This Irvine, Calif., community is an exquisite collection of 48 luxury homes from 4,337 to 4,764 square feet, each with five bedrooms plus bonus rooms, five-and-a-half baths and two-car garages with storage. Generous great rooms connect seamlessly with chef-par kitchens, formal dining spaces and California rooms perfect for entertaining. The […]

This layout of 18 detached homes at a condominium density in downtown Redwood City, Calif., showcases how low-density housing can be seamlessly integrated into a high-density layout for strategic effect.Built on just a half-acre of land, these units even have a subdivided underground parking structure with private garages for residents. […]

Artfully expressing the modern tastes of today’s buyers, Denver’s Alto at Midtown makes a dramatic impression from the street. Inside is unexpectedly large square footage on the small lot, with three levels connected by a minimalist, yet elegant stair. The three stories are further accentuated by windows that daylight the […]

A two-story turret entry and the use of mixed stone and brick accents blends modern style with traditional Tuscan architecture in our Home of the Week, Lake Forest, Calif.’s Summit at Baker Ranch – Del Ray. This five-bedroom, five-and-a-half-bath property with a three-car garage features an open floor plan and […]

It’s time to do our favorite thing in the world: kick back on the sand (or the deck, or the patio…) with a cool drink and a tablet to get the latest tips, trends and tricks in design from the all-new Summer Issue of Best in American Living™! In this issue, […]