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2021 RDAA | Custom on the Boards | Orbital House | Edward Ogosta Architecture

2021 RDAA | Custom on the Boards | Orbital House | Edward Ogosta Architecture

Once this weekend home is built near Joshua Tree, California, there will be no reason to travel to Mars. A full, otherworldly experience will be available right here on Earth. Ed Ogosta’s client wanted a home that would help him “live in an incredible way,” Ed recalls. There’s little doubt it will…

2021 RDAA | Custom on the Boards | Midcentury Modern | DPZ CoDesign

2021 RDAA | Custom on the Boards | Midcentury Modern | DPZ CoDesign

Andres Duany has made it his mission to come up with an affordable housing model that hits the sweet spot between stigmatized manufactured homes and site-built houses. The factory-permitted Midcentury Modern is his solution: a stylish, 1,865-square-foot house deliverable by tractor-trailer and built for $90 per square foot. That’s midpoint between mobile…

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Demand for Design Activity Continues to Expand

Demand for Design Activity Continues to Expand

The Architecture Billings Index (ABI) recorded its sixth consecutive positive month, according to a new report today from The American Institute of Architects (AIA). The ABI score for July was 54.6. While this was down slightly from June’s score of 57.1, it still indicates very strong business conditions overall…

Submissions for the 2022 AIA Housing Awards Are Open

2022 AIA Housing Awards Are Open for Submissions

It’s a life necessity, a sanctuary for the human spirit, and many people’s first and most personal encounter with architecture: the house. By recognizing the best in home design, AIA…

BIA Opens Entries for 2021 Brick in Architecture Awards

BIA Opens Entries for 2021 Brick in Architecture Awards

The Brick Industry Association (BIA) has opened entries for the international 2021 Brick in Architecture Awards, the premier architectural design competition featuring fired-clay brick. Entries are due by Nov. 1, with 50% fewer required materials for faster submission. All submissions must use clay brick as the project’s primary building material...

June Single-Family Permits Up 35 Percent From Last Year

June Single-Family Permits Up 35 Percent From Last Year

Over the six months of 2021, the total number of single-family permits issued year-to-date (YTD) nationwide reached 589,146. On a year-over-year (YoY) basis, this is a 35.9% increase over the June 2020 level of 433,484. Year-to-date ending in June...

Housing Starts Down in July on Supply Chain Challenges

Housing Starts Down in July on Supply Chain Challenges

Housing production declined in July due to rising prices and limited availability of lumber and other building materials. Overall housing starts decreased 7.0% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.53 million units, according to data from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau…

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2021 RDAA | Architectural Details | Sagg Farm | Bates Masi + Architects

2021 RDAA | Architectural Details | Sagg Farm | Bates Masi + Architects

Sagg Farm residence, on the East End of Long Island, takes its cues from the aerial historical maps in this former farming community. In particular, it is inspired by the pattern of crops growing in long rows, exposed on all sides to the elixir of light and air. “There was always this kind…

2021 RDAA | Architectural Details | Georgian Modern | McInturff Architects

2021 RDAA | Architectural Details | Georgian Modern | McInturff Architects

“Sometimes it’s hard to keep a house together as it gets larger,” says Mark McInturff, FAIA. “Having thematic details is the best way to do it.” Those details are elegantly conceived and executed on this ample center hall Georgian house on a corner urban lot. The most prominent repeating detail is…

2021 RDAA | Architectural Details | Pier on Twelve Mile Bayou | Robert M. Cain, FAIA

2021 RDAA | Architectural Details | Pier on Twelve Mile Bayou | Robert M. Cain, FAIA

The best kind of architectural follies satisfy practical needs as well. This pier serves as a boat launch, of course, and as a shaded gathering place along Cross Lake for its owner. But it has a more mystical function, too, which helped shape its poetic design. Cue the music from…

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