David John Gould

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UNDER - THE FIRST UNDERWATER RESTAURANT IN EUROPE

I can’t believe this hasn’t been done already, but Europe is about to get its first underwater restaurant. The project is called Under ($TBA) and …

Prototype Moon Base May Be Built in Hawaii

Human settlement of the moon may go through Hawaii.<p>Earlier this month, an International MoonBase Summit (IMS) brought together representatives from …

Moon

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Keir House can be had for $779K

Though not 100 percent original, the 1914 North Shore home does offer a lot of the Wright stuff<p>After first listing last month for $799,000, Frank Lloyd Wright’s Kier House in suburban Glencoe, Illinois, has taken its first—albeit minor—price cut down to $779,000. Constructed in 1914, the home is …

ortraum architects' timber home allows large family to live comfortably

<b>ortraum architects has completed its largest residential project, a house for a family of five.</b> the project, titled ‘MK5’ sits on a south-west …

Architecture

Solar-powered Noe Hill Smarthome is an eco-friendly dream in San Francisco

The LEED Platinum-certified Noe Hill Smart Ecohome marries state-of-the-art green technology and the indoor-outdoor lifestyle that urban dwellers …

Watertown Colonial Revival on sale for first time in 54 years

Wraparound porch included<p>The 4,137-square-foot, nine-room Colonial Revival at 64 Russell Avenue in Watertown has not been on the market since 1963.<p>It just dropped through Compass for $1.325 million.<p>The house dates from 1901, and includes stately touches such as a wraparound porch and an ornate …

Farmhouse with ocean views in Gualala

Twice a week, The Chronicle features a home on the market that caught our eye for its architecture, history or character. More photos: www.sfgate.com/columns/walkthrough<p><b>Address:</b> 47920 Signal Port Creek Road, Gualala (Mendocino County)<p><b>Asking price:</b> $862,000<p><b>Description:</b> Located near town and scenic …

My Favorite House: An ageless stone abode in Decatur

Photograph by Jeff Herr<p>Wallace Bryan and Lisa Turner, the designers who own the stylish Decatur store Trinity Mercantile, have a longstanding love …

Swingin’ ’60s pad on the market for $700K

The Hayes Kelley house is full of original details<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Norwood, Massachusetts<p><b>Price:</b> $700,000<p>Another virtually …

The elegant former home of the McVitie's founder is now on sale

Woodcock Hill has a strong connection to baked goods – no, the property is not made of biscuits, but it was once owned by the founder of …

Biscuits

Half-Tree House

Partially anchored to its sloped plot and partially resting on two existing trees, the Half-Tree House is exactly what the name suggests. The …

Architecture

Rehoboth Beach House | SEA Studio Architects

The Rehoboth Beach House was designed to protect trees on the site while letting abundant natural light into the living spaces. The glass-enclosed …

Architecture

Professor's House

Chapel Hill, North Carolina<p>This small modern house was designed for an eminent professor who is an expert in Native American studies. A widow now, she wanted to downsize from her 3200-square-foot house and live in an small age-in-place house in a quiet, wooded neighborhood in Chapel Hill, NC, with …

Green-roofed village shows a more sustainable way to rebuild after disasters

When the 8.0-magnitude Sichuan Earthquake devastated China in 2008, nearly 5 million people were left homeless. Rural Urban Framework, a non-profit …

Villa in Frýdava / Uhlik architekti

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The house is located on a steep slope at the Lipno Reservoir with an unfavourable north-east …

Mole Architects’ The Houseboat wins the 2017 Stephen Lawrence Prize for its low construction budget

<b>Cambridge-based Mole Architects' The Houseboat has been awarded the 2017 Stephen Lawrence Prize by The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)</b> …

Architecture

Kessler Residence

Dallas, Texas<p>Low, sweeping proportions and open expanses visually engage the landscape and a series of levels and landings speak to mid-century roots. Visitors and inhabitants alike are gracefully guided throughout and framed views offer different perspectives on the home’s wooded surroundings, …

Dallas

$1.8M Mid-Century Modern Glass House in Berkeley Is a Must-See

Nestled in the hills of Berkeley, CA, is a modernist surprise: the Donald and Helen Olsen House. On the market for the first time, this …

Architecture

A Tudor-Style Dream House That’s A Live-In Bookcase

We all have in mind an image of a perfect home an it’s usually a place full of love, a place where we feel comfortable and where we’re surrounded by …

Prefab startup Blokable goes high-tech for affordable housing

These smart home-ready dwellings start at $58,000<p>As a serial startup founder and former Amazon manager focused on the company’s physical retail spaces, Aaron Holm was used to seeing technology solve problems. But when he began experiencing the holdups and delays that came with building stores, and …

The Problem with Tiny Houses That No One Talks About

Concerned neighbors claim tiny houses are affecting local property values.<p>Sure, most of us love scrolling through photos of adorable tiny houses—but not everyone is quite as enamored of the tiny living movement.<p>Concerns over how these small structures could impact the property value of …

This Scandinavia-inspired lake home is a sweet modern retreat

Serene and clutter free in Minnesota<p>For the young owners of this Minnesota lake house, the minimalism, functionality, and material simplicity of Scandinavian design live up to the hype. Inspired by the couple’s love of Nordic style, the architects at Strand Design created a custom 4,800-square-foot …

Pine Ridge Lake Home

Settled on the shoreline in Minnesota's Northwoods, the Pine Ridge Lake Home is at one with the surrounding landscape. Its darkened timber facade …

You Can Now Buy a Shipping-Container Tiny House from Amazon (But Should You?)

The conversion of shipping containers to living spaces is not a new concept—but being able to purchase them online and have them delivered by …

MK5 House

Settled in the forest of Finland, the MK5 House is equal parts family home and whimsical playground. Larch planks are the dominant material, used in …

Tiny House Communities You Can Live In Today

It is asked multiple times a week. Where can I park my tiny house? Inevitably the response ranges from private land in the country to RV parks in …

Tiny House Movement

Barns are Becoming the Best New Thing

This Barn is Filled With Amazing Design and Tradition<p>Crow’s hermitage is a remodeled barn in Ardcath, Ireland. It’s a rather small space, with stone …

Midcentury house designed by John Randal McDonald asks $116K

The price definitely seems right<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Milwaukee, Wisconsin<p><b>Price:</b> $115,900<p>Ah, the Midwest, the land of extremely …

Wedge-shaped tiny house offers a compact home for two

Many of the tiny houses we cover are on the larger side and suitable for families, but those wanting a compact model to fit just a couple of people …

Storage Ideas

Wood-shingled floating home is a fairy tale on Lake Union

Two bedrooms, two decks, one lake<p>Resting atop Lake Union, this floating home—built in 1930 and located just off Westlake Avenue—is on the market for $1.8 million. An icon of Pacific Northwest living, this single-family home includes 1,500 square feet of living space and two large decks looking …