Ori Pocket Closet opens (via black button) for access to clothes, etc. Pocket Closet comes with 110 cubic feet of storage, 140 inches of hanging space, a desk, 48-inch TV nook, LED lighting, three outlets, and two USB ports and adds the equivalent of 40 square feet of usable space to an apartment. Cost: $3,000 to $7,000. Photo: Ori Living
This robotically controlled, space-saving furniture system can add more than 100 square feet of u...read more
Ori Studio Suite comes with a full or queen bed, a dining table or desk, a 50- or 60-inch TV nook, up to 133 cubic feet of storage, 48 to 60 inches of space to hang clothes, LED lighting, six outlets, and two USB ports. The system “adds” up to 136 of usable square footage to the unit. Cost: $7,000 to $15,000, depending on order quantity. Photo: Ori Living
Meet Ori Living's robotically controlled, space-saving furniture system.
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Sitka, a 384-unit apartment complex in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood. Photo: Vulcan Real Estate
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Williams Terrace, Charleston, S.C., designed by David Baker Architects. The project echoes the iconic Charleston single house, with piazzas that function much like porches. These wide, open-air corridors provide external circulation and surround an airy central courtyard. Photo: Luker Photography, courtesy AIA
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Modular carries a potential cost savings of up to 20%, but there is a risk of up to a 10% loss if delivery or material costs spike, the report says.
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Wanderwall is one of the largest public art pieces in North Carolina. Designed by Marc Fornes/Theverymany, it reimagines an exterior wall of the Stonewell Station parking garage along Interstate 277 in Charlotte (more below). Photo: NAARO
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Images courtesy CetraRuddy
CetraRuddy designed the project and Delshah Capital is the developer.
Despite a decline in rental households, multifamily construction pushed forward last year. Image: Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies
However, supply shortages, especially on the affordable end, are likely to push rents even higher...
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The Architectural Team designed the project.
Design Collective is the project’s architect.
The Carillon at Belleview Station, a 163-unit complex near the Denver light transit line. The project team: MGL Partners, owner; Parikh Stevens Architects, architect; StudioSIX5, interior designer; and Milender White, general contractor. Photo: Michael Lowry Photography
Style, flexibility, and fun highlight the latest design trends for the 55+ market.
Freedom Rail Century Gray closet system from Organized Living, which celebrates its 100th anniversary in 2019.
At the 202-unit Niche 905 Apartments, Chicago, FitzGerald Associates Architects designed an 18th-floor roof deck featuring a large communal grilling station adjacent to smaller individual grills and private dining areas with family-style tables. A nine-foot glass wall running along the perimeter shields residents and their guests from the wind. The glass enclosure “helps the space feel more like a room and makes it more intimate,” said FitzGerald’s Kristen Larkin. Photo: C360 Images, Jim Tschetter
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A crew from Andres Construction Services performs work on the adaptive reuse of First National Bank Tower, Dallas, into apartments, restaurants, retail, and the 200-room Texas flagship inn for Thompson Hotels. Photo: Andres Construction Services
The landmark tower has been vacant for a decade.
Common area at AVA DoBro, a 30-story, 500-unit apartment community in Downtown Brooklyn by AvalonBay Communities. Photo: Alan Schindler for AvalonBay Communities, Inc.
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Marcus & Millichap specializes in real estate investment sales and financing.
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The Danforth, Seattle. Photo: Aaron Locke Photography
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Organized Living releases new color option for apartment and condominium storage systems.
Inset, Edison with a Type A4 Edison cell, the nickel-iron alkaline storage battery produced at his factory in West Orange, N.J. Left, The Residences at Edison Lofts: 279 reconstructed apartments and 21 penthouse rentals, plus 34 new-construction units, a parking garage, and retail space. Photo: Prism Capital Partners
America’s greatest inventor would have appreciated this project team’s ingenuity and persistence....
Multifamily housing starts should hit 379,000 units this year. That’s 2% down from 2018’s 386,000, but well ahead of the average for multifamily starts from 2000 to 2007. Photo: Pexels
Apartments are being built, and in goodly number. But not enough of it is affordable.
Renderings: Think! Architecture and Design
Thorobird and BACDYS partner with Brooklyn’s FullStack Modular on project.
All photos courtesy of Magnusson Architecture + Planning
Magnusson Architecture + Planning designed the building.
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The new complex offers easy access to I-26.
The 50-story One Wall Street will include 566 for-sale condos and an estimated 160,000 sf of ground-floor retail space. Image: Courtesy of Macklowe Properties
One Wall Street will feature 100,000 sf of amenities and a three-level Whole Foods.