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Woodland Gem

The Sea Ranch is a planned, unincorporated community and census-designated area located in Sonoma County, California near San Francisco.

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California Dream

SAOTA’s first completed project in Los Angeles, Stradella is a remodel of an existing 1970’s house on a beautiful promontory in Bel Air.

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Art of Compact

Located below the elevation of Strand Street, De Waterkant is a unique address within the City Bowl.

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Syros Summerhouse

The design process begins with a thorough conceptual approach and the correlation and interaction between the distinct units of the project.

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Flexform – Caldas da Rainha, Portugal

The pure lines and modern architecture of this villa, set among the wind-blown hills of Portugal, blend seamlessly with the surrounding countryside. The spacious, light-filled living room opens onto the swimming pool and was furnished with a composition of the Magnum...

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Fine Balance

This youthful yet sophisticated contemporary family dwelling is set in a north-facing cove on Sydney’s vast natural harbour. The site borders a recreational park and a public pier that juts out into the bay; this element forms one axis for the site, whilst a pristine beach directly in front of the site, forms another.

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Celebration of Layers

This Fresnaye property of 600 square metres held a close connection to architect Ben Kotlowitz who had previously completed a major renovation on the existing double-storey house some 12 years previously. A prerequisite was to maximise the views out to the ocean and to Lion’s Head at the rear.

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History Rewritten

‘This was the first section of Zimbali to be developed and sold. The design code for the estate was influenced by the tropical architecture of the Far East because of the similarity in climate and to a certain extent the building materials.

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Axis of Symmetry

Jaime Beriestain’s concept from the outset was to create a grand apartment in the Parisien ‘Axis of Symmetry’ Haussmann style

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Casa TEC 205

Casa TEC 205 is located very close to the Chipinque ecological park, an urban landscape dominated by the Sierra Madre, the omnipresent backdrop to the city of Monterrey.

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Romney Park Apartments

Romney Park Luxury Apartments, situated on the ever-popular Atlantic Seaboard, are expected to be sold out by the end of the year. That’s the word from co-owner in charge of sales Susan Versfeld, who notes that the growing number of enquiries she’s getting, both...

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Caisa Villa

Nestled into the indigenous coastal forest of KwaZulu-Natal’s South Coast is this 2017/’18 project by Metropole Architects.

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