June 22, 2015, 1:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
In a marriage of modular building and adaptive reuse, one Spanish developer has taken to the rooftops.
May 26, 2015, 9:30 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Powered by the wind and sun, Ecocapsule is the ultimate off-grid micro-home for vagabond vacationers.
May 22, 2015, 7:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Shoppers went gaga for 'Leisurama' vacation homes showcased on the department store's ninth floor in the early 1960s.
February 18, 2015, 4:10 p.m. by Matt Hickman
With its edible veggie walls and lack of traditional HVAC systems, Carbon Positive House aims to "free us of modern day lifelines."
January 8, 2015, 1:50 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Vipp, the venerable purveyor of high-end trash bins, gets into the prefab vacation home business.
January 5, 2015, 2:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Sleek, slender and topped with solar panels, Heijmans ONE is a portable rental unit that addresses the dearth of affordable housing options for young professionals.
October 30, 2014, 11:09 p.m. by Matt Hickman
In Japan, militantly unfussy lifestyle brand Muji sells much more than stationery, travel pillows and slippers.
October 17, 2014, 3:10 p.m. by Matt Hickman
A judge in Okanogan County rules that Tom Kundig's sustainable but ill-sited hut must be moved from its landscape-altering perch above the Methow Valley.
September 26, 2014, 4:50 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Assembled on site in just 2 days with the aid of screwdrivers, this boxy plywood beauty is designed to last at least 150 years.
September 18, 2014, 7:14 p.m. by Matt Hickman
From Vo Tong Nghia Architects comes a finish-it-yourself dwelling that can be delivered throughout the Mekong Delta via long-tail boat.
September 11, 2014, 8:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The modern prefab specialists at Modscape went for the obvious when naming this conceptual home. But hey, it fits.
July 29, 2014, 9:50 a.m. by Matt Hickman
This teeny-tiny wooden cabin from Spain can be built in several hours (provided you can wrangle several friends to help you).