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Truckee Cabin Is Rustic on the Outside, Futuristic on the Inside (House of the Day)

This state-of-the-art mountain home takes full advantage of its scenic surroundings with features that enable visitors to experience the rustic, forested environs near Lake Tahoe. Sprawling 6,552 square feet, the home is surrounded by 2.8 acres of prime real estate in Truckee, Calif., just 20 minutes from the popular... Continue Reading »

Mountain Home (Style Spotlight)

By Bud Dietrich, AIA I've just started the design of a new home in the Blue Ridge Mountains of western Virginia. The property, more than 5 acres, is spectacular -- heavily wooded, with a change in elevation of almost 100 feet from front to back. As the land slopes away, the treetops drop down revealing mountain and... Continue Reading »

Colorado Luxury Home Sales Climb as Wealthy Bargain-Hunt

An uptick in sales of high-end mountain real estate in Colorado has prompted a critical question: Are the rich really returning to the real estate market and buying luxury homes? Or are they still hoarding their wealth after getting burned in the crash? Mixed signals about what the wealthy are doing with their money are... Continue Reading »

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