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AAPI Heritage Month: Interior Design, Architecture, and Perspective

Together, architecture and interior design can complement one another to create magnificent spaces— where the exquisite details throughout embrace and exemplify the many cultures, traditions, and histories that have influenced them. The resulting designs offer a glimpse into the lives and stories of the…

May 17, 2022

Going Green: The Architectural Trends of the Future and Now

In response to the IPCC report released earlier this month, environmental issues are again at the forefront of our global consciousness. But, while sustainability is a priority for many, it is often ambiguous which of our choices are truly “environmentally friendly”—especially within our homes. …

April 22, 2022

All-Time Highs: The Alpine Homes Setting Records Across the Globe

Homes provide us with our very own private retreat from the world, a space to truly feel safe, and amidst the turbulence that has characterized the past few years, personal sanctuaries have never been more important. As home buyers continue to seek secluded oases,…

March 1, 2022

2022’s Overarching Design Trend: Curves

Throughout the twentieth century architects, interior designers and homeowners alike have been enamored with modernism’s sleek, clean angularity. Which should come as no surprise as our world has continued to shift with global changes and technological advances that have introduced many to a new…

February 23, 2022

Swoon-worthy Homes That Hit the Market in 2022

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, we’ve rounded up a few of the homes that we’ve fallen in love with so far in 2022. Engel & Völkers is proud to represent some of the most architecturally outstanding properties on the market, and while they…

February 14, 2022

Building out the Perfect Home Library

For an avid reader, a home library is the ultimate luxury. Not only is it the ideal spot to curl up with a good book but it can also be an escape from the world outside your home. Everyone needs a break sometimes, and…

February 9, 2022

Five Stunning Staircases That Elevate Their Space

Though their primary function is undoubtedly essential, staircases have the potential to become more than a means to transcend floors and contribute to a guest’s first, and last, impression of a space. By integrating spirals, floating steps and unique building materials, designers can turn…

January 25, 2022

Designing the Ultimate Chef’s Kitchen

With people spending more time at home there has been an increase in home renovation projects across the Americas. In fact, home remodeling searches more than doubled in 2021, with kitchens remaining the most remodeled room. As one of the most used rooms in…

January 5, 2022

A Home for the Holidays

Looking for a change of pace? A holiday home can provide you with a space separate from your primary residence where you can relax and recharge. It’s also a great investment for those who work remotely. “Purchasing a holiday property is always about personal…

December 22, 2021