic district? Kansas City architecture firm Kem Studio proposes a solution that respects the past and is firmly rooted in the present.

harlem house episode 3 16x9 video still
Building Green in Harlem

Building Green in Harlem: A Green Brownstone?

In this video series, Dwell follows a New York couple with a passion for building green through the challenges—and triumphs—of renovation, from finding the design-build team to finalizing…

Green

Blame It On the Rain

The home’s water collection system makes capturing and storing fresh water so simple that you wonder why cities need a municipal supply at all.

canyon house editors pick
House Tours

Compound Addition

A pair of environmentally attuned architects combined adjoining properties in a Los Angeles canyon to house their modernist menagerie.

plus house patio
House Tours

Sum of Its Parts

Taking cues from traditional Swedish rooflines but rejecting the precedent of subpar prefab, Claesson Koivisto Rune bring light and style to their "site-generic" design.

Slideshows

miro weiss house thumbnail

A House Grows in Brooklyn

While most people living in the Fort Greene neighborhood of Brooklyn didn’t see much to love about an abandoned, weedy lot squeezed between two old town houses, one couple couldn’t help…

Videos

Building Green in Harlem: Too Late to Turn Back

In this video series, Dwell follows a New York couple with a passion for building green through the challenges—and triumphs—of renovation, from fin