Posts by Philip Ferrato

The Sea Ranch– the iconic '60s planned oceanfront community north of San Francisco– has ten open houses this weekend. Here are three standouts worth visiting on Saturday, December 28 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm.

The gleaming new condo project Linea— on a site previously occupied by a gas station– is almost finished and expected to be ready for occupancy at the beginning of March.

We answer the eternal question "So, Honey, where is Christmas next year?" Here are five kitchens we'd love to entertain in for the holidays– and all year round.

Open this weekend– renovations you can actually imagine living in by the design/build firms HabHouse and Modern Build– in a neighborhood that's becoming Ground Zero for stylish and affordable rehabs.

A hillside house built in 1967 gets overhauled without losing its simple, Mid-Century vibe. Open on Saturday and Sunday, December 21 & 22 from 10:00am to 12:30pm.

With a kitchen as crisp and classic as the fried chicken at Tyler Florence's Wayfare Tavern, the celebrity chef's home came on the market this week, asking $1.995M.

A thoughtfully designed Mid-Century classic has been renovated to within an inch of its life. Or resurrected, depending on your POV. Open on Sunday, December 15 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm.

Venice has long had a reputation for interesting Modernist architecture and design. Worth a visit, here are three houses open this Sunday, December 7.

A gracious c.1908 Arts & Crafts house with great views and outdoor spaces, plus a heated swimming pool. Open on Sunday, December 8 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm.

With a seriously thick shell on the outside, solar panels on the roof, and impressive mechanicals inside, San Francisco's first Passive House sold before it was finished.