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Dazzling Design with room to Grow Dazzling Design with room to Grow

West University home offers this family the best of all worlds
When Steve and Laura Jones met in the late ’90s, she was fresh out of law school at the University of Texas, he was a …

A Lovely Lifestyle A Lovely Lifestyle

Paul and Genelle Robishaw fondly recall the many years spent in their Briargrove Park home in Houston. Lots of love and memories went into that house, purchased in 1973. They raised their children there and …

ACADIAN – Style in a Suburban Dream home ACADIAN – Style in a Suburban Dream home

Like many young couples with growing families, Kirk and Christina Tholen realized that their garden home in Rice Military was simply not going to be big enough. Kirk shares, “With our son, Connor, a toddler, …

New England Meets European Elegance New England Meets European Elegance

Couple blends culture, style and family
She’s a familiar face and a local treasure who appears on the television in our living rooms for the evening news. Now the tables are turned on KPRC news anchor …

The Twelve Days of Christmas The Twelve Days of Christmas

Don’t Miss This Year’s Tour!
December 7-8
Benefitting Child Advocates of Fort Bend
Featuring Homes in:
Sienna Plantation • Lake Pointe
Sugar Land • Lakes of Williams Ranch

Hours: Friday-Saturday: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Special Candlelight Tour Friday: 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Tickets Available:
Online at cafb.org, at all Fort Bend county
Kroger and Randalls stores.
Tickets are $20 presale; $25 starting Nov. 26

Comfortably Contemporary Comfortably Contemporary

Annemarie Stiehl knows what she likes and she wasn’t about to settle when it came to finding a new home for her and her two young children, Isabella and Sebastian.
“I looked at probably 40 or …

A Perfect Fit – A family finds a new home in this Southern Traditional charmer A Perfect Fit – A family finds a new home in this Southern Traditional charmer

Sometimes things are just meant to be. Jennifer Malone and husband Bob had casually discussed moving. “Just a thought… for a bigger yard mainly,” says Jennifer, who was happy in the home they had recently …

A Sensational Equation A Sensational Equation

When award-winning construction meets stunning style and classic design
In the Houston Heights, neighborhood charm is paramount when folks list reasons why they love living in this part of town. As reported in National Geographic …

Garden Oaks – A search for a driveway turned into a find of a home Garden Oaks – A search for a driveway turned into a find of a home

The Garden Oaks neighborhood of Houston is appropriately named for its garden-like surroundings of wooded forest preserves, lushly landscaped homes, curvy streets, towering pines and fragrant magnolia trees. The lack of curbs, gutters and sidewalks …

Home Sweet Home Home Sweet Home

Relocating can be a challenge, especially when moving with children. So Jill and Matt Frazier decided to tackle the most important thing when moving from Alden Bridge to their new home.

An Architectural Gem An Architectural Gem

When Cary and Veronica Benson decided to move from North Carolina, they set their sights on The Woodlands. Relatives lived within close proximity to the community. Cary, former part-owner of American Leather furniture company,

Designing Duo – Husband and wife design team create the space of their dreams—their home Designing Duo – Husband and wife design team create the space of their dreams—their home

Craig Smith and his wife, Amy, weren’t looking to purchase a new home. But there it was, a two-story  reminiscent of the grand homes you’d find in the New Orleans Garden District. What’s more, it …

A River Oaks French Country Christmas A River Oaks French Country Christmas

Biennially at Christmas time, Houstonians are allowed a rare treat: an intimate glimpse into some of the city’s most desirable neighborhoods and most luxurious homes showcasing the best in interior, floral and holiday-inspired design ideas …

An Arts and Crafts Dream Come True An Arts and Crafts Dream Come True

Classic design inspired this Heights habitat
Text by Cheryl Alexander  |  Photography by Felix Sanchez
When Jim and Cynthia Winton decided to build their dream home, they were enjoying life in the city from a garden home …

Cozy, Cool, Contemporary Cozy, Cool, Contemporary

A homeowner’s vision brought to life in the Heights
When Nelson Valena first visited the site where his contemporary Heights home is now situated, a simple 1,000 square foot bungalow sat nondescript on the lot. On …

Shearer Delight, Even the family dog has cute overnight quarters in this thoughtfully detailed home. Shearer Delight, Even the family dog has cute overnight quarters in this thoughtfully detailed home.

Text by Cathy Gordon |  Pictures by Bookwalter Photography  |  Builder: Rohe & Wright
Some families look back and regret leaving out certain details while building their home. But in the case of Rob and Kelly …