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Older homes are an endangered species on red-hot real estate like Lake Minnetonka.
Native plant sale It’s never too late to fill those empty spaces left in your yard or garden. Natural Shore Technologies is offering a
The family's unusual living situation means the grandparents can spend time with their grandson on the spur of the moment.
Urban estate in Lowry Hill has been an art world party spot that once hosted Andy Warhol.
An Edina couple are poised to make their HGTV debut with a home-makeover show — featuring local faces, a North Loop hot spot and, of course, snow.
Nominate your favorite in our annual contest to find Minnesota's best home gardens.
Massive English-style mansion is "over-the-top grand."
At age 52, Barbara Hensley left her well-paying career and began working full-time to bring her idea to reality.
Riverfront house in Coon Rapids comes with five garage stalls, a car lift and workshop.
An island and dining table in one create the ultimate gathering spot.
Network will air pilot next month featuring the Twin Cities home-renovating duo.
The royal hue is taking root in the garden this growing season.
Artwork for a getaway home should tell your personal story.
Sailing enthusiast's getaway home boasts nautical details, plus authentic Norwegian sauna and 400 feet of shoreline.
The 1898 home will be featured on a Park Avenue tour in June.
Two walking tours will explore the architecture and people of Minneapolis' Park Avenue.
Author and architect's riverside retreat includes 3 seasonal cabins, a huge shed and a tram.
Some upper-bracket homes take summer living and entertaining to a grand level.
Former kids' hangout space in Sunfish Lake is transformed into a sophisticated tasting room.
Firm's playful modern pieces win national award for best product design.
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum shows its staying power in national contest, after winning last year.
It was a "Dream Home" on the fall 2014 Parade of Homes. Now it's on the market.
"It's a perfect-sized house now," Marlo Eilefson said. "It still feels like an old house, with little cozy nooks. I'm glad we didn't move."
A landscape architect creates the ultimate outdoor entertaining spot at his Minneapolis home.
In the coming months, you'll get an inside look at the next 12 Home of the Month projects.
Historic estate on Lake Minnetonka is likely to be leveled.
The winter storm barreling toward the Twin Cities has put the brakes on a shopping event dubbed the “World’s Largest Textile Garage Sale.” Volunteers have…
Room vignettes at annual show demonstrate how to incorporate handcrafted pieces at home.
Take a glimpse inside the Salon Rouge owner's house of curiosities.
Modest-sized midcentury home in Golden Valley lives large after a transformative makeover.
Spring flower show moves to Galleria.
Downtown's only single-family home has been described as "Tim Burton meets Lord of the Rings."
Gardening isn’t Dan Allenspach’s big passion. He just tends a living backdrop for his sculptures. “I was not at all a gardener,” he says of…
Dr. Sam Carlson was a big shot in his field — health care — who didn't feel the need to act like one."He's known nationally…
Architects share expert design ideas and strategies — and offer private one-on-one consultations — at Home of the Month event.
Home in Mayer is two houses in one, plus a super-size shed.
Former fishing camp on Big Spider Lake is now operated as bed and breakfast.
House overlooking Lake Superior and the Duluth Harbor was designed by David Salmela — who lives next door.
Beach-inspired bedroom warms up winter at the cabin.
What's it really like to shed your big suburban home and move downtown? Empty nesters tell all — the good, the bad and the surprising.
After years of white-out, color is starting to return to the kitchen for the upcoming Parade of Homes.
Super-size home comes with an indoor pool, a sport court — and a Corvette.
While the original home had many beautiful, timeless features, a lot has changed since it was built in the late 1920s.
The house has all the bells and whistles today's buyers seek — and a prime location.
Less is more in a modern Scandinavian-style home in St. Paul.
Architect bucked the popular trend when redesigning his own Minneapolis kitchen.
Inspired by living overseas, a couple created a European-style paradise in Waconia.
A gardener shares her tips for gardening European-style.
A Mediterranean mansion set the record — twice — for highest-priced house sold in Minneapolis.
An executive turned professional organizer — certified by tidiness guru Marie Kondo — shows how the whole family can maintain order on the home front.
When Carol Connolly, St. Paul's first poet laureate, recently downsized from a large apartment to a much smaller one, there was no room for all…
A 2-year-old boy has died of injuries he received in a four-vehicle crash Saturday in Moorhead, according to the Moorhead Police Department.
When the city of Minneapolis amended its zoning code to allow accessory dwelling units, Eric Tollefson saw an opportunity.
Mother Nature is putting a different spin on this curious Minnesota winter.
The team behind the annual event at the downtown Macy's is taking the idea to suburbia.
A stately historic home near the Mississippi River inspires a makeover — and a ministry.
More interested in experiences than "stuff," the generation is opting out of opulence.
Property is being offered "turnkey," including wine in the cellar, "treasures" in the attic and everything needed to pamper guests.
Contemporary-style home overlooks Cedar Lake in Minneapolis.
Enthusiastic hostess' whimsical decor combines heirlooms with designer style.
An apartment for families of seriously ill children gets a fresh modern update.
Minnesotans love a cozy glow, and these styles and tech options are hot right now.
Architect Dale Mulfinger unpacks the allure and lore of the getaway home.
The home has panoramic views of the Mississippi River and Minneapolis skyline.
How to turn an outdated kitchen into something stylish and spectacular.
Holiday home tours showcase seasonal trends — from homespun to booze-infused.
Former Best Buy exec's home was designed for entertaining with guest suite, pool and media room with bar.
She went from having a bare amount of furniture to a sleek midcentury modern-inspired dining set.
Quirky collectibles create a Halloween vibe all year long in some Twin Cities homes.
The royal roost includes a turret, courtyard, seven garage bays and a chapel-turned-movie theater.
This year's designer showcase home event goes big — a mansion on Lake Minnetonka with something for everyone — even a room for the family dog.
From $2.25 million to $11.9 million, these are some of the priciest luxurious lake shore homes in the metro.
Remodeled '90s kitchen has fresh style, better functionality — and a view of the backyard pond.
On her popular website “Cat’s House of Fun” (catay.com), Catherine Oakeson referred to herself as “the fat chick.” It wasn’t a putdown, but a statement…
Grand Old World home has seven fireplaces, four kitchens — and its own 3-hole golf course.
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