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Stunning in Southgate

| May 1, 2016
Stunning in Southgate

Urban design provides livable, inviting fun Neil and Kris Thomas have called Houston home for a long time. Married in 1984 after meeting in law school (he is a partner practicing public law at Norton Rose Fulbright, she is a lawyer employed by the federal judiciary), their first home together was an apartment. After that, […]

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Mid-Century Modernism

| April 1, 2016
Mid-Century Modernism

Historic Home’s Meticulous Design Transcends Time And Place In 1952-53, Lars Bang, one of the first graduates of the University of Houston’s College of Architecture, designed the extraordinary Bendit House in the then-new Ayrshire section of Braes Heights subdivision (now Braeswood Place) in suburban Houston.

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A Contemporary Retreat

| March 1, 2016
A Contemporary Retreat

Building A Light-Filled And Kid-Friendly Home Leigh and Jeff Bell moved to Houston from Tulsa just after getting married. When they began shopping for a home and neighborhood, the couple considered several factors: Jeff wanted to live close to his work downtown, they wanted to be part of a walkable community, and they wanted to […]

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Sophisticated Upgrades Transform Suburban Home

| January 1, 2016
Sophisticated Upgrades Transform Suburban Home

Remodel provides more comfort, beauty and function Michael and Karla Beehler built their existing home in 2007 to better accommodate their lives and work after their children graduated from high school.

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Holiday Décor Celebrates The Reason For The Season

| December 1, 2015
Holiday Décor Celebrates The Reason For The Season

For 24 years, Child Advocates of Fort Bend (CAFB) has showcased homes extravagantly decorated for the holidays in Fort Bend County’s most beautiful neighborhoods

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Renovated Ranch Home A Symphony
of Contemporary Design

| November 1, 2015
Renovated Ranch Home A Symphony </br>of Contemporary Design

Meyerland Couple Streamlines With Move Into Retirement And City Living Eddie and Dianne Cousins lived all over the world in the early part of their 36 years of marriage as a result of Eddie’s job as a deep-water drilling engineer and consultant in the oil and gas business.

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Love of The Big Easy

| October 1, 2015
Love of The Big Easy

New Orleans style meets industrial in this architectural beauty Mardi Gras beads dangling from the hallway coat rack might serve as a clue. Then there are the fun, colorful art pieces from the French Quarter scattered playfully along one wall.

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Texas Hill Country with a French Twist

| September 1, 2015
Texas Hill Country with a French Twist

Award-Winning Home Showcases The Outdoors With A Fusion Of Style A couple married for 30 years who had lived in their house for 23 years felt that they and their teenage sons had outgrown their 50-year-old ranch-style home.

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Transitional Design Takes Dated Home from Drab to Sophisticated

| August 1, 2015
Transitional Design Takes Dated Home from Drab to Sophisticated

When a couple has been married for 40 years, life- and homestyle preferences are pretty well-defined and mutually understood. Additionally, when they’re longtime Hous­tonians, they know which part of town and which neighborhoods they are inclined to call home.

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Where Bayou Meets City Chic

| July 1, 2015
Where Bayou Meets City Chic

Couple fuses love of the outdoors with vintage glam Rarely do haute couture, glamour and outdoor organic stylishly meet; high fashion chic and eco-friendly are unlikely friends; and seldom do Mississippi Delta and New York runway successfully pair. Yet Tia and Jempy Neyman have fused these elements magnificently in their home on a bayou. Touring […]

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Abode Americana

| June 1, 2015
Abode Americana

City Dwelling Reflects Couple’s Love Of Lodge Design

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Southern Style

| May 1, 2015
Southern Style

In 2012, Laura and Patrick Schneidau purchased a spacious lot with big plans in mind. They had a solid vision for the nearly 5,000-square-foot home that would one day inhabit that space, and with their early plans sketched onto notebook paper, this vibrant family embarked on the 14-month journey that would lead to their custom […]

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Modern Moroccan Riad in River Oaks

| April 1, 2015
Modern Moroccan Riad in River Oaks

Contemporary interpretation blends age-old design with Old World details When Patrick and Pam Cohan decided they were ready to make a change in their living environment, they were motivated by a few factors. “We are now empty nesters and we wanted to create our forever home,” said Pam, “and we desired a different aesthetic altogether.”

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Light and Bright Renovation

| March 1, 2015
Light and Bright  Renovation

Continuity And Comfortable Elegance Originally built in 1932, aside from its grandeur and stateliness, this elegant home hardly resembles its former self.

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Thrill of the Hunt

| February 1, 2015
Thrill of the Hunt

An Inspired Remodel Plays Canvas For A Homeowner’s Thrift Treasures

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CASA Christmas – Under the Big Top

| December 1, 2014
CASA Christmas – Under the Big Top

Don’t Miss This Year’s Home Tour!

Friday, Dec. 12
10am- 4pm and 6pm-9pm

Saturday, Dec. 13
10 am-4pm
Tickets are on sale now and
may be purchased online at cafb.org until Dec. 8 or at
select Fort Bend County Kroger and Randalls stores.

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Contemporary Village Chic

| November 1, 2014
Contemporary Village Chic

Making A New Home In A New Style In A New Neighborhood Married for 19 years, the Coneleys know what they want and what works for their family. Though Clay, who works for an energy investment bank, and Stacy,

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LIVED-IN and Luxurious

| October 1, 2014
LIVED-IN and Luxurious

Family-friendly home allows both comfort and well-appointed finishes Achieving the right balance in home design when accommodating active adults and even more active kids is not an easy task. What helps is having a clear vision, the luxury of time to plan what the family’s wants and needs are,

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Space, Location, Specific Design

| September 1, 2014
Space, Location, Specific Design

Couple’s ‘must have’ include three essential elements Since we married in 2002, we’ve lived in three homes, and each move was dictated by a need for more space both indoors and out,” disclosed Deneige and Derek Dooley with smiles on their faces. Their current abode is the result of their own vision,enhanced by experts in […]

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In the Provençal Style

| August 1, 2014
In the Provençal Style

Couple finds familiar French ambiance in new home

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