Density is the Holy Grail of New Urbanism, from creating new zoning for granny flats, rooming houses, townhouses, duplexes, fourplexes and backyard two-story rental houses in established neighborhoods to encouraging dense mixed use development on undeveloped or redeveloped land. The advantage of urban density and the idyllic effect of density has been the battle cry…
Everyone has a favorite day, maybe Christmas, Easter, Fourth of July, but my favorite day is April 21, Margaret Milam McDermott Day. Margaret McDermott Day represents the best of all holidays. For example, Margaret McDermott represents the generous Christmas spirit of giving. She is a sophisticated philanthropist who gives more than money, she provides ideas,…
Here are examples of modern and traditional homes that share boundaries with massive private gardens or public parks.
Architectural photographer Charles Davis Smith has consistently taken photographs that have helped propel the careers of good architects.
Home tours in Dallas have proliferated, however, the AIA modern tour stands out or its juried collection of great houses.
Facebook has connected those from around the world interested in good architecture, encouraging more good work and modern homes.
One of my favorite homes is this exquisite modern home built in 1936, combining simplicity of era with modern design.
How can a neighborhood be better than 33 architect-designed homes surrounded by creeks, trails, hills and forest.