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On the Market: Mies-Designed Townhouse in Detroit Goes on Sale for $225K

All photos via Curbed Detroit Alert all Mies van der Rohe fans! A townhouse in the famous modernist's Lafayette Park complex in Detroit, Michigan has just hit the market for $225K. Per the listing, the three-bedroom, 1,400-square-foot pad comes with...

Hillary Clinton's New Headquarters Are Located at the Intersection of Tillary and Clinton

The fact that Hillary Clinton's new Brooklyn Heights campaign HQ is at the intersection of Tillary Street and Clinton Street is almost certainly not intentional, but it's hilarious nonetheless. (And they should really change the name of Cadman Plaza...

Curbed Seattle: $760K Buys a Hexagonal Midcentury Loaded with Built-Ins

Don't be square! Get hexagonal. A house with few square corners, besides where the walls meet the floor and the wall, is up for sale on Maury Island, Vashon's suburb. For $760,000 you can buy a 2 bedroom, 2...

Curbed Ski: This Cedar Abode in the Hamptons Proves That a "Little Cabin in the Woods' Isn't Just for the Mountains

Paul Warchol, viaArchitizer The Hamptons might be an unlikely place to look for ski-town architecture, but this home by architect Jasmit Singh Rangr shows that sometimes mountain design works hundreds of miles away from the ski hill. Built for a...

Rent, Don't Buy : Get Acquainted with These Must-Know Vacation Rentals for Design Freaks

All photos via Travel + Leisure Most people may not be able to buy and live in a Frank Lloyd Wright masterpiece, a 14th-century Italian manor, or an otherwise architecturally significant home. But rentals is a different ball game......

Is Vince Vaughn a Shady Developer in True Detective Season 2?

The trailer for the second season of True Detective came out today, and it features Vince Vaughn's character standing in front of some props that make him look for all the world like a super shady real estate developer....

Who Just Straight Up Steals an Entire Cabin?

See that cabin up there? Somebody stole it. And not in the sense of forging a fraudulent deed or declaring squatters rights or anything like that. They just drove up one night (the assumption, at least, is that they...

Curbed Chicago: Own the Former Estate of Edward H. Bennett, Co-Author of the 1909 Plan of Chicago

The North Shore is littered with stately mansions and historic homes, but this home has a place in Chicago architectural history. The home was designed and built in 1916 as the personal residence of architect Edward H. Bennett, who....

House of the Day: $2.75M Puget Sound Waterfront Home Assures Total Serenity

Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the tipline and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got. All photos via Sotheby's Location: Bainbridge...

Los Angeles Is Winning the Streetlight Battle That No One Knew Was Happening

Chances are you don't spend a lot of time thinking about what could be to improve your city's streetlights. But people in Los Angeles do/did, and now LA has the coolest, most modern streetlight system in the country. The...

Street Art: Graffiti Artist Transforms German Building Into Rainbow Beehive

Photos via Graffiti World When Argentinian street artist Marina Zumi was contacted by Germany's All You Can Paint Festival about a lack of participation among artists this year, she decided she had to take part. It took Zumi 12...

Curbed NY: WORKac Penthouse Gussies Up the Second-Oldest Cast Iron Building in New York City

Obsidian House, a new development inside New York City's second-oldest cast iron building, is so called for its dark facade and a "unusual extruded roofline" that was added by WORKac to "resemble jagged forms of volcanic rock." The three-story,...

Scott Walker Has the Cheapest House of All the Presidential Candidates

Time made a chart of how much each presumptive presidential candidate's house is worth and the results are in: Scott Walker has the cheapest house. The Wisconsin governor's Milwaukee four-bedroom is valued at $359,000, and according to Urban Milwaukee...

Stairway to Heaven : This Geometric Staircase Basically Doubles as a Piece of Art

All photos by Alberto Moncada via Dezeen As if a rooftop terrace view of the glistening Tyrrhenian Sea isn't breathtaking enough, Milanese architect Francesco Librizzi has devised a sculptural staircase that makes the climb to the roof a marvelous experience...

Artistry: Hypnotic Abstract Photographs Make Buildings Look Like Optical Illusions

Photos via Creative Boom Photographer Nikola Olic's architectural photographs focus in on the structural elements of buildings and expose the intricacy of design without ever showing a structure's contour. In Olic's world, looking closely at a city's architectural landscape...

Office Spaces: Japanese Printing Company Indulges in Metaphor with Office Resembling Shiny Billboards

Photos via ArchDaily Suzuka, Japan, like a typical suburban city, contains the familiar roadside combination of strip malls with massive billboards displayed on top, a visual that local architects Shintaro Matsushita and Takashi Suzuki of +S describe as a...

Curbed SF: Glitzy San Francisco Penthouse Sold at a Record $30M

Photo: Matthew Millman via Farrell Architecture Ever since the 10th-floor co-op at 2006 Washington reportedly went into contract for a whopping $30 million, minders of fancy homes and the people who buy them, sell them, and tear through slideshows of...

What on Earth Is Happening in This San Francisco Condo Advertisement?

It is not uncommon for advertisers, rather than focusing on the product itself, to try to sell a particular lifestyle. That makes sense, and it's clearly what's going on in this promotional video for a luxury condominium development in...

Artistry: An Extremely Detailed Coloring Book for Architecture Lovers

Aerial view of a German city—Image via Inhabitat The Internet recently lit up with talk of "coloring books for adults," particularly the fact that two such titles by a Scottish illustrator are currently at the top of Amazon's bestsellers list...

Curbed DC: 96 Photos of the Eighth Annual D.C. Design House Showcase

Take your first look at this year's D.C. Design House with 96 photos at 956 Mackall Farms Lane in McLean, VA. 24 design firms took up the challenge to transform a 8,869-square-foot mansion that was built to suggest a "modern...

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