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Gigantic Soho loft from MTV’s ‘The Real World’ wants $7.5M

The apartment has been owned by artist Edwina Sandys for 25 years

Life, death, and bathing in LA’s first water system

LA’s earliest attempt to harness water was a system of irrigation ditches called zanjas, and they were the lifeblood of the booming pueblo.

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A stylish cat tree you might actually want in your home

The streamlined design is made from birch plywood, carpet, and metal, and then coated in a sophisticated shade of oxblood.

Can the U.S. curb gas-powered cars by 2040?

Federal legislation complemented by city policies could help the country go electric for good.

Women on wheels

The bicycle’s feminist legacy has faded, but modern feminists are fighting for cycling again.

Electric bus adoption has lots of roadblocks: New reports offer solutions

New research from the World Resources Institute offers a roadmap for electrifying mass transit.

How Nashville plans to save Music Row, a threatened cultural treasure

As the city’s boom puts development pressure on center of country music, new preservation ideas emerge.

For an artist couple, a Brooklyn home offers a rich canvas

Brooklyn artists Lisa Hunt and Kyle Goen reconcile their differing tastes with texture and color.

Magazine-ready 1972 ranch asks $950K

An open floor plan defines the main living spaces, with soaring ceilings, abundant skylights, and large, floor-to-ceiling black-framed windows.

The U.S. has an affordable housing crisis. Here’s why

Market forces, policy decisions, and demographic changes have converged, making it more difficult to increase affordable housing for renters and buyers in U.S. cities.

You can buy everything at Tom Dixon’s new restaurant

Everything is for sale at The Manzoni. Yes, that means the food, but it also means the chairs, tables, dinnerware, and pendant lights.

The 5 best vans for your DIY camper conversion

We’ve rounded up the five best cargo vans—all available for purchase here in the U.S.—for converting into Class B campers.

NYC prewar apartment gets a dazzling modern update

The architects opened up the layout and widened room openings to create an airy feel and improve circulation.

Cute midcentury designed by Cliff May asks $468K

Designed around a central courtyard, the home features top-notch indoor-outdoor living and an avocado-colored fireplace.

All the best Memorial Day sales for the home

Memorial Day brings a (hopefully) warm three-day weekend and hot, hot, hot deals. Curbed is here to help you take advantage of the best sales.

Circular prefab pod offers next-level glamping

The LumiPod is designed as a "cocoon of simplicity" for city dwellers who might not be ready to go all-in on tent life.

NYCxDesign 2019: News, trends, and more

Curbed will on the ground checking out the latest and greatest in furniture and decor launches, design exhibitions, and Instagrammable installations.

Futuristic camper trailer may be the lightest ever made

At 300 pounds, the trailers made by New Mexico-based Earth Traveler can be towed by any car and sleep a family of four.

Trump administration pulls nearly $1 billion in high-speed rail funding

Governor Newsom calls move "political retribution."

Explore 100 years of design at Herman Miller’s new exhibition

The furniture company will be displaying archival materials from Ray and Charles Eames, Alexander Girard, and more at its New York flagship.

I.M. Pei tributes flood social media

Admirers across the internet have taken to social media to express their sadness at the news of his death and show their love for Pei, his work, and his legacy.

A midcentury gem gets a polish in LA

Architect Doug Rucker designed this dreamy 1964 house in Laurel Canyon, and one couple set out to update it.

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Mapping I.M. Pei’s major works

Chinese-American architect I.M. Pei has passed away at age 102. Here, we map 17 of his most significant projects around the world.

I grew up without a fixed address

I lived in an estimated 70 places before I graduated high school. For me, and others like me, entire chunks of my childhood don’t officially exist.

The magic of estate sales

These collections of everyday objects are clues to strangers’ daily lives.

I.M. Pei, modernist architect, dies at 102

The pioneering Chinese-American architect won a Pritzker Prize in 1983.

Modernist home built on ruins of Gilded Age estate asks $2.4M

The more modern house was built adjacent to the stone foundations of one of Tuxedo Park’s first Gilded Age mansions.

The smart plug that could make you love home tech

I never considered myself one for smart-home technology—until I discovered the magic of a Wi-Fi-enabled plug that can be switched on or off from anywhere.

Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s legacy: How he changed the fabric of Chicago

13 city leaders, architects, politicians, and advocates on how Rahm changed architecture, design, transportation, and real estate.

Remembering I.M. Pei’s debut project: Atlanta’s Gulf Oil Building

Long before Pei was a household name, he designed the Gulf Oil Building in Atlanta, Georgia. In light of Pei’s passing, we’re sharing a closer look at his debut project.

A look back at I.M. Pei’s greatest hits

The Pritzker Prize-winning Chinese American architect I.M. Pei has passed away at age 102. In honor of his incredible career, we’re taking a brief look at how he got his start.

Why green has overtaken our home decor

Environmentalism, a ’70s revival, and our need to be soothed.

Sea Ranch graphic designer debuts three new works

Barbara Stauffacher Solomon’s famous supergraphics take center stage in a new exhibition at Placewares Gallery.

Amazon’s viral $7K tiny house is back in stock

Measuring 172-square-feet, the backyard guesthouse takes two people just eight hours to build.

Luxury camper trailer sleeps six in 215 square feet

This off-the-grid camper trailer incorporates sleek, modern design with luxury amenities.

Home values drop for the first time in seven years

A one-month drop isn’t a trend yet, but Zillow estimates show that the market has signaled this for some time now.

Eco-friendly modern prefab asks $899K

Located about 20 minutes outside of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, this three-bedroom, two-and-a-half bath took just four months to build.

Walking is LA’s future—but the city keeps designing streets for cars

It’s the only way to climate-proof Los Angeles streets.

The best outdoor decor to buy now, from twinkle lights to throw pillows

Outdoor decor transforms a patio from an impersonal stage room to a fun expression of your personal style.