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Cozy urban retreat designed to maximize Olympic mountain views

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This deliciously designed urban retreat was commissioned by DeForest Architects, located in Seattle, Washington. The residence was designed to maximize views of the Sound and Olympic Mountains. Another central focus of the design was create art gallery walls to highlight the homeowner’s extensive collection of Northwest Art. The architects conceived a dramatic central staircase comprised of steel and glass. […]



Imposing concrete, glass and steel residence in South Africa

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This sumptuous modern residence was designed by architects Nico Van Der Meulen Architects, located in a nature preserve in the affluent town of Bedfordview, in Gauteng, South Africa. The scope of this project entailed creating a family home consisting of 11,840 square feet (1100 square meters) of living space, with spacious entertaining areas and a indoor-outdoor […]

Architecturally striking two-story modern dwelling in Brazil

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This striking private modern residence was designed by Spagnuolo Architecture, located in the city of Londrina, in the state of Paraná, South Region, Brazil. This brilliantly designed home is infused with luxury from top to bottom. It’s L-shaped plan focuses on solar orientation to maximize energy efficiency. An outdoor deck integrates social and private areas and creates a […]

Loft-like modern treehouse features luminous interiors in LA

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The home of a Hollywood writer and his family, this mid-century inspired dwelling was designed by Abramson Teiger Architects, located in Los Angeles, California. Consisting of 6,000 square feet, this pad serves as both a place for the writer to be creatively inspired and as a playful refuge for his wife and children. The site of this […]

An extraordinary treetop dwelling with a sculptural staircase in LA

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This fabulous contemporary treetop dwelling has been designed by architectural studio Belzberg Architects, located in Los Angeles, California. Comprised of 13,900 square feet of living space, this spacious home is spread out over three levels. The exterior facade was designed to seamlessly integrate with the surrounding landscape. Constructed along a natural ridgeline, the long and narrow […]

Minimalist haven maximizes waterfront views on Long Island Sound

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This minimalist waterfront home was designed by Sellars Lathrop Architects, located in a deep cove off Long Island Sound, in Fairfield County, Connecticut. The property is nestled at the end of a peninsula, offering southern exposure and panoramic views of the water. This is a very desirable area for canoeing, kayaking and boating, which the owners can […]

Compact yet stunning modern-rustic cabin perched over Swan Lake

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Designed by Reid Smith Architects, this modern-rustic lake house is perched high above picturesque Swan Lake, located in Bigfork, Western Montana. This small and cozy retreat was designed as a private family vacation home, offering incredible water and mountain vistas. “Stone book ends and a simple shed roof open the cabin up to the southern views […]

Serene shelter embraces natural beauty of the Northern Rocky Mountains

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This spectacular river house was designed by architects Suyama Peterson Deguchi in collaboration with Doug Rasar Interior Design, located in the Northern Rocky Mountains of Washington. The home was designed to maximize its site, embracing its rugged, mountainous environment. Designed for a retired couple, the layout included a guest wing and extended outdoor living zones. The […]

Industrial modern style loft in New York with cozy interiors

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Your typical New York loft is a converted warehouse or factory in downtown Manhattan, existing in hip neighborhoods such as Soho, Nolita, Tribeca and the East and West Village. These areas all have some of the original spaces that were converted into residential lofts. These lofts consist of open floorplans with expansive windows and rugged details. These lofts are found […]