Home & Design
Naomi Campbell’s Turkish Island House Described As Energy Efficient, Other Stars Who Support Sustainability
August 27 2012 3:05 PM EDT
Naomi Campbell’s Turkish island house was given as a gift to the star nearly a year ago in September, but the supermodel hasn’t always lived such a lavish life. It was recently reported that while Campbell was growing up, her mother was pushed to sell her home in order to pay for her daughter’s stage school.
Lowe?s 1Q Profit Up, But Earnings Forecast Downgraded
May 21 2012 10:13 AM EDT
Home improvement retailer Lowe's Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) reported a 14.4 percent increase in profit in the first quarter but downgraded its estimated earnings for the year on concerns over momentum in the U.S. housing market on Monday.
One57 Gets Glassy: Photos Of Midtown's Newest Supertall Skyscraper
April 11 2012 6:04 PM EDT
Extell's 1,004-foot tower in Midtown is finally getting its glass.
Bjarke Ingels' Twisty New Vancouver Tower [PHOTOS]
February 14 2012 5:52 PM EST
Rendering reveals of Bjarke Ingels' striking new 49-story Vancouver tower project.
Daniel Libeskind's New Curvy Singapore Skyscrapers [PHOTO]
February 06 2012 3:16 PM EST
Daniel Libeskind's Reflections at Keppel Bay project in Singapore is selling well.
One World Trade Center: A View from the Crane, 90 Floors Up [PHOTO]
February 03 2012 3:39 PM EST
A breathtaking photo taken from the crane on the 90th floor of 1 WTC, looking out on downtown Manhattan, the Lower East Side, and New York's East River bridges.
HGTV Dream Home 2012: Details on How to Enter to Win [PHOTOS]
January 02 2012 1:53 PM EST
The HGTV Dream Home 2012 contest is finally underway. One lucky winner will get the prize of a lifetime - a modern, western ranch in Park City, Utah.
Hugh Hefner's Old Chicago Playboy Condo on Sale for $5.8 Million [VIDEO]
December 16 2011 2:49 PM EST
Hugh Hefner's old Chicago Playboy condo is up for sale for a whopping $5.8 million, down from $6.7 million when it first went on the market in July, according to reports.
Brooklyn Artist Drawing Every Building in New York City [Video]
November 14 2011 4:53 PM EST
There are about 900,000 buildings in the five boroughs of New York City, the city Department of Buildings predicts, and a lone Brooklyn artist is attempting to draw them all.
Katharine Hepburn?s Home for Sale - Perfect for Classic Hollywood Fan
August 02 2011 4:49 PM EDT
If you'd like to own a high-value memento of Hollywood royalty, you'll have an opportunity: the Connecticut shoreline home of legendary actress Katharine Hepburn is up for sale.
Energy Savings: Cut Expenses Today!
June 01 2011 11:34 AM EDT
With the cost of oil at over $100 per barrel, it is imperative to find ways to cut costs on utilities. This is true for not only homeowners, but business owners alike. One way of doing so is by performing an energy audit. There are firms that will review your current utility bills to identify the most cost effective solutions for your facility. Firms like New Source Energy Group, Inc.
A zombie-proof ‘safe-house’ to survive the apocalypse
May 19 2011 8:21 AM EDT
A Polish architectural firm has designed the world’s first zombie-proof house called the “safe House”, reports said.
Futuristic and Eco-Friendly: A Tiny Home that Transforms into 24 Rooms
May 10 2011 5:20 PM EDT
Architect Gary Chang in Hong Kong, where apartments are small and expensive due to lack of space, has turned his 330-square-foot apartment into 24 ‘rooms’ via a unique sliding wall system.
Clarence House: 'Starter Home' for Newlyweds Prince William and Kate
April 29 2011 12:46 PM EDT
This is Clarence House, which will serve as a ‘starter home’ for the royal newlyweds Prince William and Kate.
The Royal Residence: Buckingham Palace
April 29 2011 11:46 AM EDT
In the light of this morning’s royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton, here is a look at the famous Buckingham Palace, which has served as the official residence of the British monarch since 1837.
Contemporary Home in Johannesburg Perfect for Entertaining
April 25 2011 10:35 AM EDT
This is a luxury property in Johannesburg completed by South African architectural firm Design Partnership. The contemporary home features a unique custom-designed staircase in the living room, a modern kitchen, a large dining room, a fully stocked in-house bar, a home theater, and luxury furniture and design pieces all throughout.
Carlos Boozer Discusses Renting His Home to Rock Star Prince
April 06 2011 7:16 PM EDT
Boozer went on a radio show and discussed his
Exquisite Modern Residence with Original Architecture Details:Chicken Point Cabin
February 02 2011 12:26 PM EST
Chicken Point Cabin is a remarkable modern residence designed by Olson Kundig Architects and located in Northern Idaho, USA.
Perfect Modern Hormony: Mosman House in Sydney, Australia
February 01 2011 12:52 PM EST
Mosman House was designed by Corben Architects and is located in Sydney, Australia. This impressive three storey building is a display of flawless contemporary architecture and it offers quite a few spectacular sights.
Well-balanced and Relaxing Retreat in St. Barts: The Avenstar
January 31 2011 2:55 PM EST
Avenstar is the name given to this fantastic villa in St. Barts, the Caribbean. Exploring a contemporary look on both the interior and exterior design,