David Hertz Designs Collaborates with LivingHomes

David Hertz Designs Collaborates with LivingHomes

One of Inhabitat Local’s favorite architects, David Hertz, has been working in partnership with LivingHomes to deliver his DH1 line. The sleek two-story design features mechanical…

Read More >

XTEN's Bel Air Residence Mimics the Hillside Its Perched On

XTEN's Bel Air Residence Mimics the Hillside Its Perched On

Built on a four acre hillside, the house is located at the top of a 150 vertical drop. The lower portion of the property is lush and wooded due to the ravines and creeks on the East and…

Read More >

Three Rivers Prefab itHouse is a Modern and Efficient Upgrade to Camping

Three Rivers Prefab itHouse is a Modern and Efficient Upgrade to Camping

The Three Rivers itHouse is the basic model home for Taalman Koch's prefabricated system. With 2 bedrooms and a series interconnected patios and interior living spaces, this transparent…

Read More >

Water and Life Museums Celebrates The Importance Of Water In Southern California

Water and Life Museums Celebrates The Importance Of Water In Southern California

Located, right below the 2.5 mile long East Dam, the project seeks to educate visitors on the lake, geography, geology, history and natural resources of the area. Split into two…

Read More >

Dramatic Views of LA Seen from the Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook

Dramatic Views of LA Seen from the Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook

Due to the building’s budget constraints, the California State Parks made no effort to pursue LEED certification, however the implementation of sustainable concepts were incorporated…

Read More >

Make Your Next Home Eco + Vine at the W Hollywood Residences

Make Your Next Home Eco + Vine at the W Hollywood Residences

Tinsel town is going green, and some lucky individual has an open opportunity to call the greenest pad at the new W Residences their own. Certified LEED Gold, the W Hotel and…

Read More >

Marmol Radzinger's Hollywood Hybrid Home, Not Your Typical PreFab House

Marmol Radzinger's Hollywood Hybrid Home, Not Your Typical PreFab House

Marmol Radzinger incorporates natural light and insulating glass into all of its designs to ensure that their sensible but warm homes have a low carbon foot print. They use only…

Read More >

John Lautner Turns 100

John Lautner Turns 100

John Lautner’s architecture has become an iconic backdrop to the mid-century architecture movement in the City of Los Angeles. His homes have played starring roles in movies such as…

Read More >

Hollywood Rolls Out the Green Carpet for the W Hollywood Hotel and Residences

Hollywood Rolls Out the Green Carpet for the W Hollywood Hotel and Residences

Hollywood became sustainably glamorous following the opening of the LEED Silver W Hollywood Hotel and Residences. The new hotel offers guests and LA dwellers alike the opportunity to…

Read More >

California’s First LEED Certified Children’s Hospital

California’s First LEED Certified Children’s Hospital

Rady Children’s Hospital’s new Acute Care Pavilion is California’s first children’s hospital in California to achieve LEED certification by combining sustainability and…

Read More >