House of the Week
Simple design and pre-nail framing kept the cost down, say the owners.
A Kiwi writer has brought a slice of antipodean style to her renovated San Francisco Bay Area home.
From the pool pavilion and tennis court to the home theatre, this home is an entertainer's dream.
This former hospital has been transformed into a bustling home for a family of six and their three cats.
Couple took a leap of faith to turn this washed-up ex-student flat into a beautiful family home.
An Auckland couple fell for the story-book charm of this home that oozes history - but was in need of a little TLC.
The eco features in this new home by David Reid Homes are out of sight.
Wellington retailer Nicola Cranfield aimed for New York but landed in another Brooklyn much closer to her heart
Nicola Pike first dismissed her Art Deco apartment as too tiny, but now she says it has all the room she needs.
Looking around this light-filled home on the North Shore, you could easily be transported to the Hamptons.
Captured inside the exterior's demure white walls is a retro home roaring with colour and personality.
Conserving a rambling old house takes dedication, and this 100-year-old Epsom arts and crafts beauty has been fortunate enough to inspire it.
Two families combined their holiday wish-lists and ended up building a shared bach on the beach.
New Plymouth's busy waterfront has been a revelation for a couple who, after decades inland, have built their dream home by the sea.
It's amazing what a difference a coat of paint, a new doormat and a couple of plants can make.
There's seven bathrooms and three kitchens, yet these art-loving owners have run out of room for more “beautiful things”.
As evening falls, the lights come on in this immaculate garden... and guests take their seats in a remarkable cinema.
A practical approach at this park-like garden - which features its own vineyard - has served its owners well.
Sand, sea and sky mark the only boundaries at an Auckland couple’s beachfront retreat.
A pair of serial renovators set out to recreate the look of a cruise liner in this luxurious penthouse.
This apartment with a “front lawn” of ocean and a boat park downstairs is worthy of James Bond.
For a truly authentic Kiwi bach holiday, it would be hard to beat this hideaway on Great Barrier Island.
Self portraits adorn the walls of every room of Kiwi artist Viky Garden's Sandringham home.
This 120-year-old villa - once inhabited by the wealthy Rothschilds family - comes with its very own slice of beach.
Four trees, two months of prep... nothing is done by halves over the silly season in this palatial Christchurch home.
Who needs a burglar alarm with two towering stone-faced bouncers outside your home?
A timeless traditional Christmas is the best gift she can give her family, says this creative rural homeowner.
This might be the sunniest villa in Auckland - so bright, in fact, that wearing sunglasses indoors has become de rigueur.
There isn't a surface in Relda Frogley's colourful-yet-serene home that's immune to wallpaper.
This vibrant home on the Cashmere hills is testimony to its owner’s belief in the transformative power of colour.