Bright Ideas: Playing Under The Stairs

Over the years I’ve seen a number of smart ideas for utilizing unused space under open staircases. Google those very words and you’ll unearth numerous examples of clever designs to incorporate some functionality into an otherwise awkward nook. So while wandering around a no-stone-unturned bungalow remodel in Concordia, which unsurprisingly is already pending, I spotted…

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2839 NE Fremont

I won’t lie. I’ve had a mild disdain for Dutch Colonial Revivals ever since I got into real estate. For starters, living in a house that is based on the architectural identity of a barn doesn’t make me want to rush out and fill one with my belongings. The main reason though is I’m baffled…

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5641 SW Menefee

Back in 2007, when this 1959 custom-built barrel-vaulted home came on the market in the hills of Terwilliger Heights, I walked around the property hoping that whoever bought the property would give it the attention it so badly needed. It felt drab and depressing, despite it’s potential seemingly so easily within grasp. Thankfully the current…

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