Natalia Elko's Posts

Beyond the Build: How to design a dream home

Mark Verdova, Vice President of Payne & Payne, Custom Home Builder and Home Renovations shares the design elements that go into building a dream home.

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The Art & Craft of Building Design

For this month’s Beyond the Build, we spoke with Nathalia Camacho of Avdoo Partners & Development about the art & craft of building design, specifically in an urban landscape. We explore the 58 St. Marks project, set in Brooklyn, New York, with a nature-inspired design that is juxtaposed by its modern and luxurious feeling in an urban backdrop.

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Beyond the Build: Jed Weissbluth

On this month’s Beyond the Build, we spoke with Jed Weissbluth of Uncommon Residential about his recent renovation of a century-old Chicago home. Uncommon Residential takes on projects of all shapes and sizes—new builds, additions, and remodels in Chicago and the North suburbs, and they are dedicated to thoughtful design, durability, and longevity.

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Beyond the Build: Intracorp Homes

For this month’s Beyond the Build we spoke with Brad Stein, President of Intracorp Texas, and Wendy Dunnam Tita, Architect and Design Principal at Page about their first Austin-based project: 33 East Ave. From intimate townhomes to iconic gateway towers and apartment residences, Intracorp has a gorgeous portfolio with many innovative projects.

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Beyond the Build: DC Partners

On this month’s Beyond the Build, we spoke with real estate expert Julie Kleine at DC Partners, a Houston-based real estate development and investment firm dedicated to traditional and innovative venues. DC Partners takes on real estate projects of all shapes and sizes—from luxury high-rise condominiums and sleek office spaces or hotels, to multi-family and residential communities.

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Beyond the Build: Coba Properties

Welcome to Beyond the Build, an exciting new series highlighting incredible builder projects that inspire, current trends top of mind for homeowners, and a sneak peek at one-of-a-kind properties.

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7 Steps to Organize Your Refrigerator

The experts at BlissHaus share 7 steps that will transform your entire refrigerator in 30 minutes.

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Elevated (Yet Easy!) Recipes

When it comes to planning meals, I try to keep things exciting – and with more time at home, I’ve been turning to my tried and true recipes and given them a little twist. These are some of my all-time favorites – be it for a larger household or a party of one. The best part is, these dishes require minimal ingredients, pack a ton of flavor and are visually delightful, too.

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