Ronto Group offers five choices of spacious floor plans in its new luxury Infinity skyscraper to be built in partnership with Wheelock Street Capital at The Colony at Pelican Landing in Bonita Springs. Ronto is accepting reservations for Infinity Residences. Fifty-seven reservations worth $153,130,000 have been processed and 56% ofRead More →

Are you drawn to open spaces or do you prefer a series of rooms? Two designers clash over what to do with interior walls. Georgia Zikas prefers an open floor plan and the 360 ​​degree view it offers.Jane Beilles Georgia Zikas Georgia Zikas Design West Hartford, Connecticut An openRead More →

At first glance, the cottage-style Columbine appears to have mirrored units, but this duplex plan offers unique floor plans between units. What each unit has in common is an attractive exterior where shingle-filled gables, horizontal clapboard siding, and tapered columns lend a handcrafted feel to this multi-family design. Step insideRead More →

Those starting house plans feature trendy appeal, modern open layouts and flexible spaces. Only 20 feet wide This ultra-narrow plan has a warm traditional style on the outside but a simple and elegant layout on the inside. The master suite is easily accessible on this floor and has a modernRead More →

Custom hardware attaches to a drawer and cabinet system that was created specifically to meet the needs of this family. Emma Byrnes As it stands, this post-war bungalow wouldn’t do. It was located in a quiet cul-de-sac in a suburb of Melbourne, Australia, overlooking the sprawling gum trees of theRead More →

You have made the decision you want to make on a construction project. Whether or not this is your next home or a detached garage addition to your existing property, knowing how to study floor plans to determine if the design is right for you is an important tool toRead More →

Double living, as the name suggests, involves integrating two separate living spaces, with their own kitchens, bathrooms, etc., together on one property. While it often involves members of the same extended family in each of these living spaces, increasingly these multi-unit arrangements also involve tenants. Another important thing to noteRead More →

Green micro-homes can get a lot of attention, but these plans give families what they really need: versatile, highly livable designs that can evolve to accommodate future needs. Let there be light Sleek, sleek and contemporary, this cool design features large walls of windows for passive natural lighting. The mainRead More →

Judy Nitsch was newly elected and installed as Chairman of the Boston Architectural College (BAC) Board of Trustees, succeeding Richard Martini, B. Arch ’84. Marilyn Swartz-Lloyd has been appointed vice-president. “Richard and Judy are both deeply committed to seeing the BAC evolve and prosper,” said BAC President Mahesh Daas, acknowledgingRead More →

BOSTON, September 28, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Judy Nitsch was newly elected and installed as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Boston Architectural College (BAC), succeeding Richard martini, B. Arch ’84. Marilyn Swartz-Lloyd was appointed vice-president. “Richard and Judy are both deeply committed to seeing BAC evolve andRead More →

Exquisite new model homes are underway, and floor plans have been announced for the highly anticipated Ardena de Pulte Homes – a new 40-acre community of luxury single-family homes on Livingston Road with a sought-after address north of Naples. Ardena is close to the everyday shopping and amenities of ImmokaleeRead More →

A Balinese-style house that hides with nature, by 42mm Architecture This lush, leafy house is rooted in the earth and camouflaged by the trees beyond. “It’s a modern interpretation of the Balinese architectural style,” says Priyanka Khanna of 42mm Architecture. Here, luxury is inseparable from nature, enriched in its veryRead More →

Apr 3, 2020 Sponsored by: Cedreo Photorealistic visualizations can build customer confidence and help close deals, but they have traditionally been the domain of architects or home designers with complex software and expensive hardware. Now home builders without 3D design skills can create 3D renderings in a web browser instead.Read More →

Older consumers seem to be getting tired of the open floor plan, which refers to a home design where the kitchen, dining room, and family room are located together in a wide-open space without any dividing walls. Pin The open floor plan concept was popularized more than a decade ago,Read More →

Somewhere in the early 1990s, “bedroom” became a dirty word. This is when American automakers began to eschew the notion of separate parts designated for separate purposes. Instead, they began to tout the “open plan,” a concept that would become increasingly ubiquitous over the next few decades to culminate inRead More →

Frank Betz Associates specializes in homes that achieve the ideal size and have an inviting curb appeal. Inside, you’ll also find the kind of contemporary amenities families will love, like open kitchens, generous closets, and multi-purpose spaces. A changing room for pet owners Photo by Pete Williams Filled with convenientRead More →

From entry-level to luxury and everything in between, homebuyers overwhelmingly favor a laid-back lifestyle plan that highlights the most used daily living spaces, such as the kitchen and family room. A dearly deceased friend, Charley Clark, went so far as to say he could afford to take his family toRead More →

Despite all the walls knocked down on HGTV, it turns out that the open floor plans that have been so popular lately have some downsides. “There has been a slow but steady change,” says Andrew Cogar. “The idea was that an open and informal plan would create a sense ofRead More →