Trends in Color In terms of color, dark-stained wood has given way to solid colors. White, in particular, is very popular as well as gray. White and gray work well together in various combinations to create interest. Also, cool colors are making their way into the kitchen palette; light blue […]

Outdoor kitchens have quickly moved from being reserved for higher-end custom homes to becoming mainstream. And while much has been published on the growth of the outdoor segment, much less has been written on the reasons for the growth, and how consumers view, use, and purchase outdoor versus indoor kitchens. […]

Survey Says People love walkability. Walkable streets enhance livability, increasing social cohesion and encouraging physical activity while reducing traffic and improving air quality. The National Association of REALTORS’ (NAR) 2015 National Community and Transportation Preference Survey found that 79% of respondents believe it to be very or somewhat important to be “within […]

This beautiful new townhome community was a Best in American Living Awards Gold winner for Attached Homes/Townhouses and is perfectly situated in a 35-acre, historic, wooded enclave near downtown Bethesda, Md. The community features over 100 townhomes and moderately-priced dwelling units that are built to LEED for Homes standards. The […]

This luxury high-rise renovation is an illustration of how to take an ordinary space and transform it into something extraordinary. The sophisticated walnut screens create intimacy and warmth throughout the living area. Blue snakeskin patterned wallpaper gives the feeling of a rich blue sky overhead and complements the warmth of […]