Design & Architecture Archive

Taking Real Estate Photography to a Whole New Level

Rooftops in New York are dotted with HVAC units, surrounded by webs of electrical wires and decorated with mechanical appendages, which can sometimes “photobomb” the ideal listing shot. But one photographer is willing to go a little higher to...

Wanna See How an MLBer Lives?

There’s a lot of overlap between baseball and real estate: “home” run, “home” game, safe at “home.” The natural connection between the two is what brought Coldwell Banker and Major League Baseball together to create a video series that...

13 Stories You Loved in 2013

When you look back on 2013, what do you remember most? We hope at least some of these stories make it on your list. Here are 13 of REALTOR® Magazine’s most popular posts of 2013: Key West Association Wins...
December 31, 2013

Voices from the IBS Expo Floor

What products, if any, have you found at the International Builders’ Show Expo that you are planning to integrate into your business right away? “We’re looking at an alternative for composite cement siding. We are interested in what innovations...

From the International Builders’ Show: New American Home Takes Hit With Foreclosure

By Erica Christoffer, Contributing Editor, REALTOR® Magazine In the world of architects, builders, and designers, the annual debut of the New American Home at the International Builders’ Show is an institution. For 27 years it has been the mainstay of...

Dubai’s Towering Future

By Wendy Cole, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine What a difference two years makes. In early 2008, Dubai’s growth seemed nearly unstoppable. The emboldened emirate of the U.A.E. was actively courting investors from the United States and other nations. There...
January 6, 2010

Living the ‘High Life’ in Dubai

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine The torch has been passed: The world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa (2,717 feet), opened yesterday in the city of Dubai, passing the Taipei 101 (1,670 feet) by a wide margin. (Note:...
January 6, 2010

Top 10 Real Estate Developments of the ’00s: #9

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine Today, our look at the most significant real estate developments of the decade continues with the ninth-ranked item on the list:...

Top 10 Real Estate Developments of the ‘00s

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine Lately, it seems like everywhere I look on the Web, I find some kind of best-of list for the past decade. Not wanting us to be left out of this retrospective frenzy,...

The Biosphere Next Door

By Wendy Cole, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine This weekend REALTOR® magazine Editor in Chief Stacey Moncrieff and I entered Biosphere 2, the 7.2 million cubic ft., sealed glass structure where eight Biospherians famously spent two years growing their own...
August 30, 2009