Lake Flat Porch House from Lake/Flato Architects in San Antonio, TX


Trolling around the internet today, I discovered a San Antonio, TX architecture firm, Lake/Flato, which is designing and building modular type green houses for lower cost. These type of houses could be the next wave for LA in such areas as Van Nuys. Description below comes from Lake/Flato: "Porch House, with a uniquely adaptable design…

“Walkville” Opens in North Hollywood


One of the most exciting developments in San Fernando Valley urban planning is nearing completion in North Hollywood near the Red Line Terminus. Walkville is a 5,000 unit housing development which is entirely green. Landscaped bike and walking trails wend their way alongside apartment buildings where children, seniors and families live.  The goal is to…