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Honkarakenne Designs a Modern Eco-Home for Three Generations in Vantaa, Finland

By • Jan 31, 2017

House Savukvartsi by Honkarakenne (1)

Are your architectural and home decor tastes best described as a unique blend of streamlined contemporary and comfortable wooden chic? This might not be a concept that you hear about often but it’s one that makes for a beautifully calming and casual home, just like you’ll see inside the House Savukvartsi in Vantaa, Finland!


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Alt Architects Build a Home into the Landscape of Muhos, Finland

By • Jan 6, 2017

Residence in Muhos by alt Architects (3)

Have you always dreamed about spending a beautiful weekend in the wilderness, enjoying all the natural wonders that a gorgeously calming forest has to offer? Well, you’re certainly not alone in that desire. In fact, some people want to experience that type of relaxation so much that they actually choose to build their homes in wooded areas in order to create that kind of lifestyle for themselves full time.


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Marco Casagrande Designs a Luminous Home in Jyväskylä, Finland

By • Jan 4, 2017

Villa Muurame by Marco Casagrande (1)

Villa Muurame is a private home located in Jyväskylä, Finland.

Completed in 2014, it was designed by Marco Casagrande. More…

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An Exclusive Villa Goes Up for Sale in Lapland, Finland

By • Dec 2, 2016

Exclusive Villa in Finland (4)

An exclusive villa surrounded by forest and guaranteeing privacy goes up for sale in Lapland, Finland.

This 686 m2 (7,384 ft2) home includes more than 5 bedrooms.

Currently for sale, it is priced at $4.4 million.

Buy it now!


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Scandinavian Design: Apartment in Helsinki

By • Jan 9, 2015

Apartment in Helsinki (1)

This bright apartment is located in Helsinki, Finland.

The interior’s predominant color is white, giving it a sense of space and serenity.


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House M-M by Tuomas Siitonen Office

By • Jun 8, 2014

House M-M by Tuomas Siitonen Office (8)

House M-M is an elegant home located in Helsinki, Finland.

It was designed by Tuomas Siitonen Office in 2013.


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Summer Villa III by Haroma & Partners

By • Apr 13, 2014

Summer Villa III by Haroma & Partners (1)

Finnish studio Haroma & Partners designed the Summer Villa III project.

This modern vacation home is located in Merimasku, a former municipality of Finland.


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Apartment Bulevardi 1 by Saukkonen + Partners

By • Mar 18, 2014

Apartment Bulevardi 1 by Saukkonen + Partners (6)

Architectural studio Saukkonen + Partners transformed the interior of this 2,368 square foot (220 ​​square meters) apartment.

Located in Helsinki, Finland, Apartment Bulevardi 1 was once home to a bank and an insurance company.


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Apelle by Marco Casagrande

By • Nov 23, 2013

In 2013, Marco Casagrande created this contemporary home for a family located in Karjaa, Finland.

It has been laid out as a long, continuous space that serves multiple purposes.


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House in Espoo by Olavi Koponen

By • Apr 6, 2013

House in Espoo is a home located in Espoo, Finland and was designed by Olavi Koponen.

The spiral shape of the structure pervades the entire building, dominating every room in the house.


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Villa Valtanen by Arkkitehtitoimisto Louekari

By • Mar 9, 2013

This award-winning cabin is a 2012 project by Arkkitehtitoimisto Louekari that can be found in Rovanniemi, Lapland, Finland.

It is a wooden structure perched on an outcrop overlooking the forest that consists of a living space, sauna, and woodshed.


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Contemporary Penthouse Renovation by Maurizio Giovannoni

By • Aug 23, 2012

Rome-based architect Maurizio Giovannoni has designed this contemporary penthouse renovation.

Completed in 2012, this 700 square foot penthouse apartment is located in Turku, Finland. The renovation involved the removal of walls to allow natural light to flow freely through the space.


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Villa Mecklin by Huttunen–Lipasti–Pakkanen Architects

By • Aug 2, 2012

Helsinki-based studio Huttunen–Lipasti–Pakkanen Architects has designed the Villa Mecklin.

This 753 square foot contemporary vacation home is located in Velkua, Naantali, Finland.


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Villa Snow White by Helin & Co Architects

By • Oct 20, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Helsinki-based studio Helin & Co Architects has recently completed the Villa Snow White project.

This two-story contemporary coastal residence overlooks an archipelago in Espoo, the second largest city in Finland.


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Villa Q in Finland by Avanto Architects

By • May 21, 2011

Helsinki-based studio Avanto Architects has designed the Villa Q project.

The 3,230 square foot house is located in Veräjämäki, a central neighborhood of Helsinki, Finland and was completed in 2008.


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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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