ALTERNATIVE HOUSING

Common Ground

Cohousing projects bring residents together, brisk resales.

01/03/2009 By Ashley Griffin

Article

Splish Splash

Just 50 years ago, bathrooms were small, dark, unappreciated utility rooms. No more. Today’s bathrooms are retreats designed to melt away the stress of hectic lives.

12/28/2008 By Christopher Werner and Roger Brooks

Slideshow

Slide Show: Skin Deep

A Capitol Hill condominium gets a face-lift without radical surgery.

12/28/2008

REAL ESTATE

Thoroughly Modern

A specialty real estate firm specializes in midcentury architecture.

12/28/2008 By Ashley Griffin

Article

Glass Houses

The perfect summer host is ready to serve mint juleps, mojitos, and merlot. Are you?

12/28/2008 By Anna Roth

Article

Humdingers

A constant food and water source and a secluded place to rest are all a hummingbird needs to call your yard home. 

12/28/2008 By Mary Robson

Article

One-Minute Mortgage

Out of the ashes of the subprime collapse, Layne Sapp tries 
to reinvent the loan-processing business.

12/28/2008 By Manny Frishberg

SELLING TACTICS

Grounds Work

Beauty on the outside helps make the sale.

12/28/2008 By Ashley Griffin

Article

The Dirt on Grass

For gardeners who seek perfect lawns, the soil comes first.

12/28/2008 By Marty Wingate

Article

Skin Deep

A Capitol Hill condominium gets a face-lift without radical surgery.

12/28/2008 By Peter Sackett

Slideshow

Slide Show: Island Fantasy

With a little know-how (and many checklists), Denny and Holly Onslow found paradise.

12/27/2008

Slideshow

Slide Show: Ramble On

A Kirkland couple opts for reconstruction over destruction. 

12/27/2008

Article

Island Fantasy

With a little know-how (and many checklists), Denny and Holly Onslow found paradise.

12/27/2008 By Roger Brooks

HIGH-DENSITY LIVING

Suite Dreams

Accessory dwelling units may benefit owners and tenants alike.

12/27/2008 By Christopher Werner

Article

Ramble On

A Kirkland couple opts for reconstruction over destruction. 

12/27/2008 By Peter Sackett

Article

True Value

Want to get the most for your home in a buyer’s market? Set the right price.

12/20/2008 By Christopher Werner

Article

Early Bloomers

Send bulbs below now for a sensational show come spring.

12/19/2008

Past Lives

Home, Sweet Haunt

The bloodcurdling past and spirited present of a grand old Georgetown Victorian.

12/18/2008 By Nena Peltin

MEDIA INFLUENCE

Don't Believe the Hype

Making sense of senseless housing-market rankings.

12/18/2008 By Matthew Halverson

Slideshow

Slide Show: Practical Magic

Fun with form and function in a Ravenna bungalow.

12/17/2008