Posts by Philip Ferrato

On an incredible site in Tiburon, this previously-uninteresting house got a crisp rehab that doesn't interfere with the view. Open on Sunday, October 20 from 2:00PM to 4:00PM

Architects who usually can't afford to live as well as their clients do have the freedom to use their own houses as laboratories. In c.1993 Los Angeles, architect Taylor Van Horne did exactly that, and much of it still looks fresh. Open on Sunday, October 13 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm.

Very rarely will you encounter a house that's both well-maintained and rigorously designed by its owners. Admittedly not for everyone, this perfect example of the '80s most current design ideas– and our design history– is on the market and open Sunday, October 6 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Crisply renovated, it comes with an unusually long back yard. Open Sunday, October 6 from 2:00PM to 4:00PM

Culebra Terrace is a little-known private lane in Russian Hill at the foot of the Chestnut Steps, and this little house is much larger than it looks.

A previously ordinary stucco ranch house got an impeccable overhaul by Simo Design– one that hits all the right notes and doesn't detract from amazing views of Los Angeles. Open this weekend.

On a prime Nob Hill corner, this former luxury rental building is being transformed into a luxury TIC, and a freshly-renovated duplex penthouse is open this Sunday, September 22 from 2:00PM to 4:00PM.

Impeccably restored in the '80s by film producer Joel Silver with Eric Wright, the architect's grandson, incorporating elements that had been planned but never built.

Originally designed by architect Steven Ehrlich, this austere Venice condo townhouse got a sympathetic overhaul by interior designer Jae Omar. New to the market and open tomorrow, Tuesday from 11:00AM to 2:00PM

Restored by the current owners, this elegantly low-slung stucco box from 1964 is on the market and open Sunday, September 22 from 2:00PM to 5:00PM.