VIDEO: One-of-a-Kind Luxury Homes

As some cities tighten zoning rules, unique homes that predate the code may have an edge in the resale market. Photo: Alexia Fodere for The Wall Street Journal (more…)...

VIDEO: Rammed-Earth Construction Gets Luxury Makeover

Although it’s been around for millennia, rammed-earth construction— layers of granite and soil, compacted into solid walls—is making a surprising reappearance in multimillion dollar homes. Photo: Robert Reck ...

VIDEO: Marbella’s New Appeal

Roaring back from years of crisis, Spain's ritziest summer resort now has year-round allure, as a younger generation of high-end buyers make Marbella their balmy base. Photo: Essenza Living (more…)...

VIDEO: Not Your Typical Man Cave

The man cave has come to represent the quintessential guy sanctuary. But a growing number of men are opting for anti-caves of a sort – male retreats with a sophisticated twist. Photo: Claudio Papapietro for The...

VIDEO: Spec Homes Pushing Higher

Developers are racing to build trophy homes on spec – some with record asking prices – as the top end of the luxury real estate market is booming like never before. Photo: Lisa Corson for The Wall Street Journa...

VIDEO: A Laid-Back Lifestyle

While Key West has long been a destination, newcomers to the Florida Keys are drawn to the sprawling ocean view estates on the upper and middle keys. Photo: Alexia Fodere for The Wall Street Journal (more&he...

VIDEO: Luxury Homes Branch Out

Majestic old trees have become irreplaceable commodities in luxury real estate, with architects designing entire homes around them. Photo: Jason Henry for The Wall Street Journal. (more…)...

VIDEO: Members-Only Luxury

Developers are attracting buyers to their golf and ski homes with some of the most luxurious clubhouses imaginable. A new $36 million development in Wyoming has views of the Teton Mountains. Photo: Greg Von Doe...

VIDEO: Homeowners Pay for Luxury of Silence

Residents in urban areas are spending to keep their homes pin-drop quiet. Meanwhile, the qualities they often look for —giant windows, convenience and open layouts—can translate to even more noise. Photo: Bryan...

VIDEO: A Villa State of Mind

High-end homeowners are returning to the villas of southwest Berlin, a symbol of luxury until World War II. The Jundefs bought a 1930s villa and tore it down to build a new seven-bedroom mansion. Photo: Alexa V...

VIDEO: The Perks of Being an Architect

Some architects become close friends with their clients, leading to great travel and stays at vacation homes. Elissa Morgante and Fred Wilson designed themselves a guest room in a Lake Michigan home. Photo: Cla...

VIDEO: WSJ’s House of the Week Is…

Will it be a turn-of-the-century Chicago home with modern interiors, or a landmark townhouse with period details on Manhattan's Upper West Side? Stefanos Chen unveils the winner on Lunch Break. Photo: Redfin. ...

VIDEO: WSJ’s House of the Week Is…

Will it be a landmark Manhattan property hitting the market for the first time in 30 years or a home with a 3,500-bottle wine cellar and tasting room? WSJ's Stefanos Chen reveals the winner on Lunch Break. Phot...

VIDEO: Views From the Top of the World

Buyers are paying top dollar for penthouses with impressive views. A Brooklyn homeowner overlooks the Manhattan skyline; a Chicago homeowner has views atop the highest U.S. residential tower. Photo: Claudio Pap...

VIDEO: Duplex Loft in TriBeCa: $6.75 Million

A new $6.75 million TriBeCa listing is perfect for photography lovers: the two-bedroom duplex has plenty of space to showcase the owner’s photography collection, and it's currently set up with a darkroom. Jacki...

VIDEO: Builders Show Off New Products

Hundreds of new products were on display this week at the annual International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas. Photo: Travis Industries. (more…)...

VIDEO: Small-Scale Luxury

A builder stints on nothing...except size. Photo: Katy McLaughlin/The Wall Street Journal. (more…)...

VIDEO: House of the Year: Killer Views on Lake Tahoe

After three weeks of voting and nearly 900,000 votes, WSJ readers selected this Lake Tahoe property with ties to ‘The Godfather: Part II’ as their top home. Photo: Jason Henry for The Wall Street Journal. ...

VIDEO: Modern Hilltop in Australia: $4.5M

From a tropical respite in Australia to two properties along the snow-capped mountains of Japan, here's a look at some of the homes featured as Asia's House of the Day. Photo: Unique Estates. (more&hell...

VIDEO: WSJ’s House of the Week Is…

A modern fortress in Illinois has a stone façade but is filled with natural light due to skylights. Will it win WSJ's House of the Week? Stefanos Chen reveals the winner. Photo: Coldwell Banker. (more&h...