New trends in private architecture
From North American to Japan, and from London to Sydney, the diverse range of locations, architectural styles, scales and budgets brought together here represents the very best in domestic architecture of the past few years.
Tailor your home to your unique lifestyle with a contemporary style floor plan. Contemporary or modern house plans promote flexible living space and an abundance of natural light.
Modern residential architecture draws on a wide variety of influences, from the Prairie-style designs of Frank Lloyd Wright, to the mid-century modern homes characteristic of the International movement, to the A-frame and geometric house plans of recent decades.
The unifying factors are a disregard for historical precedent and a general sense of minimalism. Many modern home designs also take advantage of advances in building technology and materials to create unique and innovative designs. Glass, concrete, vinyl and wood – often with an industrial look to them – emphasize the concept of progressive architecture