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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.

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UC Davis and Honda Smart Home facade
House Tours

A Modern, Energy-Efficient Smart Home

The University of California, Davis, and automaker Honda team up on a concept that explores energy efficiency and emerging green technology in a residential context.

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Green

Solid Gold

When it comes to material originality, this former tavern in Chicago’s trendy Bucktown neighborhood pulls out all the stops. Case in point?

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House Tours

Katz's Cradle

Gregory Katz proves that three times is a charm with his trio of concrete homes, which challenge the status quo in this quiet Johannesburg suburb.

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House Tours

Homes with a Waterfront View

Spying a body of water—be it a placid lake, roaring ocean, glassy pond, or snaking river—from your bedroom window is one of the fairest sights one can see.

painted tunnel kitchen dining room
House Tours

Tunnel Vision

To maximize every square inch in this Manhattan apartment, LOT-EK knocked down walls, added dozens of recycled doors, and built in a bevy of secret compartments.

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My House

Coast Docs

Law professor Carole Goldberg and sociology professor Duane Champagne both teach at the University of California, Los Angeles.

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House Tours

Mid-City Modern

In the heart of Atlanta, Shawn Moseley worked closely with designer Scott Ball to design and build his new house not ten minutes from downtown.

Green

Eco-Hat

The EcoHat is as typical of the Oxley Woods design as an old-fashioned chimney.

Slideshows

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6 Vacation Homes from Around the World

Whether you prefer to strap on skis or lounge by the pool, these vacation homes are inspiration enough to start planning your getaway.

Videos

Building Green in Harlem: It's Not Easy Being Green

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