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Bathrooms: From Bare Bones to Personal Sanctuaries
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Bathrooms: From Bare Bones to Personal Sanctuaries

These 19th- and 20th-century catalogs trace the addition of design to what were... More

Massachusetts Builder Working With Town to Save 18th-Century Home
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Massachusetts Builder Working With Town to Save 18th-Century Home

The home predates the American Revolution, but the builder's initial plan called... More

A Voice in Favor of Development for Philadelphia’s Jewelers Row
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A Voice in Favor of Development for Philadelphia’s Jewelers Row

Toll Brothers’ Washington Square project would bring “progress, safety, and new... More

A Look at the Bungalow: Small House, Big Porch
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A Look at the Bungalow: Small House, Big Porch

From Arts and Crafts to Colonial Revival, exploring the housing style's rise to... More

The High Cost of Living in a Classic Sitcom House
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The High Cost of Living in a Classic Sitcom House

Old-school TV homes are commanding some stratospheric prices. More

Fighting to Save Langston Hughes' $3 Million Harlem Home
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Fighting to Save Langston Hughes' $3 Million Harlem Home

Real estate agents estimate the American writer's home in Harlem at over $3... More

Sears Once Sold 70,000 Homes Out of a Catalog
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Sears Once Sold 70,000 Homes Out of a Catalog

For 32 years, buyers could purchase a home through a Sears, Roebuck and Co.... More

BEA: Construction Continuously Contributes to GDP
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BEA: Construction Continuously Contributes to GDP

Construction is among the leading industries that contributed to the 3.9% increase... More

Modern Home in Raleigh Overcomes Historic Preservation Challenge
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Modern Home in Raleigh Overcomes Historic Preservation Challenge

Nimby naysayers will lose in ruling over Raleigh architect's modern home, which... More

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