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Do you know which state has the highest percentage of people living in apartments?  If you guessed New York, that’s a good guess.  24% of people in New York state live in apartments.  However, 34% of people in the District of Columbia live in apartments.  In case you’re wondering, the states with the lowest percentage of people living in apartments are Wyoming, Idaho, Montana and West Virginia – all of which have 5% of the population living in apartments.

Welcome to our section on apartments. This is where we have articles about apartment living, design, decorating, furniture as well as showcasing many apartment designs by architects and interior designers from around the world.

Harry Winston’s Apartment in Fifth Avenue, NY (Listed for $32.5 Million)

Harry Winston is known as the King of Diamonds and Jeweler to the Stars. Of course, you expect his home to be as stunning as his jewelry. His Fifth Avenue apartment doesn’t disappoint. It’s currently on the market for $32. 5 million.  All photos are used with permission from TopTenRealEstateDeals.com Historic Building 927 Fifth Avenue was …

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Ian Schrager’s Apartment in West Village, NY (Listed for $9.95 Million)

The legendary Ian Schrager rose to stardom in the late 1970s as a co-founder of the iconic club studio 54. He has listed his luxe West Village pad, New York, for under $ 10 million. This full-floor unit’s prized asset spreads across 3,800 square feet and has a private terrace overlooking the Hudson Rivers and …

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Minimalist Apartment with Panoramic View by Barbora Léblová

Studio: Barbora Léblová Interiors & ArchitectureAuthor: Barbora LéblováSocial Media: www.facebook.com/baraleblovawww.instagram.com/barbora_leblova_interiorsProject Location: Rezidence Central Park, PragueProject Country: Czech RepublicCompletion Year: 2020Gross Floor Area: 260 m² including terraceUsable Floor Area: 187 m² apartment37 m² terracePhotographer: BoysPlayNiceCollaboratorMain Contractor: 4Interior&tilesGraphical Design of Children Rooms: PUNX23Landscape Architect: Ateliér Koukol The site, formerly zoned as football stadium, is located next to …

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Mazanka Apartment by renewed MAKHNO Studio

Design: MAKHNO Studio Type: private apartment Area: 98 sq. m Location: Kyiv, Ukraine Team: Serhii Makhno, Viktor Zakharchenko, Serhii Filonchuk Photos by: Serhii Kadulin Mazanka is an apartment in a Kyiv skyscraper with a view of the Dnipro river, where ancient construction technologies were used. In the Ukrainian language, мазанка (mazanka) means a small village …

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Penthouse in Saigon by T3 Architects

  Company name: T3 Architects Contact e-mail: contact@t3architects.com Project Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam Completion Year: 2016 Other participants: • Main contractor (ATC) • Furniture contractor (Minh Chuong), • MEP contractor (Khang Nam Engineering), • Wood supplier (Vinaplace), • Lighting contractor (ELEK), • Metalworks (SICOT FRENCH STEEL) • Construction Management: T3 Architects & …

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Dame Joan Collins’ Apartment in Manhattan, NY (Listed for $2.095 Million)

Dame Joan Collins, talented actress, author, and columnist, is selling her Manhattan apartment. Collins’ stunning career as an actress has spanned the better part of seven decades. Now, she’s selling her elegant Manhattan apartment, located in Midtown. It is currently listed for $2.095 million. Dame Joan Collins is a household name, having starred in Hollywood …

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Apartment on a Mint Floor by fala

Location: Porto, Portugal Status: 2019 Completed Client: Private Commission Architect: fala Built Project Team: Filipe Magalhães, Ana Luisa Soares, Ahmed Belkhodja, Costanza Favero, Lera Samovich, Joana Sendas, Paulo Sousa Surface Area: 190m2 Contractor: Engilaco lda Photography: Ricardo Loureiro Located on the piano nobile of a modernist housing block, the apartment faced a reclaimed terrace; the …

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Alpine Barn Apartment by OFIS Architects

Architect’s Firm: OFIS Architects Location: Bohinj, Slovenia Program: Revitalisation Client: Private Area: 120m² Year: 2014-2015 Type: Aparment Status: Built Project Team: Rok Oman, Spela Videcnik, Andrej Gregoric, Janez Martincic, Michele Albonetti, Maria Della Mea, Tomaž Cirkvencic, Pawel Nikkiel, Gözde Okyay, Roberta Costa,Maria Rosaria Ritonnaro, Ralea Toma Ioan Catalin, Grega Valencic, Vlad Popa, Tanja Veselic, Jade …

