How They Live

How They Live

Contemporary and Comfortable Oasis in Duke Forest

Sally and Mike Morgan decided to make a clean break from most of their old furniture when they moved from Ohio just two years...

A Tranquil Hideaway in South Durham

The Rostamis' home near Jordan High School in south Durham is shaded by pines along a winding suburban street. Walking through the front door...

Rockwood Home Offers Contemporary, Comfortable Spaces

Laura and Chad Quinn had all but given up on buying a home. A yearlong search for the right fit led the couple to...

Feeling Crafty in a Fully-Customized Colvard Farms Home

The Kohn home is sweeping and sunny, a vision of neutrals and space and architectural details. “The architect tried to tell me I was putting...

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...