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Senior housing: Older Americans face affordability, accessibility challenges
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Senior housing: Older Americans face affordability, accessibility challenges

Harvard’s latest senior housing report highlights a lack of diverse options as nation’s population ages The U.S. housing market may appear to be...

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400-year-old skinny house renovated into ‘one-room hotel’
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400-year-old skinny house renovated into ‘one-room hotel’

DmvA Architects is known for making the most of, let’s just call them, tight situations. The Belgian studio recently transformed a boxed-in house...

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Mod mountain retreat asks $11.9M
Blog 5 days ago
Mod mountain retreat asks $11.9M

Not exactly roughin’ it in the mountains Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to...

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Alexander Girard’s forgotten textile patterns find new life as rugs
Blog 5 days ago
Alexander Girard’s forgotten textile patterns find new life as rugs

Too pretty to step on Alexander Girard was a man of many design talents. Trained as an architect, he practiced across disciplines—making furniture,...

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Why Eero Saarinen’s ‘50s office was a breeding ground for modernist design
Blog 6 days ago
Why Eero Saarinen’s ‘50s office was a breeding ground for modernist design

Kevin Roche, Robert Venturi, Gunnar Birkerts, and even Balthazar Korab worked for the influential modern architect Kevin Roche remembers his...

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As top innovation hub expands, can straining local infrastructure keep pace?
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As top innovation hub expands, can straining local infrastructure keep pace?

In Cambridge, Massachusetts, some of the most valuable real estate in the city of 113,000 can be found clustered around the Kendall Square station...

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Lost Frank Lloyd Wright buildings reimagined in new renderings
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Lost Frank Lloyd Wright buildings reimagined in new renderings

A rendering of the Gordon Strong Automobile Objective, a Frank Lloyd Wright-designed building that was never built. Images by David Romero,...

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Got old fixtures after a reno? Here’s what to do with them
Blog 1 week ago
Got old fixtures after a reno? Here’s what to do with them

And maybe get paid for it Whether you’re gutting your home completely or renovating a single room, you’ll probably end up with building materials...

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Augmented reality video conferencing may come sooner than you think
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Augmented reality video conferencing may come sooner than you think

Augmented reality video conferencing may come sooner than you think Don’t worry, you can still wear your pajamas Share Augmented reality video...

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Coliving scales up with larger buildings, and bigger ambitions
Blog 2 weeks ago
Coliving scales up with larger buildings, and bigger ambitions

Coliving scales up with larger buildings, and bigger ambitions New projects from Starcity, Ollie show shift to building multistory projects from...

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Replica of spooky Salem Witch House asks $725K
Blog 2 weeks ago
Replica of spooky Salem Witch House asks $725K

A 1984 reproduction of the famous Salem Witch House, currently for sale in Sandwich, Massachusetts. All photos by Lauren Clough for Sotheby’s...

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A former California farmhouse redesigned to host the whole family
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A former California farmhouse redesigned to host the whole family

A former California farmhouse redesigned to host the whole family Can we get an invite to the family reunion? Share A former California farmhouse...

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The rise of stadium seating
Blog 2 weeks ago
The rise of stadium seating

Why we’re obsessed with stairways to nowhere I’m tall. In the most literal sense, I often look down on people. But in the past few years, my...

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You can now tour Le Corbusier’s Paris apartment and studio
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You can now tour Le Corbusier’s Paris apartment and studio

You can now tour Le Corbusier’s Paris apartment and studio Share You can now tour Le Corbusier’s Paris apartment and studio After two years of...

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Sporty pop-top camper van raises the roof on adventure
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Sporty pop-top camper van raises the roof on adventure

The new Tofino from Canada-based Pleasure-Way is an affordable Class B option priced at $69,550. The RV industry is booming at record levels, and...

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Tiny cabin offers glamping retreat for two
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Tiny cabin offers glamping retreat for two

What this wooden cabin lacks in size, it makes up for in shape. Perched atop a hill in Slovenia’s Maribor region, the compact rental cuts an...

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Historic Key West home, pool included, asks $2.8M
Blog 2 weeks ago
Historic Key West home, pool included, asks $2.8M

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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Tiny treehouse is completely transparent
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Tiny treehouse is completely transparent

Well here’s a brilliant idea: Architect Gerardo Broissin designed a transparent treehouse that floats among the trees and vegetation in a Mexico...

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Was Sears’s bankruptcy predicted by its architecture?
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Was Sears’s bankruptcy predicted by its architecture?

Art Deco grande dames, sleek midcentury modernism, aspirational skyscrapers, and bland box stores are all in the beleaguered retailer’s repertoire...

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San Antonio, the nation’s fastest-growing city, sees downtown rebound
Blog 3 weeks ago
San Antonio, the nation’s fastest-growing city, sees downtown rebound

A 300-year-old capital of Latinx culture on the cusp of change It’s the nation’s seventh most-populous city—and the fastest-growing one. It’s...

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A colorful new take on the cubicle
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A colorful new take on the cubicle

A colorful new take on the cubicle Semi-private offices have never looked so good Share A colorful new take on the cubicle What’s your preferred...

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154-square-foot office pod stands out in a good way
Blog 4 weeks ago
154-square-foot office pod stands out in a good way

154-square-foot office pod stands out in a good way The coolest “shoffice” we’ve seen yet Share 154-square-foot office pod stands out in a good way...

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Trump administration seeks to restrict access to D.C. public spaces popular with protesters
Blog 1 month ago
Trump administration seeks to restrict access to D.C. public spaces popular with protesters

White House, National Mall access would be limited under new rules The Trump administration is trying to restrict D. C. public spaces popular with...

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This affordable housing complex is a model for pricey ski towns
Blog 1 month ago
This affordable housing complex is a model for pricey ski towns

This affordable housing complex is a model for pricey ski towns The project, in Telluride, includes three tiny homes Share This affordable housing...

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Architecture and Design Film Festival to kick off 10th year with heavy-hitting lineup
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Architecture and Design Film Festival to kick off 10th year with heavy-hitting lineup

Architecture and Design Film Festival to kick off 10th year with heavy-hitting lineup Get your tickets now Share Architecture and Design Film...

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Alma, the WeWork of therapy, opens its first stylish care center
Blog 1 month ago
Alma, the WeWork of therapy, opens its first stylish care center

Alma, the WeWork of therapy, opens its first stylish care center Share Alma, the WeWork of therapy, opens its first stylish care center What do you...

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Richard Meier is out following sexual harassment allegations
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Richard Meier is out following sexual harassment allegations

Richard Meier is out following sexual harassment allegations The 83-year-old architect is essentially retiring from his firm Share Richard Meier is...

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Booming postindustrial neighborhoods often overlook polluted past
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Booming postindustrial neighborhoods often overlook polluted past

In former factory districts, postindustrial authenticity comes with potential for hidden pollution Philadelphia realtor Arvind Balaji positions...

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Tiny camper trailer can be towed by almost any car
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Tiny camper trailer can be towed by almost any car

Tiny camper trailer can be towed by almost any car Share Tiny camper trailer can be towed by almost any car The Droplet Trailer comes in different...

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This new Starbucks is made from 29 shipping containers
Blog 1 month ago
This new Starbucks is made from 29 shipping containers

Whether you’re building an urban farms, an off-the-grid getaway, or an all-in-one pool, a shipping container fits the bill. Made from the thousands...

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