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Homes by Architects Tour Information Session

Wednesday, August 21 12:00 pm
Information session for 2019 Homes by Architects Tour participating firms and sponsors.Questions? Contact Angie McKinley.
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12th Annual Homes by Architects Tour

September 21 - 22
This annual self-guided tour showcases the highest-quality new and remodeled homes in the Twin Cities metropolitan area designed by AIA…
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Designing for a Future Lifestyle

Considering future physical needs is central to designing homes that allow the homeowners to “age in place.” Many of the…

Making Space for Art

While all of the homes on the 2019 Homes by Architects Tour are pieces of art in and of themselves,…

A New Kind of Home: The ADU

Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) are growing in popularity throughout the Twin Cities region and beyond. These small homes share lot…

History Modernized

Remodeling a historic home takes finesse. A good architect honors the home’s historic legacy while meeting the modern homeowner’s needs.…

Outdoor Living

Enhancing outdoor living is one of the hottest trends in Minnesota residential architecture right now, for good reason. Outdoor spaces…

The 12th Annual Homes by Architects Tour is Coming Soon!

Join us for the twelfth annual Homes by Architects Tour and visit thirteen homes spanning the greater Twin Cities metro…

What To Know Before You Go

It’s time to plan your route for the 2017 Homes by Architects tour. Get ready to enjoy some great architecture…

The Conversation About Affordable Housing

At the Homes by Architects Tour, we like to de-bunk some myths and stereotypes about architects that may be in…

Blending Old and New in Home Design: See it Done Right at This Year’s Tour

Blending the old and the new can create truly unique home designs. The special expertise of architects helps homeowners bring…

Alternatives to the McMansion: Designing a Home for Your Neighborhood

Many homeowners want to make their mark on their individual space without making too distinctive a mark on their surrounding…