• 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

  • Mediterranean Curb Appeal 101: Colorful, Drought Resistant Plants

    Andrew Epstein of Greenscape Landscape and Design suggests using colorful pots and drought-resistant plants to keep with the Mediterranean theme while being respectful of the environment.   See the Image

  • Mediterranean Curb Appeal 101: Colorful Plants

    "Many Mediterranean-style homes in the United States are often found in warmer climates. That means that trees and shrubs around your Mediterranean-style home are likely to grow much more…   See the Image

  • Mediterranean Curb Appeal 101: Lighter, Brighter Look

    Here's another example of the contemporary edge with a fresh vibe and lighter, brighter look that most buyers want, even on the most classic Mediterranean homes, according to top Los…   See the Image