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9 Details That Count: How to Make Your Bathroom Feel More Luxe (18 photos)

March 23, 2017 7:27 am

What makes high-end bathrooms feel so luxurious? Is it the large slabs of expensive marble and the deep soaking tub? Partially, yes. But often, deluxe bathrooms also benefit from thoughtful details that can make the space feel glamorous, even spa-like. So if you’re not in the market to rip out… Houzz Galleries

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Here are the top 10 metros for single-family rental investors

March 23, 2017 7:27 am

Investors saw a slight dip in the single-family rental market, however overall, many metros are still hotspots for investment. In 2017, 86% of the markets analyzed saw a rise in fair market rents even while average wage growth outpaced rent growth in 67% of markets — a recipe for sustainable growth in the rental market. […]

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Millennials would really prefer to live in these 10 cities

March 23, 2017 7:27 am

Younger home shoppers are set to become the No. 1 homebuying cohort throughout the coming years, but they’re not opting to buy a home just anywhere. Realtor.com took advantage of its website user data to create a list of the top 10 markets where Millennials are looking for a home. While a chunk of the […]

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Spectacular Solariums and Sun Rooms Let in the Light

March 23, 2017 7:27 am

Sun rooms, solariums, skylights – oh my! While the terminology can be confusing, these rooms designed to offer indoor sunbathing have similar qualities, and are great for any type of home environment. If your climate doesn’t offer year-round sun, you can still enjoy the outdoors by adding a sun room or solarium addition to your […]

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7 Things to Make Room for in a Small Home (10 photos)

March 21, 2017 7:24 am

Advice for decorating a small home is often about eliminating and deciding what to compromise on. But there are some things every home should have. Here are seven essentials that are always worth making room for. Houzz Galleries

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Semi-Open Kitchen: See-Through Cabinets Offer Peekaboo Views (10 photos)

March 21, 2017 7:24 am

Our recent story on doorless kitchen cabinets received a good number of comments, with many of you registering a thumbs down due to concerns about having to clean dust, grease and grime off… Houzz Galleries

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When Selling a Home, the Neighbors Matter

March 21, 2017 7:24 am

Few sellers consider their neighbor’s home when preparing to sell their own. Why would they? Their biggest concern is getting the soon-to-be-listed home painted, cleaned, landscaped and sporting great curb appeal. But all that effort could be for nothing, if just one of your neighbors doesn’t care much for appearances. Imagine that you’ve spent time […]

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Edgeland House

March 19, 2017 7:24 am

Edgeland House is located on a rehabilitated brownfield site and is a modern re‐interpretation of one of the oldest housing typologies in North America, the Native American Pit House. The Pit House, typically sunken, takes advantage of the earth’s mass to maintain thermal comfort throughout the year. Like this timeless dwelling, the Edgeland House’s insulative […]

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Villa Park Modern

March 19, 2017 7:24 am

An addition and complete renovation to an existing home replaces dark formal spaces and victorian detailing with an open floor plan, clean lines and contemporary materials. At the new light-filled interior, a dual sided fireplace and bifolding doors open to the landscaping beyond; at the exterior, the decidedly modernist rear addition serves as a playful […]

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Copper House Hillsdale

March 19, 2017 7:24 am

The Copper House is located in the Hudson Valley on a wooded, six-acre site two hours north of New York City. Clad almost entirely in corrugated copper siding and a mixture of flat-seam and standing seam copper roofing, the skin will age and develop a patina that reflects time through material changes. The three-bedroom house […]

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