• Hottest Architects: Lake-Flato, Lakeside Retreat Kitchen

    Lake-Flato counts communication and collaboration as two of the keys to their success and stunning results.    See the Image

  • Hottest Architects: Lake-Flato, Lakeside Retreat Rear

    The San Antonio firm of Lake-Flato made use of a smaller piece of property with fantastic results. Aided by its slope, the house’s one-story profile from the street conceals a transparent two-story…   See the Image

  • Hottest Architects: Lake-Flato, Lakeside Retreat Kid's Room

    The smart use of space is one of our favorite parts of the Texas lake house.    See the Image

  • Rear Exterior: Waterfront Cottage in South Salem, N.Y.

    Located on Lake Oscaleta, this 910-square-foot home boasts multiple entrances, which all lead straight to the waterfront. A private deck and pier allow you to dock right in front of the house.   See the Image

  • Front Exterior: Waterfront Cottage in South Salem, N.Y.

    This one-of-a-kind offering on Lake Oscaleta affords breathtaking water views from every indoor and outdoor area.   See the Image

  • Dock: Waterfront Cottage in South Salem, N.Y.

    You can enjoy nature swimming, boating and fishing on Lake Oscaleta just steps from the back door.   See the Image

  • Deck: Waterfront Cottage in South Salem, N.Y.

    Lounge outside sunrise until sunset on the deck of this three-season waterfront cottage.   See the Image

  • View: Elegant Lakefront Estate in Mercer Island, Wash.

    This beautiful 0.42-acre lot occupies a front-row seat on Lake Washington with mesmerizing Mt. Rainier vistas.   See the Image

  • Dock: Elegant Lakefront Estate in Mercer Island, Wash.

    The backyard with private dock encourages lazy days on the water. Manicured green spaces front the 60-foot-long lakeside property.   See the Image

  • Beach Cabana: Lakefront Contemporary in Zephyr Cove, Nev.

    Designed by San Francisco Bay Area architects Hulett Jones and Paul Haydu, this waterfront home exemplifies modern indoor and outdoor living. Cedar siding and dry-stack Colorado Ledgestone…   See the Image