It’s every architectural designer’s dream to create their own home. On a patch of land near Lambert’s Cove, Nick Waldman and his wife, Sarah, did just that, building their minimalist dream house from the ground up.

Moira Silva

Searching for the best place to one day spend their retirements, theologians Emilie Townes and Laurel Schneider took a chance on Oak Bluffs.

Louisa Hufstader

An old beach shanty tucked into the moors of Lobsterville had served the family well. But it was time for a new home to house the next generation of memories.

Sydney Bender

Our homes, ponds, and wetlands depend on septic systems. New technology stands to change the way we think about our waste.

Thomas Humphrey

A songwriter and an engineer put down roots and anchors in Vineyard Haven.

Sydney Bender

For one Canadian couple, a two-hundred-year-old Edgartown gem proved the perfect opportunity to write a new chapter.

Sissy Biggers

Gogo Ferguson and David Sayre’s storied Chilmark home is designed for a good get-together, RSVP not required.

Sydney Bender

Down a winding dirt road abutting an ancient way, Cathy Weiss and Ed Solomon have created a peaceful, sun-filled retreat all their own.

Martha Kirkpatrick