Before we meet Summer House, the 2018 Best in American Living™ Awards (BALA) deadline is Friday, Sept. 7! Your win could be waiting–enter now! Summer House is a 35-unit California community of flats over a podium that was built on a steeply sloping site, from a street down to a lagoon, […]

By Tess Wittler What influences the new home buying decisions with millennials? This was a question that Ali Wolf of Meyers Research and Cassie Cherry of Danielian Associates Architecture + Planning researched earlier this year. Here are some of the identified design and technology innovations they found that resonates with […]

Project Team Architect/Designer: Hord Coplan Macht Remodeler: DFS Construction Developer: CRC Companies Interior Designer : MSA Interiors Inc. Columbia Heights Village (CHV) is a large affordable housing community in the Columbia Heights neighborhood of Washington, DC. Formed from a partnership with CRC Companies and the non-profit Change All Souls Housing […]

Chicago’s Basecamp is a transit-oriented, single-family community that integrates private, semi-private and public spaces with a modern, yet contextually compatible aesthetic. Individual lots are configured along tree-lined streets with sidewalks that curve through the site and access centrally located parks. Tailored to young families and couples who prefer the city […]

Builders in Their Communities The Summer Best in American Living™ is here! In this issue, we visit the forward-thinkers who are building locally, but thinking globally. Watch a team of North Carolina builders join the renaissance of rural lifestyle, tour a modern take on the classic farmhouse, and be inspired […]