High-impact architecture

To maximise a picturesque view, the living area of this house was suspended like a bridge between two box-like brick volumes Read more

Modern history

Villa Caprera, a new residential sanctuary in Elizabeth Bay, is set within the grounds of the original heritage home built here in the 1830s Read more

Slice of heaven

New windows, pivoting doors and louvres ensure the panoramic harbour and city views can be glimpsed from most rooms in this remodelled apartment Read more

Embracing architecture

These apartments may be in a high-rise, but they still conform to the traditional notion of a home sheltered under its own roof Read more

Verdant outlook

This well-considered apartment blurs the line between its interiors and the great outdoors Read more

Garden in the sky

There are incentives for developers to provide landscaped common areas in high-rise apartment buildings and obvious spin-offs for residents Read more

A good look all round

Every room in this apartment enjoys views of the harbour, city and a nearby park Read more

Living with the view

Huge windows give this condominium maximum exposure to sea and mountain vistas, while a simple interior provides a neutral backdrop Read more

Inner-city sanctuary

A former SoHo gallery is transformed for its new owners into a residential haven from the hustle and bustle of everyday life Read more

Where the living is easy

This new retirement village offers the best of all worlds integration with the wider community and apartments fully equipped for independent living and entertaining Read more

Coastal attraction

This Spanish Mission duplex, which has dress circle views over Bondi Beach, presents a chic restoration that reflects the coastal setting Read more

Second glance

Sometimes all it takes to realise the full potential of a property is a new set of eyes Read more





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Commercial Design Trends Vol 34/02C

Whether you’re travelling for work or pleasure, your hotel experience can either make or break your trip. Our market report in this issue looks at the changing world of hotel design – from five star establ... Read more

Home Trends 3401

If you're designing a bathroom for a new home or renovating your existing one, you'll quickly discover how involved the process can be.It's not only the challenge of how to fit the different functional zones into the often limi... Read more

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While we might all have ideas for the home design that we want, consulting a good architect or designer will also open us up to other design possibilities that we haven't thought of.To help get you started on creating the home ... Read more