The Arcade Apartments is the successful historic rehabilitation of a 500,000-square-foot architectural landmark in downtown St. Louis into a mixed-use, mixed-income property featuring 202 affordable artist lofts, 80 market-rate apartments, 130 underground parking spaces, and 50,000 square feet of commercial/office space leased to a local university. Arcade Apartments faces the […]

Long Beach, Indiana’s Refined Beachfront was designed to live exceptionally well and maximize views of Lake Michigan amidst the challenges of a 40-foot-lot and necessary space for an elaborate septic system. It’s also our Home of the Week! Tall windows and ceilings flood the home with natural light. Crisp white […]

Keep your high-performance building standing tall and make sure green benefits last Making sustainability stick is a major aspect of residential green building, and it all boils down to the occupant. Builders and architects can design and construct a beautiful high-performance home, a monument to green building, and it’s all for naught […]

With the summer sun receding, the memories of abundant light and (too much) heat are also fading. Sooner than we would like, we will be faced with winter’s gusts and fewer hours of daylight. But what if instead of seeing the sun’s energy as fleeting, there was a way to […]

A low-maintenance, National Green Building Standard Gold-certified home in a gated community facing a small lake, Orlando’s Sloane Modern is designed so the majority of rooms can take advantage of the water views. It’s also our Home of the Week! A sculptural staircase, distinctive lighting fixtures, soaring ceilings, TV niche […]