Homebuilding

  • Luxury Prefab Home: Modern Exterior

    Prefab homes ain't what they used to be; this Santa Monica home is a true luxury villa. Watch a two-story model go up quickly in the Hollywood Hills.   See the Gallery

  • Luxury Prefab Home: Cost Effective

    The cost for a residence from LivingHomes runs from about $185 to $325 per square foot, but you need to add the expense of the lot itself, design costs (10-15% of the budget), permit fees,…   See the Image

  • Luxury Prefab Home: Like Magic

    It's hard to believe that this module will become part of a 2,300-square-foot, four-bedroom, 2.5-bath, two-story green home – in about four hours!   See the Image

  • Luxury Prefab Home: Construction Is an Uplifting Experience

    The first of six modules, trucked in from Oregon, is about to be installed on this 13,650-square-foot lot near Lake Hollywood, in the Hollywood Hills.   See the Image

  • Luxury Prefab Home: Media/Game Room

    In a home measuring 4,710 square feet, there's plenty of room for an expansive media/game room with full surround sound. This level is mostly subterranean.    See the Image

  • Luxury Prefab Home: Landing

    A floating staircase with hardwood and glass finishes leads to an expansive master suite on the second floor. Note the spectacular canyon and ocean views.   See the Image

  • Luxury Prefab Home: Kitchen

    The dining room flows into an Arclinea commercial-grade chef’s kitchen with Crocodile Caesarstone countertops and Miele and Wolf appliances.   See the Image

  • Luxury Prefab Home: Great Room

    The great room features towering walls of glass surrounding an open living area. The dining space is defined by a Corten steel fireplace with a marble hearth.   See the Image

  • Luxury Prefab Home: Modern Exterior

    You would never guess American Modernist home on a coveted lot in Santa Monica was built of prefab modules.   See the Image

  • Luxury Prefab Home: Bird's Eye View

    From above, you can see that this home fits right in with the others in this posh neighborhood north of Montana in Santa Monica. But it probably took about a quarter of the time to construct.   See the Image