Home Decor

Q&A: Emily Henderson and The New Design Rules

The Oregon-born blogger and author makes grout treatments and selecting carpet samples relatable in her new how-to book on design and décor.

08/09/2022 By Shannon Daehnke

Real Estate

Property Watch: A Mid-Century Modern Retreat in Highland Crest

Large windows and sliding glass doors open up this Southwest Burton Road home, built in 1962.

08/08/2022 By Melissa Dalton

Heat Wave

Are Oregonians Learning to Love Air Conditioning?

As temperatures rise , new data from the federal government suggests that the answer is yes.

07/27/2022 By Julia Silverman

Real Estate

Property Watch: A Light and Bright House Made of Modular Triangles in Eliot

Of course this modern home in inner Northeast Portland by Irving Park has been featured in Dwell.

07/25/2022 By Melissa Dalton

Real Estate

Property Watch: An Unfussy, Modernized Tudor in Ladd’s Addition

Originally built in 1925, this Portland home has been gloriously updated, but still with so many charming nooks and crannies.

07/18/2022 By Melissa Dalton

Pet Spaces

Catios to Aviaries, Portlanders Are Creating Gorgeous Homes for Their Nonhuman Friends

Pet spaces are the new nurseries, and are getting some high-end design from animal lovers in Portland.

06/22/2022 By Fiona McCann

Real Estate

Property Watch: A Quiet Stunner at the Top of the Hillsdale Neighborhood

Evergreen views, a private courtyard, pocket doors, and minimalist details in a West Hills home near Council Crest, designed by Portland’s Fieldwork.

04/25/2022 By Melissa Dalton

Real Estate

Property Watch: A Council Crest Mid-Century with Lots of Modern Style

Come for the mid-century character of this Portland home, stay for the outdoor spaces, amazing home office, and well, everything really.

04/11/2022 By Melissa Dalton


What If Your House’s Design Theme Were the Tim Burton Film Beetlejuice?

In West Hills, a creative couple’s collaborative renovation of a boxy ’90s home mixes merry and macabre, matching the aesthetic of the 1988 Tim Burton film.

03/30/2022 By Margaret Seiler

Real Estate

Property Watch: On Tabor, an Arts and Crafts Home by Architect Ellis F. Lawrence

The 6,253 sq. ft. house was designed and built in 1912 by Ellis F. Lawrence, who created the School of Architecture and Allied Arts at the University of Oregon.

03/21/2022 By Melissa Dalton

Real Estate

Property Watch: A 1908 Buckman Cottage with Artistic Flourish

This Buckman charmer has small square footage, but plenty of studio space with an array of artistic touches that make it both cozy and one-of-a-kind.

03/07/2022 By Melissa Dalton

Real Estate

Property Watch: A Designer’s Remodeled English Cottage in Alameda-Beaumont

Custom paint, plenty of built-ins, and hand-painted Moroccan tile are just a few features of this stylish Portland home with views of the Southwest hills.

02/28/2022 By Melissa Dalton

Sponsored Content

Dream Big with the Latest Custom Home Amenities

Modern-day dwellings meet buyers’ lifestyles and market trends in beautiful fashion with Oregon-based Renaissance Homes.

02/28/2022 By Laura Furr Mericas

Real Estate

Property Watch: Modern Log-Cabin Style outside Salem

This cabin comes with porch swing, plenty of natural wood accents, and easy access to Willamette Valley wineries.

01/31/2022 By Melissa Dalton

Real Estate

Property Watch: A Modern Abode in the Markham Neighborhood

Black walnut millwork, a Japanese siding treatment, and every room, except the bathrooms, connects to the outside in this Southwest Portland home.

01/18/2022 By Melissa Dalton

Real Estate

Price Point: $800,000 Homes in Portland, Hillsboro, and Camas

A modern spectacle in Portland, a cozy home in Hillsboro with a downstairs apartment, and a contemporary getaway with all the toys in Camas

01/05/2022 With Cami Hughes

Real Estate

Property Watch: A Sellwood Charmer with a Detached Art Studio

A generous front porch, a possible ADU, and a Tesla charger adorn this century-plus-old house in Southeast Portland

01/04/2022 With Melissa Dalton

Real Estate

Price Point: $400,000 Homes in Portland, Hillsboro, and Gresham

A cozy bungalow in Portland, a Hillsboro townhome with a fenced-in backyard, and a Gresham house with a sunroom and backyard fire pit

12/29/2021 By Cami Hughes

Real Estate

Property Watch: An Immaculate Georgian Colonial on Vista Avenue

Historical architecture enthusiasts, this grand Portland house is for you.

12/28/2021 By Melissa Dalton

Real Estate

Price Point: $1,000,000 Homes in Portland, Vancouver, and Sandy

A downtown townhome in Portland, a house that's ready for parties in Vancouver, and a rural getaway in Sandy.

12/22/2021 By Cami Hughes