Rooftop bedroom suite in Brooklyn

Rooftop bedroom suite in Brooklyn

Brooklyn-based Office of Architecture has completely gutted and expanded a local row house for an architect, jewellery designer and their two children. Having lived in the home for eight years, the family chose to stay in the up-and-coming neighbourhood and… Continue Reading

Barn house in Woodstock

Barn house in Woodstock

The idea of living in a converted barn holds a lot of romantic appeal for many people. The problem from a small-house perspective is that most barns are pretty big. However this 100-year-old barn turned vacation rental in Upstate New… Continue Reading

House in El Coco, Costa Rica

House in El Coco, Costa Rica

Situated near the village of El Coco in the province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica, this modern house on a dramatic cliff has a spectacular view of the Pacific Ocean and the lush rocky coastline. Designed by Victor Canas Arquitecto, this… Continue Reading

Luxurious residence in River Oaks, Houston

Luxurious residence in River Oaks, Houston

This wonderful and elegant home that was built in the 80’s is located in River Oaks, one of the most privileged areas of Houston, Texas, USA. Currently it is on the market for a value of 20 million dollars. About… Continue Reading

Gallery House in Barcelona

Gallery House in Barcelona

Barcelona-based architect Carles Enrich has completed Gallery House, a residential renovation of an early 20th century apartment. He has reformulated the historical property into a modern dwelling well-adapted to the Mediterranean climate. The home acts as a gallery that connects… Continue Reading

Luxury residence in Sintra Cascais

Luxury residence in Sintra Cascais

Want to live amidst tourist-worthy greenery – but not in a refuge or tent? This luxury residence in the Portugese Riviera is surrounded by the Sintra Cascais National Park, the premier Oitaros Dunes golf course and an abundance of crystal-clear… Continue Reading

Quinta da Boavista

Quinta da Boavista

Lovingly looked after for generations, it was time for the “Quinta da Boavista” home to receive its latest renovation. It’s situated on the banks of the Douro River which wiggles its way through Portugal and the Iberian Peninsula. The soil… Continue Reading

Refurbished Stone House in Portugal

Refurbished Stone House in Portugal

Rehabilitating a century-old stone construction of 400 square meters (4,305 square feet) was a challenging task for the team at AR Studio Architects. The Eira House, located in the city of Vale de Cambra, Portugal, was completely refurbished, without compromising… Continue Reading

Reflection of Mineral

Reflection of Mineral

Reflection of Mineral sits like an irregular chunk of quartz dropped onto a Tokyo street corner. Designed by architects Yasuhiro Yamashita and Yoichi Tanaka of Atelier Tekuto, the faceted shape resulted from regulations aimed at ensuring adequate sunlight reaches the… Continue Reading

Temozón House

Temozón House

Mérida-based architectural practice, Carrillo Arquitectos y Asociados, has designed the Temozón House project. The modern family home is located in Temozon, Yucatan, Mexico. According to the architects: “Located in Temozón Yucatán in a residential area, the modern house is in… Continue Reading