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This Passive House in Park City Just Hit the Market For $1.1M

This Park City Passive House offers both stunning design and stellar energy efficiency.<p>Designed by architect Chris Price and his partners at Park City Design + Build, the Treehaus is a beautiful blend of modern mountain architecture and cutting-edge energy efficiency. Nestled into the pines of …

Energy Efficiency

Red House

Set in the western suburbs of Oslo, the Red House strikes a bold contrast with its surroundings. The home is set perpendicular to a nearby stream, …

Architecture

In the suburbs, a midcentury home by Frank Lloyd Wright’s pupil asks $1M

The ranch-style home was designed by Robert Bishop, who studied under Wright, and worked on his Broadacre design.<p>Among the grand stone homes that dot the suburbs of Philly, a ranch-style house in Chestnut Hill sticks out.<p>That’s not just because of its unique—at least for the area—design, but also …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Cadaval & Solà-Morales' Y-shaped Casa de la Roca hides in Mexican woodland

Architecture firm Cadaval & Solà-Morales has used fallen and dead trees found around this house in Mexico to imprint its concrete exterior, which is …

Architecture

The Goldtree House is designed for sustainable family living

When kids hit their teens, your house suddenly feels smaller. The atmosphere is hectic, groups of friends traipse in and out, and parents often …

Wind Power

Shapeshifter House by OPA emerges from Nevada site as a "desert mirage"

California firm OPA has completed a house for the rolling desert landscape of Nevada, with slanted zinc-clad sections intended to appear as an …

Wine Cellars

Handsome timber-clad extension embraces Australia’s great outdoors

When the residents of a home in Eganstown, Australia, decided to add a modest extension to their house, they were looking for more than just extra …

Living Rooms

A striking modernist home in Joshua Tree can be yours for $498K

If you’re a fan of multidisciplinary American artist Fritz Haeg, here’s your chance to own and live inside one of his unique works. Located in Joshua …

Architecture

Spacious midcentury home asks $375K after updates

It’s a lot of house—and color<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> Indianapolis, Indiana<p><b>Price:</b> $375,000<p>If you’re looking for a handsome (and roomy!) …

Teresa Sarmiento and Nicolas Tovo create light-filled narrow house in Buenos Aires

The living areas of this compact Buenos Aires house are flanked by full-height glass doors that flood the interior with daylight to make the spaces …

Villa G

Occupying a wooded plot on the cost of an island in Sweden, Villa G uses an unconventional design to take advantage of the seaward views. The home …

Geothermal-powered Forest House showcases sustainable features in Maryland

Set on the edge of a forest conservation area in central Maryland, the Forest House is a contemporary home integrated with a wide variety of …

Architecture

reform architekt's triangular house in poland perfectly fits surrounding environment

<b>reform architekt’s latest residential project has been designed on an irregularly-shaped building plot in szczecin, poland.</b> the shape, which was a …

Modern Green Home Close To 44th And France On Sale Now

This home features green roofs and is filled with LED lights that can change color via an app.​<p>MINNEAPOLIS, MN – This remarkable modern green home …

For $725K, midcentury Buckhead dwelling marketed as ‘hipster family starter home’

Tray ceilings, brickwork, and groovy trim highlight this well-kept 1967 offering<p>Strategically sited among rolling Buckhead woodlands since 1967, this brick-built midcentury dwelling has been under the loving purview of the same owners since the early 2000s, per the listing.<p>The time has come to …

Outdoor Spaces

VRV40 House / Estudio erre

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Developed from a typical residential area in the city of Guadalajara, starts from a commission to create …

Green-roofed Argentinian home boasts a thermally efficient envelope

Buenos Aires-based IR arquitectura crafted a home that feels as if it grew out of the landscape. Set in a clearing in Tortuguitas, Argentina, the …

Design

Stellar views and a small footprint define this Tasmanian timber cabin

A small abode perched high on the eastern slopes of Tasmania’s Mount Wellington offers spectacular landscape views. Room11 Architects designed the …

Whipple Russell creates modern white mansion overlooking Beverly Hills

Rectilinear forms and intersecting planes define this hilltop Californian home by Whipple Russell Architects, designed for a sports professional who …

Architecture

Alain Carle Architecte completes minimalist home in Ontario

Board-formed concrete and black metal cladding characterise this house in rural Ontario by Alain Carle Architecte, which was designed to complement …

Living Rooms

Wooden storage units create living spaces in once-derelict Valencia apartment

London practice Roberto Di Donato has introduced a pair of wooden storage units to this apartment in Valencia, Spain, to redefine its time-worn …

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Design

Pale cedar beach house by Raad Studio perches atop a sand dune

New York firm Raad Studio has situated this beach house clad in light-coloured timber high above the sea level in New Jersey.<p>Simply known as Beach …

This House in Catalonia Opens up to Its Natural Surroundings

Barcelona-based architecture studio Narch, helmed by Joan Ramon Pascuets and Monica Mosset, has designed a private home located in a small village in …

Renowned Architect Cass Calder Smith on the Evolution of Design

CCS Architecture, which is known for embracing California modernism and an indoor-outdoor aesthetic, is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. …

Beadle Buddy

Phoenix, Arizona<p>A growing, young family moving into a home on a corner lot originally designed by a pioneer of desert modernism, Al Beadle, led to an exterior/landscape renovation to restore and build upon the mid-century desert appeal of the home that had been lost through the years while adding a …

Architecture

Pyramid House Features Glazed Observatory and Lake Views

VOID Architecture completed the development of <b>Pyramid House</b>, a charming residence exhibiting clean, contemporary lines. The project is located in …

Taft House

Comprised of 28 triangular units, the Taft House is a geometric prefab in Portland. The base of the home is a single 100-square-foot triangle. Built …

House K

Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland<p>The planned residential building is located in one of the most beautiful residential areas of Düsseldorf, in the ‘White Estate’ in Golzheim. This estate was constructed by the National Socialists in 1935/36 in a period of one and a half years as a model …

Architecture

Villa Slow By Laura Alvarez

I love the design of this home. It has a farm like exterior with a modern interior. The Villa Slow By Laura Alvarez ($270+/night) is ...[Read …

Vacation Homes