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Houzz Tour: An Antique Map Is the Star of This Condo (13 photos)

May 2, 2017 1:39 pm

It’s hard to imagine how a giant antique map could live harmoniously in a contemporary space, but in this Vancouver condo, it’s a big success. Interior designers Jamie Hamilton and Greer Nelson updated and opened up this once-dark and cramped condo, using a cohesive color palette and modern lines… Houzz Galleries

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Zillow officially launches RealEstate.com, new site for Millennials, first-time buyers

May 2, 2017 1:39 pm

Zillow Group officially launched its new real estate search site, RealEstate.com, on Tuesday, unveiling a web experience designed to help more Millennials and prospective first-time homebuyers become actual homebuyers. HousingWire.com Topics

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Color Quiz: Test Your Design Instincts

April 30, 2017 1:39 pm

Editor’s note: Painting is the first project many of us tackle in a new home – sometimes before we even unpack the first box. And if we can’t paint, or prefer not to, we express ourselves with color through the textiles, furniture, and accessories that fill our homes. Introducing our favorite colors to our home […]

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The Hardworking Laundry Room: A Place for Brooms and Mops (11 photos)

April 30, 2017 1:39 pm

Brooms and mops can be tough to store neatly and efficiently. Confession: My own usually wind up crammed next to my refrigerator, with everything falling down when I grab for one. They don’t fare much better leaning up against a wall in the downstairs closet, toppling down whenever I need to get a coat…. Houzz […]

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Houzz Tour: A Little House by the River in Tokyo (20 photos)

April 30, 2017 1:39 pm

In Tokyo, one of the world’s most overcrowded cities, land is expensive and it is always difficult to find and buy an ideal plot. So building houses on difficult patches of land is not uncommon. At the same time, such challenges encourage Japanese architects to create impressive and ingenious buildings…. Houzz Galleries

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Airbnb agrees to let California conduct fair housing tests on hosts

April 30, 2017 1:39 pm

California homeowners who rent out their properties on Airbnb could now potentially be the target of fair housing investigations, thanks to an agreement between the short-term rental website and the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing. Here are the details. HousingWire.com Topics

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[Photos] Avilla Homes builds its first leased neighborhood in Texas

April 30, 2017 1:39 pm

Avilla Homes opened its first leased neighborhood in Texas with a ribbon cutting ceremony in the Dallas area. Despite low inventory levels, the homes’ developer explained the new neighborhood will not compete with single-family developments. HousingWire.com Topics

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Setting up a Successful Home Repair Budget

April 26, 2017 1:39 pm

Many people will become first-time home buyers this spring. Those buyers are probably running the numbers now: This much for the mortgage, this much for property tax, a bit more for utilities…. Some of them will get renovation loans that allow them to rehab a fixer-upper and make it fit for fine living, but many won’t think […]

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The Highly Personal House of Danish Design Great Finn Juhl

April 26, 2017 1:39 pm

Built in 1942, Finn Juhl’s home remains one of the greatest masterpieces of Danish design. Although today relatively obscured by the fame of his peers, Arne Jacobsen and Hans Wegner, Finn Juhl remains a central name in the story of Danish modernism. His chairs still impress with their sculptural, expressive forms (his Pelican chairs, which […]

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Top 10 Road Trips To Explore The World

April 26, 2017 1:39 pm

If you want to travel this summer, why not plan a unique road trip you’ll remember forever? We can help you get started or at least offer you some ideas for making the most of your summer vacation with these incredible destinations. Scattered all around the world, these road trips will suit those who wish […]

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