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Here's how the tax bill will impact housing
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Here's how the tax bill will impact housing

Congressional Republicans unveiled the final version of their tax reform bill on Friday, and while the more-austere housing measures present in the...

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7 ‘experience’ gifts for architecture and design lovers
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7 ‘experience’ gifts for architecture and design lovers

Editor's Note: This post was originally published in December 2015 and has been updated with the most recent information. Research has shown that...

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Knoll to buy Scandinavian design company Muuto for $300M
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Knoll to buy Scandinavian design company Muuto for $300M

In a massive deal that will further cement the status of Scandinavian home design in the U.S., modern design brand and furniture manufacturer Knoll...

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Stunning Moorish Revival home asks $1.65M
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Stunning Moorish Revival home asks $1.65M

Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the tipline and send us your suggestions....

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Francis Kéré’s Serpentine Pavilion heading to Malaysia
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Francis Kéré’s Serpentine Pavilion heading to Malaysia

One of 2017’s ephemeral architectural darlings is making the move to permanence. The lovely tree-inspired temporary pavilion designed by Berlin...

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Bay Area's soaring housing costs driving away high earners, too
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Bay Area's soaring housing costs driving away high earners, too

Reporting about the rising real estate and housing costs in San Francisco and the Bay Area isn’t exactly breaking news. But a new study published...

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MIT develops a glowing plant that could one day replace desk lamps
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MIT develops a glowing plant that could one day replace desk lamps

Lighting accounts for roughly 20 percent of the world’s energy consumption, so why not make it greener? Literally. A team of MIT engineers have...

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‘Pioneering Women’ celebrates 50 architects and designers of the early 20th century
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‘Pioneering Women’ celebrates 50 architects and designers of the early 20th century

The Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation has launched a website celebrating 50 women who have made significant contributions to the architecture,...

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This housing startup designed homes that grow with their owners
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This housing startup designed homes that grow with their owners

When architect Brian Gaudio talks about Module, the Pittsburgh-based housing startup he cofounded in early 2016, he speaks the language of an...

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The one that got away
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The one that got away

If I were allowed to visit Apple Park, the first thing I would do is take off my shoes. In the most famous photographs of Steve Jobs, he sits,...

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23 dreamy A-frame cabins we love
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23 dreamy A-frame cabins we love

An architectural icon from 1950 to about 1975, the A-frame is one of the most beloved vacation homes of the past, a triangle-design built for...

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Tax bill: Final compromise goes easy on housing measures
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Tax bill: Final compromise goes easy on housing measures

Congressional Republicans announced Wednesday that they’ve reached a deal on reconciling the House and Senate tax reform bills, putting the most...

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Dramatic desert modern home asks $1.2M in Arizona
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Dramatic desert modern home asks $1.2M in Arizona

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Housing inventory tumbles nationwide, says new Trulia report
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Housing inventory tumbles nationwide, says new Trulia report

If you’re a buyer having trouble finding a home, you’re not alone. According to a new Trulia report released today, the U.S. home inventory...

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How to negotiate the sale price of your dream home
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How to negotiate the sale price of your dream home

Savvy home buyers crunch the numbers and know exactly how much money they can offer on their dream house. But what do you do if the asking price...

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Take a break from minimalism with this outrageous new hotel
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Take a break from minimalism with this outrageous new hotel

In our era of stark minimalism and clutter-free micro homes, the utterly outlandish, over-the-top aesthetic of Marcel Wanders can feel like a...

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Tiny cork-covered studio makes a perfect backyard escape
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Tiny cork-covered studio makes a perfect backyard escape

Having an ideal space to work can make all the difference for creatives, and design studio Surman Weston knows it. The U.K.-based firm has made a...

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Classic Paris apartment goes minimal with stark renovation
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Classic Paris apartment goes minimal with stark renovation

Combining the drama of 19th century architecture with the austerity of contemporary design is this enticing renovation of a Parisian apartment by...

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Skyscraper construction sets another record in 2017
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Skyscraper construction sets another record in 2017

The current global boom in tall buildings shows no signs of slowing. In its annual Tall Building Year in Review, the Council on Tall Buildings and...

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Solar-powered modern farmhouse produces more energy than it needs
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Solar-powered modern farmhouse produces more energy than it needs

Two of our favorite things—solar-powered homes and modern farmhouses—come together in this sustainable home for a North Carolina couple looking to...

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Charming red Victorian in Portland yours for $579K
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Charming red Victorian in Portland yours for $579K

Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the tipline and send us your suggestions....

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Brightline, Florida’s new high-speed rail system, set to open this month
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Brightline, Florida’s new high-speed rail system, set to open this month

High-speed rail has traditionally been a slow-moving infrastructure project in the United States, with various proposals, construction projects,...

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Efficient tiny apartment lives large with clever built-ins
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Efficient tiny apartment lives large with clever built-ins

Designed by São Paulo-based architects Estúdio BRA, this 410-square-foot apartment on the 17th floor of a modern high-rise got an efficiency-minded...

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Mirrored house makes a dreamy holiday retreat
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Mirrored house makes a dreamy holiday retreat

Tatiana Bilbao, the Mexico City-based architect known for designing modern stunner, has created a stunning single-story vacation home made of...

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Brutalist beauty can be yours for $1.7M
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Brutalist beauty can be yours for $1.7M

This blocky building in Beersel, Belgium, is for sale and would make quite the vacation home—not to mention a conversation starter. Designed by...

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How kid-friendly urban design makes cities better for all
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How kid-friendly urban design makes cities better for all

Promoting urban planning projects often relies on an inspiring narrative: what are we as a community trying to accomplish, and how do we want our...

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Groovy midcentury home asks $1.2M after refresh
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Groovy midcentury home asks $1.2M after refresh

Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the tipline and send us your suggestions....

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Stunning concrete concert hall echoes rocky coastline
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Stunning concrete concert hall echoes rocky coastline

Rojkind Arquitectos, one of the top Mexican architecture firms you should know, is known for working in unconventional contemporary forms. Its new...

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The Curbed guide to Texas
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The Curbed guide to Texas

From diverse, booming cities to small towns with outsized personalities, from the neon signs of Austin to the Friday night lights of Allen, Texas...

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Tour Chicago’s Robey hotel, a restored Art Deco stunner
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Tour Chicago’s Robey hotel, a restored Art Deco stunner

Open for just over a year now, the Robey hotel in Chicago’s Wicker Park takes over the newly refurbished and restored Northwest Tower, a historic...

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