What is 3D Architectural Rendering?



3D architectural rendering converts a three-dimensional object into a 2D image. It’s typically done on a computer, and it allows the architect, or anyone else using the image, to see the 3D object on a 2D surface, like a computer screen. This image can then be manipulated in many different ways and used for a […]

A Short List of Unique Luxury Properties for Sale



2019 may well set a new luxury trend for being the year of unique property experiences.

Poorly designed homes contributing to obesity, study finds



The obesity epidemic in America is nothing new, but the reasons why it’s occurring could be. According to a new study from nonprofit group Trust of America’s Health, one reason for the epidemic could be due to the architectural design of the buildings we live in. While recent socials trends have seen a growing emphasis […]

When Architecture Meets Nature: 7 Breathtakingly-Gorgeous Buildings with Green Walls



Is vertical landscaping good for every type of business, or are they best for certain industries only? While you may not see a living green wall at your local big box store this year, plenty of hotels, hospitals, restaurants, and corporations are getting in on this earthy trend. Patients, patrons, and employees at these establishments […]

City of Charlotte Contracted with Woolpert to Improve Prosperity Village



Woolpert, a national architecture, engineering and geospatial firm has contracted with the city of Charlotte on to projects to improve the aesthetics, safety and collectivity of Prosperity Village. This will form part of the city’s Comprehensive Neighborhood Improvement Program. The first project will involve upgrading DeArmon Road, a 0.9 mile “farm to market” connector between […]

First-Ever Vancouver Modern Home Tour Takes Place in September



The first-ever Modern Home Tour in Vancouver is due to take place on September 14th. This will be Modern Homes Tours second visit outside the US and will give tour goers the opportunity to explore some of the greatest examples of interior design and modern architecture in their own city.

Mind Blowing Building Projects Featuring Recycled Plastic



Architectural designs of the future have always been imagined as shiny all metal concepts, with lots of sleek edges and polished finishes, so it is somewhat surprising to see that in the 21st century some of the most innovative designs feature the use of recycled plastic materials.

8 of the World’s Most Interesting Architectural Buildings



Architecture is one of the greatest art forms in the world. Both aesthetically appealing and functional, building design can comment on history and modern principals while creating a practical space to work or worship. If you have not or cannot visited the examples below in person, join us in exploring some of the world’s most amazing and interesting examples of architecture.

Ryland Homes Takes Away NAHB Awards



The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has awarded Ryland Homes their Silver Award and a shot at winning the Gold Award at the coming NAHB Nationals. The company’s Bella Vista at San Elijo Hills development took home multiple wins.

Shea Homes’ Origen at Civita Sweep National Awards



In design and architecture news, Shea Homes San Diego has just won several gold medals for their contemporary new urban community, Origen at Civita in San Diego’s Mission Valley.