San Mateo Highlands—where longtime neighbors become friends for a lifetime

East Bay painter Fernando Reyes wows fans with his joyous abstractions

Fourteen abodes around the Bay that were actually home to Joe Eichler

Awakening whitewashed and damaged interiors with accent walls of personality

Home Improvement

About Contractors: Hire a Pro…in the Know
Home improvement can be an enjoyable experience—if you choose the right professionals
Modern Furnishings
Make a personal statement with furnishings destined to enrich your modern home

Neighborhoods

The Eichlers of Balboa Highlands - Granada Hills
Lights, cameras, and actions point these Eichlers to a distinguished future as a 'historic' neighborhood
Work in Progress: 19th Avenue - San Mateo
Nineteenth Avenue Park—building community in a hidden Eichler enclave of urban San Mateo

Lifestyle

Adventure on Wheels
With imaginations running wild, designers of the mid-century wowed America with sleek, ultramodern 'dream cars' slathered with chrome and fins
Wexler's Palm Springs Steel
Dreaming in steel: Palm Springs' tiny enclave of seven modern steel homes is a desert landmark.