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  • Architects' Choice: Nicole Migeon Architect

    Nicole Migeon selects her favorite residential products and shares her wish list.

  • Sands Point Residence, Sands Point, N.Y.

    Ohlhausen DuBois Architects transforms a 1950s ranch house.

  • Exterior Restoration and Reconstruction, New York

    A meticulous restoration of a Beaux-Arts jewel.

  • Sagaponack, Sagaponack, N.Y.

    Simplicity and clarity rule the day at a waterfront home by Bates Masi Architects.

  • Manhattan Micro Loft, New York

    Specht Harpman's thoughtful design lets a 320-square-foot loft live large.

  • Bedford Residence, Bedford Corners, N.Y.

    “Architects often think of buildings as an independent sculptural object that sits in landscape,” says Joel Sanders, AIA. “Our intention was to have the house recede, and what would catch your eye is this white lining that begins inside and goes down the hill.”

  • Second Story

    The summer issue of Custom Home is devoted to second homes. Formerly known as summer homes, these houses are becoming year-round houses. But whether you call them weekend homes, vacation homes, design builders and architects agree that these projects pose their own sets of challenges.

  • Via Verde—The Green Way, Bronx, N.Y.

    LEED-Gold affordable housing in the Bronx.

  • Shape Shifter

    David Benjamin is just as comfortable manipulating bacteria to create new building materials as he is working with famous clients like Kanye West.

  • The Art of Business

    Jing Liu and Florian Idenburg founded their firm SO-IL to be streamlined and selective. As Karrie Jacobs discovers, it's a strategy that has the firm on the verge of landing big-budget projects.