Apps. Blogs. Feeds. Hashtags. In this era of, “there’s an app for that,” what’s the right balance of technology and human interaction for developers and home builders who want to use technology to connect with home buyers?

A Challenging Site The architect faced the challenge of a bowl-shaped site, complete with an eighty foot drop and two significant swales. Buildings were designed to accommodate the topographic conditions and take advantage of the views. Inevitably, some buildings would have to look down upon others due to the mountainous terrain; roofs were sloped […]

The Birdhouse, nicknamed for its diminutive, iconic form, is located steps away from the beach on Prout’s Neck, an historic summer retreat near Saco Bay in Scarborough, Maine. The house was rebuilt on the existing foundation and expanded vertically because of strict zoning regulations that limit building coverage on the […]

Because the first edition was such a success, a second cookbook is in the works: “Building More Appetites,” and we need your help! Whip up your favorite recipe, take some pictures of it, and submit your work on The deadline for submissions is summer, 2018. The “Building an Appetite” […]

What is it about midcentury modern that has the world of design buzzing? It could be shows such as Mad Men, or just good, old-fashioned nostalgia. However, the ultimate driving force is that midcentury modern design has a blend of unique, retro elements paired with updated features that project personality […]