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First-time home buyers and veteran home owners alike look for ideas and vision when it comes time to look for a new house. Remodeling projects can also benefit from a spark of creativity spurred by viewing great houses that you love. HomeDSGN has gathered fabulous homes from across the world and design style spectrum to feed your need for beautiful house inspiration.

The Razor Residence by Wallace E. Cunningham

By • Apr 26, 2011 •  Selected Work 

San Diego-based architect Wallace E. Cunningham designed the Razor Residence, a four bedroom, six bathroom contemporary house made of glass, steel and white polished concrete.

Located in La Jolla, California, the 10,000 square-foot house has been first listed in May 2008 for a mere $39 million.

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Choy Residence by Terry & Terry Architecture

By • Apr 26, 2011

Berkeley-based studio Terry & Terry Architecture has transformed this 1960’s house into an open plan modern dwelling.

Located in San Francisco, California, the 2,300 square foot three story residence now offers three bedrooms with a full en-suite bathroom to the master bedroom.

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Four-cornered Cabin in Finland by Avanto Architects

By • Apr 25, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Anu Puustinen and Ville Hara from Helsinki-based studio Avanto Architects have designed this contemporary cabin for themselves.

Located in Virrat, a small town in Finland 170 miles away from Helsinki, this 839 square-foot black and white cabin has no running water nor electricity.

Heated only with wood stoves, far from the city noise, the cabin offers restful tranquility and relaxed pace of life with a minimum impact on its environment.

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Private Contemporary Residence in Johannesburg by Design Partnership

By • Apr 25, 2011

South African architectural studio Design Partnership has completed this contemporary two-level residence in Johannesburg.

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Monk’s Shadow Residence by Kendle Design Collaborative

By • Apr 25, 2011

Scottsdale-based architects firm Kendle Design Collaborative designed the Monk’s Shadow Residence in Paradise Valley, Arizona.

The project consists of approximately 7,400 square feet of livable area in two phases on approximately 1.25 acres situated on the north side of Camelback Mountain.

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The Wrap House in Aspen by Studio B

By • Apr 24, 2011

Aspen-based architectural firm Studio B Architects has sent us some photos of the Wrap project.

Situated in the East End of Aspen, Colorado, this small property is part of a historic lot split and was required to ‘respond’ to its immediate Swiss-Style neighbor in its massing, proportions and materials.

The house is three levels with a floating stair linking them and also serves as a light shaft to the lower level with its open detailing and light.

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Dancing Living House by Jnichi Sampei

By • Apr 24, 2011

Dancing living house by Junichi Sampei from A.L.X. is a three-story concrete home designed for a married couple in Yokohama, Japan.

The 1,224 square foot residence combines the needs of a home with those of a dancing studio.

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Potrero House by Cary Bernstein

By • Apr 23, 2011

Architect Cary Bernstein has completed the Potrero House project, a 3,700 square foot home located in San Francisco, California.

The existing cottage built in 1904 was totally remodeled, including a third floor addition, interior renovation and furnishing.

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DPR House Renovation by MCK Architects

By • Apr 23, 2011

Located in Sydney, Australia, here is a residence completely transformed and renovated by MCK Architects, the DPR House.

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House Made of Glass and Concrete in Sicily by Architrend Architecture

By • Apr 22, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Sicilian studio Architrend Architecture has completed the Villa T project, a stunning house made of glass and concrete.

Located in Ragusa in Sicily, Italy, this 3,330 square-foot single family residence sits on a rural lot and was completed in 2007.

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Paddington x2 House by MCK Architects

By • Apr 22, 2011

The Paddington x2 House project is a transformation of two terrace houses into one.

Designed by MCK Architects, the transformed home is located in Sydney, Australia and was completed in 2009.

The renovation budget was $2.0 million for a final floor area of 4,300 square feet.

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Casa G+S by Caprioglio Associati

By • Apr 21, 2011

Italian Studio Caprioglio Associati has completed the Casa G+S project.

This 5,380 square-foot single family residence is located in Monfumo, a small town in the Province of Treviso in the Italian region Veneto, about 50 km northwest of Venice.

The project started in 2006 and the three-story house was completed in 2010.

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The Hurtado Residence by Mark Tracy

By • Apr 21, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Award-winning interior designer Mark Tracy of Chemical Spaces has recently completed the Hurtado Residence.

This 10,000 square foot contemporary house in Las Vegas, Nevada, and was designed for “hip, young guests and partygoers.

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9 Elmstone House by Daniel Marshall Architects

By • Apr 20, 2011

Auckland-based practice Daniel Marshall Architects sent us photos of the 9 Elmstone House, a project recently completed.

Located in Remuera, a residential suburban area within Auckland city, New Zealand, this 4,300 square-foot contemporary residence was designed for a young family.

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The 700 Palms Residence by Ehrlich Architects

By • Apr 20, 2011

The 700 Palms Residence was designed by California-based Ehrlich Architects.

According to the architect, the objective for this eco-friendly home located in Venice, California was to design a high-performance residence that dissolves the barriers between indoors and outdoors and have the smallest carbon footprint in balance with lifestyle.

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Modern Concrete Beach Home in Israel by Pitsou Kedem Architect

By • Apr 20, 2011

Isreali architect Pitsou Kedem has deigned the Herzelia Pituah House 4 in collaboration with Turkish interiors and product designer Tanju Özelgin.

Located in Herzliya Pituah, a rich neighborhood on the western side of Herzliya, Israel, the 6,458 square-foot contemporary house was designed as a vacation home for a family living abroad.

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Contemporary Concrete House in Brisbane

By • Apr 19, 2011

Located in New Farm, an inner suburb of Brisbane, Australia, this superb concrete house was designed by local architect Architect Larry Weston.

The cleverly designed floor plan includes 3 bedrooms, study which could be easily used as a 4th bedroom, 2 bathrooms and multiple living and entertaining areas indoor and out.

“It’s quiet and private, with a mysterious yet modern charm making it perfect for the family.”

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