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2/16/2018

  When designer Emilie Munroe was approached by a 29-year-old single guy living with two roommates, she never thought he would... More»

2/15/2018

  Lisa, Dennis, and Peggy Jones Location: El Cerrito Designer/builder: New Avenue Homes Cost: $240,000... More»

2/15/2018

  The Startup That Wants to Prefab Your Guesthouse Los Angeles–based firm Cover makes customizable, factory-... More»

2/15/2018

  An affordable housing shortage. Skyrocketing prices. Wealthy foreign investors. Sound familiar? Vancouver once found itself in a similar... More»

2/15/2018

  Baran Studio Architecture Matt Baran is one of many Bay Area architects fielding... More»

1/19/2018

Twelve years ago, Dava Guthmiller, founder and creative director of the design firm Noise 13, lugged a steel lawyer’s... More»

12/27/2017

  Designer Susan Collins Weir is used to clients bringing her a stack of inspiration images when she starts a project.... More»

12/20/2017

  “I just want to be clear with you that someone is going to pee on this.” That was Nadine Burke Harris’s... More»

11/7/2017

  Dearest Salesforce Tower, It’s me, your new neighbor, the Transamerica Pyramid. Just wanted to drop you a line... More»

10/27/2017

  Bassett and Marcela Brown just wanted a place where their kids could dig in the dirt. In 1980 they were immigrants (from... More»

10/18/2017

  “You never want to be the one to say it, but someone has to,” says architect Michael Rex, on telling a client... More»

10/18/2017

  Flip through the new coffee-table book Private Gardens of the Bay Area (out this month from the Monacelli... More»