• Pool: Park-Like Property in Alamo, Calif.

    This view of the pool offers a peek at one of the many outdoor balconies the home has to offer.   See the Image

  • Pool Area: Park-Like Property in Alamo, Calif.

    Vibrant green outdoor umbrellas provide shade to the multiple poolside lounge areas. The backyard features detailed landscaping, including colorful trees, shrubs and flowers.   See the Image

  • Poolside Seating: Park-Like Property in Alamo, Calif.

    Relax poolside in one of the many outdoor sitting areas. In addition to many well-positioned trees, outdoor umbrellas provide shade from the sun.   See the Image

  • Home Exterior: Park-Like Property in Alamo, Calif.

    Old World elegance and sophistication are the hallmarks of this 5,868-square foot residence. The home includes an 800-square-foot, fully conditioned cabana and a separate guesthouse with 997 square…   See the Image

  • Backyard: Georgian Elegance in Seattle

    The outdoor stone terrace leads to a stunning two-level lawn area. Like the front of the home, careful landscaping compliments the overall look of the outdoor spaces.    See the Image

  • Driveway: Georgian Elegance in Seattle

    The home offers a gated entry with a circular drive and carriage porch. Beautifully manicured landscaping – including trees and flowers – trims the driveway.   See the Image

  • Mediterranean Curb Appeal 101: Warm Colors

    While you once found Mediterranean architecture only in the sun-drenched states claimed by conquistadores long ago, the style has become so popular that you can now find it coast to coast.…   Read the Blog

  • Mediterranean Curb Appeal 101: Warm Colors

    Browse photos of Mediterranean-style homes with impeccable curb appeal, plus get expert tips for sprucing up your own Mediterranean home’s landscaping and exterior.   See the Gallery

  • Mediterranean Curb Appeal 101: Fountains

    “If you don't have a view of water, you might want to include some sort of fountain or pond 
to embrace this element that is so important in Mediterranean style,” suggest the Phantom Screen…   See the Image

  • Mediterranean Curb Appeal: "Phantom" Screens

    You can increase your living space by adding screens to your porch or courtyard, like these from Phantom Screens, that are practically invisible. They recess into arches and columns and are only…   See the Image