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Apartment 65m2 in Dublin 2019 by Tim Gabriel

By Tim Gabriel This apartment for a family with one child in Dublin. The windows in the bedrooms overlook the bay so this fact dictated the arrangement of furniture in the bedrooms. The main challenge was finding enough storage space with limited space in the apartment. The height of the ceilings is very small, which …

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Tom Clancy’s Penthouse in Baltimore, MD (Going to Auction)

Tom Clancy’s Baltimore Maryland Penthouse was a labor of love, taking 2 years to complete. It came with a $15 million price tag as well. Tom Clancy is known for his best-selling thriller novels. The 12,000 sq ft penthouse went up for auction in December 2020. The auction price was not disclosed, but it was last …

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Apartamento TC by Firma Arquitetura

By: Firma Arquitetura Location: Jardim Europa, São Paulo Area: 270 m² Year: 2019 Collaborators: Guido Otero, Murilo Zidan e Pedro Torggler Photos: Carolina Lacaz Work: Potentia Woodwork: Padrão Móveis Locksmiths: Padrão Móveis / Artsteel Stones: Bellas Artes / Alicante Automation: Dinx Solutions Lighting: Labluz / Itens Furniture: Líder (sofá e poltronas sala de estar), Breton …

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Leonard Bernstein’s Penthouse in Park Avenue, NY (Listed for $29.5 Million)

Music fans house hunting in New York might consider the family home-sized penthouse of Leonard Bernstein. The Park Avenue property lists for $29.5 million. The American composer, conductor, pianist, and author resided in this spacious 6,300 square feet penthouse until his death. It offers a roomy living space of six bedrooms and seven bathrooms. The …

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Apartamento Oscar Freire by Firma Arquitetura

Location: Jardins, São Paulo Data: 2017 – 2018 Area: 217 m² Project: Arquitetura de Interiores Authors: Eduardo Saguas Miller e Cadu Murgel Miller (Firma Arquitetura) e Bruno Gondo (Oficina Aberta) Collaborators: Pedro Torggler, Julia Lazcano Photos: Carolina Lacaz – www.carolinalacaz.com Woodwork: Caciel Locksmiths: Dante Machi Stones: Neogran Granilite: Casa Franceza Automation: New Solution Lighting: Reka …

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An Apartment in Mooca by oitentaedois feat. Firma

Project year: 2014 Project construction: 2014 – 2018 Area: 140m² Location: R. Celso de Azevedo Marques – São Paulo, SP – Brazil Photographs: Manuel Sá Photographer`s Instagram: @omanuelsa Architects in charge: Bruno Jin Young Kim, Carlos Eduardo Murgel Miller Team: Claudia Kim Kim, Marina Novaes de Camillo Lighting: Reka Iluminação Woodwork: Visual Móbile Furniture: Fernando …

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Apartment LN by Firma Arquitetura

Architect: Cadu Miller (firma arquitetura) + Guido Otero (goaa) Location: Itaim Bibi, São Paulo, Brasil Area: 140.0 m² Year completed: 2013 Photos: Pedro Kok Contractor: Alfonso Fierro Woodwork: Valter Vieira Locksmiths: Levi Peixoto – Serralheria Cabrália Concept The uniqueness of the LN apartment is in its location: on top of a building located in the …

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Szczecin Apartment by Andrii Żdaniuk

Visualized by: Andrii Żdaniuk Szczecin Apartment flaunts a contemporary interior accentuated by bold furnishings. It’s clean and sleek design showcasing stark white walls and marbles are softened by light wood elements for a cozy feel. The living room in the studio is characterized by a yellow L-shaped sofa with multi-colored pillows in the shades of …

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Apartment Piano Nobile in Venice, Italy

Apartment Piano Nobile is located in the Moorish and Byzantine-style Palazzo Molin with its original Gothic facade in Venice, Italy. This apartment is originally priced at $8.5 million and is now going to auction with a reserve set at $4.92 million. Palazzo Molin has a grand lobby designed by Milan-based designer Culti and a courtyard …

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