How They Live

How They Live

A Young Family Finds Room to Grow

Nestled among the tree-lined streets of Duke Forest is a tall and narrow blue house with unmistakably modern architecture. It’s at once subtle and striking,...

Family and Art are the Focus in This Cozy Forest Hills Abode

Leann and Gavin Jocius’ roomy Forest Hills home is both sprawling and intimate, seemingly an impossibility. It’s why they love it. “Despite having 4,500...

Family Adds Traditional Charm & Modern Touches in Hope Valley Home

They call it both their house of hope and a labor of love. When the Lambs bought a ’40s-era Hope Valley home, they planned...

Durham Couple Turns the Bassett House Into a Home

Click on any photo to view larger version of slideshow and see full caption information. Photography by Briana Brough. Like many North Durhamites, Mike Schram...

More Time at Home: 10 Stunning Photos That Didn’t Make Our April Issue

Who doesn’t love looking through beautiful residences? We’ve got more pictures from the April issue's “A Tale of Two Durhams” story: Check out a...

Why Durham is the Perfect Place to Plant Some Roots

For newcomers, how would you describe our current real estate market? 
Inventory right now is very tight. I think a lot of people are realizing...

Historic Downtown Building Gets New Life

"Do you know what this is going to be?" Waiting outside of the former Durham health services facility at 300 East Main Street, just...

Home Cooking

Katie Coleman watches as a student purees heirloom tomatoes to make a chilled soup before turning around to pop fresh bread in the oven....

Modern History

If homes mirror their residents, then Deborah Chay has found her perfect fit. "This whole notion of adaptive ruse and sustainability is a recurring motif for...

Designer Digs

With a portfolio that includes the funky chic-meets-swanky upstairs dining room of Mateo, it’s no surprise that interior designer Heather Garrett’s own living space is a...